The myth and mystery of Lana Del Rey

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  • NMELana Del Rey
    The Hollywood chanteuse discusses Bond themes, the pressures of fame and “intergalactic possibilities” in a rare interview
  • NMEStar Wars
    You probably haven’t heard, but there’s a new Star Wars film out next week – we hunted down the new stars of the movie to talk lightsabers, becoming mates with Han Solo and being upstaged by a droid
  • NMEIdris Elba
    Ahead of his two-part reprisal of Luther, we probed Idris Elba on his new Luther-themed album, his sprawling career and getting wasted with Madonna
  • NMEKatherine Ryan
    Our weekly columnist is flying home for Christmas, woefully underprepared for the Canadian winter
  • NMEWhat’s On Your Headphones
    Newcastle proves to be a big fan of The 1975, Lucy Rose and, um, its own band
  • NMEChristmas Gift Guide
    From Kanye caps to Slayer tankards, we tip all the coolest stuff and hottest gadgets of the festive season
  • NMEUnder The Radar
    Brighton Brit-grunge hopefuls Black Honey are our tip of the week
  • NMECarrie Brownstein
    The Sleater-Kinney star on the key music in her life, from Huey Lewis to Joanna Newsom
  • NMEColdplay
    Their upbeat new pop album reviewed