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Sunday, October 17 2010

Blue Water White Death: Blue Water White Death

Hope you know how to swim, for the masterminds behind Xiu Xiu and Shearwater are here to take you on a foreboding journey through the dangers of the deep ocean.


Monday, July 19 2010

Dear God I Love Xiu Xiu

Humor is not uncommon in Xiu Xiu's music, which often contains similar, nuanced playfulness. Asked where it comes from, Stewart is quick to take a jab at himself. "I'm sort of a dumbass. It's probably initially really inspired by the aforementioned and oft-mentioned Morrissey in that a lot of his songs are incredibly depressing but really funny."


Friday, April 16 2010

Xiu Xiu + Tune-Yards: 14.April.10 - Washington D.C.

Upstaging Xiu Xiu's Jamie Stewart is no mean feat but Tune-Yards' Merrill Garbus made even that look easy.


Sunday, February 21 2010

Xiu Xiu: Dear God, I Hate Myself

Xiu Xiu's seventh studio album constantly begs the question: is Jamie Stewart serious?


Tuesday, February 2 2010

Xiu Xiu - “Dear God, I Hate Myself” (video)


Thursday, May 1 2008

Xiu Xiu

Yes, a Xiu Xiu performance is intense. However, this intensity does not much involve an audience. It’s an intensity directed inward, with frontperson Jamie Stewart offering little to no interaction with the crowd -- indeed, very little eye contact at all.


Tuesday, January 29 2008

Xiu Xiu: Women as Lovers

Predictably, yet another bold and consistently satisfying release in Xiu Xiu's discography.


Wednesday, May 2 2007

Xiu Xiu: Remixed & Covered

Even in the hands of others, Xiu Xiu's music can still hurt so good.


Tuesday, April 17 2007

Ed Rec Vol 2, Xiu Xiu…


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Xiu Xiu: Fabulous Muscles (Reviews) [29.Feb.04]
Xiu Xiu: A Promise (Reviews) [20.Apr.03]
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