The XX: Interview on The Sound of Young America

The XX

The XX are a three-member band from London, England. Their self-titled debut album was one of the most acclaimed releases of 2009. This year, the band has been chose to play some of the most important music festivals in the world: All Tomorrow's Parties, Bonnaroo, Coachella, Sasquatch and Lollapalooza. The group's two singers, Romy Madley Croft and Oliver Sim have been friends since nursery school. Jamie Smith, who programs drums and keyboard sounds joined the group in high school. Their music is modest, intimate and modern; often compared to acts as divergent as Aaliyah and the Cure.


Loving this trend of great

Loving this trend of great guests from the UK, if this and the last podcast are any indication.

nice work, interesting sound

Thank you for the interesting interview and the exposure to their low-key sounds. Much obliged. Reckon I'll buy their tunes

Good stuff!

Nice work Jesse