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Festival Guide: All Points East 2019

What: All Points East Festival Where: Victoria Park, London When: 24th May – 2nd June 2019 Who: Headliners: The Chemical Brothers, The Strokes, Christine & The Queens, Bring Me The Horizon, Mumford & Sons, Bon Iver. Other acts: HEALTH, Idles,…

TRACK: Alexis Taylor – ‘Oh Baby’

Ahead of his upcoming fourth studio album Beautiful Thing, Hot Chip frontman, Alexis Taylor has shared his latest single, ‘Oh Baby’. The song itself is a slick slice of bright and colourful pop music with its high pitch toe-tapping repetitive…

Festival Guide: On Blackheath

Name: On Blackheath Where: Blackheath, South East London When: 10th and 11th September, 2016 Headliners: Primal Scream, Belle & Sebastian, Hot Chip, James Also Featuring: Squeeze, Roisin Murphy, Soak, Edwyn Collins, Saint Etienne A Brief History: Despite the (misguided) common perception that north of the river…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Bestival

Name: Bestival (‘The Future’) Where: Robin Hill Country Park, Isle of Wight When: 8-11 September 2016 Headliners: The Cure, Major Lazer, Hot Chip, Fatboy Slim Also Featuring: Craig David’s TS5, Wolf Alice, Big Narstie, The Human League, Katy B, Animal Collective… A Brief History: One of…

Hot Chip frontman Alexis Taylor to release solo LP

Hot Chip’s frontman, Alexis Taylor is dabbling with emotions, as he announces the release of his solo record, Piano. As the name suggests, the LP – due June 10th via Moshi Moshi Records – will feature vocal and piano-only recordings. The…

LIVE: Hot Chip – Oval Space, London 14.05.15

While the members of Hot Chip haven’t been far from a stage since the band formed fifteen years ago, as part of a plethora of solo and side projects, tonight is their first London show together in three years. And…

ALBUM: Hot Chip ‘Why Make Sense?’

Rating: Seemingly released especially for festivals and days outdoors, Hot Chip‘s sixth studio album, Why Make Sense?, bursts with nostalgic memories of past summers, but also glimmers of hope for this year’s. Although many may think the same electronics are being…

Festival Guide: Green Man Festival

Name: Green Man Festival Where: The Brecon Beacons, Wales When: 20-23 August, 2015 Headliners: Super Furry Animals, Hot Chip, St Vincent Also Featuring: Courtney Barnett, The Fall, Public Service Broadcasting, The Staves, Father John Misty, Temples… A Brief History: Green Man started back…