Hot Chip are back with a brand new single, the band’s first since their 2012 album ‘In Our Heads’. ‘Dark & Stormy’ was premiered this evening on BBC Radio 1; give it a listen above.
The track features on a 10’ to be released on 22nd July, backed by ‘Look At Where We Are (Feat. tori And reiko kudo)’. It was recorded at Club Ralph in London and features Charles Hayward from This Heat / About Group on drums.
The band also have a handful of live dates coming up, including Latitude Festival on 20th July, which they’ll play alongside headliners Kraftwerk, Bloc Party and Foals, as well as Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Hot Chip, CHVRCHES, Alt J, Japandroids, The Maccabees, Modest Mouse, James Blake and more.
Meanwhile, frontman Alexis Taylor’s other band, About Group have recently announced details of a new album; ‘Between The Walls’ will be available from 1st July. Joe Goddard will also release a new EP, ‘Taking Over’, through Greco-Roman this summer.