Hercules & Love Affair


I’d say that I’ve moved as far away as I can from any city at all. Any specific city you care to mention. I’ve left New York

Andy Butler, thequietus.com, 15 February 2011

Hercules and Love Affair is a dance music project created by American DJ Andy Butler in 2008. Consisting of a rotating cast of performers and musicians, the band work within the genres of house music, disco, and nu-disco. Originally based in New York City, Hercules and Love Affair were founded following Butler’s collaboration with Antony Hegarty to produce the song “Blind”, which was a hit single. Signing to DFA Records, early members include Butler, Kim Ann Foxman, Mark Pistel, Aérea Negrot, Shaun Wright and Nellyphant. In 2008 they released their self-titled debut album, which received critical praise and charted in the top 40 in several countries.