Time: 10 – 10:45pm
Date: Saturday 17th September
Venue: Signature Brew Haggerston
Rachel Aggs is a multi instrumentalist and songwriter based in Glasgow, who has achieved international acclaim with her bands Trash Kit, Shopping, and Sacred Paws. Aggs is known for her distinctive guitar style, influenced by West African music and DIY punk to create her own brand of lo-fi euphoric post-punk pop.
She released a solo album on Lost Map records as part of their Visitations residency in 2019 and self released Tape 1 in 2020. Both releases showcase Aggs’ signature hybrid post-punk/highlife inspirations stripped down to new minimal extremes. In her new solo artist form, Aggs pairs Pulsating, electronic beats, coolly-recited lyrical mantras and spindly guitar lines abound in this life affirming music that speaks directly to your heart.