Jamie xx has shared a new track from his upcoming solo album.
The xx producer and band member will release his debut solo LP ‘In Colour’ on June 1. First, listen to ‘I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)’ below, featuring Young Thug and Popcaan.
The ‘In Colour’ tracklisting is as follows:
‘Seesaw’ [feat. Romy]
‘Stranger In A Room’ [feat. Oliver Sim]
‘Loud Places’ [ft. Romy]
‘I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)’ [feat. Young Thug and Popcaan]
‘The Rest Is Noise’
Jamie xx is part of a new audio-visual exhibition set to launch at the National Gallery in London. ‘Soundscapes’ will see a number of musicians and sound artists creating recordings based on paintings of their choosing from the gallery’s collection. Jamie xx and the other artists will each take over a different soundproofed room in the gallery’s Sainsbury Wing. The exhibition will launch this coming summer.
Having already announced select headline shows for May and early June, plus festival appearances throughout the summer, the producer also recently confirmed that he’ll play a trio of gigs in October. These include London’s Brixton Academy on October 15, followed by gigs in Manchester and Glasgow. See all those dates in full below.
Jamie xx plays:
Liverpool Bombed Out Church (May 23)
Dublin Forbidden Fruit (30)
London St. John’s Church (June 5)
Manchester Parklife Festival (6)
Brighton Wildlife Festival (7)
Wales Green Man Festival (August 22)
Leeds Festival (28)
Reading Festival (30)
Isle of Wight Bestival (September 10)
London O2 Brixton Academy (October 15)
Manchester Albert Hall (16)
Glasgow Arches (17)