Clean Bandit blows up with unlikely mix of live strings and dance beats

"We try not to see boundaries between genres - we believe you can just do whatever you want," says Jack Patterson, multi-­instrumentalist of Clean Bandit. For the British quartet, that means pairing live classical strings and old-school dance music - a combination that has fueled worldwide chart success ahead of its debut album, New Eyes, released June 17 on Big Beat/Atlantic Records.

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