Electric: the long-awaited new album by the famous duo
The new DJ Kicks album is always something of an event, the mixes by some of the most creative and respected groups and musicians always interesting and often spectacular. So, enter Hercules And Love Affair, the brainchild of New York DJ Andrew Butler and his friends. Each DJ Kicks is like a creative snapshot of its makers and it’s no different with this one, Butler and his collaborators drawing on soul, funk and house from the 80s through to the modern day. The Hercules and Love Affair DJ Kicks is a seamless mix through their influences and includes a track of their own, Release Me.
Butler has also included a spritual vibe. “I wanted to include a spiritual aspect because nightclubs, as silly as they are in some ways, there is a religious experience to it for a lot of people ….”