Ian Curtis 30 Years On – Inside The New NME

In the new issue of NME, on shelves from May 19, we take a look back at Ian Curtis’ life in our anniversary issue.

Joy Division’s lost soul is remembered by his bandmates, friends and fans.

Plus: the inside track on The Mighty Boosh’s album sessions.

Mani tries desperately to remember his past.

We talk to Frankie & The Heartstrings.

And join Biffy Clyro on the road.

Plus we check out Radar band of the week Pure Ecstasy.

And report on Kele Okereke’s first solo gig.

Plus ATP reviewed, a scene report on Chillwave, and new albums by Rolo Tomassi, Pendulum and Stornoway rated.