In this video Shell Zenner chats to Du Blonde following their performance at this year’s bluedot festival.
Beth Jeans Houghton talks about the recent tour with Garbage and working on a new video game. Beth also talks about identity beyond gender and the importance of self-expression.
Beth Jeans Houghton a.k.a. Du Blonde is a Newcastle upon Tyne-born multi-disciplinary musician, composer, artist, animator and video director. Their influences range from psychedelic rock, punk, blues, 1960s garage rock and soul. They work as an artist under their birth name, Beth Jeans Houghton, working with photography, illustration, animation, video and sculpture. They have directed and animated music videos for multiple artists including the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Ezra Furman, and Laura Marling’s band LUMP. They write, perform, and produce music under the name Du Blonde.