Music Interviews

In Conversation – Ray BLK: “There’s work to be done to bring R&B to the forefront in the UK”

The south London star on her upcoming album, sushi with Kelly Rowland why she'll always defend 'WAP'

iann dior: “My role? I’m picking up where Juice WRLD left off”

Sitting at the top of the US charts isn't enough for the Puerto Rican-born rapper – he's already plotting to be the "greatest on the planet"

Porij: genre-splicing art-pop ready made for the dancefloor

Manchester quartet Porij get excited about their upcoming mixtape 'Breakfast'

Daði Freyr on Iceland Airwaves, Hot Chip’s influence and next year’s Eurovision song

The Icelandic electro-pop star might have missed out on Eurovision glory, but he tells NME he'll be back next year. First up though, is Live From Reykjavík online festival

The Paddingtons’ Tom Atkin goes solo: “Some of my bandmates don’t get why I’m into Post Malone, but I can’t help it!”

As the frontman releases his first solo single 'Lil Fucker', Atkin talks to us about new music, loving trap music and the term 'indie landfill'

Marika Hackman on her “dark” new covers album, and living at her parents’ through lockdown

Hackman opens up about putting her spin on tracks by Beyonce, Radiohead, The Shins and more, and tells us what to expect of her next album...

Benee: “I want to celebrate, but you have to ask yourself – is this wrong?”

Grimes and Lily Allen feature on the New Zealander's debut album and she's just played one of the post-Covid era's first arena shows

Dave Grohl tells us about Foo Fighters’ ‘Medicine at Midnight’: “This is our Saturday night party album”

Grohl talks to NME about new music, fear of the end of the world and releasing their inner David Bowie

Soundtrack Of My Life: Chilly Gonzales

Grammy-winning collaborator of Daft Punk, best buds with Jarvis Cocker

Bring Me The Horizon’s Oli Sykes on lockdown life and “removing the ego” from live shows

Watch Sykes share his hopes and fears for the future in our Off-Script interview