It’s Consequence’s fifteenth anniversary, and all month lengthy we’re that includes a collection of retrospective options and essays encompassing our publication’s historical past — in addition to the leisure panorama at massive. We’re additionally giving a few of our favourite artists an opportunity to do some reflecting by filling out our Consequestionnaire; right this moment’s respondents are Hinds.
We’re persevering with our Consequence: 15 Years of Sound celebration this week, reflecting on a decade and a half of bridging the mainstream and the underground. One of many methods we’ve constantly performed this through the years is with our Artists of the Month (f.ok.a. CoSigns) collection, placing the highlight on younger artists able to cross over to the massive time. Manner again in April of 2015, one of many bands we put in your radar was Madrid storage rock quartet Hinds.
We had been immediately taken with the power Ana Perrote, Carlotta Cosials, Amber Grimbergen, and Ade Martin delivered to their music, each on document and on the stage. Throughout their first world tour, they made a cease at South by Southwest — or, we should always say, 16 stops at SXSW, over simply 4 days. That’s simply the type of unstoppable fireplace this 4 rockers possess, and it’s led to a profession that’s nonetheless burning vivid.
Having change into mainstays of the indie scene, they’re in a position to play tiny DIY venues or open for The Strokes at New York’s Barclays Middle with the identical fervor they’ve at all times had. We’ve heard it throughout a trio of albums — most lately 2020’s The Prettiest Curse — and as Hinds tease of their solutions to our Consequestionnaire, we’ll probably hear it once more on their upcoming fourth.
The band’s Perrote and Cosials additionally inform us about some memorable fan interactions, taking part in a cruise with Belle and Sebastian, and the way they really feel about hats, and extra. Learn all their solutions beneath, and see what different former AotM/CoSigns have stuffed out Q&A right here.