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Jarvis Cocker

If your reason for being in the music industry is finding things you like and letting other people hear them, then that’s not a...

Kanye West live review: Way Out West (November 11)

So, at 6.30pm, NME is upstairs with about 30 others in the O2, listening to Kanye West himself playing his new album, ‘808s &...

Nerd

This is chaos. Around 20 nubile young girls are onstage dancing around assorted members of NERD, who are currently following their natural frontman Pharrell’s...

Little Joy

A couple of hundred people are packed into a Mercury Lounge that could have sold three times as many tickets tonight. It’s not because...

MGMT

Of late, MGMT have begun to move away from the prankster, shagadelic image we all came to love. They’re keen to become a serious...

Laura Marling

Blessed with the unique capacity to remind a screaming populace the existence of George Pringle is not the sign of a coming apocalypse, Laura...

Future Of The Left

Andy Falkous looks like he’s spoiling for a fight, a geyser of ire waiting to blow behind his black eyes. “You’re all great and...

Florence And The Machine

Tonight will – eventually – mark a truly momentous tectonic-shift of social and political plates. Tonight, America will make us all proud and elect...

The Last Shadow Puppets

It probably seems like half a lifetime ago for Miles Kane and Alex Turner, but barely eight months have passed since The Last Shadow...

Cage The Elephant

I’m going to commit suicide onstage tonight, dude,” drawls Cage The Elephant frontman Matt Shultz, his blonde mop, specs and sulky demeanour giving him...
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