Jamie XX remixes BBC Newsnight Theme Song

Jamie Smith aka Jamie XX of British alternative duo the XX recently appeared on the BBC’s late night current affairs program Newsnight to speak with host Jeremy Paxman on the art of remixing. Whilst there, Jamie took the liberty of remixing the show’s theme song to glorious effects. Listen below to Jamie XX’s 60-second remix of the Newsnight theme song.

In other news, Jamie XX’s remix album, We’re New Here, which flips songs from Gil Scott-Heron‘s critically acclaimed 2010 album I’m New Here, is scheduled for release on February 21 in the UK and February 22 in the US via XL/Young Turks.