2012 will be a big year for indie darlings looking to follow up their debuts. We got news of a new Sleigh Bells album on the way, and now Jamie xx reveals some details about the upcoming project from The xx. While Sleigh Bells seem to be moving forward with their trademark noisy, melodic sound, The xx are bringing in new some new influences.

In the interview below, Jamie xx explains that club music plays a big role on the sound of the next record. While the thought of The xx creating club hits might sound a little concerning, I’m sure they’ll find a way to put their own unique spin on it.

Hit the jump to watch Jamie xx speak on the album…