James Righton on putting together ABBA’s new live band: “They had to be as good as the originals”

The multi-instrumentalist tells us about the honour of working with the legends, and how it has inspired his own music but not a Klaxons reunion

Klaxons’ James Righton shares Soulwax-assisted new single ‘Release Party’

It'll appear on the new DEEWEE compilation ‘Foundations’, out Friday

Giant Drag just finished their first album in seven years with Klaxons’ Jamie Reynolds at The Libertines’ Albion Rooms studio

We caught up with Annie Hardy and Reynolds to discuss making "heartbreaking" new material down in Margate

Every single Mercury Prize winner: what happened next?

As a pandemic-ready new iteration of the Mercury Prize returns for 2020, here's a look back at all the past records that stole the crown.

Klaxons founder James Righton releases ’70s-inspired single ‘The Performer’, taken from his debut solo album

Former Klaxons keyboardist and founding member James Righton has announced his new album 'The Performer' and released its title track. Stream the song and find...

RIP MySpace music – the success stories of music’s first social media site

Long before it became a cesspit of inspirational mum-memes, endless spicy takes and a photo album of salads you’ll never get the chance to...

Arctic Monkeys album to feature Tame Impala and Klaxons members?

Arctic Monkeys' upcoming new album could feature members of Tame Impala, Klaxons and Mini Mansions. The Sheffield band confirmed their return on Thursday (April 5),...

VO5 NME Awards 2018: Where are the winners from 2008 now?

Ah, 2008 - it only seems like yesterday, in some ways. But much time has passed - a whole decade! - and things have...

Where are the stars of New Rave now?

If you maintained your eyesight throughout 2007, you weren’t really there. It was the year the world – well, some bits of Shoreditch –...