November 24, 2013 13:24

The xx release first two albums as limited edition 7" boxsets

The 'xx' and 'Coexist' sets will be limited to 1000 copies each

Photo: Inma Varandela Next Previous

Photo Gallery: The xx
Photo: Inma Varandela

The xx are set to release their first two albums as 7" boxsets.

Every track on the band's 2009 'xx' debut and 2012's 'Coexist' album will be pressed onto 7" vinyl and packaged into two limited edition boxsets with individual artwork for each record. Each set will cost £55 and is limited to 1,000 copies. Boxsets will be shipped on December 2. For more information click here.

Meanwhile, the band released a new remix EP earlier this month. The London based trio had tracks from 'Coexist' remixed by artists signed to John Talabot's Hivern Discs label for the four track release titled 'HVNXX' EP. Producers providing remixes on the EP included Marc Piñol and Mistakes Are OK.

Last month The xx and Sampha released a limited-edition split 12" single. Just 750 copies of the split single were released on October 28. The single paired 'Without', a track from Sampha's recent 'Dual' EP, with 'Reconsider', a bonus track from 'Coexist'.

Earlier this autumn, The xx revealed they had "just begun" their new album, and said they were "feeling inspired and ready to go".

Read More On This Artist

More News
The Horrors, Palma Violets and more added to Reading and Leeds Festival bill – full list here
Sigur Rós' Jónsi and Alex Somers to score new US TV show 'Manhattan'
Record Store Day organisers respond to Paul Weller boycott
Lily Allen namechecks Gaga, Lorde and Beyonce in new track 'Sheezus' – watch
The National cancel gigs in Russia and Ukraine
Courtney Love shares new song 'You Know My Name' - listen
Damon Albarn unveils 'Heavy Seas Of Love' video - watch
The Killers to play Glasgow Summer Sessions
'Breaking Bad' star Aaron Paul offers Arcade Fire pizza in exchange for tickets to...
A$AP Rocky joins Lykke Li on 'No Rest For The Wicked' remix – listen
Barack Obama pays tribute to 'trailblazer' Frankie Knuckles in letter to DJ's family
Paul McCartney cancels gig after his equipment goes missing
King Krule and Ratking to feature on new Trash Talk album 'No Peace'
Zack de la Rocha and Blink-182's Travis Barker working with Run The Jewels
Police confiscate stolen Jay-Z master recordings from producer, reports claim
Chance The Rapper 'feeling better' after release from hospital
Eminem, OutKast and Pearl Jam to headline Austin City Limits festival
Tinie Tempah and Childish Gambino among 14 new additions to V festival line-up
Paul Weller refuses to be involved in Record Store Day in future because of 'touts'
Kaiser Chiefs announce London O2 and Leeds Arena dates – Priority Ticket details
Bill Wyman, Johnny Borrell, Alan McGee, Jools Holland and more attend Peaches Geldof funeral
The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach reveals remix of Lana Del Rey's 'West Coast' –...

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Featured Videos
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Most Read News
Popular This Week
Inside NME.COM
New Issue Out Now
On NME.COM Today