Backstage with The Libertines

FEATURES THE LIBERTINES Romance and drama: Matt Wilkinson joins Pete, Carl, Gary and John at their Glasgow warm-up gig, and again at Hyde Park. Includes Pete’s own review of the show. JUNGLE Al Horner meets ‘J’ and ‘T’ in New York as Britain’s hottest new party band cause a stir in the US, and probes the duo about previous careers and posh upbringings ROBYN & ROYKSOPP An earthquake strikes on a video set for the Swedish pop maverick and the Norwegian duo, as Jeremy D Larson learns about the friendship behind the collaboration FROM THE VAULTS: THE PRODIGY, 1996 Twenty years after ‘Music For The Jilted Generation’ was released, we revisit a classic interview with the Essex rave pioneers ALSO INSIDE THIS WEEK What’s on Win Butler’s DJ playlist? We head down to the Arcade Fire man’s secret London set Does Moz’s new album mark a triumphant return? Read our review for the definitive verdict Who’s got Nicky Wire furious this time? PLUS In The Studio – Charli XCX Anatomy Of An Album – Biffy Clyro, ‘Blackened Sky’ Soundtrack Of My Life – Example Interviews: Superfood Gerard Way Noel Fielding Kasabian Alvvays Warpaint Album Reviews: Morrissey Big Deal Ali Love Woman’s Hour Gulp Slow Club Explosions In The Sky & Steve Jablonsky Sebastien Tellier 2 Chainz Wunder Wunder Honeyblood Kyan Fink Richard Reed Parry Anand Wilder & Maxwell Kardon FILM: A Hard Day’s Night DVD: Nymphomaniac Volumes I and II FILM: Boyhood Caught Live: Sleigh Bells La Roux The Internet The Brian Jonestown Massacre Foster The People Enter Shikari Lust For Youth The Naked And Famous Kult Country

    FEATURES

  • NMETHE LIBERTINES

    Romance and drama: Matt Wilkinson joins Pete, Carl, Gary and John at their Glasgow warm-up gig, and again at Hyde Park. Includes Pete’s own review of the show.

  • NMEJUNGLE

    Al Horner meets ‘J’ and ‘T’ in New York as Britain’s hottest new party band cause a stir in the US, and probes the duo about previous careers and posh upbringings

  • NMEROBYN & ROYKSOPP

    An earthquake strikes on a video set for the Swedish pop maverick and the Norwegian duo, as Jeremy D Larson learns about the friendship behind the collaboration

  • NMEFROM THE VAULTS: THE PRODIGY, 1996

    Twenty years after ‘Music For The Jilted Generation’ was released, we revisit a classic interview with the Essex rave pioneers

  • ALSO INSIDE THIS WEEK

  • NMEWhat’s on Win Butler’s DJ playlist?

    We head down to the Arcade Fire man’s secret London set

  • NMEDoes Moz’s new album mark a triumphant return?

    Read our review for the definitive verdict

  • NME
    Who’s got Nicky Wire furious this time?

PLUS

  • In The Studio – Charli XCX
  • Anatomy Of An Album – Biffy Clyro, ‘Blackened Sky’
  • Soundtrack Of My Life – Example
  • Interviews:

    • Superfood
    • Gerard Way
    • Noel Fielding
    • Kasabian
    • Alvvays
    • Warpaint
  • Album Reviews:

    • Morrissey
    • Big Deal
    • Ali Love
    • Woman’s Hour
    • Gulp
    • Slow Club
    • Explosions In The Sky & Steve Jablonsky
    • Sebastien Tellier
    • 2 Chainz
    • Wunder Wunder
    • Honeyblood
    • Kyan
    • Fink
    • Richard Reed Parry
    • Anand Wilder & Maxwell Kardon
    • FILM: A Hard Day’s Night
    • DVD: Nymphomaniac Volumes I and II
    • FILM: Boyhood
  • Caught Live:

    • Sleigh Bells
    • La Roux
    • The Internet
    • The Brian Jonestown Massacre
    • Foster The People
    • Enter Shikari
    • Lust For Youth
    • The Naked And Famous
    • Kult Country