The Qemists will be headlining a gig at The Venue in Derby on Sunday, November 29.
They are rock kids seduced by the dancefloor, dance kids equally happy playing live instruments or building tracks on the computer, drum and bass aficionados who believe their hurtling breakbeats sound best under muscular metallic riffs.
On paper, such a sound clash seems like a train wreck in the making. However, pumped as loud as your speakers will allow, or booming through the PA at one of their live shows, The Qemists make glorious sense.
Their genre-mashing has garnered a sizeable following across the globe, scoring a number one album in Japan