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Isle Of Wight

When: 8th-11th June Where: Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight Isle Of Wight Festival information:  This year’s festival takes place from the 8th-11th of June and features a UK festival exclusive…

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Here it is: NME‘s 50 best albums of 2016. This rundown of 50 brilliant 2016 albums just goes to show that while most stuff that happened in 2016 was just plain terrible, the music was consistently great.…

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20. Angel Olsen – ‘Shut Up Kiss Me’ Here the Missouri-born musician takes the folk label she was previously pegged with and smashes it to bits with a three-minute grunge…

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10. No Man’s Sky Over-hyped to the max and inevitably failing to match expectation, No Man’s Sky was nonetheless a triumph of scope and ambition over (frankly repetitive) gameplay. It…

BBC Sound of 2017

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The BBC Sound Of 2017 longlist has been announced – featuring the 10 new acts set for huge things in the year ahead. Put together by 170 music industry figures…

Albums Of The Year 1ColdplayA Rush Of Blood To The Head 2The VinesHighly Evolved 3The StreetsOriginal Pirate Material 4The CoralThe Coral 5Black Rebel Motorcycle ClubBRMC 6Queens Of The Stone AgeSongs…

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LCD Soundsystem have announced their first live show for 2017. The New York group will appear at Forecastle Festival, which takes place in Louisville, Kentucky between July 14-16. As DIY reports, James…

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Who: One half of music’s ultimate power couple and arguably the world’s biggest solo artist Why: Beyoncé had an incredible year even by her own lofty standards. In February she…

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Who: Yeah, he’s not a person. The cute electric rodent is merely symbolising something much bigger than himself (even after metamorphosis into Raichu following exposure to a Thunder Stone) Why: Pokémon Go,…

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Forbes has unveiled a list of the year’s most “overpaid” actors. The financial publication has released its annual Hollywood’s Most Overpaid Actors list, ranking the stars with the lowest box office returns compared to…

Highest paid musician

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The highest paid musicians of 2016 have been revealed, with the top celebrity earning $170 million within the past 12 months. Taylor Swift has beaten Adele and One Direction to…

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This week's issue is dedicated to NME's People Of The Year 2016. Find out who made the list.

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Who: Tottenham-raised grime icon Why: Grime’s storming comeback was the big British music story of 2016, and scene veteran Skepta was the face and focal point of that resurrection. Skepta…

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Protest songs have long been part of our musical culture, dating all the way back to at least the 18th century. Inspired by political wrongdoings like the Vietnam war, corruption,…

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We speak to the writer of 2016's NME Album Of The Year, The 1975's Matt Healy, about 'I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So…