Let's salute the greatest women in music, with a selection of our favourite musical ladies.
"Musical differences" - The stories behind the bands that split up
Take a look at the best tales of fractured bands, broken collaborations and rock star flounces.
10 of the cleverest rock stars
Rock music doesn't have to be dumb. Here are ten musicians who are actually pretty smart.
The Greatest Moustaches (And Beards) In Rock
A hirsute gentleman is often the sign of a legendary rock star. Let's take a look at the greatest musicians to boast some fine facial foliage.
Is your sex on fire? The worst love song lyrics ever
Sometimes the course of true love doesn't always go to plan. Especially if you use any of these perplexing and occasionally nauseating lyrics as your calling card.
15 Genuinely Useful Festival Tips
Toilet roll? Check. Sun cream? Check. But what are the REALLY useful things you need to know about festivals? Find out here.
Ten Rock Stars Who Didn't Go To University
A lack of qualifications hasn't hampered these rock legends...
From Bob Dylan to Ben Howard: The greatest ever singer-songwriters
Let's cast a misty eye over some of the greatest proponents of writin' and singin' their own songs.
WHO!?! The real names of your favourite rock stars
Will you please welcome to the stage... Quentin Cook! Doesn't have the same ring does it? Let's take a look at some of the great rock pseudonyms.
Fourth time lucky: the greatest Fourth Albums
Forget debuts, forget the difficult second albums… the moment a lot of bands hit their stride is on their FOURTH LP.
"Sorry tennis - Florence comes first": Great Rock 'N' Roll Inconveniences
In the world of rock, there's always someone getting put out. Particularly the artists.
The Greatest Manchester Songs.... Ever
The very best tunes to come out of the fair city of Madchester.
The Greatest Rock 'N' Roll Bromances
Men. Making friends. Enjoying each other's company. Let's take a look at the blokey mates that have created some great music... or some great headlines.
BEST SONGS AND BANDS OF ALL TIME
The Top 100 Love Songs Of All Time
Let's pick 100 of the very best rock love songs, some lovely, some bittersweet.
XFM's top 1,000 songs of all time
Join us as we count down XFM's best songs ever, as voted for by you, XFM DJs and celebrity guests.
The Indie Wonder Years - 1999
XFM looks at 1999, the year of Flat Eric, Showbiz, The Man Who, Moby and Gay Dad.
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.
The Indie Wonder Years - 2007
Let's go back to the year of Golden Skans, Paper Planes, Ruby, The View, New Young Pony Club, Neon Bible and Men's Needs, Women's Needs, Whatever.
The Indie Wonder Years - 2002
XFM takes a look back at the year of Heathen Chemistry, The Coral, The Hives, Yoshimi and the Pink Robots and A Rush Of Blood To The Head.