Twin Atlantic: TRNSMT couldn’t be closer to home


It competence be a initial time TRNSMT festival has taken place in Glasgow, though for one act they couldn’t be closer to home.

Local rope Twin Atlantic, who’ve only come behind from ancillary System of a Down in Moscow, are personification on a Sunday line-up.

Front male Sam McTrusty said: “It couldn’t be closer for us, we could substantially magnitude it metres, how distant divided a theatre is from a operation rooms.

“It’s a closest door-to-door gig we could do.”

The four-piece stone rope are from Glasgow and use in studios right on Glasgow Green where a initial TRNSMT is holding place.

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“The Glasgow Green has been used for decades and decades – it used to be common space, we meant people used to hang their washing there behind in a day.

“It’s always been renewed and found a opposite use, either for concerts or only for people to travel their dogs.

“Our drummer Craig runs by it to get to a use space. It’s a large space, tighten to a water, it’s a cold place to horde an eventuality like this,” explains Sam.

Twin Atlantic are no strangers to personification in front of a Scottish crowd, and have enjoyed personification T in a Park by a years.

They headlined a BBC Radio 1 Stage on a Saturday during T 2015.

Twin Atlantic

“Compared to T in a P it’ll be unequivocally different. Time will tell if that’s a good or bad thing.

“I consider it’s going to open a whole entrance of possibilities. Maybe they’ll thesis it some-more to focusing on bands like this year is,” continues Sam.

“The city festival is flattering renouned via Europe, so that’s cool.

“I’m unequivocally adult for it – if we wasn’t personification I’d unequivocally be going – we consider that says it all,” he laughed.

On Sunday Twin Atlantic will play between Blossoms and Two Door Cinema Club before Biffy Clyro headline.

“The TRNSMT choice is one of a improved line ups I’ve seen this summer. There’s not many billings that come tighten to this. It would be roughly ridiculous to not knowledge this one,” says Sam.

“Obviously this is a home town, though we were astounded to be enclosed on a check since each other rope has had a series one manuscript in a UK. We aren’t utterly during that tallness nonetheless nonetheless we have managed tip ten, though it is insane to be enclosed in such a prestigious bill.”

“I’ve schooled over a final decade, we can’t count on anything when it comes to live music, generally when it comes to festivals.

“Yes we are from Glasgow though we are walking out there with an open mind. We need a throng to spin adult for us.

“We have such different songs and we take people on a rollercoaster float with a set from start to finish so in sequence for them to unequivocally suffer it they need to give us that appetite and passion back.

“I’m certain with a small bit of magic, we can accommodate in a center and make something noted happen.”

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