This week’s NME is devoted to the coolest people in music. And no matter what they might say (“Hfft, what is cool anyway? It’s not cool to be cool… boo hoo hoo”), it’s the list every musician worth his salt wants to be on.

You can check out the list here, though to see the feature in its full glory with interviews and all the trimmings… that’s only in the mag.

Plus, if you really hate our rundown, you can always influence the readers’ Cool List by voting in our poll. That’s democracy in action, right there.

Cool List – previous winners

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