Inside this week’s NME, which is on shelves on Wednesday May 26, we celebrate the resurgence of US indie in our special issue.

James McMahon talks to The Drums – the most exciting band in America right now.

Plus – we go on the road with Lightspeed Champion.

The return of Klaxons – their new track reviewed.

This week’s Radar band of the week is Zola Jesus.

Plus – Spike Island twenty years on. Ian Brown looks back on the legendary Stone Roses gig.