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LCD Soundsystem, Hot Chip: Alexandra Palace, London

Stephen Dalton, Times, The, 12 November 2010

LIKE AN indie-rock version of the Special Relationship, the New York disco-punks LCD Soundsystem and their London electro-pop soulmates Hot Chip are on a joint world tour which the LCD frontman James Murphy has hinted will be his last. Assuming he truly means goodbye and not au revoir, Murphy went out on peak form with a good-humoured, mob-handed celebration in London on Wednesday.

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