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The 7 Best Performances Of Governors Ball 2015 Sunday

Governors Ball was oversold, there's no question about it; that, or the festival grounds shrunk significantly this year. Either way, we had a great time…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 8, 2015 - 12:50 pm

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Q&A: Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor On His Solo Album Await Barbarians

Alexis Taylor has always been the gentle soul at the center of Hot Chip's effervescent dance-pop, his charmingly wimpy falsetto enunciating properly amidst the churning…
Chris DeVille | June 6, 2014 - 8:22 am

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The Top 30 Electronic Dance Tracks Of 2012

There was no getting away from EDM in 2012. While the three-letter hashtag has certainly caused buzz among radio stations and indie blogosphere alike, it's…
Puja Patel | December 26, 2012 - 2:13 pm

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Hercules & Love Affair – “Omnion (Joe Goddard Remix)” (Feat. Sharon Van Etten)

Andy Butler's long-running disco-house project Hercules & Love Affair recently shared "Omnion," the title track from their upcoming fourth LP, which features Sharon Van Etten…
Peter Helman | July 13, 2017 - 10:02 am

The National, Julien Baker, D∆WN, Hot Chip, Nigel Godrich, & More To Play House Shows For Amnesty International

On September 20, 1,000 musicians will perform from the intimate setting of people’s homes in over 60 cities around the world as part of the…
Sadie Bell / Billboard | June 27, 2017 - 5:11 pm

Katy Perry’s New Album Features Production From Hot Chip, Purity Ring, DJ Mustard

Katy Perry's new album, Witness, comes out in a couple of weeks, and the production and songwriting credits for each track on it have surfaced
James Rettig | May 25, 2017 - 6:03 pm

Katy Perry – “Chained To The Rhythm (Hot Chip Remix)”

At this late date, it shouldn't be a surprise when pop stars solicit collaborations or remixes from underground types, but there's still something unexpected and…
Tom Breihan | March 17, 2017 - 9:07 am

Members Of Caribou, Hot Chip, Junior Boys Team Up To Score 1973 Film

The 1973 movie Tactus Tempus had an experimental-at-the-time all-synth score from composer Frank McCarty. And now, members of some of our finest synth-based acts --…
Tom Breihan | March 3, 2017 - 10:44 am

Joe Goddard – “Music Is The Answer” Video

Like his bandmate Alexis Taylor, Hot Chip's Joe Goddard has an increasingly active solo side hustle. He'll release his solo debut album Electric Lines this…
Chris DeVille | January 23, 2017 - 9:24 am

Pillow Person – “Go Ahead” Video

Sarah Jones has played with a number of bands including Hot Chip, and now she's launching her own project called Pillow Person. Debut single "Go…
Chris DeVille | July 8, 2016 - 10:15 am

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Alexis Taylor – “Old Friends 4 Sale” (Prince Cover)

Hot Chip's Alexis Taylor recently released his third solo LP Piano, a beautiful collection of live covers and original material performed unadorned and unaccompanied on…
Pranav Trewn | July 5, 2016 - 12:10 pm

Shit Robot – “End Of The Trail” (Feat. Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor) Video

DFA Records mainstay Marcus Lambkin makes propulsive, old-school disco-house under the name Shit Robot. He also has a knack for finding and recruiting like-minded collaborators…
Peter Helman | March 18, 2016 - 12:02 am

Father John Misty, Beach House, Hot Chip, And More Play Iceland Airwaves 2015

Last year, Iceland Airwaves had a climactic feeling to it. Since it takes place in early November, chances are it's one of the final festivals…
Ryan Leas | November 9, 2015 - 12:32 pm

New Order – “Tutti Frutti (Hot Chip Remix)” (Feat. La Roux)

After covering Bruce Springsteen's hit "Dancing In The Dark" in both their live shows and in the studio (and crossing it with LCD Soundsystem's "All…
Cady Siregar | October 19, 2015 - 11:57 am

Hot Chip – “Dancing In The Dark” (Bruce Springsteen Cover) Video

In their live shows for the past few months, UK synthpop heroes Hot Chip have been covering "Dancing In The Dark," Bruce Springsteen's synthpoppiest hit…
Tom Breihan | October 19, 2015 - 9:22 am

Florence + The Machine – “Queen Of Peace (Hot Chip Remix)”

Hot Chip aren't exactly the first people I'd think of as good candidates to remix a Florence + The Machine track, but here we are…
James Rettig | September 3, 2015 - 5:34 pm

Hot Chip – “Started Right” Video

Last night, Hot Chip stopped by Conan to play the funky clavinet jam "Started Right" off of their new album Why Make Sense?, and today,…
Peter Helman | August 11, 2015 - 10:36 pm

Watch Hot Chip Bring The Funk On Conan

For many years now, Hot Chip have been one of the most dependably great bands on the whole big-clubs-and-festivals touring circuit. Any chance to see…
Tom Breihan | August 11, 2015 - 9:08 am
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