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Something’s rotten in the state of pop if Ronika’s still failing to notch the hits. The Nottingham singer released some delicious tunes on June’s debut album ‘Selectadisc’, but the world…

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It’s impossible not to mention the ’80s when talking about Ronika. The Nottingham-born singer, real name Veronica Sampson, has been described as “the Madonna Of The Midlands” for a good…

FEATURES ST VINCENT“I want to feel everything,” says the creator of NME’s album of the year. All hail her amazing year MANIC STREET PREACHERS A trip into the Manics’ rehearsal…

FEATURES Jack White Mark Beaumont goes inside the complex mind of a twisted musical genius Sleaford Mods The gut-wrenchingly honest industrial rap duo meet Huw Nesbitt in Berlin to talk…

FEATURES Led Zeppelin To mark the release of remastered versions of the band’s first three albums, Tom Howard speaks to Jimmy Page about legacy, aggression, Jeff Buckley, ‘Whole Lotta Love’…

It’s annoying when people bang on about credible and non-credible pop, creating weird, paternalistic gradations when all that matters is whether it’s good or shit. It makes me feel like…

[b]Slugabed – ‘Sex'[/b] As you’d expect from a producer who goes by the name of Slugabed, this dude has a way of making his polymorphously perverse digi-funk heave and churn…

Ronika goes full on retro on this new video taken from forthcoming her EP which is released on October 3rd. It’s the follow up to the double A-side ‘Forget Yourself’…

 Even when lumbered with what should be a stinker, young Onika’s still got enough bad-ass charisma to wring some brilliance out of it. In anyone else’s hands, ‘Pound The Alarm’…

Whilst the Top 40 has been dominated by a glut of generic sounding europop ‘bangers’ and, um, Adele, there’s been enough amazing pop tracks released this year to make choosing…

NME’s John Doran reviews this week’s singles Ronika – ‘Only Only’ Before the Happy Mondays ruined everything by making dance music that sounded like a tramp with a loudspeaker having…

[i]NME’s Ben Hewitt reviews this week’s single releases[/i] Florence + The Machine – ‘Spectrum’ Like the drunk at your office party hell-bent on showing off zany holiday snaps,…

[i]NME’s John Doran reviews this week’s singles[/i] [b]Ronika – ‘Only Only'[/b] Before the Happy Mondays ruined everything by making dance music that sounded like a tramp with a loudspeaker…

1. Niki And The Dove – ‘Last Night’ There’s a scene at the end of Terminator where soon-to-be-motherhead of the human rebellion Sarah Connor records a tape for her unborn…

1. Niki And The Dove – ‘Last Night’ There’s a scene at the end of Terminator where soon-to-be-motherhead of the human rebellion Sarah Connor records a tape for her unborn…

The ten best tracks rattling around our skulls this week 1. Wu Lyf – Dirt First time we saw WU LYF, they were still playing shows in the dark…