The bassist says he's happy to see his bandmates and Oasis getting on so well - since it means the Manchester group can support Blur.
Thursday, 21st May 2015
Monday, 11th May 2015
The reunited band will be selling their own branded ice cream at their upcoming live shows, promising it has a vanilla custard flavour with raspberry ripple.
Tuesday, 5th May 2015
Plus, the band top the album charts with The Magic Whip and announce more tour dates.
Thursday, 30th April 2015
Blur have been chatting XFM through their new album The Magic Whip and how tricky the recording process was.
Wednesday, 29th April 2015
Woo hoo! Blur are back with their first album as a four-piece since 1999. And what's more, they've gone through EVERY track with XFM's John Kennedy.
Thursday, 16th April 2015
William Hill has reportedly closed betting on the third Glastonbury 2015 headliner, with the Stone Roses the odds-on favourite to play the Pyramid Stage.
Thursday, 2nd April 2015
Watch the video to the opening track from The Magic Whip... it features some keen dance moves.
Monday, 23rd March 2015
The Blur drummer and XFM presenter says that the record industry has failed to develop enough new acts.
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…
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.
Bear's Den: "We can't wait to see Kanye at Glastonbury"
"It's going to be so cool," say the trio, who will also appear at the festival.
The Twilight Sad unveil Robert Smith cover of their song
The Cure frontman has recorded a version of the Scottish band's There's A Girl In The Corner.
Bombay Bicycle Club: "The record industry needs to be proactive on streaming"
Jack Steadman claims that the music business "still has a way to go"…
Ian Curtis's house could still become Joy Division museum
A businessman has purchased the Macclesfield property and hopes to turn it into a permanent tribute to the late singer.
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.
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.
Great rock songs that reference classic literature
Feeling bookish? Then XFM has a selection of songs that pay homage to books, novels, anthologies and novellas.
XFM's Greatest Drummers Ever
They may be the butt of a thousand jokes, but XFM has picked out a collection of our favourite tub-thumpers and sticksmen.
Deep Cuts: Joy Division's most underrated tracks
If you've never dug into their back catalogue beyond Love Will Tear Us Apart, XFM has selected some of the hidden gems.