|Released||25 February 2013|
|Genre||Indietronica, indie rock|
|Atlas Genius chronology|
Trojans is an extended play by Australian alternative rock band Atlas Genius. It was released as a 10" vinyl exclusively available in the United Kingdom on 25 February 2013.The vinyl is limited to 300 copies.
An extended play record, often referred to as an EP, is a musical recording that contains more tracks than a single, but is usually unqualified as an album or LP. Contemporary EPs generally contain a minimum of three tracks and maximum of six tracks, and are considered "less expensive and time-consuming" for an artist to produce than an album. An EP originally referred to specific types of vinyl records other than 78 rpm standard play (SP) and LP, but it is now applied to mid-length CDs and downloads as well.
Atlas Genius are an alternative rock band formed in Adelaide, South Australia in November 2009. The band's mainstay members are the Jeffery brothers, Keith on lead vocals and lead guitar; Michael on drums; and Darren Sell on keyboard. Their debut album, When It Was Now, was issued on 9 February 2013 and peaked at No. 34 on the United States Billboard 200. In 2013 two of their singles appeared on the related Alternative Songs Chart, "Trojans" at No. 4 and "If So" at No. 8. In 2013 the group toured the US in April and May, United Kingdom in May, and back to the US in August.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom or Britain, is a sovereign country located off the northwestern coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the northeastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom that shares a land border with another sovereign state, the Republic of Ireland. Apart from this land border, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the south-west, giving it the 12th-longest coastline in the world. The Irish Sea separates Great Britain and Ireland. The United Kingdom's 242,500 square kilometres (93,600 sq mi) were home to an estimated 66.0 million inhabitants in 2017.
All tracks are written by Keith Jeffery, Michael Jeffery, Steven Jeffery and Darren Sell.
|2.||"Back Seat"||Atlas Genius||3:03|
|3.||"Trojans" (Lenno Remix)||Atlas Genius (remix and additional production by Lenno)||4:41|
|4.||"Back Seat" (Goldroom Remix)||Atlas Genius (remix and additional production by Goldroom)||3:51|
|United Kingdom||25 February 2013||LP record||Warner Bros.|
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