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Once upon a time, the reliably awesome British producer remixed the xx's first-album single "VCR." And now that the xx have finally gotten around to releasing their (pretty great, in my opinion)…   Read Story »
We're rebooting our popular Deconstructing franchise, which kicked off in February of this year. In this space, a rotating cast of writers will offer opinions on, well, almost anything: an artist, an…   Read Story »
Next week, the xx will release Coexist, their extremely anticipated sophomore album, which strips the already hushed and intimate sound of their self-titled debut back even further. We've already…   Read Story »
The music made by England trio the xx can be hard to contemplate at face value because, in a sense, there’s not much there. And, much like their not-trying-to-do-too-much-but-already-iconic-somehow…   Read Story »
Singers Romy Madley-Croft and Oliver Sim pass it back and forth on the xx's newest single, the taut, sexy "Sunset." Though Madley-Croft has insisted that the new record isn't a "world away" from…   Read Story »
As we coast toward the release of the xx's forthcoming Coexist, here's a nice video of the group performing recent single "Angels" high above -- 33 stories, to be exact -- Tokyo. It was filmed in…   Read Story »
The xx's insanely anticipated sophomore album Coexist comes out next month, and we've posted opening track "Angels," as well as a few videos of the band playing new songs live. And now the studio…   Read Story »
The xx's cheekily titled Coexist LP is out this fall. Consequently, the tour they're on now has setlists that are very Coexistential. (Look they opened the door, I'm just walking through.) We've…   Read Story »
Last week, the xx performed in L.A., and as you might be aware, they've been playing a lot of new stuff on this particular tour. A few days ago, some fan footage from that show surfaced that revealed…   Read Story »
While in L.A., the xx swung by Conan to perform their new single "Angels." Not surprisingly, they turn the lights down low for this one. Watch it below. (via the Audio Perv) Coexist is out…   Read Story »