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Posted on Monday, March 31, 2014

 

It's been an incredible month for live music. From Foals UK tour to The Orwells at the 100 Club, Brody Dalle in Hoxton and the hundreds of shows at SXSW in Austin, Texas. Here's a selection of wide-screen beauties taken by the NME photography crew over the last few weeks. Feast your eyes... Photo: Andy Ford/NME[caption]The Orwells having it at the 100 Club.

 

NME Blog

Posted on Wednesday, March 19, 2014

 

In the past month, we've had some absolutely terrific photography from our team of NME snappers. So here, for your pleasure, are the finest shots of bands including Drenge, Chlöe Howl, Perfect Pussy, Fat White Family and Tyler, The Creator from this year's SXSW festival in Austin, Texas. Photo: Jenn Five/NME[caption]Drenge's Eoin and Rory Loveless get, er, acquainted with a pig.

 

Ben Hewitt

Posted on Wednesday, March 19, 2014

 

In this week's issue of NME magazine, we're joined by The Horrors as they let us in on the secrets behind their new album 'Luminous'. "Music is primal, intuitive... We're not a band of scientists," said frontman Faris Badwan of their new material. But, while The Horrors aren't the type to work in some sterile laboratory, they are masters of evolution, revolution and re-invention: a band who've moved from snotty, soot-blackened punk to synth-specked gothgaze to epic neo-psychedelia.

 

Al Horner

Posted on Wednesday, March 12, 2014

 

There aren't many more magnetic personalities in rap right now than Danny Brown. Which is why in this week's NME, we follow him on as he storms the UK, where he's unwilling to live up to the goofy persona he's cultivated across his acclaimed albums. Pick up this week's issue for Jordan Bassett's account of two days on tour with the Michigan emcee.

 

NME Blog

Posted on Thursday, March 6, 2014

 

You've seen the photos of the ceremony and watched the films, but what about goings-on behind the scenes at the NME Awards this year? From Damon Albarn hanging out with Michael Eavis (yup, in his shorts) to Metronomy having a knees-up, take a peek at Green Room japes once these brilliant artists had performed and picked up their awards.