NME AND XFM TEAM UP TO BRING YOU AMAZING FREE CD!

This week's issue of the paper has a very special gift featuring the year's hottest bands...

NME has teamed up with XFM to bring you ’THE LIVE CD’, free with this week’s issue of the paper.

Featuring live sessions from artists like Razorlight, The Zutons, Bloc Party and The Killers, it forms the perfect guide to the year’s most mind-blowing bands.

XFM DJ Claire Sturgess said: “I’ve always been proud of our XFM live sessions and this CD is full of the bands that XFM and NME have been championing over the last 12 months.

“I think it goes without saying but this CD really does prove that music’s in a brilliant state at the moment. We picked the best sessions and there happens to be a lot of homegrown talent in there.”

Tracklisting for the CD runs:

Razorlight – ‘To The Sea’

The Killers – ‘Mr Brightside’

The Ordinary Boys – ‘Maybe Someday’

Bloc Party – ‘Little Thoughts’

The Zutons – ‘You Will, You Won’t’

Dogs Die In Hot Cars – ‘Lounger’

The Others – ‘This Is For The Poor’

My Red Cell – ‘Going Out For Nothing’

Stellastar* – ‘Somewhere Across Forever?’

22:20s – ‘Shoot Your Gun’

The Bees – ‘Wash In The Rain’

Charlotte Hatherley – ‘Kim Wilde’

Delays – ‘Stay Where You Are’

Keane – ‘We Might Be Strangers’

The October 2 issue is in the shops now.