Dance Hall Hips

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Video: Francis & the Lights

Posted by dancehallhips on August 21, 2008

A friend of mine referred me to a music video for “A Modern Promise” by a band called Francis & the Lights, recently. The video itself is clean, crisp, and quite beautiful while staying unbelievably simple. The band, on the other hand, sounds like a sensual dance party at Prince’s house. Check it:



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Dance Hall Hips gets a Theme Song!

Posted by dancehallhips on August 13, 2008

That’s right, Dance Hall Hips now has an official theme song, courtesy of Wrapping Paper! The band was generous enough to provide a wonderful example of their personal songwriting skills with a Dance Hall Hips-themed track. The Minnesota-based band promises you a personalized song with any purchase of their latest efforts, the Hold Up the Neon Sign EP. Now that’s fan appreciation!

Speaking of fans, be sure to become a fan of Dance Hall Hips on Facebook, now!


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M.I.A. Responds to Accusations

Posted by dancehallhips on August 7, 2008

“I don’t support terrorism and never have. As a Sri Lankan that fled war and bombings, my music is the voice of the civilian refugee. Frankly, I am not trying to start dialogue with someone who is really just seeking self-promotion.”

-M.I.A. (via P4K)


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