November 25, 2018
THE TRANCE - farewell to a world untorn LP is reviewed by Mike Korbik from Twang! Records / Guitars Galore:
"…the songwriting is with no doubt rooted in the Flower Power era of the year 1967 with characteristics of bands like TOMORROW, ART, SMALL FACES, sometimes also THE WHO, THE ANIMALS or SPENCER DAVIS GROUP. On the other hand, the style and arrangements shows, that they are also kids from the revival of the 80´s. Bands like THE PRISONERS, MAKIN`TIME and not least THE VOGUE from Vienna have left their mark on the sound of this album. The LP contains all songs they had ever recorded, including the so far unreleased song „The Ride“ and a slight rougher demo version of „Magic Sphere“. The sequence of the songs here is different as on the CD from 1998. It starts with „Officer Pearson“, an unique Mod Psych Pop song, which bring you straight to the SciFi worlds of the seventies. Beside of strong R&B Mod Beat tracks there are consequently those trips into psychedelic dreams and fantasy worlds, without given up to much the down-to-earth attitude. The LP is limited to 200 copies, 50 of them in transparent vinyl, 50 in marbled vinyl and 100 on black wax.
The best re-issue of the year!"
August 23, 2018
12.10.18 : Munster - Gleis 22 (Germany)
13.10 : Frankfurt - DKK (Germany)
25.10 : Paris - Le Klub (France)
26.10 : Caen - TBA (France)
27.10 : Lille - DIY Cafe (France)
August 17, 2018
LTS will celebrate the new album at Prince Albert in Brigthton on Sat 25th August 2018. First and good possibility to buy straight there the album !!!
May 23, 2018
Here we go! Ready to hit the streets tomorrow.
Copies on gold vinyl (lim. 100/ hand-numbered) are already going low in stock....
Regular version on black wax.
This Sunday 27th May, the featured albums on The Glory Boy Mod Radio Show,UK come from The Threads & Tara Milton. Thanks to Alan May for the support!!!
February 17, 2018
Limited 1st press out of stock!!! But new copies will be available in around 2 weeks. This time black wax in white heavy cardboard sleeve. Top job guys ! Some copies still floating around... wanna support the underground !? ....
February 9, 2018
Both bands will be on stage to celebrate 11 years Remmi Demmi Mod Club + Birthday Bash from Axel aka Grausiger Fund who is a longtime supporter of the label. See you there!
January 30, 2018
Brand new band from the streets of Moscow with two debut singles by four lads from the cities Mod & Music Scene.
January 1, 2018
OG Projects! A brand new contemporary art space & culture magazine running by great artists Stefan Strumbel, Stefan Armbruster and Florian Waldvogel. Happy that the TFA label got a little kudos at the first issue, released in December 2017.
September 29, 2017
Tout est calé !
13/10 TOURS (fr) - Canadian café
14/10 PARIS (fr) - Le Klub - w/ Gonna get yours + guest
15/10 NANCY (fr) - Black Baron
17/10 FRANKFURT (All) - Dreikönigskeller -
18/10 BERLIN (All) - Cortina Bob -
19/10 HAMBURG (All) - Monkeys Music Club - w/ The Spitfires
20/10 SIEGEN (All) - VEB -
21/10 WURZEN (All) - D5 - Contra Bash w/ Crim, Strongbow
July 21, 2017
After Dizzy´s "Completely Perfect" DoLP on Detour is sold out since a while the first Giffer LP/CD here is also out of stock now. I remember well extensively gigging Berlin around every 4 month (6 times between end of 2009 and early 2012). Always sharing the stage with THE NOT AMUSED and/or THE PIKES.
May 31, 2017
"... Jam Division ..."
"... they surprise again with their unique and varied sound of Pop Punk and 79er Mod Revival, with an overlying black cloud of Post-punk melancholy and French Cold Wave darkness..."
"... but the framework is still Powerpop or Mod Revival- Sound from bands as Long Tall Shorty, The Chords, Purple Hearts or early The Jam... "
"... with this exceptional melange of two from Punk born and influenced music genres, from the late 70´s and early 80´s, they are pretty unique in the current scene... "
May 18, 2017
All 5 records are out now ! Here we go with the 2nd video by The Gift.
May 10, 2017
Finally! the new label website is online but not yet completed. I will add bit by bit more lines, photos, videos, flyers from the bands, e.g. the Giffers from London or The Riots, WTC... In any case, i hope you like it.
A lot of the previously releases are gone, so it´s time for some new records. To be precise, 5 pieces will hit the streets on 18th May:
BJ´S NEW BREED, feat. label- mates since the begin, with a new smashing Freakbeat 7“ -
DUKES OF HAMBURG with another classic LP -
SAMUEL S PARKES with their long awaited ‚New Northern’ 45 -
Mod-Punk debut 7" by the WEEKS -
plus THE GIFT with their Post-punk New Mod sound LP.
As always, there will be a limited coloured version of each release.
For orders you can easily take the shop option here or write me an email. I am always happy to get a personal message.
May 10, 2017
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