NEWS

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

"Disco beats, handclaps and dance-floor romance." We dropped the first single off our first full-length record and you can read about the dahncing here!

Friday, December 28th, 2012

What would we do without Kevin Bronson? This time he looked into his crystal ball and predicted we would be next years news, alongside a slew of other LA bands. Check out the full shebang here.

Monday, December 24th, 2012

It's said that it never rains in LA and that nobody walks. Well we walked in the rain in LA for this feature story on the super cool Aritzia site.

Friday, December 14th, 2012
Jacqueline Caruso of The Deli was not embarrassed by all the dahncing and Puma sweatbands at our show last night.

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
We turned in our album art today!!!

Saturday, October 20th, 2012
We just shot the first music video for our full-lenth album! The cast and crew were amazing!!!!

Monday, September 17th, 2012
LA Complex featured "Don't Crowd Around The Light" on their show! Thanks for understanding LA Complex....

Friday, August 13th, 2012
"Come Come" is on the soundtrack for the movie, "For A Good Time." Heh heh.

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
Recording for our first full-length album is done. We're coming back outta the woodwork...

Thursday, June 21st, 2012
No Snobs Allowed is not only a great moniker, it's a great website. These are the most recent kind words they've had to say about us....

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012
We posted our video for the Tokyo Police Club Remix of "Come Come".

Thursday, May 24th, 2012
We posted our video for the Blood Diamonds Remix of "Only A Woman".

Friday, March 23rd, 2012
We signed a record deal with Last Gang Records. Excuse us while we disappear to make a record....

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011
We posted a video of our time at Art Basel. We can't wait to go back next year!

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
MTV played "New Town" on their show, "Chelsea Settles".

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011
Quit Mumbling posted about our cover of "Hot For Teacher". Head over there and check it out!

Monday, October 24th, 2011
Rock NYC Live and Recorded reviewed our show at The Satellite. Check out what they had to say here.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011
Head over to Consequence of Sound for the premiere of the "Come Come" remix by The KickDrums featuring Freddie Gibbs.

Thursday, September 29th, 2011
Linnyleloo posted our performance from Peter Tunneys party here

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011
Billboard posted about our performance at Peter Tunney's party here.

Wednesday, June, 8th, 2011
Everybody Taste posted about our EP and the use of the omnichord on it. Read their post here.

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011
LA Times featured Hot As Sun. "Though Hot as Sun's "Come Come" and "Only a Woman" are John Hughes montage-ready, the musicians go back even further on "New Town," with plonking keyboard chords and filtered vocals that sound like the Supremes throwing a dance party with the Strokes." Read the entire article here.

Monday, February 7th, 2011
Check out our first live review! Click Here

Thursday, January 20th, 2011
The Economist featured our New Town video. CLICK HERE

Sunday, November 7th, 2010
Thanks to The Music Slut for recognizing the need for more plastic octopi in music videos. New Town Music Slut Review

Friday, November 5th, 2010
Check out our new video for our new song "New Town". New New New New New! This video was animated by Mark Steger and Hot As Sun's Deborah Stoll.

Thursday, November 4th, 2010
Verb Reverb featured us as their Band of the Day. Check out what they had to say here.

Monday, Nov. 1st, 2010
Our debut EP is now available. Click Here to buy directly from the band (with the New Town animated video) or on iTunes.

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010
We leaked our 2nd single "Only a Woman". My Old Kentucky Blog gave us a lovely feature.

Big thanks to Jason Bentley for spinning "Come Come" on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic and to Kevin Bronson for featuring it on Buzz Bands!!!!

Monday, August 30th, 2010
Oh Hello! We Are Hot as Sun! Check out our debut single "Come Come" and please Click Here to check out the "Come Come" video featuring Kenan Peters.

 

 

PLAYING LIVE

MONDAY, MARCH 4TH AND 25TH

We're throwing a 

SWEATY DISCO PARTY

@Los Globos in Los Angeles

Herewith, the deets:

Monday, March 4th

8:30PM DJ Belief

9PM Y Luv  

10PM Hot As Sun

11PM He Met Her

With visual stimulation from Six Stair

Monday, March 25th

8:30PM DJ Steve Livigni

9PM TV Girl

10PM Hot As Sun

11PM Mirror Talk

With a special light installation from Jerico Woggon