The 500 greatest songs of all time

FEATURES Greatest songs of all time – 92 page special40 pages of classic tunes by LCD Soundsystem, The Beatles, Missy Elliott, Joy Division, Pixies, Jay Z, Sex Pistols, The Libertines, The Ronettes, Bob Dylan and several hundred more ALSO INSIDE THIS WEEK How does it feel to be Godlike?Let’s ask Blondie, the recipients of NME’s Godlike Genius Awards for 2014 What do Kurt, Jagger and Thurston Moore have in common?They’re all fans of legendary writer William Burroughs Can you write a club banger on a piano?Katy B had a go for her new album – read our verdict Anatomy of an albumFranz Ferdinand – ‘Franz Ferdinand’ PLUS In The Studio – Mø Soundtrack Of My Life – Dee Dee Penny, Dum Dum Girls Interviews with: Arctic Monkeys Foals Girl Band Hurts Stephen Malkmus Roger Daltrey on the Teenage Cancer Trust line-up Album Reviews: Katy B Speedy Ortiz Cheatahs Planningtorock Marissa Nadler Fanfarlo Temples Keel Her Caught Live: Connan Mockasin Neutral Milk Hotel Metronomy Haim Mogwai Darlia

    FEATURES

  • NMEGreatest songs of all time – 92 page special
    40 pages of classic tunes by LCD Soundsystem, The Beatles, Missy Elliott, Joy Division, Pixies, Jay Z, Sex Pistols, The Libertines, The Ronettes, Bob Dylan and several hundred more
  • ALSO INSIDE THIS WEEK

  • NMEHow does it feel to be Godlike?
    Let’s ask Blondie, the recipients of NME’s Godlike Genius Awards for 2014
  • NMEWhat do Kurt, Jagger and Thurston Moore have in common?
    They’re all fans of legendary writer William Burroughs
  • NMECan you write a club banger on a piano?
    Katy B had a go for her new album – read our verdict
  • NMEAnatomy of an album
    Franz Ferdinand – ‘Franz Ferdinand’

PLUS

  • In The Studio – Mø
  • Soundtrack Of My Life – Dee Dee Penny, Dum Dum Girls
  • Interviews with:

    • Arctic Monkeys
    • Foals
    • Girl Band
    • Hurts
    • Stephen Malkmus
    • Roger Daltrey on the Teenage Cancer Trust line-up
  • Album Reviews:

    • Katy B
    • Speedy Ortiz
    • Cheatahs
    • Planningtorock
    • Marissa Nadler
    • Fanfarlo
    • Temples
    • Keel Her
  • Caught Live:

    • Connan Mockasin
    • Neutral Milk Hotel
    • Metronomy
    • Haim
    • Mogwai
    • Darlia