What can you expect from our festive shows? We've collected some of the best moments from over a decade of Christmas shows. The drama! The romance! The stars! The guests! The surprises! And the balloons!
XFM's Reading & Leeds Headliners 2015 Rumours
It may not even be 2015 yet, but rumours are already beginning to circulate about next year’s Reading and Leeds Festival lineup. Who could play the UK's biggest rock fest?
Greatest Ever Courteeners Lyrics
Mr Fray has penned many nostalgic lyrics that make us pine for our homes and fill us with the ambition to 'fuck right off into the middle of the sky."
XFM's 50 Greatest Record Labels Of All Time
From Apple to XL, from Factory to Atlantic, XFM takes a look at the record labels that have meant the most over the years...
NOT SAFE FOR WORK: XFM's sexiest album covers of all time
What's wrong with being sexy? Quite a lot, if you get it wrong. Here are some of the ones that got it right… Warning: contains boobs, bums and willies, so may be NSFW.
XFM's 50 Best Albums Of 2014
From Jack White to Jungle, Kasabian to Kaiser Chiefs, Bombay Bicycle Club to Beck... XFM takes a look at some of the best album releases of 2014.
The 20 best photos from Glastonbury 2014
Take a look at the highlights from an incredible weekend at Worthy Farm. What were your favourite moments?
BEST SONGS AND BANDS OF ALL TIME
The XFM 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.
XFM's Best British Songs
XFM celebrates the greatest music to hail from the British Isles with 100 of our favourite songs from Blighty, compiled by you the listener and XFM DJs...
XFM's top 100 indie love songs
XFM picks 100 of the very best indie love songs, some lovely, some bittersweet.
XFM's Greatest Frontmen Of All Time
They’re the face, the voice… Throwing shapes, throwing tantrums, throwing TVs. Who did XFM name as the best frontman ever?
The Indie Wonder Years - 1994
XFM looks back at the year of Parklife, Definitely Maybe, Ill Communication and the last days of Kurt Cobain.
The Indie Wonder Years - 2001
XFM looks at 2001 - the year of Is This It, Origin of Symmetry, Amnesiac and Party Hard.
Turn it up to 11: XFM's greatest guitar legends
From Johnny Marr to Jack White, XFM looks at the world's best axemen, plank spankers and fretboard noodlers...
Why haven't they got back together? XFM's dream band reunions
Following the news that Ride have reformed after 20 years apart, XFM asks which bands STILL haven't buried the hatchet and hit the reunion trail?
XFM's favourite indie Number 1 singles
The charts have changed a lot over the past few decades, but getting to the top of the tree is still a huge achievement for an indie act. XFM takes a look at some of the most memorable.
XFM's Greatest Manchester Songs
The very best tunes to come out of the fair city of Madchester.
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.
XFM's greatest rock 'n' roll Bromances
Men. Making friends. Enjoying each other's company. XFM looks at the blokey mates that have created some great music... or some great headlines.
Sex, violence and more: XFM's most controversial album covers
Sexism? Violence? Boobs? Bad taste? Religiously offensive? The world of rock has seen it all. Here are some of XFM's favourite (and least favourite) album covers that caused a stir. NOT SAFE FOR WORK!
Going it alone: 25 of the best solo albums
What happens when great musicians leave the comfort of a band and head out on the solo trail? Well, the result is often a set of fabulous songs...
XFM's 25 greatest soundtrack albums of all time
Simon Neil, CHVRCHES and The 1975 have recorded new tracks for a re-scoring of the Drive soundtrack. Which other great movie soundtracks have we loved over the years?
The History Of XFM Winter Wonderland with Mountain Dew
From Kasabian to Jake Bugg, what a long, strange trip it's been... See who's played our Christmas shows in the past.
Friends Of Noel Gallagher
The former Oasis man is rock royalty, which is why he keeps some pretty prestigious company. Take a look here...
XFM's Greatest Moustaches In Rock
To celebrate Movember, XFM picks the greatest moustaches in rock... ever!
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Metallica To Headline Reading & Leeds Festival 2015
Darlia to release mini-album and tour UK
ALBUM OF THE WEEK: Frank Turner - The Third Three Years
The singer-songwriter issues his third collection of b-sides, rarities, demos and covers.
The 5 Best Songs Of The Week (24 November 2014)
This week the XFM iPod's "Recently Added" playlist consists of Ed Harcourt, Bombay Bicycle Club, Maximo Park, Dry The River and Port Isla.