The xx are throwing a party in London this Friday
How do you celebrate reaching number one in the charts with your latest album? You announce a UK/EU tour.
How do you celebrate announcing a UK/EU tour (which will probably sell out in record time)? You throw a party.
Check out the poster below for all the info, then head here to buy your tickets right now (available from Phonica and Rough Trade tomorrow - September 19th).
Purchase and listen
Today's Mix/Cover/Live + MP3 Roundup includes The xx, The White Stripes, The Pains of Being Pure At Heart & Mountains. Remix MP3: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - Higher Than The Stars (Saint Etienne Visits Lord Spank Remix) Cover MP3: The White Stripes - If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day (Robert Johnson) Live MP3: The xx - Islands (Live) MP3 Of The Day! Mountains MP3: Mountains - Etching http://www.staartje.com/ [read more]
Barcelona producer will release new remix record in the Autumn before joining The xx on tour. [read more]
Mark Lanegan, Warpaint and Martina Topley-Bird have covered 'Crystalised' by The xx. It's been given a soulful, soft rock spin, with the male/female vocals of Topely-Bird and Lanegan providing an in-sync duet, just like that of The xx. [read more]