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Speedy Ortiz Cover Blur's 'Bugman'Play Video

Speedy Ortiz Cover Blur's 'Bugman' (04:40)

NME Basement Session: Speedy Ortiz cover Blur's 'Bugman' from 1999's '13'. Pick up the magazine this week for a full interview with Damon about his new solo...

The Surprising Meaning Behind 'Itchycoo Park'Play Video

The Surprising Meaning Behind 'Itchycoo Park' (02:43)

In this week's Song Story episode, Kenney Jones of the Small Faces explains the war-torn meaning behind 'Itchycoo Park' and why the band didn't want it to...

Royal Blood: 'We listen to Celine Dion while we're on tour'Play Video

Royal Blood: 'We listen to Celine Dion while we're on tour' (03:24)

The Brighton duo talk about their personal playlists, along with Interpol and Temples on the recent NME Awards Tour with Austin, Texas.

Royal Blood: 'QOTSA At Reading Changed My Life'Play Video

Royal Blood: 'QOTSA At Reading Changed My Life' (01:25)

Royal Blood tell NME about their favourite gigs of all time including Queens Of The Stone Age at Reading in 2009 and a story involving Spandau Ballet and an...

Richard Ayoade On Casting J Mascis In The DoublePlay Video

Richard Ayoade On Casting J Mascis In The Double (01:14)

J Mascis from Dinosaur Jr cameos in Richard Ayoade's new film The Double (out April 4). Ayoade tells NME why he approached his favourite musician J Mascis...

Kasabian on headlining Glastonbury 2014: 'We can die happy now'Play Video

Kasabian on headlining Glastonbury 2014: 'We can die happy now' (03:27)

Serge Pizzorno speaks to NME exclusively ahead of the Leicester band's Pyramid Stage slot in June 2014

Wild Beasts: 'We Thrive On Reinvention'Play Video

Wild Beasts: 'We Thrive On Reinvention' (03:18)

Wild Beasts talk to NME about 'Wanderlust', how Beyoncé influenced their new direction and why being 'shamanistic' helps their career.

Foals' Yannis On Writing With Underworld's Karl HydePlay Video

Foals' Yannis On Writing With Underworld's Karl Hyde (02:42)

Yannis Philippakis from Foals talks to NME about writing a couple of tracks with Karl Hyde from Underworld and how collaborating with others keeps his 'baby'...

Honeyblood, 'Killer Bangs' - Exclusive Live SessionPlay Video

Honeyblood, 'Killer Bangs' - Exclusive Live Session (02:42)

Watch Glasgow duo Honeyblood make a fast and furious grunge racket in an exclusive session and read more about them in this week's Lead Radar feature....

Watch Fist City's Raucous Video For 'Let's Rip'Play Video

Watch Fist City's Raucous Video For 'Let's Rip' (03:00)

Watch the surreal video for 'Let's Rip' from Fist City. Directed by Kier Griffiths, it's on the band's album 'It’s 1983, Grow Up' out on Transgressive...

Interpol: 'It's A Lot Of Fun To Be Back'Play Video

Interpol: 'It's A Lot Of Fun To Be Back' (04:45)

After three years off the road Interpol talk to NME about playing new songs live, what makes a great gig and how watching Fugazi in 1995 changed everything.

Yannis Philippakis On Foals' New AlbumPlay Video

Yannis Philippakis On Foals' New Album (01:31)

NME talks to Yannis Philippakis about what new material Foals have already got for the follow-up to 'Holy Fire' and why they're heading back to Oxford to...

Ian McCulloch Plays 'The Killing Moon' (Acoustic)Play Video

Ian McCulloch Plays 'The Killing Moon' (Acoustic) (03:40)

Echo And The Bunnymen frontman, Ian McCulloch, sent NME an acoustic video of him playing 'The Killing Moon' in his studio and it's pretty darn lush.

Patti Smith: 'Noah Expresses Concern About Our Planet'Play Video

Patti Smith: 'Noah Expresses Concern About Our Planet' (05:20)

Patti Smith discusses her involvement in the new Biblical film Noah and how she wrote the lullaby 'Mercy Is' by studying Russell Crowe's filmography and...

Belle & Sebastian: 'I Didn't Know An Arab Strap Was A Cock Ring'Play Video

Belle & Sebastian: 'I Didn't Know An Arab Strap Was A Cock Ring' (03:22)

In this week's episode of Song Stories, Belle & Sebastian tells the story behind their much-loved 1998 classic 'The Boy With The Arab Strap', how it was...

The Sample Life - Bombay Bicycle ClubPlay Video

The Sample Life - Bombay Bicycle Club (03:10)

In the first episode of a new video series NME took Jack Steadman of Bombay Bicycle Club to Rough Trade to pick three random records and gave him 30 minutes...

Elton John Talks 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' 40 Years OnPlay Video

Elton John Talks 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' 40 Years On (04:01)

Worldwide Exclusive: Watch Elton John & Bernie Taupin revisit writing 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' over breakfasts in a French chateau 40 years ago & why Fall...

Phoenix Play 'Girlfriend' At O2 Academy BrixtonPlay Video

Phoenix Play 'Girlfriend' At O2 Academy Brixton (03:40)

Watch the second of a three-part special Soundcheck Session NME filmed with Phoenix at O2 Academy Brixton.

The Orwells, 'Let It Burn' - Video ExclusivePlay Video

The Orwells, 'Let It Burn' - Video Exclusive (03:32)

Watch the raucous new video from The Orwells for 'Let It Burn' from the band's new album 'Disgraceland' out June 2.

Metronomy's 'Love Letters': Song StoriesPlay Video

Metronomy's 'Love Letters': Song Stories (03:45)

Joe Mount from Metronomy tells the story of how he wrote the title track 'Love Letters' from the band's new album, inspired by his own letter writing. He...

 
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