Who are LCD Soundsystem?

Fresh from the news this morning that LCD Soundsystem are to headline Coachella, you may be asking the question “who are LCD Soundsystem?”. 

So, for those of you who aren’t in the picture, LCD Soundsystem is an American rock band from New York City.  The band formed in 2001 and is fronted by singer-songwriter James Murphy, who also co-founded DFA Records.  On February 5, 2011, a statement was posted on the band's website that announced a farewell concert, which took place on April 2, 2011, at Madison Square Garden.

If you've never heard any of their music, here's what they sound like...

...so now you know. 

 

 

 

 

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