XFM talks to the band at Glastonbury, just as they look forward to bagging a Number One album this weekend.
Albums and Singles News
Friday, 26th June 2015
Friday, 8th May 2015
Currents will be released on 17 July, with four tracks just made available online as a preview of what fans can expect.
Tuesday, 5th May 2015
Plus, the band top the album charts with The Magic Whip and announce more tour dates.
Monday, 27th April 2015
Have a listen to the brand new single, which appears in the new Simon Pegg movie.
Monday, 2nd March 2015
The guitarist will issue an LP of "demos and odds and ends" next month.
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, 13th February 2015
Florence Welch is back with a new anthem that trails the third album How Big How Blue How Beautiful.
Tuesday, 27th January 2015
Tim Burgess talks to XFM's Danielle Perry about how the band got over tragedy by making sunny new album Modern Nature.
Friday, 2nd January 2015
The ex-Beatle plays keyboard on the emotional track Only One, with rumours suggesting he's working on an even bigger project with the controversial rapper.
Monday, 22nd December 2014
The Horrors have told XFM that they're ripping up the rulebook for their new record and that it's "important" they experiment.
The 5 best new songs of the week (29 June 2015)
The dust may have settled on Glastonbury weekend, but the summer of great music is just beginning. The Maccabees, The Strypes, The Big Moon and more...!
XFM's new album releases schedule 2015
2015 is shaping up to be a big year for albums from some of XFM's favourite artists. Who's releasing what... and when? Find out here.
LISTEN: Everything Everything on new album Get To Heaven
Jonathan Higgs and Alex Robertshaw take XFM's John Kennedy through their challenging, provocative and undeniably brilliant third album.
The 5 best new songs of the week (22 June 2015)
We're halfway through the year, but we guarantee that all of this week's tracks will be in your Best Songs Of 2015 lists come December... Beck, Foals, Editors and more.
The 5 best new songs of the week (15 June 2015)
Here's another handful of fabulous tracks to keep you company over the summer days. Frank Turner, Lucy Rose and Gaz Coombes are just some of your companions this week.
XFM's songs about space
Intergalactic planetary, planetary intergalactic. The stars and the heavens have always fascinated songwriters... especially XFM's favourites.
Fourth Of July special! XFM's all-time coolest American indie rock bands
Independence Day is the time of year when we celebrate the US of A for producing some excellent music over the years. Here are some of our favourite acts from Stateside.
Happy Canada Day! XFM's Greatest Canadian Bands
To mark Canada Day on 1 July, XFM takes a look at some of the greatest ever bands to come out of the country, eh?
Big Things Come In Small Packages: XFM's Greatest Short Songs
30 June sees the addition of an extra "leap second" to the day. So, we’ve collected together the best short songs of all time – naturally.