Category: Music Interview

RAYE: “I’m worried for future songwriters – things need to change”

RAYE: “I’m worried for future songwriters – things need to change”

RAYE has spoken out about the challenges facing young songwriters, and what needs to change with major labels in the…

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LE SSERAFIM on being HYBE’s first girl group: “Diamonds are made under incredible pressure”

LE SSERAFIM on being HYBE’s first girl group: “Diamonds are made under incredible pressure”

Editor’s Note: While this interview was conducted with all six members of LE SSERAFIM, NME has made the editorial decision…

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Skunk Anansie on Grace Jones’ Meltdown: “She said ‘If you don’t do it, I’m going to break your neck!’”

Skunk Anansie on Grace Jones’ Meltdown: “She said ‘If you don’t do it, I’m going to break your neck!’”

Skunk Anansie frontwoman Skin has told NME about the “honour” of being asked to play the Grace Jones-curated Meltdown festival…

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Suede perform new single ‘She Still Leads Me On’ and talk “raw, angry, nasty” new album

Suede perform new single ‘She Still Leads Me On’ and talk “raw, angry, nasty” new album

Suede have performed their new single ‘She Still Leads Me On’ live for the first time, as well as sharing…

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Five things we learned from our In Conversation video chat with Angèle

Five things we learned from our In Conversation video chat with Angèle

Angèle is keeping busy. When we speak, the Belgian pop-star is backstage at London’s O2 Arena, gearing up for a…

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Sex Pistols: “‘God Save The Queen’ wasn’t really about calling the Queen a moron”

Sex Pistols: “‘God Save The Queen’ wasn’t really about calling the Queen a moron”

Forty-six years later, and from a distance of 5,000 miles, Steve Jones can still give you the Grundys. “Ah, whatever,”…

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Horsegirl: Chicago gang making boldly idiosyncratic noise-rock

Horsegirl: Chicago gang making boldly idiosyncratic noise-rock

“SXSW was bizarre because we would play and look out at the crowd and it was a bunch of people…

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Paul Heaton on buying everyone a pint and why “the Royal Family is the one thing worth privatising”

Paul Heaton on buying everyone a pint and why “the Royal Family is the one thing worth privatising”

Before picking up his Ivor Novello award for Outstanding Song Collection yesterday (May 19), Paul Heaton spoke to NME about…

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Elbow’s Guy Garvey on playing The Queen’s Jubilee concert and “energetic” new material

Elbow’s Guy Garvey on playing The Queen’s Jubilee concert and “energetic” new material

Speaking to NME at the Ivor Novellos yesterday (Thursday May 19), Elbow frontman Guy Garvey talked about the “honour” of…

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Sam Fender says getting Limmy’s approval was “probably one of the best fucking moments of my life”

Sam Fender says getting Limmy’s approval was “probably one of the best fucking moments of my life”

Sam Fender has discussed how getting the approval of Scottish comedian Limmy was “probably one of the best fucking moments…

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