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“There are so many misconceptions about The Cure”: an exclusive interview with Robert Smith

The Cure’s Robert Smith is in reflective mood, keen to take stock of the many twists in the road that led the band from...

“It’s me nailing myself to the cross” – King Nun come of age on their dark and twisted debut ‘Mass’

"Oh maaaan, all the graffiti’s gone!” King Nun drummer Caius Stockley-Young says, exasperated. He scours every corner of a rooftop carpark in Richmond, south...

Dave Grohl cries “a little bit” as Weezer cover Nirvana’s ‘Lithium’ at Rock in Rio

Dave Grohl admitted that he cried a little bit when he heard Weezer cover Nirvana's 'Lithium' at Rock in Rio this weekend. Grohl shared his...

Why was there never a second season of ‘Freaks And Geeks’, the cult show that’s 20 years old

From 1999-2000, Freaks and Geeks documented crummy high school experiences of the ‘80s. It was relatable, funny, and the acting from young stars like James...

The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ at 50: 10 perfect moments that give you goosebumps

The Beatles’ 11th album, ‘Abbey Road’, was released 50 years ago today (September 26), and as the last thing the Beatles recorded together (‘Let...

Meet the future headliners: these are the new artists that smashed it this festival season

Festival season was fun, wasn't it? Back in May we were stumbling the streets of Brighton for the next big thing at The Great...

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – ‘This Is The Place’ review: The Smiths meets ‘cosmic pop’

Following on from June’s Bowie-inspired ‘Black Star Dancing’, ‘This Is The Place’ is the second of three EPs you’ve got coming from The Chief...

Nasty Cherry – the Charli XCX-created band – make their stunning UK debut at NME’s tiny Girls To The Front show in London

Last night (September 23) Nasty Cherry played their first ever show in the UK as part of NME's Girls To The Front series, which champions female...

Read climate change activist Greta Thunberg’s incredible speech to the UN – in full

Everyone is talking about the impassioned speech that 16-year-old Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg's made at the UN Climate Change summit yesterday, as...

“It could be really messy, but I want to arrive with a bang”: Deb Never is the alt-emo star ready to get all up...

“I don’t have a Plan B,” Deb Never laughs over the phone. “I mean, I don’t remember if all of this was a conscious...
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