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7inch Sunday: Hot Chip – Look at Where We Are

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7inch Sunday is a segment devoted entirely to 7” vinyl and the all-encompassing experience surrounding it. Although most publications cover major releases, the vinyl single is often overlooked and given nothing more than a half-hearted nod of acknowledgement. This weekly feature is a hub for 7” reviews, exploring the B-sides and rarities of artists that [...]

Watch: Hot Chip – How Do You Do?

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After last week’s debut of their video for “Look at Where We Are,” electronic act Hot Chip are sharing another visual installment from In Our Heads. More or less a display of green screen capabilities, the group bounces along against backdrops of skateboarding, cultural dancing and LA landscapes. Check out the video below. Also, according [...]

Watch: Hot Chip Perform with ?uestlove on Jimmy Fallon

Click here to watch Hot Chip live on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon with guest drummer ?uestlove of the Roots. The adorably nerdy electro-pop group take on both their most whimsical and most intricate sound yet, performing the track “Don’t Deny Your Heart” off of their latest album In Our Heads.

Staff Picks: June

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John Beringer Contributor Artist: Reptar Album: Body Faucet Comments: Reptar is an afro-poppin’ indie rock band from the musical hotbed of Athens, GA, and their first record, Body Faucet, has been the soundtrack to my walk (excuse me, dance) home from the train for the past two months. They showed up on my radar in [...]

Passion Pit Debut New Single ‘Take A Walk’

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Hot on the heels of the electropop outfit’s announcement of their new album, Passion Pit have delivered a slice of what’s to come. Debuting their new single earlier today, Take A Walk is a delightful return by the group. You can listen to the track at the bottom of the article. The track itself is [...]

Passion Pit Announce New Album

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Massachusetts electropop outfit, Passion Pit have announced details of their forthcoming LP, entitled Gossamer. Due to be released on 23rd July, the record will be the first since the band’s both commercially and critically successful 2009 debut Manners. The album will be released on the record label Columbia and will feature twelve new tracks. The [...]

Watch: Hot Chip – Flutes

In Hot Chip’s typical spirit of unconventional videos, an in-studio mini-film has been constructed in support of a new track. The song, titled “Flutes”, retains the minimalist feel of One Life Standwith a hooky intro and melody. “Flutes” will be on the group’s forthcoming album, In Our Heads, set for release June 11th via Domino Records. [...]

Hot Chip Announce New Album

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Little has been heard from Hot Chip since their 2010 release One Life Stand. Now, the electro-indie outfit has announced their fifth effort and its June 11/12th release. The album, titled In Our Heads, was self-produced by the group, with a little bit of help from Mark Ralph. The effort will drop via Domino Records. [...]