A standout group in the neon ranks of post-Black Dice ecstatic noise surfers, Bristol’s Fuck Buttons meld scorching homemade drones, twisted circuit bent ambience and techno’s propulsive groove and get some seriously hypnotic results in the process. Receiving much critical acclaim right from the start, the duo have navigated a clear path over the course of two full-lengths while evolving their sound to include greater influences from dance music’s vanguard.
The duo of Andrew Hung and Benjamin John Power formed Fuck Buttons in Bristol in the first half of 2004. Meeting at art school the two found mutual ground in a shared appreciation of art-techno like Aphex Twin and the genre crossbreeding of post-rock bands like Mogwai. Initially... Read More