The full bill for the Heaton Park festival has been confirmed, with Everything Everything, Jamie xx and Jungle also joining headliners Disclosure and Rudimental.
Friday, 13th February 2015
Wednesday, 5th March 2014
Pixies and Metronomy are headlining the festival on Victoria Park this June.
Wednesday, 18th December 2013
The longlist has been released for Best Original Song - with Jay Z's The Great Gatsby soundtrack getting multiple nods.
Wednesday, 4th September 2013
The xx recieved the XFM Award for Best Difficult Second Album at the AIM Independent Music Awards....
Wednesday, 7th August 2013
The shortlist for this year's AIM Independent Music Awards has been announced by XFM's John Kennedy...
Thursday, 25th April 2013
Hear Together - The xx's track for the upcoming Great Gatsby film.
Thursday, 18th April 2013
The band are blaming Transport for London for the move - as two tube lines to and from the orginal venue will be shut on the day.
Thursday, 4th April 2013
The Jay Z curated soundtrack also features a cover of Amy Winehouse's Back to Black.
Tuesday, 26th February 2013
Romy from The xx has told XFM her bandmate's kit is gradually filling all the space on stage.
Friday, 4th January 2013
Coexist was the biggest selling vinyl record of last year in the UK.
Wednesday, 12th December 2012
Oliver from The xx has told XFM the new stuff is sounding good and he's very excited by it
Tuesday, 11th December 2012
The xx are putting on three all day events called NIGHT + DAY in "beautiful locations"....
Tuesday, 18th September 2012
After topping the album chart at the weekend, The xx have announced new tour dates...
Monday, 17th September 2012
The xx have gone straight into the album chart at number one with Coexist...
Wednesday, 12th September 2012
The band explain how the making of their their second album was a battle with the goth rockers…
Tuesday, 24th July 2012
The xx have announced plans for some more live shows later in the year.
Monday, 16th July 2012
The band also give more details on their second album.
Tuesday, 7th September 2010
The Putney band romp home with 2010's Best Album...
Festival No.6 Adds Catfish And James Bay
The Vaccines: "We Recorded During Snowmageddon!"
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.