, Listen to The xx’s playlist of album #3 inspirations

Good stuff.

The xx are back in the studio they told us on Facebook and with a handwritten note today.

For those of us interested in knowing what new music from the xx might sound like, have a listen to this 29-track Spotify playlist featuring music from The Velvet Underground, Solange, Young Marco, Frank Ocean, Nina Simone, Tirzah, PJ Harvey, Liquid Liquid, Sia, Aretha Franklin and Drake.

The band also announced some tour dates for 2017 in Eastern Europe and Japan so keep them peeled…