In addition to their affection for spacey retro, they like to integrate samples of film dialogues, video games, Japanese animation, science fiction and or any sort of electronic devices... Everything goes for these self taught space cadets. "Grand Soleil is a bit of a quiz for those who listen to us, if you pay attention, you will find references to the Terminator, Sonic or even the sound of a Game Boy that lights up”
"We have never taken a course in music, we have learned everything on the web by going directly to what we really wanted to get into. Internet is the best school for some.”
"At the age of 20, we started to look for where the sounds of our idols came from (Daft Punk, Siriusmo, Flying Lotus, among many more..) that's how we got interested in analog synths and all that mush… Since then, we are constantly evolving, always trying to improve and in search of that perfect thing but it doesn't exist. It’s taken us time to find our own sound, our own legs, now we finally feel like we know where we are going”.