5 Things We Like This Week (20/5/2015)

Each week, NME chooses the best books, clothes, boxsets, DVDs and more that you need to get your hands on. It could be pretty much anything. This week’s new haul includes a Tame Impala tote bag and an Epiphone Dobro Hound Dog M-14 Metalbody guitar.

TOTE BAG: Tame Impala
Get ready for the Aussie psych band’s new album ‘Currents’ (released on July 17) by brandishing this arty tote bag.
BUY £5.75, frocksteady.com

JACKET: Patagonia Baggies Jacket
Outdoor brand Patagonia help you look cool and stay dry with this old school, mod-style light blue jacket.
BUY £85, not-addicted.co.uk


DOCUMENTARY: Quest For Cuba: Questlove Brings The Funk To Havana
The Roots’ drummer recently headed to Cuba to bring goodwill and good music to the country’s citizens. His time there is captured in this short documentary.
WATCH youtube.com

GUITAR: Epiphone Dobro Hound Dog M-14 Metalbody
This brand new model boasts a classic look while incorporating modern touches, such as a round mahogany neck, to make it easier to play than its vintage counterparts.
BUY £644.58, epiphone.com

BOOK: Popular Music In The Manchester Region Since 1950 by Dave Russel
A prominent city in the UK’s musical landscape, this book celebrates Manchester’s greatest post-war groups, subcultures and movements.
BUY £14, amazon.co.uk