traumahelikopter (lowercase intentional) have got it figured out: play short, fast, loud songs, and do it faster, louder, and more intensely than anyone else. This Dutch band from Groningen Noord is a trio, but with two guitars (no bass) and a minimal drum kit, they’re anything but traditional. Their unique setup and infinite energy give these punk anthems a fresh angle on the genre. They stopped by during CMJ to blast through some jams and chat about their music.

Featured song: “Infected”

Complete broadcast and audio playlist:

traumahelikopter’s self titled album is available now.

traumahelikopter on Bandcamp:
Twitter: @trmhlkptr

Upcoming tour dates:
12/14 @ Glimps Festival in Gent, BE
12/27 @ Molotow in Hamburg, DE
12/29 @ Black Label in Leipzig, DE
12/30 @ Huhnermanhattan in Halle, S DE
12/31 @ Comet in Berlin, DE

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