“I wanted nasty basslines, stormy, bleary-eyed sounds, fiery, rough, tough and ragged old school house productions that sounded almost techno. I didn’t want polite, I wanted aggressive.”
The way that Butler dips into other genres, albeit briefly, or plays with tone and pace, gives the feeling of a DJ set or a mixtape in itself. It becomes a fully-formed night-out soundtrack, right through from getting suited and booted, to stumbling home at 3am with the remnants of a kebab round your chops.
Hercules & Love Affair waren kürzlich auf deutschen Bühnen unterwegs. Im Sommer kommen sie für zwei Festivals zurück:
12.07.14 Düsseldorf, Open Source Festival
15.-17.08. Hamburg - Dockville Festival