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NME Festival blog: Slaves have curated their own festival line-up for Wheels And Fins 2019, so we talked to their mates, Lady Bird

Check out the full bill along with our exclusive interview with Lady Bird below Slaves have curated the line-up for the main stage on the Saturday of this year’s Wheels And Fins festival. Check it out below, along with our interview with the specially hand-picked band Lady Bird. Headlined by the punk duo themselves, the […]

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NME Festival blog: Jade Bird on cowboys, cancel culture and playing All Points East festival

“I’m deleting Ryan Adams from my music library” We’re massive Jade Bird fans at NME, so we’re excited that she’s playing All Points East festival in London next week, and that she played an intimate five-song acoustic set at the site’s JägerHaus stage last night. Even better, the Americana-influenced musician is working on an EP […]

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NME Festival blog: A ‘Bird Box’ book sequel is coming in 2019

The Netflix adaptation of Josh Malerman’s 2014 novel was a smash hit back in December The author of Bird Box has confirmed that a sequel to the original book will be published in October. Josh Malerman’s 2014 post-apocalyptic novel was adapted by Netflix for a feature-length film which starred the likes of Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes […]

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NME Festival blog: Netflix releases huge streaming figures for ‘Bird Box’ and ‘You’

Impressive… Netflix has revealed the viewing figures for Bird Box and You – and it’s a staggering reflection of how we’ve all been talking about them. You, which stars Penn Badgley as homicidal antihero Joe Goldberg, is reportedly on course to be viewed by a huge 40 million households in its first month of release. […]

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NME Festival blog: Netflix pleads with fans to stop ‘Bird Box’ challenge

Netflix has urged fans to stop taking taking part in the Bird Box challenge, after the horror movie inspired people to undertake everyday tasks while blindfolded. The popular thriller stars Sandra Bullock as a mother who tries to get her children to safety after an supernatural apocalypse occurs. However, the huge task is made even […]

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NME Festival blog: ‘Bird Box’ had the best first week of any Netflix original movie, ever

Millions of people watched across the world Netflix has revealed that Bird Box is their most streamed original movie during the film’s first week. Released on December 21, the apocalyptic thriller stars Sandra Bullock and Sarah Paulson as sisters Malorie and Jessica. It follows Bullock as she navigates the world after an ominous unseen presence […]

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