The xx unveil underwater video for ‘Chained’ – watch

The trio will tour the UK in December

The xx have unveiled the video for their song ‘Chained’.

Speaking about the clip, directed by Los Angeles-based production team Young Replicant in partnership with The Creators Project, the band said:

Here is our new video for Chained! Directed by Young Replicant, who were a pleasure to work with. Spending 2 days underwater wasn’t quite as easy as we thought. We love how it turned out, hope you enjoy too, xx The xx

Click above to watch the video.

The xx released their second album, ‘Coexist’, last month and will play five shows at the end of this year in support of the record.

The tour begins at Brighton’s Dome on December 6 and ends on December 16 when the band play London’s O2 Academy Brixton. The xx will also play shows in Wolverhampton, Bristol and Newcastle.

The xx will play:

Brighton Dome (December 6)
O2 Academy Newcastle (11)
Wolverhampton Civic Hall (12)
Bristol Colston Hall (14)
O2 Academy Brixton (16)

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