The Blur drummer and XFM presenter says that the record industry has failed to develop enough new acts.
Monday, 23rd March 2015
You can listen to the incredible new tune here.
Friday, 13th March 2015
The returning Britpop titans have just been announced to top the bill at the Spanish festival, joining Florence + The Machine and Noel Gallagher.
Thursday, 12th March 2015
The band will premiere The Magic Whip at a "West London club" on 20 March.
Friday, 20th February 2015
The band have also been telling XFM's John Kennedy that their Hyde Park show won't be their only gig for 2015…
Thursday, 19th February 2015
Woo hoo! Blur are back with their first album as a four-piece since 1999 and a massive show at Hyde Park this summer. Listen to the first new track, Go Out, here.
Friday, 7th November 2014
The Blur guitarist is to appear on stage with Albarn at his Royal Albert Hall shows next week.
Monday, 22nd September 2014
The Wimbledon songsmith has spoken out in his first interview in five years.
Friday, 8th August 2014
The drummer and XFM presenter reveals that "nobody's ruled out" more live shows…
Wednesday, 30th July 2014
The Gorillaz frontman will play the prestigious venue on 15th November.
Tuesday, 29th July 2014
The Blur frontman has spoken out about the rumoured new Blur album.
Monday, 28th July 2014
A remastered recording of the iconic 1995 Japan show will be available on iTunes on 11th August.
Sunday, 13th July 2014
The Blur frontman unveils his solo show at the Serbian festival...
Friday, 27th June 2014
Dave Rowntree has admitted he's lost several incredible bits of music memorabilia.
Tuesday, 20th May 2014
The Blur guitarist announced yesterday his plans to play the iconic London venue.
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Rolling Stones To Play American Arena Tour
The 5 Best New Songs Of The Week (30 March 2015)
This week's musical packed lunch will not disappoint. We've got tunes from Paul Weller, Soak, Kassassin Street, Mispers and Wolf Alice. Delicious.
Album Of The Week: Circa Waves - Young Chasers
Energetic classic indie-pop debut from this much-feted Liverpool quartet.
ALBUM OF THE WEEK: Death Cab For Cutie - Kintsugi
Returning after the departure of a founding member, the American indie band have evolved their sound and say their new album Kintsugi is "an opportunity".
XFM's favourite riffs - Volume 1
Riffs! Yeah! Can you dig them? We here at XFM love a good riff. Here are some favourites.
All filler, no killer: 10 songs on classic albums you always skip
XFM celebrates and denigrates the filler tracks that clog up our favourite albums.