Hard Work - Passion Fodder - Fat Tuesday
Label: Island Records - 7 90899-4,Beggars Banquet - 7 90899-4 • Format: Cassette Album Dolby HX Pro • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Art Rock
He was previously in TanitPassion Fodder16 Horsepowerand Wovenhand Humbert's first artistic involvement was with Tanit, a band he formed in Paris in with Elsa Drezner and Thierry Bertomeu. After meeting Theo Hakolahe travelled to the United States and established himself in Los Angeles as part of Hakola's band Passion Fodder from untilreleasing five studio albums. Frustrated by misconceptions about the name Horsepower being related to heroin use, and inspired by a traditional American folk song about sixteen horses pulling the coffin of a beloved to the graveyard, the name was changed to 16 Horsepower.
The band was active from to Their first release was the eponymous 16 Horsepower EP. When Humbert temporarily left inhe was replaced by Keven Soll as bass player. Humbert rejoined in and stayed with the Sammy Kershaw - The Best Of Sammy Kershaw (DVD). The debut full-length studio album Sackcloth 'n Ashes was released ingarnering praise from the international music press followed by Low Estate and Secret South.
After releasing four studio albums, 2 EPs and after touring extensively, the group broke up inciting "mostly political and spiritual" differences.
Humbert started Lilium as a solo project inbut the first album Transmission of All the Goodbyes was only completed and released in The sound incorporated both American folk music and European musical heritage. After 16 Horsepower disbanded inLilium expanded into a full band with the addition of Bruno Green and singer Kal Cahoone.
InLilium finished their third record, Felt. The band returned to being a two-piece, now featuring Humbert and Green. After the split-up of 16 Horsepower inPascal Humbert played solo and within the band Santa Cruz as a double bass player, until he was contacted by a newly formed Wovenhand by David Eugene Edwards, and Ordy Garrison, and joined them in their European leg of tours before being integrated in the official line-up in and in Hard Work - Passion Fodder - Fat Tuesday of albums by the band.
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