L A T E S T

OCTOBER 2019

 

'Fallen Men' EP will be released on Friday 1st November 2019 and is available now as a digital pre-order from the Disconnected Music Bandcamp Page. 

 

The EP consists of 5 tracks: 'Fallen Men', 'Empty Mirrors', 'We Know It's Over', 'As Below, So Above' and 'Unsound' and features cover photography by Robert Barker.

 

In addition to Bandcamp, the EP will also be available on most good digital music download and streaming sites & services.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JULY 2019

 

'Fallen Men' has been released as a digital-only single on streaming services including SPOTIFY, APPLE MUSIC, DEEZER, PANDORA AND TIDAL.

 

The promo video for the single can be viewed on both YOUTUBE and VIMEO.

 

'Fallen Men' will be the title track of a forthcoming 5-track EP, released later this year.

 

 

 

MAY 2019

 

 

Thank you to everyone who attended the TIRS show in London in 27th April and helped make it such a special night for us.

 

Our set included the live debuts of three new songs: 'Unsound', 'Impermanence' and 'Fallen Men'; while old songs 'Our Saving Grace' and 'Swansong' were performed by the full band for the first time since 2012.  

 

A VIDEO OF THE FULL SET CAN BE STREAMED NOW ON YOUTUBE.

 

 

 

 

 

APRIL 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#TIRS2019 #FALLENMEN

 

 

 

MARCH 2019

 

TIRS will be playing a one-off live show on Saturday 27th April 2019 at The Sebright Arms, London.

This will be the group's first live performance since October 2015. TIRS onstage 22:00-23:00. Support will be from Frankie Teardrop Dead and The Fire Healer.

 

#TIRS2019

 

 

 

 

FEBRUARY 2019

 

This Is Radio Silence have released their first new music in over 4 years.

 

New single 'We Know It's Over' (Barr/McLees) is available now.

 

#TIRS2019

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER 2018

 

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JANUARY 2017

 

 

OUR FAVOURITE RELEASES OF 2016:

 

MELT YOURSELF DOWN - 'LAST EVENINGS ON EARTH'

ANDREW WEATHERALL - 'CONVENANZA'

DAVID BOWIE - 'BLACKSTAR'

NISENNENMONDAI - '#3'

SAVAGES - 'ADORE LIFE'

FAT WHITE FAMILIY - 'SONGS FOR OUR MOTHERS'

THE COMET IS COMING - 'COSMIC DUST'

BEAK> - 'COUPLE IN A HOLE'

RIVAL CONSOLES - 'NIGHT MELODY'

MINOR VICTORIES - 'MINOR VICTORIES'

MASSIVE ATTACK - 'RITUAL SPIRIT EP'

POWELL - 'SPORT'

THE FALL - 'WISE OL MAN EP'

NINE INCH NAILS - 'NOT THE ACTUAL EVENTS'

THE KVB - 'OF DESIRE'

SHE MAKES WAR - 'DIRECTION OF TRAVEL'

 

 

THERE WERE ALSO FOUR RELEASES FROM TIRS SIDE PROJECT DISCONNECTS DURING 2016, ALL OF WHICH CAN BE STREAMED/DOWNLOADED HERE.

 

 

 

JANUARY 2016

 

THIS IS RADIO SILENCE WOULD LIKE TO THANK EVERYONE WHO ATTENDED THE GROUP'S SHOWS DURING 2015 AND SUPPORTED US THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.

WE KNOW WHO YOU ARE.

 

 

 

NOVEMBER 2015

 

BEN WILL BE PERFORMING A SOLO SET OF TIRS MATERIAL, SUPPORTING SHE MAKES WAR ON THURSDAY 3RD DECEMBER AT THE SEBRIGHT ARMS IN EAST LONDON. DETAILS/TICKETS HERE.

 

 

 

AUGUST 2015

 

THIS IS RADIO SILENCE PLAY A SPECIAL HEADLINE SET ON THURSDAY 20TH AUGUST AT OFF THE CUFF IN HERNE HILL, LONDON. THE SHOW IS THE FIRST TIRS WILL HAVE PLAYED ON ITS SOUTH LONDON 'HOME TURF' SINCE SEPTEMBER 2012 (AT THE SADLY NOW-CLOSED HALF MOON VENUE, ALSO IN HERNE HILL) AND THOSE ATTENDING CAN EXPECT A SET OF AROUND 70 MINUTES IN LENGTH.

 

TRAINS FROM ST PANCRAS INTERNATIONAL TAKE JUST 23 MINUTES AND RUN EVERY 15 MINUTES. THE LAST TRAIN FROM HERNE HILL TO ST PANCRAS IS AT 23:39. ALTERNATIVELY, HERNE HILL IS 10-15 MNUTES BUS JOURNEY (NO.37) FROM BRIXTON FOR VICTORIA LINE UNDERGROUND SERVICES.

 

THE VENUE IS LOCATED IN THE ARCHES BENEATH HERNE HILL RAILWAY STATION, AT 301-303 RAILTON ROAD. ENTRY TO THE GIG IS FREE.

