The XX were asked to perform on SNL and the band performed their new single 'Hold On', this is the first taster of what to expect from the trio's third studio album I See You which the band will release on January 13 (2017) through Young Turks. The band begin a European tour in February and will head to South America in March.
February 8-Stockholm, Sweden-Hovet
February 10-Copenhagen, Denmark-Forum
February 12-Hamburg, Germany-Sporthalle
February 13 -Amsterdam, Netherlands-Heineken Music Hall
February 14-Paris, France-ZÇnith
February 17-Strasbourg, France-ZÇnith
February 18-Basel, Switzerland-St Jakobshalle
February 20-Milan, Italy-Mediolanum Forum
February 21-Lyon, France-Halle Tony Garnier
February 23-Vienna, Austria-Marx Hall
February 24-Munich, Germany-Zenith
February 25-Berlin, Germany-Arena
February 26-Frankfurt, Germany-Jahrhunderthalle
February 28-DÅsseldorf, Germany-Mitsubishi Electric Halle
March 1-Brussels, Belgium-Forest National
March 4-Nottingham, UK-Motorpoint Arena
March 5-6-Manchester, UK-O2 Apollo
March 8-10 London, UK-O2 Academy Brixton
March 17-Cardiff, UK-Motorpoint Arena
March 23-Bogot†, Colombia-Estereo Picnic
March 25-S∆o Paulo, Brazil-Lollapalooza Brasil
March 31-Buenos Aires, Argentina-Lollapalooza Argentina
April 1-Santiago, Chile-Lollapalooza Chile
What's new in the music world this week?
'Sounds of Silence' was released on this day (January 17th) in 1966.
Listen to Alex Bayly performing 'Animal'.
Two weeks ahead of Independent Venue Week, Dry Cleaning made 'Britain's Best Small Venue 2015' (NME) the second port of call on their 2020 tour.
'Leave Home' was released on this day (January 10th) in 1977.
For their last gig of the year, The Libertines came back to their adopted hometown of Margate to finish off their latest tour.
Celebrating the birthday of David Bowie with his most legendary songs.