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About Dan O'Connell
Dan takes you home with the best new music and X-List classics.
Dan’s a Northern lad who’s been on the radio since he was 18. He first joined Xfm in 2010, having previously worked on the Galaxy network (now Capital FM). He made his TV presenting debut in 2012, hosting the Channel 4 series Launched at Red Bull Studios.
He also plays the bagpipes, and was once tipped as a future star of Hammer for team GB after coming third in the Scottish Schools Athletics Championship. It was later revealed only three people had entered.
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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.