Louis Futon has quickly risen to popularity on social media at such speed that he’s almost cemented his place amongst the narratives of successful Soundcloud DJs in the space of a year. With an ear for hard, bouncy beats and vocals high in the mix, he’s put out some undeniable party tunes with samples lifted from the likes of Childish Gambino and Mos Def. We spoke with Louis to find out about his love for Philadelphia-centric entertainment and the apparent benefits of raw fish when battling a hangover.
My name is…Tyler
By day I…sleep
By night I…make music
My favourite TV show is…it’s always sunny in Philadelphia
The last movie I watched was…Nightcrawler
The first album I ever bought was…American Idiot
The last was…Forest Hills drive
If I wasn’t making music I would probably be…dead
I’m addicted to…chewing sunflower seeds
The best thing about touring is…going to new places!
The worst thing is…jet lag
My perfect gig would involve…A spaceship
The first gig I went to was…some local show that I forget
The most important thing on my rider is…socks
My hangover cure is…sushi, Advil and water
My favourite YouTube vid is…kittens falling down a slide
My computer’s wallpaper is…Danxia Landform in Gansu, China
Catch Louis Futon in Australia from January 16 – 24 thanks to the Kosher Group.
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