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The xx’s Romy Madley Croft to play new songs during online livestream


The xx member, Romy Madley Croft, has announced plans to become the latest high profile musician to take live music to the online livestreaming world.

The xx guitarist and vocalist will broadcast from home as millions of people remain in self-isolated lockdown amid the strict social distancing measures enforced amid the current coronavirus crisis.

Taking to social media to confirm the news, Madley Croft wrote: “Hello! Hope you’re ok,” in a video posted to Instagram. The musician also confirmed plans to perform some new material but didn’t allude to whether that would be band or solo work.

She said: “Tomorrow I’m gonna be doing a live stream from my house, I’ve got some news, singing some new songs and answering some questions, if you have anything you wanna know message me and I’ll try to answer live.”

See the post, below.