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If the top end of many end-of-year album lists hailed 2016 as a prime year for cutting-edge rap and pop, isolating the best debut albums tells a slightly different story.…

We’re only in bloody July, but it’s been a killer year for new music already. Behold! NME‘s 50 favourite new songs of 2016 so far, from Drake to Shura via…

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Dan Harmon’s Community was famed for its subversive takes on classic genre motifs. There was the paintball spaghetti-Western; the Christmas claymation; the dice-based take on chaos theory. The same is…

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It’s no surprise that a generation adept at staring for hours at a glowing screen through a curtain of badly maintained hair has found something new to relate to in…

Albums Of The Year 1Marvin GayeMidnight Love 2Elvis CostelloImperial Ballroom 3ABCThe Lexicon Of Love 4The ClashCombat Rock 5Dexys Midnight RunnersToo Rye Aye 6YazooUpstairs At Eric’s 7Donald FagenThe Nightfly 8King Sunny…

Someone’s built a Screenhenge on the Pyramid Stage – a semi-circle of twelve-foot monoliths blaring out visuals of tunnels and galaxies, designed to worship the return of Two Door Cinema…

AJ Tracey Jeaniq Amihyia From: West London Sounds like: Club-orientated grime with US appeal For fans of: Skepta, Novelist, Section Boyz Grime has always been a very British sound, strongly…

When Jarvis Cocker recorded a tribute to the victims of the Paris terrorist attacks and broadcast it on his Radio 6 Music show – Jarvis Cocker’s Sunday Service – last…

In the days and weeks following Prince’s death, it’s been easy to hear echoes of his genius everywhere you tilt your ears. And in Canada’s Jessy Lanza, his influence is…

“Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.” Not our words but those of jazz colossus Charles Mingus, which ring especially true in the…

On her first two albums, 2012’s ‘American Weekend’ and 2013’s ‘Cerulean Salt’, Alabama-raised singer-songwriter Katie Crutchfield backed exquisitely delicate melodies with a tough grunge sensibility. The 26-year-old’s simple songs about…

Muse: Their 10 Most Batshit Songs – Ranked

As Muse gear up for yet more spectacular live shows, we dive into their supermassive back catalogue to rank the trio’s most batshit tunes to date. 10 ‘Exogenesis Symphony (Parts…

The black sheep of black metal, a genre in which all normal human values of decency are inverted, are required to be polite and well behaved. Take Pacific Northwestern duo…

Increasingly, there are two kinds of emerging British rock ’n’ roll band: those, like Sleaford Mods, Slaves or Fat White Family, who burn with incandescent rage and volume; and those,…