How The Men Behind HONNE Make Us Swoon
call it a band crush
When you ask Andy and James (no surnames necessary) to describe the musical aesthetic of HONNE, the bandmates don't struggle to find the right words. "We always like to think that you can imagine yourself driving late at night with the windows down, warm summer breeze coming in," Andy says slowly. "With a loved one," James chimes in. " A bit romantic... Hot and steamy," adds Andy.
We have been crushing on the London-based duo ever since their song "Warm on a Cold Night" crept into the cracks of our hearts and heated them up. To our dismay, both lads are taken but that doesn't mean we can't appreciate sources of their inspiration. For Valentine's Day, we premiered HONNE's music video for "Woman," a tender tune that is generally about caring for someone.
Before they headed down to Austin to steal the hearts of everyone at SXSW, we kicked back with the guys and had them dish on what they've been cooking up in the studio and on modern-day romance. Read their thoughts, below.