Mumford & Sons, Biffy Clyro, Metallica feature in NME's guide to festival season
Also, find out which band's new songs fans are most looking to hearing
The new issue, which is on UK newsstands tomorrow and available digitally, also features interviews with The Prodigy, Tinie Tempah, The Vaccines, Nicki Minaj, Wretch 32, Benga, Howler, Kasabian, Two Door Cinema Club and a host of others.
As well as this, the new issue also features a free online mixtape compiled by NME's New Music Editor Matt Wilkinson with 20 tracks from all the acts that are set to light up the summer.
In addition to this, there's a full preview of The Stone Roses summer shows and NME's top tips of how to blag your way through a festival.
Also, NME has polled a survey to find out which band's new songs fans are most looking forward to hearing. Two Door Cinema Club, The Vaccines and The Prodigy all scored well, but you'll have to buy the issue to find out the results…
Tinie Tempah is playing at this year's T In The Park, which is taking place July 6-8 in Balado Park, Kinross. To check the availability of T In The Park 2012 tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.