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The xx Are Officially Back in the Studio

Jamie xx and bandmate/collaborator Romy Madley Croft certainly didn't hurt for attention this year with the former's hugely successful solo record, In Colour, and the…
Rachel Brodsky / December 21, 2015

Jamie xx Is 2015’s Producer of the Year

In 1999, early techno figurehead Moby was coming off of the commercial failure of 1996’s punk detour Animal Rights, which (in a cruel irony) bombed…
Dan Weiss / December 8, 2015

Jamie xx Performs on BBC Radio 1 With the xx’s Romy and Oliver, Warpaint’s Stella Mozgawa, and Four Tet

Jamie xx performed live on Annie Mac's BBC 1 Radio Show today, and was joined by an impressive group of friends for the three-song set. The In…
James Grebey / November 18, 2015

Jamie xx Brings a Choir, xx Members for ‘Loud Places’ on ‘Le Grand Journal’

Jamie xx released his stunning (and Essential) solo debut In Colour today, and in celebration he made an appearance on the French TV show Le…
Colin Joyce / June 2, 2015

Watch Jamie xx and Romy Skateboard Around London in Gorgeous ‘Loud Places’ Video

My oh my, what a busy week it's been for British producer Jamie xx, who just announced his debut album In Colour, offered up a track…
Brennan Carley / March 27, 2015

Jamie xx Enlists Bandmate Romy For New Solo Cut, ‘Loud Places’

Just a day after announcing his new solo record, In Colour, Jamie XX has shared "Loud Places," a collaboration with xx bandmate Romy Madley Croft. It's…
Brennan Carley / March 25, 2015

Jamie xx to Release Debut Solo Album ‘In Colour’ in June

Jamie xx, one-third of minimalist pop trio the xx, will release a new full-length album this June. Mixmag reports in a recent cover story that In…
Andrew Unterberger / March 24, 2015

Lykke Li and the xx’s Romy Team Up to Haunt Emile Haynie’s ‘Come Find Me’

It seems nobody has an address book as deep and varied as producer Emile Haynie, who's already wrangled famous friends Lana Del Rey, Charlotte Gainsbourg,…
Brennan Carley / February 10, 2015

An Excited Jamie xx Says the xx Have a New Album Coming

Moody electronic group the xx are working on their third album, frontman Jamie xx revealed Monday. Speaking with The Fader, Jamie explained that the upcoming album…
James Grebey / October 27, 2014

The xx’s Record Label Accuses Hugo Boss of Ripping Off the Band’s ‘Intro’

German luxury fashion company Hugo Boss appears to have blatantly ripped off the xx's "Intro" in a new commercial for sunglasses. The group's record label, Young…
James Grebey / October 6, 2014

XL Previews Collectors’ Comp With Unreleased Vampire Weekend, Odd Future Footage

This year marks the 25th anniversary of U.K. indie institution XL Recordings and they've announced their own celebration in the form of a history-spanning compilation…
Colin Joyce / August 5, 2014

Hear Jessie Ware, Julio Bashmore, and the xx’s Romy Madley-Croft ‘Share It All’

Last week, we got word that Jessie Ware's lined up an impressive list of collaborators for her upcoming album, Tough Love. Miguel, Ed Sheeran, one-half…
Elissa Stolman / July 24, 2014

Watch Jamie xx’s ‘Sleep Sound’ Inspire Deaf Dancers

Jamie xx never runs out of ways to find music in silence, does he? The xx-man's main band demonstrated their mastery of negative space on…
Marc Hogan / April 10, 2014

The XX Will Play 25 New York Shows in 11 Nights to 40 People

In March 2014, the xx will Coexist with tiny groups of New York City fans at the Park Avenue Armory. The English trio will be throwing 25…
Chris Martins / December 12, 2013

Jamie xx Weaves Unreleased ‘Sleep Sound’ Into Four Tet, Future, and More for BBC Mix

Jamie xx kicked off his tenure as one of BBC Radio 6 Music's 6 Mix Resident DJs on December 6, delivering a two-hour mix that…
Kyle McGovern / December 9, 2013

The xx Out Gay-Marriage Opponents for Using Their Music

The xx have come out in support of same-sex marriage by way of protesting the use of their music in a political ad. Evidently, the…
Chris Martins / November 27, 2013

Jamie xx Gets Funky on ‘Untitled’ Berlin Set Rip

London's post-dubstep producers have a thing for enigma, so it's no surprise that SBTRKT's title-free A/V experiment should be followed by an unidentified, reportedly new…
Chris Martins / November 18, 2013

See Mark Lanegan and Martina Topley-Bird Bathe the xx’s ‘Crystalised’ in Moonlight

Mark Lanegan and trip-hop seductress Martina Topley-Bird have joined ranks with Warpaint for a haunted cover of the xx's stunning debut single, "Crystalised." The gruff-voiced…
Kyle McGovern / September 25, 2013

Hear Ame, Dixon, and Marcus Worgull Remix the xx

Love the xx but find their last album a little too somnolent? A new set of remixes from Âme, Dixon, and Marcus Worgull might be…
Philip Sherburne / June 21, 2013

Governors Ball 2013: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

Friday's marathon downpour threatened to bury all the Governors Ball headlines in a pit of mud and sweat, but Kanye West elevated the filthy proceedings…
SPIN Staff / June 10, 2013
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