Produced in collaboration with the creative French collective Ouich’ Eaters, FOR SOME REASONS I WANT TO TALK is the debut EP of the Parisian quartet Duellum.
Formed in 2007, Duellum’s main influences are bands such as The Wombats, The Maccabees and Foals. They also relate to minimalist artists like Philip Glass or Steve Reich. However, one of the most proeminent inluences of Duellum are the French legend Phoenix.
The sound of Duellum is an ideal mix of influences, musical experiences and estethical aspirations. Filled with a kind of a happy melancholy, never pessimistic, the songs refer to a metaphorical vision of existence, its steps, stages and back and forth progressions. Like one can experiences them.
New smashing single Long Gone of the savage QUEEN KWONG. Produced by The Icarus Line (Joe Cardamone) who is also working on QK’s debut album. After raving reviews and an acclaimed European tour to promote the single Bitter Lips, the band is recording their long awaited debut album at the moment in New York having temporary relocated in The Big Apple from Carré Kwong Callaway's native California.
Advertising, fashion, television: every day we witness the effects that attractive surfaces have on people. The intriguingly-named Queen Kwong seem to have played with this idea for their first UK-released single Bitter Lips….