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There are several artists using this name:
1) TAT began life in 2003 and after a few line up changes now consists of Tatiana DeMaria (Vocals, Guitars), Nick Kent (Bass, Vocals) and Jake Reed (Drums, Vocals). Over 5 years, the band have built up a large following of extremly dedicated fans thanks to DIY promoting (via websites such as Myspace and posters/flyers) and their energetic live shows.
In their career so far the band have played festivals such as Reading, Download and the Vans Warped Tour and have toured with some of the industries biggest names such as The Offspring, Bouncing Souls, Therapy?, Me First And The Gimmie Gimmies, The Loved Ones, NOFX and most recently Bad Religion.
The band have completed recording their debut album which is set for release in the summer along with a pre-album EP which is out now as well as being signed up to play the Vans Warped Tour 2008. The band have also just confirmed that they will be playing a series of dates in the US with Lagwagon and MXPX!
2) TAT (short for Thematic Apperception Test) is a young french artist who has taken part in various experimental dark projects (classical, progressive rock and dark electro). In 2006 he created his own post-classical album, called "Quinta Essentia". More information can be found at: http://tat.darkfolk.free.fr/
3) TAT - Time After Time is a Latvian funk/acid jazz band formed by Kārlis Lācis(keyboard,vocals), Deniss Paškevičs(saxophone, flute, vocals), Mārtiņš Linde(drums), Gints Pabērzs(saxophone, vocals), Ingars Viļums(bass guitar), Kaspars Zemītis(guitar, vocals). TAT was founded in 1995 and was a major figure on Latvian music stage, being the most popular funk/acid jazz band at the time. Among the most popular hits are "Time After Time(We Gonna Sing)", "Saulriets"(Sunset) and others. They released three studio albums, performed in most festivals and music events both in Latvia and other European countries. The band has ended its existence in the initial form(after releasing their last studio album, late 2003/early 2004), but the members still play together when taking part in other projects or simply in free jam sessions. All the members have pursued solo careers, have joined other projects and are active musicians.
TAT remains legendary and its members are regarded as highly accomplished professionals in all Latvian musical community. Read more about Nick Kent on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.