It’s another bumper issue for y’all this week as we talk to Shockwaves NME Awards Tour headliners The Maccabees – and also give away a free CD from Domino Records, featuring tracks from These New Puritans, Pavement and Wild Beasts.

Listen to the tracks on the free CD

We talk to our newly crowned Godlike Genius Paul Weller.

The NME Stereo has another ten new bands for you to check out.

The hype stops here? Ellie Goulding’s debut album gets 6/10.

We talk to Shockwaves NME Awards Tour headliners The Maccabees.

The host of the awards Jarvis Cocker talks exclusively.

Veronica Falls and several other new bands to check out in Radar.