Multi-instrumentalists Zheka and Paul, combining field recordings, loops, bass lines, electronic dance beats, synths, powerful vocals, hurdy-gurdy & whistles, produce and perform dynamic, passionate and visual music with an accent on personal protest.
They have been compared to various genres, from industrial and electronic rock to psychedelic drone punk and progressive trance. Formed in Ukraine in 2008 tAngerinecAt have four albums to date and have performed hundreds of shows all over UK and Eastern Europe.
“Watch out for: tAngerinecAt. This is some of the most powerful music I have heard in a long time…”
– LOUDER THAN WAR
“… Zheka’s a fantastic singer, a ranter and belter with occasional glassware-shattering screams. As abrasive noise went, I liked them a whole lot.”
“Tangerinecat exploded into my world and I’m a happier man for it! Awesome energy and multidisciplinary. Myself and the team at New Art Exchange really appreciated your work.”
– Jason Pollitt, NEW ART EXCHANGE
“Truly stunning performance…”
– Anne Louise Kershaw, Co-Director/Owner at Instigate Arts, Former Arts & Music Editor at manchestersfinest.com
“You were absolutely brilliant, so captivating! Comment from one of our volunteers “I couldn’t take my eyes off the stage”…”
– LADYFEST Manchester
Grounded and unbound, with as many vocal tones as there are corners of the soul, multi-instrumentalist and lyrical tour de force, Stephanie Finegan is an artist of effortless originality. She transcends acoustic singer-songwriter, electronica, hip hop and slam poetry seamlessly. Her art is an adventure through the forest of the heart.
Winner of the Swansea Poetry Slam 2016 and Hammer&Tongue Slam at Edinburgh Fringe 2016
“She’s like getting hit by a lightning bolt of LIFE”
– Adam Walton BBC RADIO