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Courtney Barnett covers the November 2021 issue of NME Australia magazine

The new issue also features Birdz, Ladyhawke, ‘The French Dispatch’, ‘Succession’ and more

Rancid Eddie issue statement hitting out at “little social media gestapo” and “PC babies”

The band, who’ve faced social media outcry over 'misogynistic' lyrics and had gigs cancelled, have called the blowback “the most repulsive form of punching down we’ve seen”

Youngn Lipz is the July cover star of NME Australia magazine

The new issue also features Sycco, The Goon Sax, ‘In The Heights’ and an intimate tour of Hobart by the Native Cats

Hiatus Kaiyote cover the June 2021 issue of NME Australia magazine

The new issue also features ‘Black Widow’, The Lazy Eyes and NME’s picks for the best Aussie albums, film and TV of 2021 so far

Morrissey says “writing for ‘The Simpsons’ evidently requires only complete ignorance” after episode sending up The Smiths

In his statement on the episode, Morrissey also held forth about the state of modern music and his relationship with the media

No Rome on his new rock-inspired album: “It’s like this emo kid-turned-raver who’s always alone in the club”

The Dirty Hit artist talks his love of UK garage, sharing a musical language with ‘Spinning’ collaborators Charli XCX and The 1975 – and what we can expect from his new album

Masked Wolf: Sydney rapper and ‘Astronaut In The Ocean’ riding the waves of TikTok virality

A song the low-key rapper dropped two years ago is now a top 5 hit around the world thanks to TikTok’s welders, parkour practitioners – and JLo

Australian music reacts to Bluesfest’s 2021 cancellation: “Devastated”

A business interruption fund providing insurance for live events like festivals is "now a matter of urgency", says Live Performance Australia