The xx add Sampha, Kelela, Francis & the Lights, Robyn and more to Brixton shows

The xx are bringing some famous friends along to their Brixton Academy shows this March

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Good news for those of you who got The xx tickets for valentines day. The Mercury Prize-winning trio have announced the support acts for their run of shows at Brixton Academy in March and the line-up is incredible. Featuring Sampha, Kelela, Robyn, Francis & the Lights, Cat Power, Jehnny Beth (of Savages), Mica Levi and Floating Points, the series of gigs are now being billed as Night + Day Brixton after their festival of the same name.

The shows will take place over a week from the 8th until 15th with The xx headlining every night. A set of DJ sets were already announced as support for the shows and will see the likes of Joy Orbison, Giles Peterson, Ben UFO and Benji B take to the decks during the week. The group’s production mastermind, Jamie xx will also perform a mammoth six-hour DJ session on March 12th, tickets for which go on sale this Friday.

For a full break-down of Night + Day Brixton head to The xx’s website
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