Tagged: The xx


The xx to Play 25 NYC Shows in 11 Days

Former FADER cover stars The xx have signed on to play 25 concerts at New York’s amazing Park Avenue Armory next year, from March 19th to 29th. Attendance at each show will be limited to … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2013 3:37PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS:

Video: The xx, “Fiction”

The xx bassist Oliver Sim, lanky as a palm tree and wearing sturdy boots, wanders around in the hours before daylight in a new video for Coexist track “Fiction,” directed by Young Replicant. It’s like … read more »

POSTED June 6, 2013 10:35AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Stream: The xx, “Together”

Here’s The xx’s unsettling, water-dropping-in-a-bucket contribution to the Great Gatsby soundtrack executive produced by Jay-Z, out May 7th via Interscope. Listen below, followed by Lana Del Rey’s song for the film, “Young & Beautiful,” and … read more »

POSTED April 24, 2013 5:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Wu-Tang Clan, Kendrick Lamar, R. Kelly, The xx to Play Bonnaroo

Tickets are now on sale for this year’s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, taking place June 13 to 16 in Manchester, Tennessee. Former FADER cover stars Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, The xx, Beach House, Ariel … read more »

POSTED February 23, 2013 12:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Watch The xx Cover Beyonce

On Facebook today, The xx wrote: “Whilst on tour in Texas, we decided to cover a song by a Texan.” Above, watch their cover of BeyoncĂ©’s “I Miss You,” co-penned by Frank Ocean. Below, check … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2013 5:03PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Solange European Tour Diary: Part 1

Solange is currently on tour in Europe with her band (Dev Hynes on guitar, Charlift’s Patrick Wimberly on drums) and son/junior roadie Julez in tow. We’re tagging along, documenting the action backstage and after the … read more »

POSTED January 22, 2013 3:45PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , ,

Watch Solange Cover “Make It Hot” with The xx in London

Last night at London’s XOYO, Solange continued her campaign for R&B appreciation, inviting The xx bassist/singer Oliver Sim onstage to perform a rendition of Nicole Wray’s 1998 single “Make It Hot,” which was produced by … read more »

POSTED January 18, 2013 6:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,

The xx, “Fiction” (Kid Smpl Remix) MP3

At this moment in time, there’s probably too many xx remixes. Like, if they were physical items, you’d be buried in them, gasping for air, cursing the existence of all remixes ever. It’s understandable though … read more »

POSTED January 11, 2013 11:15AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

The xx, “Sunset (Jamie xx Remix)” MP3

For the next three days, so long as you live outside the US, Jamie xx’s remix of The xx’s “Sunset” will be available as a free download, along with videos for “Angels” and “Chained,” as … read more »

POSTED January 3, 2013 6:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: The xx, “Last Christmas (Wham! Cover)”

This morning, The xx performed at BBC Radio 1′s Live Lounge, where along with material from coexist, they did a toned down version of Wham!’s sugary but sad “Last Christmas.” Check out the cover below … read more »

POSTED December 17, 2012 10:48AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: ,