10 years ago, damn. It's true.
Berlin was many years ago now, but New York and London are currently home. Still love Arthur, Larry and Leroy!
"The commercial recording debut of Kindness, "Swingin' Party," a disco-punk cover version of the The Replacements song, was an MP3 blog favorite in 2009, as was its B-side, "Gee Up." In late 2011, Kindness released a second single, "Cyan," on Terrible Records in the U.S. and Female Energy in the U.K."
Disco punk?? 🤔
"The first full-length was co-produced by Philip Zdar (of Cassius). World, You Need a Change of Mind was issued by Female Energy via Polydor and featured all the previously released singles as well as an unexpectedly lovely and dubbed-out cover of Anita Dobson's "Anyone Can Fall in Love," a song best known as the theme to the popular U.K. television show Eastenders."
Here's the original: https://youtu.be/9CFcu8JRwAU
"The next album featured a wealth of guests, including Robyn, Devonte Hynes, and Kelela, helping him achieve a more R&B-leaning vision. Otherness was released by Female Energy in October of 2014."