The Libertines Are Back – All You Need To Know

The reunited Libertines grace the cover of our new issue, and headline Reading and Leeds this weekend.

The Libertines live in London, August 25

We thought we’d round up some of the Libertines stuff we’ve got on the site at the moment. First up, a new interview with Gary Powell and Carl Barat about the reunion, and how they’ve reclaimed their “electric chemistry”.


You’ll find detailed reports on the band’s recent London comeback shows here, as well as video footage posted to YouTube by fans.

Here’s an interview we did with the band back when they first announced their reunion.

Libertines fans in London. August 25

Here’s Jamie Fullerton on why The Libertines are still the greatest rock’n’roll story of their generation.

And here, Libertines fans debate the ultimate Libertines setlist.


Photo gallery – The Libertines’ comeback in pictures

Here’s some footage we took of the reunion press conference.

Photo gallery – rare and unseen pictures of The Libertines

Photo gallery – the life and times of Carl Barat

For more on The Libertines, pick up our Reading and Leeds preview issue, on sale Wednesday 25 August

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