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Highlights of Klaxons' set at Radio 1's Big Weekend in Glasgow 2014

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Klaxons are an English new rave pop band, based in London. Following the release of several 7-inch singles on different independent record labels, as well as the success of previous singles "Magick" and "Golden Skans", the band released their debut album, Myths of the Near Future on 29 January 2007. The album won the 2007 Nationwide Mercury Prize. After playing festivals and headlining tours worldwide (including the NME Indie Rave Tour) during late 2006–2007, the band started working on their follow-up album in July 2007. Klaxons' second album, Surfing the Void, was released on 23 August 2010. Their 3rd album, Love Frequency, was released on 16 June 2014.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Surfing the Void

    Surfing the Void 2010

    Reviewed by Andy Fyfe
    Against the odds, it might be time to sit up and pay Klaxons some respect.
  2. Review of Myths Of The Near Future

    Myths Of The Near Future 2007

    Reviewed by Chris Long
    ...The rabid back-beat marries punk with rave and throws you around in a glorious...
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