The Year In Pictures


  • NMEThe Year: 2013 In Pictures
    Everything that mattered in music in the past 12 months, as told with brilliant, striking photography
  • NMEAgainst Me!
    Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! is punk rock’s first prominent transgender frontwoman. Paris Lees hears the full story of her transition
  • NMEVan Dyke Parks
    Laura Snapes talks to the American singer-songwriter about the 45-year legacy of his classic debut album
  • NMEFrom The Vaults: Chic, 1981
    To mark 35 years since ‘Le Freak’ went to Number One in the States, we revisit Danny Baker’s interview with the duo who redefined disco

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  • Who should win big in the NME Awards 2014 with Austin, Texas? Have your say by completing this year’s voting form
  • How will the music world remember Nelson Mandela? Jerry Dammers on working with a global icon
  • Why did the Pixies sack their new bassist? Kim Shattuck says it’s all a bit of a mystery…
  • Anatomy of an album: The Pogues – ‘Rum, Sodomy & The Last’
  • Alisa Xayalith of The Naked & Famous reveals the soundtrack of her life
  • Interviews with:
    • The Orwells
    • East India Youth
    • Maximo Park
    • Paul Draper, formerly of Mansun
  • Album Reviews:
    • 7 Days Of Funk
    • Joker
    • Rogue Wave
    • Southern
    • Death Grips
    • Department M
  • Caught live:
    • Palma Violets
    • ATP
    • Peace
    • The Naked And Famous