The Fall

Brix Smith on going solo and watching Gary Lineker soil himself: “I’m bomb-proof now”

The Fall icon talks to NME about her new album 'Valley Of The Dolls', the dark side of Manchester and California, and overcoming hard times

Mark E. Smith’s family hit out at “extremely offensive” new project by former members of The Fall

The family of the late frontman said the new band of ex-The Fall members "causes us much sorrow, distress and discomfort"

Wakefield’s Long Division music festival to end after 12 years

Founder Dean Freeman promised the festival would "end on a massive high"

Brix Smith announces first UK headline tour with new band

Includes a London date at The Lexington

Brix Smith unveils new band for tour with Public Image Ltd

The new all-female band features members of My Bloody Valentine

Brix Smith to release solo album ‘Valley Of The Dolls’, forms all-female live supergroup

She'll be hitting the road with two members of My Bloody Valentine in tow

Festival Congress 2022 line-up and events announced for Bristol

NME will be chairing a panel, while The Fall icon Brix Smith will be speaking at the event to celebrate independent festivals and discuss the issues they face