Who are you and where are you from?
I’m Ana Perrote and I’m from Madrid!
Who are your favourite artists from home?
The Parrots and Los Nastys.
What’s it really like touring?
It’s something impossible to write, I would need every single page of your magazine. It definitely is exhausting, magical and addictive though.
What’s your favourite country/town/venue to play?
Japan, Manchester, house party.
What’s your ideal festival line-up?
The Strokes, Daft Punk, Arctic Monkeys, Rihanna, Drake, Chance the Rapper, Skepta, Joey Badass, Neon Indian, Twin Peaks, Juan Wauters, Jagwar Ma, Glass Animals, Daddy Yankee, etc. I could go on forever.
What has been your biggest achievement of the year?
Probably being the first ever Spanish band to play an American late night show.. or playing two years in a row a main stage at Glastonbury.
What do you do to relax?
Being by myself watching a documentary or watching Friends.
How about TV, anything good on the box?
Black Mirror counts as TV?
Do you have a favourite YouTube video?
Yes! The Black Lips – ‘Bow Down and Die, Almighty Defenders acoustic’
Who is your favourite current artist?
Skepta I think.
A new artist that you are most excited about?
What was the last great gig you have seen?
What should we expect from your Irish shows?
Sweat, beers and smiles. Lets beat the cold with our Spanish sun !!!!
Hinds play Dublin’s Academy on the 29th of November, and tickets for the show can be found here.