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Sandbox Issue 236: Power Plays. THE NEXT STEP FOR PLAYLISTS

Lead: Playlists are still enormously important for breaking acts and for building careers – but they are increasingly a moving target that gets harder and harder to hit. As they change what they are, how they work and what...
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Campaigns: Hot Chip’s Media Hijack For The UK Election -Sandbox 133

Hot Chip seemed to have followed recent moves from American band Tanlines (who re-skinned their website to look like a Netflix site) and re-designed their website just in time for the recent UK election (on 7th May).
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Hot Chip reskinned their website for the UK election

The UK is waking up this morning to a comprehensive victory for the Conservative party in its general election. Yesterday, though, the polls were put to canny marketing use by British band Hot Chip. 
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Sandbox Issue Seventy One: Remixed Message

Seven years ago, remix competitions were a new and exciting marketing opportunity, with everyone fired up on the possibilities of UGC and how it could create a different connection between artist and fan. Their growing ubiquity...
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Hot Chip’s Folkestone Detour enticed new gig-goers

Songkick created a Detour for Hot Chip, getting fans to pledge attendance at possible gigs in three British cities/towns: Folkestone, Stoke and York.
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Hot Chip take over Domino Spotify app

Hot Chip started a week-long takeover of the Domino Spotify app yesterday (Tuesday) to promote their new album, In Our Heads.
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MySpace debuts transatlantic webcast with Hot Chip

Hot Chip are the latest band to livestream one of their gigs online, working with MySpace and tech firm Livestream to webcast a New York show last weekend.