Alexis Taylor and the rest of the British fivesome are back.
“Flutes” acts as a trust-worthy introduction to the forthcoming EP, In Our Heads. Despite its far-off June release, it is beginning to roll off the tongues of disc jockeys everywhere. Head-bobbing beats: check. Hip hop-inspired sampling: check. Tropical dance party: check. The whopping 8 minute-track makes for a sturdy return disarming any bitterness for their disappearance. In an effort to remain somewhat subjective, we won’t call it a piece of digital genius. Although, we want to.
Listen to “Flutes” here
Hot Chip‘s last album release, One Life Stand felt more like a one night stand. We loved them and we never heard from them again. It has been two slightly painful years without the indietronica touch of Hot Chip’s deft rhythms, but Joe Goddard,
May 19 13 @ 5:16 PMIron & Wine at The Capitol Theatre
May 20 13 @ 5:32 PMTom Petty & the Heartbreakers
May 21 13 @ 5:23 PMMoMA's Annual Party in the Garden
May 22 13 @ 5:37 PMof Montreal at Music Hall of Williamsburg
May 23 13 @ 5:27 PMØDD Spring Sale
May 24 13 @ 5:40 PMYacht at Shea Stadium
May 25 13 @ 5:50 PMJames Murphy and Special Guests at Grand Prospect Hall
May 26 13 @ 5:54 PMOneohtrix Point Never at Saint Vitus
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