I ran into Carrie at the Spin party this afternoon — where lots of fans skipped the headliner, X, once Vampire Weekend was done playing — and sprinted back to the hotel to beat her to the punch on the blog. Today's red-hot scoop, which you read here (ahem) first: X is still really, really good.



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Sent by Confused | 8:21 PM | 3-14-2008

Of course X was great, why wouldn't they be? Why anyone would miss an opportunity to see them live is a puzzle to me.

Sent by BTH | 12:43 AM | 3-15-2008

Isn't X known to be one of the best live bands ever? Don't we all know this?

Sent by Gina V. | 1:43 PM | 3-15-2008

So true, X still rips it out live and hardddddd. John Doe is still a wonderful musical fixture in his own right. What a shame that people bailed after VW.

Sent by Joe Gallll | 12:38 AM | 3-16-2008

I saw X open for Warren Zevon in Atlanta when Exene was pregnant. That baby is now college-aged and I feel very old. I'm glad the band is still rocking.

Sent by Ann V. | 4:01 PM | 3-18-2008

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