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9 Memorable Moments From Governors Ball 2016

Governors Ball usually has a solid and reliable lineup. Another way to say that is that it sometimes leans predictable, booking lineups that are built…
Ryan Leas | June 6, 2016 - 1:50 pm
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The Week In Pop

Forecasting The 2016 Grammys

The Grammys are on a Monday this year. Sunday is Valentine's Day and Monday is Presidents' Day, so the Grammy people figured they'd be better…
Chris DeVille | February 11, 2016 - 1:34 pm
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2015 In Review

Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2015

One of music's finest qualities is that, for all its unifying power, it strikes different people in radically different ways. There is value in recognizing…
Stereogum | December 9, 2015 - 11:51 am
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Jamie xx – “Gosh” Video

Jamie xx already had one video for "Gosh," the track that opened his 2015 album In Colour, and it was a good one. But this…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2016 - 9:10 am
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Jamie xx, Skrillex, Disclosure, Major Lazer Among Nominees For Fox’s Televised EDM Awards Show

The nominations for the first-ever televised electronic music awards show have been announced. Jamie xx, Disclosure, Skrillex, Diplo, and Major Lazer have all been nominated.
James Rettig | February 18, 2016 - 12:30 pm
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Jamie xx – “Seesaw (Four Tet Remix)” (Feat. Romy)

Four Tet's Kieran Hebden worked alongside Jamie xx to create his In Colour track "Seesaw," which features the xx's Romy on vocals, and today he's…
James Rettig | February 3, 2016 - 4:39 pm
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Essay

The 2016 Grammys Are Gonna Be Alright

This time last year we were perturbed with the Grammys for generating a slate of 2015 nominees that honored a bunch of mediocre white musicians…
Chris DeVille | December 7, 2015 - 2:29 pm
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2015 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2015

We heard it again and again in 2015: This year in music is so good that any attempt to make sense of it is going…
Stereogum | December 1, 2015 - 8:58 am
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Hear Jamie xx Perform With His xx Bandmates, Four Tet, And Warpaint’s Stella Mozgawa On BBC Radio 1

Jamie xx performed on Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show today, and he was joined by his xx bandmates Romy Madley Croft and Oliver Sim,…
James Rettig | November 18, 2015 - 5:03 pm
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Mercury Prize 2015 Nominees Include Aphex Twin, Jamie xx, Florence + The Machine

Every year since 1992, a panel of British music-industry types convenes to decide which album will win the Mercury Prize, the award given to what…
Tom Breihan | October 16, 2015 - 9:23 am
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Jamie xx – “I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)” (Feat. Young Thug & Popcaan) Video

A month ago, Stereogum's readers voted "I Know There's Gonna Be (Good Times)," Jamie xx's lightweight and effervescent collab with Atlanta rap bugout king Young…
Tom Breihan | September 28, 2015 - 8:49 am
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Here Is Your Song Of The Summer 2015

It still feels like summer, but that won't last long. We're less than two weeks away from #PSL and before you know it we'll be…
Scott Lapatine | August 28, 2015 - 12:43 pm
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Jamie xx – “Loud Places (Herbert’s Louder Dub)”

One of the many highlights off of Jamie xx's stunning In Colour was "Loud Places," one of two songs on the album featuring his the…
Peter Helman | August 27, 2015 - 11:11 pm
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Essay

The Immortal Soul: The Revival Of Soul Music And Its History In Hip-Hop Production

Last week, the internet was taken by storm with scheduled and unscheduled hip-hop releases. Mac Miller premiered the track "100 Grandkids" off his long-delayed upcoming…
Stereogum | August 11, 2015 - 1:04 pm
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Livestream Jamie xx And Friends’ Surprise Boiler Room Set

Fresh off of the release of his fantastic new album In Colour -- and even fresher off of the North American leg of his In
Peter Helman | August 10, 2015 - 8:00 pm

Jamie xx – “I Know There‚Äôs Gonna Be (Good Times) (Skepta Remix)”

For the past couple of weeks, Drake and OVO co-founder Oliver El-Khatib have been using their Beats 1 show OVO Sound Radio to premiere some
Peter Helman | August 8, 2015 - 7:59 pm
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Hear Jamie xx’s Beats 1 Radio Mix

Jamie xx gets played a whole lot on Apple's Beats 1 Radio; the internet radio station treats him the way most pop radio stations treat…
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2015 - 9:32 am
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Preview Jamie xx’s Soundscapes Composition “Ultramarine”

Earlier this month, we found out that Jamie xx was commissioned to create a composition for the National Gallery's latest Soundscapes exhibition in London, where…
Lisa Brown | July 21, 2015 - 11:46 am

6 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Fest 2015 Sunday

It can be easy to feel beaten-down and bedraggled on the third day of a three-day festival, especially if you're not a teenager anymore. And…
Tom Breihan | July 20, 2015 - 10:42 am
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Jamie xx – “Loud Places (John Talabot Remix)”

Last month, Tim Sweeney's Beats In Space WNYU radio show shared a brand new John Talabot remix of Jamie xx's "Loud Places." The song premiered…
Misha Sesar | July 9, 2015 - 12:28 pm
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