Xiu Xiu :: The Pineapple Vs. The Watermelon
Making their way back westward on a domestic tour at the moment, Xiu Xiu is, I hope, getting as much love from the crowds as their recently released record deserves. The Air Force (September 2006) is yet one step closer to that threshold of instant appeal for which I've yearned in the past. Buy it. Myspace it. Let it turn that corner of your mouth into a sly smile.