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Hot Chip performs on KCRW.

Watch KCRW Presents: Hot Chip KCRW

October 17, 2012 – Watch the British electro-pop band perform "Look At Where We Are" in KCRW's studios. KCRW

Hot Chip's Alexis Taylor.

Watch Hot Chip: An Invitation To Sweat KCMP

August 16, 2012 – Watch Hot Chip perform In Our Head's catchiest single, "Night and Day," in The Current studios. KCMP

Hot Chip: (from left) Alexis Taylor, Al Doyle, Owen Clarke, Joe Goddard and Felix Martin.

Read Four Tet Remixes Hot Chip

August 1, 2012 – The remix of "Look At Where We Are" adds electronic kick without losing the song's human element.

Hot Chip performing at Celebrate Brooklyn.

Watch Hot Chip In Concert Soundcheck

July 19, 2012 – This Celebrate Brooklyn show reminded us that bands can still play dance music the old school way. Soundcheck

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Hot Chip's new album, In Our Heads, comes out June 12.

Read First Listen: Hot Chip, 'In Our Heads'

June 3, 2012 – The British electronic quintet's fifth album is a sincere, expansive declaration of romantic love.

Underneath their helmets, the members of Daft Punk are actually listening to Making Time Radio.

Read The Mix: Making Time Radio WXPN

May 13, 2012 – Hear a mix of futuristic dancefloor fillers, including music from Four Tet, Grimes and Hot Chip. WXPN

Clockwise from upper left: Sarah Jaffe, Hot Chip, Bobby Womack, Dirty Projectors.

Read Dirty Projectors, Hot Chip, Japandroids And More

April 10, 2012 – On this week's show: fist-pumping Canadian rock, the return of soul icon Bobby Womack and more.

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Watch Ken Tucker's Top 10 Albums Of 2010

December 23, 2010 – Tucker's diverse picks include albums by Tracey Thorn, Kanye West, Joanna Newsom and Arcade Fire.

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Hot Chip

Listen Hot Chip: Electro-Pop With A Throbbing Heart

April 26, 2010 – When Hot Clip slides into the chorus of "Take It In," the effect is unequivocally glorious.

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The xx performs at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

Listen Hot Chip And The xx In Concert

April 24, 2010 – Hear the dance-pop group Hot Chip and hypnotic rock band The xx live from Washington, D.C.

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Hot Chip

Listen Hot Chip Brings Romance To The Dance Floor

February 19, 2010 – Music critic Ken Tucker reviews British dance act Hot Chip's fourth album, One Life Stand.

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Listen Hot Chip: Electro-Pop 'Made in the Dark' WXPN

May 22, 2008 – Hot Chip moves into ballad territory on its latest CD, with exploding synths and airy vocals. WXPN

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Watch Hot Chip Finds Magic in the 'Dark'

February 7, 2008 – The British electro-pop band Hot Chip tweaks old sounds in its new songs.

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Listen Music from Belize, Folk Artist Patty Larkin, Lightspeed Champion, More

January 24, 2008 – Hear Ray Davies, Patty Larkin, music from Belize, Lightspeed Champion and Hot Chip.

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Listen Cat Power Purrs Back

January 2, 2008 – Lizzie Goodman of Blender spins new music from Cat Power, Hot Chip and Cassie.

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