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Royal Trux reissue digital catalogue via Fat Possum

American duo have signed to the Mississippi label to reissue their archive and record a new album

American rock duo Royal Trux – aka Jennifer Herrema and Neil Hagerty – have signed to Mississippi label Fat Possum. The record label are set to digitally re-release the majority of the pair's back catalogue, from the 1988 self titled debut up until 2000's Pound For Pound. Notable exceptions are Sweet Sixteen and Thank You, both released via Virgin in the mid-1990s). After Pound For Pound was released Royal Trux took a 15 year hiatus as a duo, with their comeback release, Platinum Tips And Ice Cream, put out on Domino in June 2017.

Records reissued by Fat Possum are Royal Trux (1988), Hand of Glory (1989), Twin Infinitives (1990), Untitled (1992), Cats And Dogs (1993), Accelerator (1998), 3-Song EP (1998), Veterans Of Disorder (1999), Pound For Pound (2000), and Radio Video EP (2000)

Herrema and Hagerty have also announced plans to record a new album for Fat Possum (details yet to be confirmed), and they are also set to tour the US and Europe across this year and next.

The first set of reissues are to be expected in March 2018. Listen to “The Flag” from Cats And Dogs below. Royal Trux appeared on the cover of The Wire 399.