Letherette – Ninja Tune / Live
Nov 2012 29

Letherette – Ninja Tune / Live

7:30pm-11pm at The Shacklewell Arms

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Tickets: £5 advance, more on the door

Soundcrash presents the debut headline show for Ninja Tune’s most recent recruits!

Drawing on Bangalter-inflected house but giving it a rumble and wing, Letherette make infectious, beat-driven music which is as fun and un-self-conscious as it is clever and technically cutting edge. From the exuberant cut-up boogie of ‘Warstones’, through moments of ethereal beauty on the four-to-the-floor stomper ‘Ettewards’, on into delicate, poised ‘Surface’ (featuring vocals from Jed + Lucia) and finally the spaced hip hop of ‘Wecko’, the childhood friends use the ‘Featurette’ EP to show their range and diversity as well as their technical nous.

After two releases on the excellent Ho Tep Records, an appearance on ‘Brownswood Electric’, a couple of stunning remixes (for Machinedrum and Bibio) and a fantastic DJ mix for BTS Radio, plus support from the likes of Benji B, Gilles Peterson and Brackles, gigs and festival appearances across Europe this summer, and now a trio of fantastic EPs – Letherette are ready to make the musical leap to the big time.

WIth a debut album scheduled for 2013 on Ninja Tune we best keep a close watch on this shadowy Wolverhampton duo, and what better way than to catch than at this intimate venue. Don’t miss out!

Line-up:

  • Letherette (live)
  • plus special guests


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