It’s a new year and a new sound… America’s Haim and Britain’s Palma Violets join forces and kick off 2013’s new music revolution! This special issue includes interviews with Peace, Savages, Merchandise, Fidlar, Swim Deep, Deap Vally, Temples, Jagwar Ma and so many more.
Pulp Play A Hometown Show
The Britpop legends return to hometown Sheffield for a very special gig – the final of their reunion shows. NME catches up with Jarvis and asks, Could this really be it?
Pieces Of Grizzly Bear
Grizzly Bear mainman Ed Droste tells NME about his favourite film (Heathers), his dog (Beast) and the first album he ever bought (UB40!).
Music Tips From The Experts
It’s not just your favourite music magazine advising who you should be watching out for next year, there are recommendations from experts including Weller, Rough Trade, Katy B, Radio 1 and The Killers too!
OutKast legend Big Boi has a new album out. Find out how much it scored. Also reviewed: movie of the week Django Unchained, Dutch Uncles and Katy B.
We Catch The xx Live
Rounding off another amazing year with 2012’s ‘Coexist’, The xx bring their neon lights to more dark places. This time: Leeds!
More live reviews of Fidlar, Wild Beasts, The Courteeners, The Maccabees and TheBlacks Keys