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The Trees and the Wild: Europe is their playground

  • Felix Dass

    Contributor

Jakarta   /   Sun, September 30 2012   /  02:57 pm

It’s a new story with a new lineup. The Trees and the Wild are making their way to a wider audience in Europe.

From the city of Bekasi to Helsinki, Hamburg and beyond, the now five-piece band is seizing opportunities to bring their music to the world.

With the release of their brilliant 2009 debut album, Rasuk (Enter), The Trees and the Wild were well received by local music buffs and built up a good reputation as they toured throughout Indonesia showcasing their music. Their lively stage performances, driven by obvious amounts of passion for what they’re doing in music, are supported by their unique sound.

With such a positive atmosphere around them, they regularly began playing shows in Singapore and Malaysia. This early success brought them to the attention of booking agency Figure8, who has added a new chapter to their tale of success: A European tour.
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