Marcus Mumford and co return with their third album, Wilder Mind... and this time, they've ditched the banjos.
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The Alex Turner-led Sheffield four-piece with a way with words and an ear for a killer tune.
Catfish And The Bottlemen
Raucous rock 'n' roll, straight outta North Wales.
Manchester's finest band of a generation, fronted by the observational lyricist Liam Fray.
Young singer-songwriter whose Wanted On Voyage has been one of THE albums of 2014.
Florence And The Machine
The siren-voiced diva partial to avant garde lyrics and house covers.
Dave Grohl's "other" band blend heavy guitars with delicate melodies and punk attitude.
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
The former Oasis man goes solo... with classic songs in the classic style.
Monster Manchester-inspired rock and roll action from the Leicester boys.
The guitar legend who reinvented indie music with The Smiths... now a successful solo artist in his own right.
Mumford & Sons
Banjos! Waistcoats! Catchy choruses! Welcome to the world of Marcus Mumford and pals.
Matt Bellamy's operatic rock trio - from Devon to superstardom in power chords.
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The brothers Gallagher - they reinvented British rock in the 1990s to become a world-conquering stadium band.
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Wry, witty indie-pop from Murph and his Scouse pals.
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Enter Shikari and Buzzcocks Confirmed For Left Field At Glastonbury
Billy Bragg has announced the line-up for this year's Left Field at Glastonbury, with Enter Shikari, Buzzcocks and Sam Duckworth playing.
The Cribs: "Our Arguments Can Be Quite Alarming"
The Jarman brothers have revealed that it's not uncommon for heated words to be exchanged between them.
Catfish & The Bottlemen Add More UK Tour Dates
Van McCann and co have added more dates to their autumn tour.
The Prodigy announce UK arena dates
The Essex boys will be on tour this winter with none other than Public Enemy
The 5 best new songs of the week (18 May 2015)
This week Catfish And The Bottlemen lead our list, with support from The Amazons, The Hearts, Kill It Kid and Vant.
The 5 best new songs of the week (11 May 2015)
Stereophonics, Girl Friend, Rebecca Clements and more line up for your inspection. Let us know what you think!
The 5 best new songs of the week (4 May 2015)
Circa Waves, Everything Everything, The Cribs and more for your May Day delectation.
The 5 best new songs of the week (27 April 2015)
A surprise new track from Elbow and summery new music from the likes of Lucy Rose, Benjamin Booker and more…
The 5 Best Songs Of The Week (20 April 2015)
This week our best tracks come from Courteeners, Jamie XX, Port Isla, Findlay and Eaves. It's delightful new music for you to wrap your ears around.
XFM's greatest band line-up changes
Alt-J have been touring has a trio this year. They announced the departure of their bassist, Gwil Sainsbury, back at the start of the year, so we've put together a list of some of our favourite bands who continued after a line up change.
Extra Track! XFM's favourite bonus songs and hidden tracks
To mark the bonus May Day Bank Holiday, XFM looks at the times when there's something extra with your vinyl...
Reel Disasters: XFM's Worst Music Movies
Films about our favourite bands can be amazing, life-changing spectacles. But sometimes they can also be total rubbish - here's a list of some of the worst movies featuring some of the best bands.
The Indie Wonder Years - 2000
XFM looks back at the year of Since I Left You, One More Time, Rated R, The Hour Of Bewilderbeast and Kid A.