The xx, an indie pop band, formed in London in 2008 and won the Mercury Prize for their debut album
The xx w/ Hundred WatersThe Fox Theater (1807 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA) Map it $42
British indie band The xx's sparse pop songs are simmering and sexy, passing guy/girl vocals back and forth like bedroom whispers. They gained major buzz when they released their debut, simply titled xx, in 2009, and are now on tour promoting their second album, Coexist. Catch them tonight at the incomparable Fox Theater.