Ariana Grande has cryptically teased that she’s teaming up with Starbucks. The singer, with her name appropriately sounding like an exotic coffee, posted a series of coffee related emojis on Twitter and teased further news on March 5. Starbucks then responded by tweeting a near-identical response, which Grande proceeded to retweet. While neither party refused […]
It looks like a new Mac DeMarco album is coming very soon, with posters and listings appearing for ‘Here Comes The Cowboy’. Fans on Reddit grew excited when one user shared a photo after spotting a poster for the follow-up to 2017’s ‘This Old Dog‘ – showing the album’s simple smiley face artwork along with […]
Even more than Rotten, Syd, Iggy and Joey, Keith Flint encapsulated raw punk, argues NME columnist Mark Beaumont
When anyone tells you that punk’s not dead, they usually make you wish it was. They’re generally wearing a sleeveless Sham 69 denim jacket they haven’t washed since Rat Scabies gobbed on it at the 100 Club, have a Mohican that’s undergone more structural work than Crossrail to keep it aloft in the face of […]
This year has not been short of shocking music documentaries. Surviving R Kelly, an undercover expose of the R&B star’s alleged abuse of young women resulted in an almighty fallout, as well as possible criminal proceedings. Meanwhile, the competing Fyre Festival documentaries which chronicled the chaotic downfall of the infamous luxury music festival was a […]
In March 1996, NME’s Johnny Cigarettes joined The Prodigy on the set of the video for ‘Firestarter’, their first Number One single, and the one that planted Keith Flint in the public consciousness.
Here, we present the full NME cover feature, complete and unedited, exactly as was printed. Please be aware that sensitivities may have changed since publication
The Prodigy, those Beztastic cartoon ravers with the bonkers tune and child-scaring hairdos, are mutating! Yup, they are evolving, gulp, into a scary fire-snorting funky ROCK! animal, replete with vibes, attitood and horns. They’ve even let mad Keith sing, well, sort of, on new single ‘Firestarter’. Johnny Cigarettes stumbles into their lair to find out […]