 

 

 

JULY 2015

 

THIS IS RADIO SILENCE HAVE BEEN ADDED TO THE BILL OF THE 2ND SOS FESTIVAL (FLAG PROMOTIONS), TAKING PLACE ON SATURDAY 8TH & SUNDAY 9TH AUGUST AT ELECTROWERKZ IN LONDON. TIRS WILL PERFORM ON DAY ONE OF THE EVENT (TIME TBC) ALONGSIDE MANUSKRIPT, RED SUN REVIVAL, DEATH PARTY UK AND FELLOW SOUTH LONDONERS ZARA ON THE GROUND FLOOR STAGE.

 

EARLY BIRD 2 DAY TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW FOR £25. FULL DETAILS OF THE EVENT CAN BE FOUND HERE, WITH TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM THE  FLAG PROMOTIONS HOMEPAGE HERE.

 

 

 

 

MAY 2015

 

FOOTAGE FROM THE RECENT TIRS SHOW AT LONDON'S DUBLIN CASTLE IS ON YOUTUBE, WITH THE FULL 7 SONG SET AVAILABLE FOR VIEWING. THANKS TO ARRON LESLIE FOR THE CAMERA WORK. FULL PLAYLIST HERE.

 

TIRS HAVE RELEASED A LIMITED EDITION 5-TRACK CD VERSION OF 'THE CRUX' EP, AVAILABLE HERE FOR £5 + P&P.

 

 

 

APRIL 2015

 

TIRS HAVE ANNOUNCED THEIR FIRST LIVE SHOWS SINCE SEPTEMBER 2014. THE BAND WILL BE APPEARING AS SPECIAL GUESTS OF INERTIA AT DUBLIN CASTLE IN CAMDEN ON SATURDAY 2ND MAY. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWING BY A HEADLINE SET ON THURSDAY 7TH MAY AT THE WEEKLY CLUB KAMIKAZE NIGHT AT PROUD GALLERIES IN CAMDEN.

 

FULL DETAILS CAN BE FOUND ON THE LIVE PAGE HERE.

 

BEN WILL BE APPEARING ON THE FACSIMILE RADIO SHOW ON KTOK RADIO, THURSDAY 9TH APRIL. THE SHOW WILL BE BROADCAST LIVE ONLINE BETWEEN 8PM AND 10PM, WITH BEN PERFORMING ACOUSTIC VERSIONS OF TIRS MATERIAL. LISTEN ONLINE: WWW.KTOKRADIO.COM  

 

 

 

 

DECEMBER 2014

 

BEN HAS RELEASED A MINI-ALBUM OF EXPERIMENTAL INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC UNDER THE NAME OF DISCONNECTS. '11:11' IS COMPRISED OF 8 TRACKS AND IS AVAILABLE NOW AS DOWNLOAD-ONLY FROM THE TIRS BANDCAMP PAGE.

 

 

 

 

OCTOBER 2014

 

TIRS HAVE BEEN NAMED 'BAND OF THE WEEK' BY MUSIC WEBZINE RIGHT CHORD MUSIC. READ THEIR REVIEW OF 'THE CRUX' EP HERE:

HTTP://WWW.RIGHTCHORDMUSIC.CO.UK/BAND-OF-THE-WEEK-THIS-IS-RADIO-SILENCE/

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER 2014

 

TIRS PLAYED THEIR FIRST SHOW WITH THE NEW LINE-UP THIS MONTH AT KENT FESTIVAL MALCFEST. THE SET DREW HEAVILY FROM THE  'THE CRUX' EP AND ALSO FEATURED THE FIRST LIVE PERFORMANCE OF 2008 SINGLE  'T.M.N.T.Y'.  AN AUDIENCE-SHOT VIDEO OF THE PERFORMANCE OF 'T.M.N.T.Y.' CAN BE VIEWED ON YOUTUBE HERE.

 

 

 

 

AUGUST 2014

 

NEW TIRS DOUBLE EP 'THE CRUX/REMIXES' IS AVAILABLE NOW FROM ALL GOOD ONLINE DIGITAL MUSIC OUTLETS, AS WELL AS FROM THE TIRS BANDCAMP PAGE.  THE EP FEATURES 9 TRACKS AND IS THE FIRST TO FEATURE NEW GUITARIST AUSTIN DAVEY, WHO CONTRIBUTES WORK TO THE FIRST 4 TRACKS.

 

TRACKLISTING IS AS FOLLOWS:

 

1. THE CRUX

2. BATTLESCARS

3. IN CIRCLES

4. APHELION

5. THE CRUX (EXTENDED MIX)

6. DAEDALEAN (OBLIVION GUEST REMIX)

7. TWO FOR JOY (SLATE PIPE BANJO DRAGGERS REMIX)

8. SOON, MUCH OF THIS WILL HAVE BEEN DESTROYED (TEMP0RARY REMIX)

9. ONLY NOW, AT THE END

 

 

 

 

JUNE 2014

 

TIRS HAVE REGROUPED AFTER A SHORT HIATUS WITH A NEW LINE-UP AND NEW EP DUE IN AUGUST. ORIGINAL DRUMMER DAN VICKERS HAS REJOINED THE BAND AFTER 3 YEARS AWAY, WHILE FORMER MOMENTO MORI GUITARIST AUSTIN DAVEY COMPLETES THE NEW LINE-UP. THE BAND RELEASE NEW EP 'THE CRUX/REMIXES' ON AUGUST 4TH.