Jenny Stevens

Alex Turner on new Arctic Monkeys album: ‘It sounds like Dr Dre’

Frontman says he wanted the album to sound "less like four lads playing in a room"

Nirvana’s ‘In Utero’ to be re-released for 20th anniversary

A remastered version of the album featuring original B-sides, demos and live recordings will be released on September 23

Tom Watson: ‘I’m still cringing at the thought of Gordon Brown listening to Arctic Monkeys’

Labour MP writes in this week's NME that more MPs should reach out to the music world

Johnny Borrell’s debut solo album sells 594 copies in first week on sale

'Borrell 1' failed to make it into the top 100 on this week's Official Album Charts

Jack White donates £130,000 to National Recording Preservation Foundation

The charity's aim is to preserve America's radio, music and recorded sound heritage

Flavor Flav’s last fried chicken outlet shuts down

The Public Enemy rapper's chain has kicked the bucket

Pond stream new album ‘Hobo Rocket’ exclusively on NME.COM – listen

Listen to the Australian band's follow-up to 'Beard, Wives, Denim' one week ahead of release on August 5

The Strokes’ Julian Casablancas thanks fans for support following death of his father

Model agent John Casablancas died aged 70 last week (July 20)

Tim Westwood to leave BBC Radio 1

The DJ, who joined the station in 1994, will go as part of a shake up of the Saturday night schedule

Liam Gallagher used to play his own music loudly in his garden, neighbour claims

"He's never deigned to say hello," the Beady Eye frontman's journalist neighbour claims

Trent Reznor opens up about Nine Inch Nails’ festival stage shows

The frontman says the band are inspired by Talking Heads' 1983 'Stop Making Sense' tour

Mick Jagger: ‘I don’t know if you’d want to do Glastonbury more than once in your career’

The Rolling Stones frontman says "you have to have your wits about you" to play Worthy Farm

Lady Gaga to make live comeback at MTV Video Music Awards

The show will mark the popstar's first live appearance since her hip surgery last year

Unofficial video game sees Kanye West fighting enemies with croissants

'Kanye Quest 3030' is described as a "a hip-hop-themed science-fiction" featuring Jay Z, Tupac and Notorious B.I.G

Frank Ocean tears vocal chord, cancels Australian mini-tour

The singer has pulled all remaining three dates on his first ever trip there

Big brands spend over £100 million using UK music

2012 was a record year for companies spending money on music use at festivals, online and in adverts

Blur’s Alex James: ‘Noel and Damon are like best mates now’

"They go off and smoke cigars together," the bassist says

Lady Gaga reveals details of new single

The singer's new album 'ARTPOP' will be released on November 11

Independent record shop sales up 44 per cent thanks to vinyl boost

As many as one in seven albums sold in indies are on LP format