Hot Chip are an English electro-pop band. Their debut album, Coming on Strong, was released in 2004. Band member Al Doyle comes from Leeds and
the others are from London.
The band have played many live shows, including appearances at Glastonbury, Sónar, Benicassim, Electric Picnic, Bestival, Lovebox, the Reading and
Leeds Festivals, the Summer Sundae festival and the Big Day Out festival as well as playing several North American, European and UK tours over the
last three years. They have had two UK top forty singles - "Over and Over" in March 2006 and "And I Was A Boy From School" in May 2006. They
received plaudits for the music video for "Over and Over", which was directed by Nima Nourizadeh.