THE XX ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM; SHARE “ON HOLD”

After releasing a string of brief snippets of possible new music through their studio inspo playlist, The xx have announced the follow up to 2012’s Coexist; it’s out January 13, and titled I See You via Young Turks. That’s the album art above.

The album was recorded between March 2014 and August 2016 in New York, Marfa Texas, Reykjavik, Los Angeles, and London, with Jamie xx and Rodaidh McDonald producing the album. The box set includes three bonus tracks; check out the tracklisting and alternative album art below.

Last year Jamie xx released In Colour (one of our favorite albums of 2015), which featured both his xx bandmates, Oliver Sim and Romy Madley Croft.

I See You

01 Dangerous
02 Say Something Loving
03 Lips
04 A Violent Noise
05 Performance
06 Replica
07 Brave For You
08 On Hold
09 I Dare You
10 Test Me

BOX SET

A1. Naive
B1. Seasons Run
B2. Brave For You (Marfa Demo)

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This morning, the band shared a new song. It samples Hall & Oates ‘ “I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do)”, interpolated. Check it out below.

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