Music Features

SOPHIE, 1986 – 2021: the “icon of liberation” who changed pop forever

The hugely acclaimed musician and producer, who pioneered new sounds and inspired fans worldwide, has died at the age of 34. RIP

Please, for the love of God, no more sea shanties

How about we make Irish fiddle music go viral instead?

‘It’s A Sin’ soundtrack: the best music moments in Russell T Davies’ hit queer drama

From Pet Shop Boys to Kate Bush, the moving Channel 4 series is loaded with iconic anthems

10 years of Adele’s record-smashing ‘21’: the story of a heartbreak pop classic

NME talks to the star's key collaborators – and those she influenced

Remembering Larry King and his greatest music interviews

The legendary talk show host has died aged 87

20 indie anthems from 2001 that still slap

Let's have a little nostalgia, shall we?

I joined ‘Get Buzzin’ With Bez’, the Happy Mondays man’s YouTube workout, and felt high on life

The have-a-go fitness hero will leave you sweatier than a night at the Haçienda

NME Radio Roundup 18 January 2021: Shame, Lana Del Rey, Four Tet and more

All the new bangers added to NME Radio this week from Lana Del Rey, Shame, Four Tet and more.