Music Interviews

No Guidnce have the potential to become British R&B icons

Are we on the verge of a classic vocal group renaissance? These super smooth stars certainly think so

Squid on new album ‘O Monolith’: “We’re all in the groove now: we’ve never been more confident”

The five-piece's second record finds a band emerging as a swaggering, confident and highly evolved predator

Noel Gallagher: “The world is a beautiful place – it’s just inhabited by c**ts”

The Chief on his new album, working with Johnny Marr and The Cure's Robert Smith, his thoughts on the AI-generated Oasis album, Britpop reunions, The 1975 and more

Does Rock ‘N’ Roll Kill Braincells?! – James Ellis Ford

Which Swedish rock group covered your band Simian Mobile Disco’s track ‘I Believe’ for their ‘Popestar’ EP? “Ghost?” CORRECT. “It was interesting excursion. It’s not...

Sik-K and HAON: “This is not the endgame, this is the opening”

Speaking exclusively to NME, the South Korean rappers open up about leaving H1GHR Music, their new mixtape ‘ALBUM ON THE WAY!’ and plans for the future

Tove Lo on the “epic dance moment” in her new single ‘I like u’

The Swedish artist tells NME about her new rave-inspired track, performing live with Duran Duran and a possible Sia collaboration

Paris Paloma: “When people listen to ‘Labour’, I want them to feel like their anger is valid”

The 23-year-old's moving pop songs speak to the frustrations that young women are often shamed for expressing

Y.Q.S on empowering their fans: “If you’re different, be different”

Y.Q.S discuss their multilingual upcoming single, building their signature sound and being a part of the girl group renaissance

VERIVERY on ‘Liminality – EP.DREAM’: “Accept the inner pain and look at what’s in front”

The K-pop boyband also speak to NME about their groovy new single ‘Crazy Like That’ and how idol life has treated them so far

Empire State Bastard: “We’re going for extremity at all costs”

Biffy Clyro's Simon Neil and former Oceansize man Mike Vennart tell NME how they formed their new metal outfit, what it’s like to take Dave Lombardo to Gregg’s, and how the horror of the world can only be reflected in the most extreme terms