The xx confirm fall U.S. headline dates, to perform on Colbert Thursday

On the heels of their wildly successful ongoing U.S. tour, The xx will return stateside to play a very special, limited engagement of select headline dates and festival appearances this fall.

The fall dates include shows September 29 in Los Angeles, October 9 at Colorado’s iconic Red Rocks, Austin City Limits Festival, Life is Beautiful and more. Visit for presale and ticket information.

Furthermore, the band will perform on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” this Thursday, May 18 ahead of two nights at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, NY this Friday and Saturday, May 19 and 20.

Meanwhile, The band has just announced a very special installment of their Night + Day festival, set for July 14-16 at Iceland’s Skogafoss waterfall outside of Reykjavik. The festival, capped at 6,000 tickets, follows a record-breaking seven-day festival in Brixton, London and will feature performances from The xx, Jamie xx, Kamasi Washington, Robyn, Warpaint, Sampha, Earl Sweatshirt, Benji B, Gilles Peterson, Jagwar Ma, Floating Points (DJ set), Bjarki, Call Super, Hunee, Kria Brekkan, Gangly, Kelsey Lu, Orang Volante, Mr Silla, Högni, Pampa Showcase (Axel Boman & Robag Wruhme), JFDR & Marching Church. For full ticket details, head to

The xx’s universally lauded new album, I See You, was released in January via Young Turks, debuting at #2 in the U.S. and #1 in the U.K. Germany, Portugal, The Netherlands, Ireland, Australia and Belgium.

The xx Live

Newly announced

July 14-16                   Night + Day—Skogafoss, Iceland

September 27             Santa Barbara Bowl—Santa Barbara, CA

September 29             The Forum—Los Angeles, CA

October 3                    Starlight—Kansas City, MO

October 9                    Red Rocks—Morrison, CO

October 10                  The Great Saltair—Magna, UT

October 12                  The Criterion—Oklahoma City, OK

October 13-15             III Points/Wynwood—Miami, FL

October 17                  Coca-Cola Roxy Theatre—Atlanta, GA

October 19                  Champions Square—New Orleans, LA

2017 tour

May 16                       Stage AE—Pittsburgh, PA

May 17                       Skyline Stage at the Mann—Philadelphia, PA

May 19                       Forest Hills Stadium—New York, NY—SOLD OUT

May 20                       Forest Hills Stadium—New York, NY

May 22                       Echo Beach—Toronto, ON

May 23                       Echo Beach—Toronto, ON—SOLD OUT

May 24                       Parc Jean-Drapeau—Montreal, QC

May 26                       Thompson’s Point—Portland, ME

May 27                       Boston Calling—Boston, MA

June 2                         Primavera Sound—Barcelona, Spain

June 9                         Bonnaroo—Manchester, TN

June 21-25                  Glastonbury—Pilton, U.K.

June 29                       Roskilde—Roskilde, Denmark

July 1                           Open’er—Gdynia, Poland

July 6                           NOS Alive—Lisbon, Portugal

July 8                           Firenze Summer Festival—Florence, Italy

July 21                         Splendour in the Grass—North Byron Parklands, Australia

July 25                         Singapore Indoor Stadium—Kallang, Singapore

July 28-30                    Fuji Rock Festival—Niigata, Japan

August 5                      Lollapalooza—Chicago, IL

August 10                    Oya Festival—Oslo, Norway

August 10-12               Way Out West Festival—Gothenburg, Sweden

August 12                    Flow Festival—Helsinki, Finland

August 14                    Sunset Festival—Tallinn, Estonia

August 15                    Sunset Festival—Sigulda, Latvia

August 17                    Pukklepop Festival—Hasselt, Belgium

August 18-20               Lowlands Festival—Biddinghuizen, Netherlands

August 25                    Zürich Openair—Zürich, Switzerland

August 27                    Rock En Seine—St. Cloud, France

August 29                    SWG3 Galvanizers Yard—Glasgow, United Kingdom

August 30                    SWG3 Galvanizers Yard—Glasgow, United Kingdom

September 1              Electric Picnic—Stradbally, Ireland

September 7-10         Bestival—Dorset, United Kingdom

September 10            Lollapalooza Festival—Berlin, Germany

September 24            Life is Beautiful Festival—Las Vegas, NV

October 6-8                Austin City Limits Festival—Austin, TX

October 13-15            Austin City Limits Festival—Austin, TX

November 17-19        Corona Capital Festival—Mexico City, Mexico

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