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“I like Zapp, not Zappa” goes “Night and Day,” the lead single from London electro-pop quintet Hot Chip, and in one small yet significant statement the five-piece’s attitude to music is shouted loud and proud.

As manifestos go, it is brilliantly apt in proclaiming a preference for soul-funk band Zapp over avant-garde rocker Frank Zappa.

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