This week’s NME (16 July 2008)





In News this week we take a first look at the artwork and tracklisting for Oasis' new album. 'Dig Out Your Soul' will be released on October 6 in the UK. Pick up your copy of the new issue of NME, on sale across the UK from today, to find out more.


In News in the latest edition of NME we speak to ex-Libertines bassist John Hassall about the two lost Libertines tracks he has chosen to record with new band Yeti, and why Pete Doherty used to call him "Jesus" on tour. For the full story pick up your copy of the magazine today.


In Albums this week we take a look at the sophisticated second offering from Brazilian electro-architects CSS. Read the review of 'Donkey', which is set for release next week (July 21), in the new issue of NME - out to buy across the UK today.


The Verve's Richard Ashcroft, onstage at T Festival 2008, graces the cover of the new issue of NME. This week's magazine features an eight-page special covering the best bits from last weekend's T In The Park and Oxegen Festivals, plus an interview with indie eccentrics Black Kids, reviews of the new CSS and Primal Scream albums and much more besides.






REM's Michael Stipe makes his return to the Main Stage at T In the Park 2008. We review their epic appearance in News in NME dated July 19. For a very exclusive interview with Michael from the Scottish festival, visit NME.COM/VIDEO



Rage Against The Machine's Zack de la Rocha from the Main Stage of T In The Park Festival 2008, last weekend. Read the full review of their awesome headlining show in the new issue of NME. Plus, get the highlights from the Scottish Festival in pictures, exclusive interviews, news, blogs and more at NME.COM/VIDEO and NME.COM/FESTIVALS.


Noel Fielding onstage with The Mighty Boosh Band. NME's reporter hot-footed it down to witness Kent's Hop Farm get 'booshed' on July 5 - we have the full review of the day-long festival featuring Har Mar Superstar, Peaches, The Charlatans and ever-hilarious live skits from The Boosh clan, in Live! Check out the issue of NME out today. Pic: Jo McCaughey


Pop's golden-haired boy, Beck, onstage at the Manchester Apollo on July 2. Read the review of the star's no-nonsense performance in the issue of NME, out today. Pic: Tom Oxley


"Why didn't anyone tell me we were playing Hogwarts?" quipped Black Kids' Ali Youngblood about their gig at the Oxford University Ball. NME were on hand to witness the Jacksonville five's live-showdown and to get an exclusive interview about their meteoric rise to indie stardom and, ahem, Baptist sex - in the new issue of NME. Pic: Andy Willsher


Amy Winehouse is pictured here at the launch party of her new club night, 'Snakehips' at The Monarch in London's Camden on July 10. The starlet took to the decks, spinning The Cure's 'The Love Cats', The Supremes' 'You Can't Hurry Love' and Millie's 'My Boy Lollipop'. For more music news check out the latest issue of NME, dated July 19. Pic: Richard Johnson

General Election 2019: Conservatives declared winners after disastrous night for Labour

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