The Temper Trap

The Temper Trap

Whichever angle it's viewed from, whether a 20,000-strong sing-along throng in Melbourne, through the smoggy haze of West Hollywood or from the window of Dougy Mandagi's flat overlooking the riot zone in Hackney, The Temper Trap's 2009 debut Conditions was a roar away success.

Propelled by the omniscience of a song called 'Sweet Disposition', the album sold nearly a million copies worldwide.

The Melbourne four-piece made a breakthrough at odds with the flash-in-the-pan nature of rock's revolving door, resulting in a Brit nomination for International... more