Gustaf’s Tine Hill: “Bass is one of those instruments that chooses you”

Gustaf bassist Tine Hill
(Image credit: Gustaf / YouTube)

Brooklyn art-punks Gustaf have paid their dues, channelling more energy and time into their debut album, Audio Drag For Ego Slobs – its title adapted from a quote by singer Laurie Anderson – than most bands ever do. 

The quintet, formed of singer Lydia Gammill, guitarist Vram Kherlopian, bassist Tine Hill, vocalist/percussionist Tarra Thiessen and drummer Melissa Lucciola, recorded the album no fewer than six times before landing on the right vibe.

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