Music Interviews

‘I Can Do Everything’: Soon-To-Be Queen Of Grime Lady Leshurr Talks Ten Years Of Hard Graft

Lady Leshurr is about to become queen of the grime scene. Leonie Cooper heads to carnival with the fast, furious and downright brilliant Brummie...

Jamie T Talks Anxiety, London, And Learning To “Give Less Of A Fuck”

A new Jamie T album is always a big deal. His latest, ‘Trick’, brims with punk, hip-hop, giant choruses and youthful excitement. He tells...

Crystal Castles May Have Changed Personnel, But They’re Still Just Two Punks Driving A Small Van To Shows

One of the most influential acts of the noughties, Crystal Castles have a new line-up and a newfound philanthropy. Hamish MacBain meets a band...

Up Close And Personal With The Maccabees – The Full NME Cover Feature

On the day they announced their split, revisit The Maccabees' final NME cover feature. This piece was published in November 2015, capping off a...

Blossoms: ‘We Want To Be Massive. And We’re Ready For It’

All over the radio, getting mobbed on planes, a “timeless” debut album about to drop: Blossoms’ moment has come. Hamish MacBain meets a band...

90 second interview: José González

We sat down with José González at NOS Alive for NME's 90 second interview

Black Grape, ‘Kelly’s Heroes’ – NME Song Stories

Shaun Ryder and Kermit talk through the changes Kelly's Heroes took in order to make it a hit

NAO: The Emerging Soul Star Who’s Ready To Make The Move Into The Limelight

There’s a soul revival going on and Nao is at the heart of it. But, she tells Jordan Bassett, she’s not planning world domination...

Metronomy – Soundtrack Of My Life

Metronomy's Joe Mount joins NME for 'Soundtrack Of My Life'

Blossoms, ‘Charlemagne’ – NME Song Stories

Blossoms talk about their hit single Charlemagne at the NME and TOPMAN Sounds of Summer gig with Austin, Texas earlier this month