Music Interviews

Music Interviews

From The NME Archive – Celebrate 15 years of LCD Soundsystem’s debut with this classic interview: ‘Most live bands today are horrible’

Feeling like you want to hug your pals and stay up until dawn? That's probably because LCD Soundsystem released their stellar, self-titled debut album...

CamelPhat on collaborating with Kasabian’s Serge Pizzorno and Foals’ Yannis Philippakis for their debut album: “It’s very indie, to say the least”

The Liverpool dance duo also have the likes of Lana Del Rey and one — or both — of the Gallagher brothers in their sights

Savages’ Jehnny Beth tells us how David Bowie and ‘Peaky Blinders’ shaped her wild solo album

"In my core I felt that there was something that I hadn’t done yet – and that was this record"

Courteeners’ Liam Fray: “The band is my life. When it’s not going great, my life’s not going great”

Fray on the road through darkness that led to new album 'More. Again. Forever.'

Weyes Blood on ‘Titanic Rising’, her vital climate change wake-up call: “It’s not music that’s going to save us – it’s activism”

When Natalie Mering – aka Weyes Blood – released ‘Titanic Rising’ last April, it already felt like one of the most vital albums of...

Does Rock ‘N’ Roll Kill Braincells?! – Dave Clark, The Dave Clark Five

1: An easy one to begin with: which band did your 1964 single ‘Glad All Over’ knock off the top of the charts? “The...

Drill’s first openly gay rapper Mr Strange talks toxic masculinity, adversity and awareness: “I don’t conform and I’m doing just fine”

The first drill artist to talk about being gay alongside his trapping lifestyle, West London MC Mr Strange brings something totally new to the...

Algiers are the vital, indefinable rock band asking “what’s it like to be a human being at the end of the world?”

Algiers are a difficult band to pin down, in more ways than one. For starters, they’re based in three cities across two different continents....