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A$AP Rocky wants to make emo music with Morrissey

Who’d have thought that A$AP Rocky was a big Smiths fan?<p>With the Harlem rapper’s as-yet-untitled third studio album officially on the way, it’s safe …

Morrissey

Johnny Marr’s Brexit-Inspired New Album ‘Call The Comet’ Delves Into The Idea Of An Alternate Society

Johnny Marr has remained admirably prolific in his post-Smiths career and this Summer looks to pad his impressive resume with another new solo album. Titled <i>Call The Comet</i>, Marr’s latest effort was inspired by his country, Great Britain’s choice to separate from the rest of the European Union …

New Albums

Neil Young’s Paradox – film and soundtrack album review

It's an eco-sci-fi-western...<p><b>Neil Young</b> is evidently a man on several different missions right now. As a working musician, he is in the throes of a …

Science Fiction

Johnny Marr exclusive: “We’re going to need music more than ever”

The guitarist shares his vision for an "alternative society" in the new issue of Uncut<p><b>Johnny Marr</b> has released details of his new album, <b>Call The …

San Francisco

Watch uDiscover Music’s Chess Records Mini-Documentary

Chess Records’ place in history is secure. Founded by Polish immigrant brothers Leonard and Phil Chess, Chess started in Chicago as an independent …

reDiscover Miles Davis’ ‘Birth Of The Cool’

The history behind the recording of the music that would ultimately become <b>Miles Davis</b>’ <b>Birth Of The Cool</b> album, released in 1957 by Capitol Records, …

reDiscover Chuck Berry’s Idiosyncratic Take On The Blues

With <b>Chuck Berry</b>, what comes straight to mind are the pulsating rock’n’roll hits of the 50s, such as ‘Roll Over Beethoven’, ‘Johnny B Goode’ and …

Guitar

Roll Over, Beethoven: Chess Records And The Rock’n’Roll Revolution

One of the most-repeated stories about Chess Records sees <b>The Rolling Stones</b>, on their first visit to the US, arriving at Chess’ studios to record, …

To This Day

Robert Palmer In 20 Quotes

The music that <b>Robert Palmer</b> left us stands tall and echoes loudly to this day. To underline our respect for the legacy of the man born on 19 January …

To This Day

David Bowie 71st birthday: His 15 greatest non-single album tracks

This weekend marks what would have been the 71st birthday of music legend David Bowie, just two days ahead of the first anniversary of his death (10 …

David Bowie

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Pop culture commentator Dr Kirsty Fairclough on why ‘perfect’ careers don’t exist

At our NME #Lifehacks event in London last month, <b>Dr Kirsty Fairclough</b> joined other leading creatives on a panel discussing the things they wish …

England

My 174 favourite albums of 2017

Now expanded from 163 records to 174: a very personal selection<p>Chronic underachieving here maybe, since I’ve only managed to find 163 albums I liked …

Review: Morrissey, Alt-Rock's Greatest Stand-Up, Still Has It on Album Number 11

Our take on on the veteran songwriter's 'Low in High School'<p>Quiz: Morrissey's endless, withering disdain for cultural hypocrisy might get wearisome …

Noel Gallagher doesn’t understand how Taylor Swift is successful but says she “could’ve made her way in Oasis”

"I don’t know anyone in my life who's a fan," Noel says of Swift<p>Noel Gallagher has shared his thoughts about Taylor Swift.<p><b>Buy Oasis merch</b><p>While his …

Big albums to get excited about in 2018

Get ready for a massive 12 months in music<p>Arctic Monkeys are set to release their sixth album in 2018 Credit: CBS via Getty Images<p>As Christmas …

Genesis Lie Down With The Lamb

The album that’s seen by many fans of the classic 1970s <b>Genesis</b> line-up as their finest hour — or hour and a half, to be precise. <i>The Lamb Lies Down On</i> …

To This Day

reDiscover Robert Palmer’s ‘Pressure Drop’

In November 1975, <b>Robert Palmer</b> was a 26-year-old with an increasingly sophisticated taste for blue-eyed soul infused with the best international …

The Full Story Behind R.E.M.’s ‘Fables Of The Reconstruction’

It may be a cliché to suggest that the world’s greatest rock bands need to traverse their “difficult third album”, yet over the years that’s a tag …

Universal Music

Rolling Stones Stick Their Pen In Their Heart

In late 1973, a six-week run through Europe in September and October saw <b>the Rolling Stones</b> play 32 shows, often with two on the same day. Less than a …

Universal Music

Tears For Fears ‘Rule’ America During Second British Invasion

For anyone who remembered the British invasion of the American charts of 1964, the Billboard bestsellers of 21 years later would have had distinct …

Universal Music

Massive Attack Make No. 1 With ‘Mezzanine’

Rolling Stone called it “a splendidly mercurial record, packed with amazing sounds and mesmeric grooves.” Q magazine heard “piano-dappled …

Universal Music

Inside Jack White's New Vinyl-Pressing Paradise

How Third Man Pressing is perfecting the art of the LP in Detroit<p>There was never a plan for a vinyl record pressing plant.<p>But in 2015, when Jack …

Jimi Hendrix

George Harrison: Album By Album

There are many misconceptions surrounding <b>George Harrison</b>, both as a solo artist and a <b>Beatle</b>. One is that he was only allowed to contribute one of his …

George Harrison

George Michael ‘left three unreleased albums in his vaults’

Wham!'s Andrew Ridgeley says releasing a previously unreleased track in the late singer's honour would not be appropriate.<p>George Michael reportedly …

George Michael

50 best love songs of the 1980s

<b>We all love a good love song. Here are 50 of the best from the Eighties.</b><p><b>Champaign - How ’Bout Us (1981)</b> <br>A ballad that seemed to set the template for ’80s love songs: gently throbbing bass, boy-girl dialogue, critical sax solo. <b><br>Killer line:</b> "Some people are made for each other/Some people can love …

George Michael

My Favourite Albums Of 2016

It’s a Top 164 this year… Now with links to reviews and music for every artist<p>Hopefully, by now, you’ll be well acquainted with our end of year …

Acquainted

11 shitty musical trends and events from 2016, the most heinous year in recent history

It's been a bit of a rum do, all told.<p>Farewell, 2016, you sick bastard. We are, collectively, not so much giving you the cold shoulder as breaking …

Red Hot Chili Peppers

‘The Life Aquatic’ actor and musician Seu Jorge to play Bowie tribute show

Seu Jorge will bring his 'The Life Aquatic: A Tribute to David Bowie show' to the UK next year.<p><i>The Life Aquatic</i> actor and musician Seu Jorge is set …

David Bowie

reDiscover The Band’s ‘The Band’

If The Band single-handedly created Americana with their debut album, on their self-titled sophomore effort they honed everything that made <b>Music From</b> …

Universal Music