Delphic are an alternative dance band from Marple Bridge, Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. They are signed to Polydor and released the single "Counterpoint" in April 2009 through R&S Records, produced by Ewan Pearson. They are officially a four piece band, augmented by drummer Dan Hadley. In 2009 the band toured the UK music festival circuit, playing at T in the Park, Reading and Leeds Festivals, Creamfields and Bestival. The single "This Momentary" was released on 31 August 2009 through Kitsun├®. The music video for "This Momentary" has been nominated for three UK Music Video Awards, including Best Cinematography, Best Editing and Best Telecine. In November 2009 they made their first TV appearance appearing on Later... with Jools Holland playing "Doubt" and "Halcyon". Delphic are one of the 15 shortlisted music acts for the BBC Sound of 2010. announced on Monday 7 December. As of 6 January 2010, Delphic were placed Third on BBC Sound of 2010. Acolyte was released in Australia and New Zealand on 22 January via Modular and in the United States on 29 June via Dangerbird Records.