18 Dec
“Friction,” “Angels” & “Tides" live, + a secret holiday cheer

Shot and directed by photographer and film-maker Jamie-James Medina (who also happens to be the founder of XL’s sub-label Hot Charity), this 3-part documentary follows The xx on the three major cycles of their creative process. Time in the recording studio, in rehearsals and then finally performing live is documented, ending in the last episode […]

18 Mar
The sexiest sax line of all time in all the wrong places

Ahhh Fridays, truly the best day of the week, teeming with all the possibilities of the weekend. And on such a day, who doesn’t love a good prank? And who doesn’t love the nostalgic melodic pinings of Wham!’s “Careless Whisper”? And furthermore, who doesn’t love a shirtless, mulleted man who manages to combine the two? […]