Little Dragon is a Swedish electronic music group from Gothenburg. The band members are Yukimi Nagano (vocals, percussion), Erik Bodin (drums), Fredrik Källgren Wallin (bass) and Håkan Wirenstrand (keyboards).
The band first appeared on the scene in 2006 with their singles “Twice” and “Test,” which were released via ‘Off the Wall,’ label. The following year they signed to Peacefrog Records and released their debut album.
Little Dragon’s third album, ‘Ritual Union’ ranked at number 41 on The Rolling Stone list of the 50 Best Albums of 2011. Their fourth album ‘Nabuma Rubberband’ received a nomination at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards for “Best dance/electronic album.”
The electronic quartet have collaborated with several artists including, Gorillaz, SBTRKT and Big Boi among others. They have also done feature performances on tracks by the likes of ODESZA, Mac Miller, Kaytranada, De La Soul, and Flume.
Little Dragon’s fifth album, ‘Season High’ was released this spring and offers funky 80’s and 90’s pop vibes wrapped with their own unique twist.
Maser T met up with Little Dragon on RX TV to discuss their meaning of success, the creative process of creating their music and videos, and they also dish about family, personal vices and their fashion sense! Watch it below.