The project of half-Norwegian, half-Mexican singer/songwriter Carmen Hillestad, Carmen Villain makes ethereal yet challenging music that boasts an eclectic selection of influences which range from Sunlight City Girls and Sonic Youngsters to Broadcast which High temperature. Also a model that has graced the cover of Vogue, among various other tasks, Hillestad penned the lyrics to her music in years’ value of notebooks, motivated by writers such as for example Charles Bukowski and Mikhail Bulgakov. On the other hand, she had been using loops, vocals, and drum development. Enlisting assistance from Serena Maneesh’s Emil Nikolaisen and Prins Thomas as co-producers, Hillestad documented Carmen Villain’s debut record at studios including Oslo’s CSX Dungeon, playing electric guitar, bass, keyboards, percussion, and drum devices during the periods. The outcomes, Sleeper, found its way to early 2013 on Smalltown Supersound.