Labelled by the trend-setters as "this generation's Stone Roses", the dance-rock
combo (pictured right) were heading for big things on the back of hit single Take The Long Road And Walk It.
THEY'RE the cult American band who blazed the trail for so many of today's dance-rock
The two-piece are getting good reviews from both guitar and dance press from the likes of NME and Mixmag for their dance-rock
style that has seen them compared to Interpol and New Order.
So whether by fate, fortune or canny DJing, the attendees of the swanky evening were in for a treat when on comes 1990's funkiest dance-rock
hit, Groove is in the Heart by Deee-Lite.
Murphy sings, writes and combines electronic effects and tape loops with conventional drums and guitar to make funky punk dance-rock
that fills ballroom floors around the world.
Next on the bill are Sio Paulo's freewheeling dance-rock
Using their 2004 dance-rock
opus Any Minute Now as the primary source material, they stretch and chop old tunes, plus a few new ones, into radically different configurations.
Tipped for success this year, the band completely stormed the Glasgow venue last Thursday with their hybrid dance-rock
and got a groove on in Tut's that was more akin to the Arches.
JAMES MURPHY, WISE-ASS MASTERMIND behind dance-rock
punk-funk LCD Soundsystem and DFA Records, makes cowbell-laced disco-infiltrated tracks that are making people move on dance floors around the world.
Leading the roster are Joe Jonas' DNCE, the funk-inspired dance-rock
group behind the hit ditty, 'Cake by the Ocean'; 'Scared to be Lonely' singer Dua Lipa, who fuses her soulful vocals with dreamy, synth-laden beats; and teenage sensation Zara Larsson, whose electro-pop hit, 'Lush Life,' has over 571 million streams so far on Spotify.
And next month he will release a juicy 768-page autobiography that centres on his time with the dance-rock
Despite such grand associations with themed albums, this third release is still the hook-laden dance-rock
we've come to expect from Matthew Murphy, Dan Haggis and Tord Overland Knudsen.
Entertainment will be provided by Tension, a dance-rock
band that covers everything from AC/DC and Aerosmith to The Beatles.
The Washington Post has this to say about Battleme: "This falsetto-happy dance-rock
number is a career-maker.
I Am Austin area two-piece dance-rock
duo from North Wales.