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* Festival Flash! Liverpool Sound City Announces First Wave Of Acts -
The UK’s coolest boutique urban festival, Liverpool Sound City, has just announced its first wave of acts performing over May 19th-21st across the city’s most iconic venues. The raw and raucous Black Lips bring their American garage sound to Liverpool. Infamous for their intense shows and febrile atmospheres, the USA...
The XX Win Mercury Music Prize -
The XX have taken out the coveted Mercury Music Prize in a ceremony in London last night.
The band took out the prize for the 2009 debut album, ‘xx’ released through Young Turks.
Recently a surge of bets on Paul Weller taking out the top spot caused bookies to rethink their odds...
The XX XX -
A listen to the tracks on the bonus CD (if you buy this from Rough Trade) give a good clue to what influences the XX: cover versions of songs by Kyla, Aaliyah and Womack & Womack. Though there are hushed echoes of the Cure and Young Marble Giants on the...