New from Irish producer Marcus Lambkin, who started out DJing with James Murphy from LCD Soundsystem and later worked with Hot Chip. That's Jake Shears sound-a-like Luke Jenner from The Rapture on vocals. Shit Robot, as in "terrible robot," per the British usage, one presumes.
Following up his 2011 EP Gabriel, Joe Goddard of Hot Chip is slated to put out a follow-up called Taking Over some time this year. Its first offering is “She Burns” featuring English singer Mara Carlyle. Their union is an interesting one, as Carlyle is famous for her use of ukelele and a musical saw, [...]
Hot Chip solo project goes long with smooth pop-house jam.
Austin’s lovely, unexpectedly extended spring appears to have faded into summer’s mid-90sF heat and humidity. While I may be complaining about the sauna-like conditions, my garden doesn’t mind. Take this cute little cactus for example. Show More Summary
Melbourne’s award-winning hot chips restaurant Lord Of The Fries is finally heading to Sydney, with the first store set to open on George street in the coming months. Our bellies are gladdened by this news. Our collective waistbands? Not so much. More »
Today, the Dirty Projectors release a new 12? single, one where various different producers remix “The Socialites,” a song from their 2012 album Swing Lo Magellan. Hot Chip’s Joe Goddard contributed one remix, and we already posted that. The great young London electro-soul duo AlunaGeorge also offer their own remix, one that pairs Amber Coffman’s [...]
Dada Life’s latest single has gotten a Trap makeover from Major Lazer. I’m digging this, Major Lazer are on a role right now! Stream this monster below! Related posts: Hot Chip – Look At Where We Are (Major Lazer Remix) Hot Chip – Look At Where We Are (The Major Lazer Remixes) [EP Preview] Major Lazer – Original Don (Flosstradamus Remix)
When you’re on a this kind of a hot streak, who not start put all your chips on pink? Then in May 2011 he (Niall Fergson) wrote for The Daily Beast about “The Great Inflation Of The 2010s.” He actually said in the piece: “Yes, folks, double-digit inflation is back. Pretty soon you’ll be able [...]
Say Yes Dog are looking to get a slice of that balearic pie. Hailing from exotic Luxembourg, the trio’s funky brand of nu-disco pop sounds like a cross between Hot Chip and just about the entire Future Classic (Classixx, Flight Facilities, Panama) roster. Their latest single, “Get It,” is a fantastic primer on their style. [...]
by Bill Pearis Melbourne, Australia's World's End Press have been around for three years or so, slowly building an audience in the homeland and have shared bills with Hot Chip, Primal Scream, Bloc Party, Cut Copy, !!! and Metronomy. Last...
Many recent posts have queried the poor food and beverage quality and range at Canberra Stadium – and here’s another contribution on this important theme. Why on earth can I not get gravy put on hot chips while I watch the rugby. It defies understanding. I don’t want a port wine jus or anything. Just [...]
"[Karen] Weber's cheesy garlic bread is head-to-head against two other flavors: Sriracha hot sauce and chicken and waffles." First prize is $1 million dollars, which Weber says she'll spend on her children's education and maybe a new used car and shoes. Show More Summary
I don't know what I'm more excited about -- ditching my foundation for spring, or cramming more of these cookies into my pie-hole later. read more
photos by Wei Shi New Order / The xx / Danny Brown Weekend 2 of Coachella 2013 continued on Saturday (4/20), and this time around we caught sets by New Order, The xx, Hot Chip, Danny Brown (who debuted a...
As the New York days get longer and warmer, spring fever quickly turns into an ache for hot dogs, hamburgers, pickles and chips. I mean what’s better in the summer than a great picnic with family and friends? I know one thing- this awesome vintage picnic wedding does. Complete with a bride as bright and happy as the fun yellow [...]
Hot Chip's Joe Goddard and the Raf Daddy created one of the greatest albums in our library (next to Taylor Swift's Red, of course) when they came together as the 2 Bears to unleash Be Strong. [ more › ]
If you’ve ever sat around idly listening to Dirty Projectors at some point and thought “Gee, this is cool stuff and all, but I’d really be sold if this band somehow sounded a little more like Hot Chip” (and I think it’s safe to say that we all have), I’ve got some sweet news for you! Dirty-Dave Longstreth and co. Show More Summary
Hrmpht. I had no idea that Hot Chip has an offshoot band called New Build featuring Felix Martin and Al Doyle (from lcd). Nor did i know they even came out with a full-length back in 2012. Not sure if that album is any good, but this new single is, so i’ll be sure to [...]
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Hot Chip, The Rapture, Miike Snow Song: Joywave - Tongues (Ft. KOPPS) [download here] What's so good? There are some interesting developments on the way with Rochester’s Joywave, set to release their own mixtape entitled 88888 with the help of local Rochester DJ KOPPS. Show More Summary
Hot Chip side project The 2 Bears play U Hall tonight. Check out their single, "Bear Hug." [ more › ]