Xiu Xiu
Features // 6 Articles
Reviews // 15 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
Media // 4 Articles
//Features

Wondering, Maybe: An Interview With Jamie Stewart of Xiu Xiu
14 Feb 2017 // 10:00 PM

"Okay, we'll just go forth and not think about it at all. Hold the hand of the musical universe and see where she takes us."

A Knife in the Sun: An Interview with Xiu Xiu
4 Feb 2014 // 9:14 PM

After over a decade of crafting his visceral avant-pop sound, Xiu Xiu shows no signs of slowing down,

//Reviews

Xiu Xiu: Forget
20 Feb 2017 // 9:30 PM

On their latest effort, Xiu Xiu express their grave existential concerns in a structured, disciplined pop format, managing to sound palatable and even fun without diminishing any of their gravity or darkness.

Xiu Xiu: Angel Guts, Red Classroom
5 Feb 2014 // 9:04 PM

Stripping down to the core elements can reveal a whole new sound for some bands. For Xiu Xiu, it makes a band already invested in creating intentionally difficult music sound too difficult to be worthwhile.

//Blogs

Xiu Xiu - "Jenny GoGo" (Singles Going Steady)
25 Jan 2017 // 6:00 AM

"Jenny GoGo" is a tormented industrial nightmare, with Jamie Stewart's hushed, unsteady vocals proving far creepier than any of the screeching, ominous electronic noise could ever be.

Xiu Xiu - "Into the Night" (Singles Going Steady)
5 May 2016 // 4:09 AM

Xiu Xiu bring their characteristic experimental noise to a Twin Peaks soundtrack tribute.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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