We also meet the cast and crew of Skins who explain how their TV show is vital to rock ‘n’ roll.
The Shockwaves NME Awards Tour 2009 kicks off in Liverpool.
This week’s Radar stars The Gay Blades tell NME: “We played a show in a church and these punks came in and started spitting on people.”
The NME verdict on Lily Allen‘s new album.
And Bloc Party return to Live armed with a few jokes.
It’s all in the new issue of NME, on sale Wednesday February 4.