In the new NME, on sale across the UK from Wednesday April 29, The Killers prepare for a traditional British summer – playing headline slots at V, T In The Park and Hard Rock Calling.
Brandon Flowers also fights back at a tough US crowd and tells us: "There was a petition to stop us playing Coachella. They can fuck off".
10 tracks you have to hear this week - including the return of the mighty Beth Ditto. We rate Gossip's track 'Heavy Cross' as well as newies from Kasabian and Jarvis Cocker.
NME takes a trip to Germany to find out how The Rakes' new album 'Klang' came together.
Manchester gets treated to the voodoo ritual that is Yeah Yeah Yeahs' live show. NME's Martin Robinson was down the front, in awe.
At last, The Horrors deliver the album we have all been waiting for.
Plus - new Gallows album rated, are The Big Pink the world's best connected band, and where now for The Pirate Bay?