The new issue of NME, on sale across the UK from Wednesday 12 August, features a world exclusive interview with The Strokes' Julian Casablancas.
We talk to the band's frontman about his future as a solo artist, and what it means for the band.
Plus, Radar introduces you to northern England's answer to Springsteen, Young Rebel Set.
There's a feature on grunge legends Pearl Jam, whose frontman tells us: "I couldn't give a shit what Kurt thought."
The results are in: we look at the most overrated bands ever, as voted for by NME.COM users.
The Live section caught up with Arctic Monkeys in New York.
Simian Mobile Disco get a blasting in Albums.