Following their recent lottery-based shows, their new album announcement, and Youtube installing a new server just to handle fan shot videos (that might not be true), The xx have unveiled the first track to be taken from their forthcoming new album Coexist.

The track in question is called 'Angels' and you can hear it here or below.

"It's been a long time since we've played you anything new. This song is called Angels, it is the first single from our new album, Coexist. We've been playing this song live recently, so it feels good to share with you the version we've been working on for so long. We hope you like it. xx The xx"

What do you think? Worth the wait? Better than the million of fan videos you've had on repeat? Let us know in the comments section below!


  • 1. Angels
  • 2. Chained
  • 3. Fiction
  • 4. Try
  • 5. Reunion
  • 6. Sunset
  • 7. Missing
  • 8. Tides
  • 9. Unfold
  • 10. Swept Away
  • 11. Our Song

Coexist will be released on September 10th via Young Turks.

Upcoming Tour Dates:

  • Mon 23rd Jul 2012 The Fonda Theatre Los Angeles, CA
  • Wed 25th Jul 2012 Showbox At The Market Seattle, WA
  • Sat 28th Jul 2012 Phoenix Concert Theatre Toronto, On
  • Sun 29th Jul 2012 Metropolis Theatre Montreal, QC
  • Tue 31st Jul 2012 Wilbur Theatre Boston, MA
  • Thu 2nd Aug 2012 Terminal 5 New York, NY
  • Fri 10th Aug 2012 Sziget Festival Budapest
  • Sat 11th Aug 2012 La Route Du Rock
  • Sat 18th Aug 2012 Fm4 Frequency Festival
  • Sun 19th Aug 2012 Lowlands Festival
  • Fri 31st Aug 2012 Electric Picnic
  • Fri 7th Sep 2012 Bestival