The XX


The xx Radically Rework Wham!’s “Last Christmas”

Moody UK outfit the xx have taken an old song by Wham! and made it their own during a recent radio appearance in England. It’s pretty cool.


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Cyber Monday Music Deals You Can’t Afford To Miss

With Cyber Monday’s retail sales estimated to be the biggest online shopping day in history, alternative rock acts have jumped on board the 24 hour sale, discounting albums, tour merchandise, even booty shorts.


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5 Worst Tour Bus Crashes In Music History

With heavy metal band Baroness surviving a horrific bus crash in Europe recently, we take a look back at five of the worst tour bus crash tragedies in the history of music.


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The xx’s Romy Croft On Their Signature Black Attire: “If Oliver Wants To Wear Pink, I Don’t Mind”

“There is definitely something to having ‘a look,’ not in just what you wear, but in all of your artwork.”


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Stream The New XX Album “Coexist” With Global Sharing Technology

Moody and introspective UK rock minimalists the xx have released a special stream of their album “Coexist” that allows listeners to track how and where it’s being shared.



Nicole Alvarez: Music For Your Consideration, Some Songs I Love Right Now

Through this blog, we can listen to music together and either love it or hate, but we will discuss it and who knows, your new favorite song could be in here somewhere.


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San Francisco’s Treasure Island Music Festival Line-Up – M83, Best Coast, The XX + More

The line-up for San Francisco’s Treasure Island Music Festival 2012 has been released and includes indie and electronic acts such as M83, Best Coast, Girl Talk, Public Enemy, The XX and more. The two day […]


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The XX Working On New Album, Posts Demo

Remember [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the xx[/lastfm]? The British indie pop trio caught our attention in 2010 with their awesome eerie and hypnotic single “Crystalised.” Off the band’s eponymous debut, xx, which was released summer of 2009, the […]


Perfect Stocking Stuffer CD’s For Christmas

It’s been a hell of a year for music fans, full of awe-inspiring material from bands old and new, near and far. All shades and shapes of rock n’ roll have thrived in 2010, so if […]


Video: The Gorillaz Acoustic Performance

As we told you before, the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Gorillaz[/lastfm] have been really busy with all kinds of things including touring and recording a new album. Despite how busy the band is, they still found some time to […]