Collaboration is an essential ingredient to this …
Collaboration is an essential ingredient to this open trio’s creative approach, forming a recurring theme in Hifiklub’s extensive discography and filmography. Based in Toulon, the hyperactive experimental rock band offer a diverse ever-evolving catalogue that now boasts over 150 artist collaborations since they started in 2006. Over the years they have formed as many fruitful artistic friendships allowing them to explore the endless possibilities of expression combining sound, image and text.
Some of the artists that feature in Hifiklub’s kaleidoscopic discography: Lee Ranaldo (Sonic Youth), Alain Johannes (Queens of the Stone Age, Them Crooked Vultures, Eleven), The Legendary Tigerman, Jad Fair (Half Japanese), Jean-Marc Montera, R. Stevie Moore, André Jaume, Mike Watt (Minutemen, The Stooges), Fatso Jetson, Jérôme Casalonga, Lula Pena, Scanner, Jean-Michel Bossini, Mike Cooper, Duke Garwood and again, Roddy Bottum (Faith no More, Imperial Teen).
Permanent members of Hifiklub:
Pascal Abbatucci Julien - drums, percussion
Jean-Loup Faurat - guitar, effects
Régis Laugier - bass, vocals