XFM 25 is a radio documentary series originally broadcast on Xfm which looks back a seminal releases that have helped to shape and influence music today.
Each episode profiles a different album from 1986 to mark it's 25th birthday and features exclusive interviews with the artists, producers - and fans - to reveal the story behind each release. Contributors include; Johnny Marr, Brett Anderson, Mani, Doctor Funk, Mike Mills, New Order, Billy Bragg, Guy Garvey, Clint Boon, Kerry King, Bill Oddie, John Lydon, Mary Anne Hobbs, Bobby Friction, Zane Lowe, S-Endz, The Wombats, Frank Turner, Daniel Miller, The Charlatans, Chosan, Stephen Street, Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly, Joe Boyd, Flemming Rasmussen, Corey Taylor, Shaun Ryder.
The series was produced by Sam Coley for Xfm in association with Birmingham City University