The xx Set For Intimate Irish Shows

_The xx Press Photo 1 (cred Laura Coulson) (2)

Their first headline shows in the country since 2013, The xx have announced that they will play “intimate” shows in Belfast and Dublin in May.

Ahead of a show at All Points East in London on Saturday, May 26, the band will play Belfast’s Ulster Hall on Monday, May 21 and Tivoli Theatre in Dublin on May 23 and 24.

Pre-sale goes on sale on Monday, March 5 at 10am and general public tickets are on sale on Thursday, March 8 at 10am.

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