Reading And Leeds 2014 Review Special

READING AND LEEDS REVIEW SPECIAL PALMA VIOLETS Warming up and cutting loose with the lads as they come back to hit the fest big time as stage headliners QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE VS PARAMORE The lowdown on the desert titans’ bill-topping, ear-crushing performance at Reading SECRET SET! NEW BANDS REVIEWED! UNVEILED MATERIAL! Jamie T’s surprise show, the ultimate verdict on how the current crop of newbies fared, and the never-before-head material that was debuted across the weekend ALSO INSIDE THIS WEEK Is this the most badly-behaved tour of our times? Fat White Family, The Growlers and The Wytches bring shame, blame and rather large damages bills to the road Have Interpol still got it? After a bit of a career lull, can new album ‘El Pintor’ get the NYC gloomhounds back on track? What next for the Killers? Their sparkling V set leaves the Las Vegas boys’ future up in the air PLUS In The Studio – Flying Lotus Anatomy Of An Album – Kate Bush, ‘Hounds Of Love’ Soundtrack Of My Life – Tricky Interviews: Alexis Taylor Alexis Krauss Kiran Leonard The Amazing Snakeheads Wolf Alice Peace Bombay Bicycle Club Album Reviews: Interpol Tops Sinkane Indiana Lonely The Brave Pulled Apart By Horses Blonde Redhead Moodoid Simian Mobile Disco Zoot Woman The Vines Ballet School Half Japanese Esben & The Witch Total Control FILM: Before I Go FILM: The Keeper Of Lost Causes FILM: Lucy Caught Live: V Festival Protomartyr The Garden Sziget Festival

    READING AND LEEDS REVIEW SPECIAL

  • NMEPALMA VIOLETS

    Warming up and cutting loose with the lads as they come back to hit the fest big time as stage headliners

  • NMEQUEENS OF THE STONE AGE VS PARAMORE

    The lowdown on the desert titans’ bill-topping, ear-crushing performance at Reading

  • NMESECRET SET! NEW BANDS REVIEWED! UNVEILED MATERIAL!

    Jamie T’s surprise show, the ultimate verdict on how the current crop of newbies fared, and the never-before-head material that was debuted across the weekend

  • ALSO INSIDE THIS WEEK

  • NMEIs this the most badly-behaved tour of our times?

    Fat White Family, The Growlers and The Wytches bring shame, blame and rather large damages bills to the road

  • NMEHave Interpol still got it?

    After a bit of a career lull, can new album ‘El Pintor’ get the NYC gloomhounds back on track?

  • NMEWhat next for the Killers?

    Their sparkling V set leaves the Las Vegas boys’ future up in the air

PLUS

  • In The Studio – Flying Lotus
  • Anatomy Of An Album – Kate Bush, ‘Hounds Of Love’
  • Soundtrack Of My Life – Tricky
  • Interviews:
    • Alexis Taylor
    • Alexis Krauss
    • Kiran Leonard
    • The Amazing Snakeheads
    • Wolf Alice
    • Peace
    • Bombay Bicycle Club
  • Album Reviews:
    • Interpol
    • Tops
    • Sinkane
    • Indiana
    • Lonely The Brave
    • Pulled Apart By Horses
    • Blonde Redhead
    • Moodoid
    • Simian Mobile Disco
    • Zoot Woman
    • The Vines
    • Ballet School
    • Half Japanese
    • Esben & The Witch
    • Total Control
    • FILM: Before I Go
    • FILM: The Keeper Of Lost Causes
    • FILM: Lucy
  • Caught Live:
    • V Festival
    • Protomartyr
    • The Garden
    • Sziget Festival