Le Tigre

Le Tigre

Le Tigre (lay-tee-gruh) is a new band featuring Kathleen Hanna (formerly of Bikini Kill, Julie Ruin, The Fakes & Suture), Sadie Benning (internationally known videomaker) and Johanna Fateman (writer behind the zines 'Artaud-Mania!' and 'My Need To Speak on the Subject of Jackson Pollock').

Le Tigre uses samples, claves, farfisa, a live dj, guitar, voices and beats to make their music. Their sound touches on conceptual garage, digital anthemic, political sadness and unfinished soundtracks. Catchy or danceable moments are complicated by repitition... more