Hot Chip @ Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh 2006

Claire Mapletoft holds a tentative banner aloft for the rigorous nerd-chic of chart-seeking missiles, Hot Chip. Cue lots of cymbal crashing miniature monkeys and weird, baffling techno malarkey. Edinburgh’s Cabaret Voltaire is not made for short people. The stage and surrounding area are one the same level, and when there is a sellout (as there was Wednesday night), short people, like myself, often have a hard time even seeing over the crowd. As Hot Chip took to the stage, I Continue Reading