THE 500 GREATEST ALBUMS OF ALL TIME The album is an artform by which any act worth caring about wants to be judged. Inside this week’s NME, we grant them that pleasure as we rank of the 500 greatest records of all time. Let the arguments begin…
Is Morrissey’s new book the best music biog ever? The Smiths, sexuality and a shoeing for NME. What’s not to like?
Are the UK’s small venues in crisis (again)? Jehnny Beth from Savages thinks so. But what’s the truth?
Yannis from Foals shares the soundtrack of his life
ALSO INSIDE THIS WEEK
In the studio with MIA
Anatomy of an album: The Strokes ‘Room On Fire’
Jimi Hendrix’s brother
Simple Things Festival
PLUS! Full Radar report from CMJ Festival in New York