The Xx

The Xx is a group that originated in London, England. The members of the group are Romy Madley-Croft, Oliver Sim, Baria Qureshi and Jamie Smith. The band formed in 2005 and released their first album, xx, in August of 2009. Their album beame a big hit and made it on many best of 2009 lists. The band won the Mercury Music Prize for their album in 2010. The group met while they were all attended Elliot School. Oliver Sim and Romy Madley-Croft started a duo at the age of fifteen. Then in 2005 when they began preforming Baria Qureshi, the guitarist, joine. Jamie Smith joined the following year.

Indie pop, indietronica, dream pop

FACT Mix 70: The xx -2009
XX -2009
Coexist -2012