the xx’s "i see you" out now! "i see you" is the follow up to the xx’s two previous albums – "xx" and "coexist" – which have sold over 3 million copies between them, winning a host of accolades along the way. the album has already climbed to the top of global charts including the no. 1 album spot on itunes south africa.
the album is receiving early critical acclaim:
“the xx have never been so unguarded, either emotionally or in their musical ambitions. the result is as haunting as ever.” – rolling stone
“i see you…sounds like an attempt to incorporate everyone’s talents into a new version of their sound, one true to their roots but richer and more varied.” - pitchfork (best new music, 8.4/10)
"on its ambitious new album, the xx has created a vital, magnetic blend of electronica, balladry and pop.”- the wall street journal
watch the video for debut single “on hold,” recorded in marfa and directed by alasdair mclellan.
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