Hercules & Love Affair's Andy Butler Discusses Greek Mythology and Disco Music

Forty years after its heyday, disco has become one of music's most mythologized subcultures -- especially among dance lovers who weren't old enough to experience its '70s golden era, when New York City's monolithic temples of nightlife worship, like The Loft and Paradise Garage, were home to Olympian DJ gods like David Mancuso and Larry Levan.

Unsurprisingly then, such lore is also woven through the story of Hercules & Love Affair.
"The band name] came from a lifelong interest in Greek mythology," explains Andy Butler, the neo-disco group's frontman and producer.

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