Music Features

Five things we learnt from our In Conversation video chat with Ella Mai

Pulling back the curtain and giving listeners a peek into the depths of her soul, on her second album Ella Mai is turning inward....

Joan Jett: “Ted Nugent’s criticism? It’s what I’ve dealt with my whole life – being written off”

The icon has released her first acoustic album, ‘Changeup’, but shows no signs of mellowing

MILLI talks NME through her ‘Firsts’

The Thai rapper runs us through her musical first times – from the first artist she fell in love with to the first song she finished writing

Friends Like These: Mac DeMarco and Vicky Farewell

The musical pals interview each other

Bob Vylan: “Resistance is expected when you’re talking about the things we talk about”

The mysterious punk-grime duo reveal all on their explosive new album 'The Price of Life'

Five things we learnt from our In Conversation video chat with Blxst

Blxst on his new mixtape ‘Before You Go’, working with Rick Ross and his genre-blending sound.

NME Radio Roundup 25 April 2022: Jamie xx, Lizzo, Fontaines D.C. and more

Two years after Jamie xx dropped his last solo single – the frenetic ‘Idontknow’ – the producer is back with ‘Let’s Do It Again’....

Ian Winwood’s new book ‘Bodies: Life And Death In Music’: can we build a healthier way of rocking?

Good-looking rock’n’roll corpses are few and far between. Those aspic encased icons – the Kurts, Jimis, Jims and Amys – who glare tragically from...

On ‘Palette’, IU gifted us an album to help us through quarter-life crises

The “nation’s little sister” embraced adulthood on her stunning 2017 album, released five years ago today