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One of the leading movers in the twenty-first centurys new wave of punk funk, psychedelic pop and dark disco, LCD Soundsystem is fronted by New York, USA-based producer and co-creator of DFA (Death From Above) Records, James Murphy (1970, Princeton Junction, New Jersey, USA). Murphy had previously worked as a drummer with the early 90s alternative rock band Pony before moving into record engineering. It was at his New York-based studio that he met his future LCD Soundsystem songwriting partner, UK producer/DJ and part-time U.N.K.L.E. member Tim Goldsworthy. The duo set up their own club, Death From Above, and began to make a name for themselves with production and remix work for artists such as David Holmes, Black Dice, Primal Scream, Hot Chip, in addition to two bands at the forefront of the New York-based punk funk scene, Radio 4 and the Rapture. Their production of the latters 2002 single House Of Jealous Lovers was instrumental in...