LCD Soundsystem is an American musical project of James Murphy playing electroclash (music at the junction of post-punk and disco). The project has produced three albums, which critics have taken pretty good, including the last, which was released in 2010. This Is Happening, which hit the Billboard 200 on the tenth position.
February 5, 2011 the group announced the termination of its existence, which followed a farewell concert. The last took place on April 2, 2011 at Madison Square Garden, was captured on video and published in the form of a documentary Shut Up and Play the Hits. The film premiered January 22, 2012 in the American independent film festival Sundance.
December 25, 2015 the band released a Christmas single "Christmas Will Break Your Heart", and announced their reunion and tour in 2016.