'Definitely Maybe' Turns 20

DEFINITELY MAYBE UNSEEN SESSION SHOTS Producer Anjali Dutt’s never-seen-before photos from the recording process NOEL’S PERSONAL TRACK-BY-TRACK GUIDE From the Melody Maker archive: Noel dissects ‘Definitely Maybe’ a month after its release 10-PAGE HISTORY: UNTOLD STORIES FROM THE STUDIO – PLUS BRAND-NEW INTERVIEWS Everything you didn’t know about the making of a stone-cold classic. Barry Nicolson brings the album to life by speaking to the key people behind its creation FEATURES DEATH FROM ABOVE 1979 Stuart Berman discovers how the duo got back together for a new, more natural-sounding album at home in Toronto GERARD WAY Following the end of My Chemical Romance, Dan Stubbs finds a Britpop-and-Bowie-inspired frontman ready to go it alone PLUS In The Studio – Simian Mobile Disco Anatomy Of An Album – Jeff Buckley, ‘Grace’ Soundtrack Of My Life – Ice Cube Interviews: Arctic Monkeys Paramore Queens Of The Stone Age Blink 182 Peace Brody Dalle Gerard Way Frank Turner Boys Noize Slaves Pulled Apart By Horses Twin Peaks Wolf Alice Album Reviews: Merchandise Bloody Knees Cymbals Eat Guitars The Wytches Basement Jaxx Rustie J Mascis Mark Lanegan Band Eyedress The New Pornographers Ty Segall Jonathan Boulet Dry The River Cold Specks Willis Earl Beal FILM: Finding Fela FILM: God Help The Girl FILM: Deliver Us From Evil Caught Live: Oya Festival Metz Georgia Perfume Genius Beacons Festival Jamie T Flamingods Grumbling Fur

    DEFINITELY MAYBE

  • NMEUNSEEN SESSION SHOTS

    Producer Anjali Dutt’s never-seen-before photos from the recording process

  • NMENOEL’S PERSONAL TRACK-BY-TRACK GUIDE

    From the Melody Maker archive: Noel dissects ‘Definitely Maybe’ a month after its release

  • NME10-PAGE HISTORY: UNTOLD STORIES FROM THE STUDIO – PLUS BRAND-NEW INTERVIEWS

    Everything you didn’t know about the making of a stone-cold classic. Barry Nicolson brings the album to life by speaking to the key people behind its creation

  • FEATURES

  • NMEDEATH FROM ABOVE 1979

    Stuart Berman discovers how the duo got back together for a new, more natural-sounding album at home in Toronto

  • NMEGERARD WAY

    Following the end of My Chemical Romance, Dan Stubbs finds a Britpop-and-Bowie-inspired frontman ready to go it alone

PLUS

  • In The Studio – Simian Mobile Disco
  • Anatomy Of An Album – Jeff Buckley, ‘Grace’
  • Soundtrack Of My Life – Ice Cube
  • Interviews:

    • Arctic Monkeys
    • Paramore
    • Queens Of The Stone Age
    • Blink 182
    • Peace
    • Brody Dalle
    • Gerard Way
    • Frank Turner
    • Boys Noize
    • Slaves
    • Pulled Apart By Horses
    • Twin Peaks
    • Wolf Alice
  • Album Reviews:

    • Merchandise
    • Bloody Knees
    • Cymbals Eat Guitars
    • The Wytches
    • Basement Jaxx
    • Rustie
    • J Mascis
    • Mark Lanegan Band
    • Eyedress
    • The New Pornographers
    • Ty Segall
    • Jonathan Boulet
    • Dry The River
    • Cold Specks
    • Willis Earl Beal
    • FILM: Finding Fela
    • FILM: God Help The Girl
    • FILM: Deliver Us From Evil
  • Caught Live:

    • Oya Festival
    • Metz
    • Georgia
    • Perfume Genius
    • Beacons Festival
    • Jamie T
    • Flamingods
    • Grumbling Fur