Music Interviews

Yukika on the revival of city pop: “People that are into that niche genre will follow”

The Japanese K-pop star talks about how growing up with city pop shaped her artistry and how she continues to adapt the genre for the modern age

NME Radar Sessions: For Singapore’s Subsonic Eye, nature is both personal balm and creative inspiration

Indie songwriters Nur Wahidah and Daniel Borces on how fostering a life-affirming, intimate relationship to nature inspired their acclaimed album ‘Nature Of Things’ – and changed them as people

aespa reflect on their “unreal” 2021: “It takes a little time for everything to start kicking in”

The K-pop sensations look back at a wildly successful year, with two viral singles, a hit mini-album and accolades aplenty

Rising singer-songwriter msftz: “I hope people will think of me as a storyteller”

The introspective South Korean musician opens up to NME about songwriting, finding inspiration in nature and embracing pain

Friends Like These: Jack Antonoff and Claud

The musical pals and tour mates interview each other

Five things we learned from our In Conversation video chat with Arlo Parks

The breakout star looks back on her massive 2021

Fucked Up share ‘Year Of The Horse’ video and talk 10 years of ‘David Comes To Life’

Frontman Damian Abraham on working with Julien Baker and Matt Berninger, what went into their seminal third album, and progress on new material

Kai: “To me what’s important is my feelings, my emotions”

The EXO member also opens up to NME about how he gets to know himself a little bit better and expanding his artistry on ‘Peaches’

The Kunts return with ‘Boris Johnson Is STILL A Fucking C**t’ and tell us about their Tory-toppling bid for Christmas Number One

"Our message? Fuck you and everything you stand for, you horrible, heartless, corrupt, duplicitous bunch of c**ts"

Soundtrack Of My Life: Tiësto

Dutch superstar DJ and 2022 Grammy-nominated artist