February 26 - Gramophone magazine reports on its website a confession by
William Barrington-Coupe that he released recordings by other pianists under the name of his wife
Joyce Hatto. Barrington-Coupe claims that Hatto was unaware of the deception.
May 11 — Guitarist Chickn creates a post via MySpace confirming that
D.I. will finally release the long-awaited first reunion album On the Western Front on August 7. This would be their first official album featuring new material since 1994's State of Shock.