New Build are a British electronic band based in London. The band consists of Hot Chip members Al Doyle, Felix Martin plus composer Tom Hopkins. Their first album Yesterday was Lived and Lost was released in the UK on March 5, 2012 (and in the United States on April 3, 2012).
Their second album "Pour It On" will be released by Sunday Best Recordings, worldwide on 20 October 2014. First single "The Sunlight" was premiered by Pitchfork on the 21st August. The Grammy-nominated Hot Chip (nominated in 2009, also nominated for the 2006 Nationwide Music Prize for their album The Warning), continue to record and release music via Domino Records, while LCD Soundsystem have now retired. Both New Build albums have been mixed and finished at Club Ralph, the studio of Mark Ralph (Clean Bandit, Franz Ferdinand, Hot Chip) in north London, and Pour It On was mastered by Mike Marsh at the Exchange.
Early on New Build received national radio play on the BBC by DJs including Mary Anne Hobbes, Nick Grimshaw, Rob Da Bank and Peter Serafinowicz, featured in worldwide publications such as Rolling Stone magazine, Mixmag and The Guardian and prior to releasing their first album released two singles on their own label Lanark Recordings, the first entitled "Misery Loves Company", the second "Do You Not Feel Loved?"….