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    Frontmen Wayne Coyne and Kevin Parker skin-up, sit down and talk Leonie Cooper through their psychedelic side project

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    The Neon Neon and Manics collaborator tells Jenny Stevens how themes of death and responsibility inspired her new record, ‘Mug Museum’.

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    • Arctic Monkeys
    • Wolf Alice
    • Courtney Barnett
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