The new issue, on sale from Wednseday 3 March, features all the Shockwaves NME Awards action they couldn't show you on TV.
Featuring Paul Weller, Blur, Kasabian, Muse, Jamie T, Lily Allen, Arctic Monkeys, Slash - and eight souvenir posters, like this one:
And this one:
The issue is crammed with backstage interviews with all the winners and liggers.
Plus all the usual stuff, like our essential tracks of the week.
Plus, in news, the surprisingly heavy return of Kate Nash.
New Young Pony Club caught live.
And should you shell out for the Gorillaz album?