Ta-Ta-Ta-Time

Sequoyah Tiger. Ta-Ta-Ta-Time

Released by Morr Music
Distributed by Morr Music Distribution GmbH
morr 144 - EP/Digital

Release Dates
Worldwide: Apr 01, 2016


Having previously released two demos under her Sequoyah Tiger moniker, the Italian producer Leila Gharib returns with her debut EP on Germany’s Morr Music. "Ta-Ta-Ta-Time" comprises five songs Leila Gharib wrote in her home town Verona between 2013 and 2015. read more...



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27.10.2017
Sequoyah Tiger 'Parabolabandit' Release Day!

Finally the world can hear 'Parabolabandit', Sequoyah Tiger's debut album! 

While exploring the limits and hubs of pop traditions, weird sound studies and vocal experiments, she comes up with bewilderingly beautiful songs in which vintage rock ’n’ roll and present-day avant pop happily clash with electronic and acoustic elements, jagged beats and subtle rhythms, otherworldly shouts and confessional words.

You can order the record on anost.net, or take a listen via Spotify or iTunes.

25.10.2017
Sequoyah Tiger Playlist

In preparation for this Friday's release of Sequoyah Tiger's debut album 'Parabolabandit', you can now check out her new Spotify playlist: Mordi il tuono. There are plenty of new favorites to be discovered! 

Shows

2017-12-15 Verona (IT)
Colorificio Kroen
2017-12-16 Florence (IT)
Glue
2017-12-22 Bresci (IT)
Lio Bar
2017-12-23 Ravenna (IT)
Bronson
2018-01-19 Bologna (IT)
Covo Club
2018-01-20 Jesi (Ancona) (IT)
TNT

All releases by Sequoyah Tiger:

Parabolabandit Parabolabandit
by Sequoyah Tiger Morr Music
CD/Digital/Promo/LP - Oct 27, 2017
Awayaway / Weaver's Cave Remixes Awayaway / Weaver's Cave Remixes
by Sequoyah Tiger vs. Saroos A Number Of Small Things
7”/Digital - Nov 18, 2016
Ta-Ta-Ta-Time Ta-Ta-Ta-Time
by Sequoyah Tiger Morr Music
EP/Digital - Apr 01, 2016

Sequoyah Tiger. Ta-Ta-Ta-Time

Morr Music - morr 144

Having previously released two demos under her Sequoyah Tiger moniker, the Italian producer Leila Gharib returns with her debut EP on Germany’s Morr Music.

"Ta-Ta-Ta-Time" comprises five songs Leila Gharib wrote in her home town Verona between 2013 and 2015. Gharib, who had previously been a member of the local Indie Rock trio Bikini The Cat and co-founded the performing arts trio Barokthegreat, both takes her cues from various forms of arts and also makes use of them to create a multi-disciplinary gesamtkunstwerk.

If it is the zine she designed for the release of her first demo "Brother/Brother" in late 2014 or a slew of washed out, impressionistic videos she directed herself, she channels a passion for that which inspires her: Her so-called own "visual alphabet" is made up from a wide array impressions like drawings of animals, VHS aesthetics, adventure books, amongst others. Gharib even describes the EP’s title as a "graphic stutter" which expresses "the duration of an emotional experience", much like what she calls a "Bolero effect" in regards to her music, which refers not to Ravel´s famous piece, but to a spanish, traditional dance of the same name, which heavily relies on the interplay of the progression of time and rhythmic repetition.

It would thus perhaps not be wrong to label "Ta-Ta-Ta-Time" EP a piece of Synth Pop. Only that "Synth" here would be short for "synaesthetic": Gharib’s songs, which take their cues from traditional genres like Doo-Wop as much as from contemporary experimental Pop acts like Panda Bear, refer directly to visual art and language. Language is indeed the starting point of Sequoyah Tiger’s songs, which revolve around her processed and at times layered vocals, complemented by gripping rhythms and rich harmonies. Breakages, repetition and delays are not flaws, but rather integral elements in Gharib’s songwriting process, in which the musical quality of language develops a life of its own. Sequoyah Tiger’s opaque lyrics aim less at creating narratives than generating new meanings and expressing emotions which tie in perfectly with her highly allusive music.

Cat.no.: morr 144
Format: EP/Digital

Tracklisting

1
1. The Fire D Vampa
2. Slimer Smile
3. Five Chants
4. Awayaway
5. Hey Paul Anka

Release Dates:
Apr 01, 2016 (Worldwide)