June 12, 2007
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA.
Better than: reliving the '80s … barely
Download: a link to the Hot Chip stream
The UK's Hot Chip is so hot right now. It's disgusting.
“You know — it's when you put it on your tongue and it burns and [pthoo] you spit it out,” says guitarist and centerman Al Doyle, referring to the french fry connotations of the band name. Indeed.
While the crowd loved it, the synth-driven pop quintet treaded dangerously close to