Thomas Smith

Blossoms – Foolish Loving Spaces: yet another pop masterclass (with added disco and Talking Heads)

The Stockport heroes try on David Byrne’s over-sized suit for size. The fit? Pretty damn nice.

What’s Your Band Called, Mate? Get to know Lily Moore

Every week, we’re going to be introducing you to a brand new artist we’re going mad for here at NME Towers via our ego-busting...

The Big Read – Mura Masa: “If you’re smart right now, you’re making guitar music”

Mura Masa talks his friendship with Slowthai, the power of nostalgia and why making guitar music is 2020’s smartest move

The 1975 return to their roots on the devastatingly sincere ‘Me and You Together Song’ 

The band's latest is a return to their shimmering early material

David Byrne live on Broadway, NYC: Still the best musical experience on the planet

David Byrne’s American Utopia remains a staggering live show – and with new surroundings and renewed message, it continues to be an unreplicable musical experience

The NME 100: Essential new artists for 2020

Meet the NME 100, the essential new artists set to take over 2020 and the next decade. Your new favourite artist is waiting...

mxmtoon levels-up in video-game inspired clip for ‘Unspoken Words’

US artist mxmtoon has shared a brand-new video-game inspired music video for 'Unspoken Words'. The song first appeared on the US artist's debut album, 'The...