The xx to Make 'Saturday Night Live' Debut After Announcing New Album

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Winter may be coming, but it's an exciting time for The xx.

Just after the trancey English trio announced that they're working on a follow-up to their 2012 LP Coexist, The xx were revealed as the next musical act for Season 41 of Saturday Night Live. The show revealed today (Nov. 10) that The xx will be performing on the Nov. 19 episode -- which will be hosted by Kristen Wiig -- marking the band's SNL debut.

Finishing November with Kristen Wiig and @The_xx! #SNL pic.twitter.com/RdUM1BNTEO

- Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) November 10, 2016

 

The xx will likely be performing its new song "On Hold," the lead single from the group's forthcoming third studio album I See You, which The xx recently said will be released on Jan. 13. Take a listen to the track below.