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Lucia’s striking ‘Blueheart’ video is an antidote to Valentine’s Day schmaltz

When we hosted the mammoth shoot for our NME 100 2019 at the tail end of last year, we asked everyone to bring a...

Watch Billie Eilish perform ‘Bury A Friend’ and ‘When I Was Older’ live for the first time

Last night saw Billie Eilish kick off her 2019 European tour, where she gave 'Bury A Friend' and 'When I Was Older' their live...

FEET are the Coventry rabble making wonky Britpop for a new generation

“Play 'Hot Dog'!” one member of FEET says in their Clapham studio. The sentiment gradually permeates throughout the room, to the point that Cam...

London newcomer, Effie, marries “sex and religion” on slinking new cut ‘Worship”

Last year, we hosted a musical showcase on London's iconic Carnaby Street, where some of the finest names on NME Emerging convened to show off...

Fontaines D.C. announce debut album ‘Dogrel’ and share new single ‘Big’

Fontaines D.C. have announced details of their debut album 'Dogrel', as well as sharing the lead single 'Big'. Set for release on April 12, the...

Vein are the Boston hardcore bunch tearing apart genre norms

At the height of last summer, a rust-coloured warehouse on the outskirts of Leeds was privy to something of a shake-up. Normally reserved for...

Rachel Chinouriri’s soul-soothing ‘Riptide’ could heal the world

A £20 microphone may well have been the best investment Rachel Chinouriri ever made. It was what she recorded her earliest material on a...

ALMA unleashes video for ‘When I Die’ and announces debut album ‘Have You Seen Her’

ALMA has shared the video for her latest single 'When I Die'. See it first on NME below. The rising Finnish star, who has previously...

Black Midi are back with ‘Speedway’ – and the UK’s weirdest band are only getting weirder

Almost 12 months on from their initial swell of interest, Black Midi aren't getting any less obtuse. Buoyed by a hype- and hyperbole-heavy following...

Billie Eilish’s horror-lovin’ ‘Bury A Friend’ is a haunting new track from our recent cover star

Billie Eilish doesn’t like making things easy for herself. When we met her last year to discuss 'When The Party’s Over', she made a...
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