NME Festival blog: M.I.A. shares first look at poster and release date for ‘Matangi / Maya / M.I.A’ documentary

The film was premiered at Sundance Film Festival earlier this year M.I.A. has confirmed the release date of her MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A. documentary and shared the film’s poster. The film was premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year and has since been shown at several other film festivals.   MATANGI / MAYA […]

NME Festival blog: release date, trailer, cast, news and all the essential info

The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling are ready for season two. GLOW season 2 is on its way. Here’s everything you need to know. What’s the latest? Glow will return for another 10 episodes, and the release date has been revealed. Co-creators Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch are back. Executive producers Tara Herrmann and Jenji Kohan (Orange […]

NME Festival blog: Kanye West might release a version of ‘Lift Yourself’ with actual lyrics

Pusha T has claimed that a version of Kanye West‘s ‘Lift Yourself’ with actual lyrics exists. In April, West made headlines after releasing the divisive track, which includes the rapper scatting: “Poopy-di scoop / Scoop-diddy-whoop / Whoop-di-scoop-di-poop”. Pusha’s new album ‘Daytona’ was produced by West, with the track ‘What Would Meek Do?’ seeing Kanye open […]

NME Festival blog: These cryptic clues hint that Gorillaz may be about to release new material

A website for ‘The Now Now’ has appeared. It looks like Gorillaz may be about to drop new material, judging by a series of cryptic clues. Last year, the band’s Jamie Hewlett confirmed that new music would be released in 2018, and it seems like it’s coming soon. Posters appeared at All Points East festival […]

NME Festival blog: “I’m really sensitive” – Donald Glover avoided internet following release of Childish Gambino’s ‘This Is America’

Childish Gambino – aka Donald Glover – has said that he’s avoided the internet since the video for his new track ‘This Is America’ went viral. The track is the musician’s first new material since ‘Awaken My Love!’, which was released in 2016. Its political video is directed by Hiro Murai and shows Glover causing […]

NME Festival blog: The Spice Girls to release tell-all documentary inspired by Liam Gallagher

The Spice Girls have taken inspiration from Liam Gallagher and are set to release a tell-all documentary, it has been reported. According to The Sun, the ’90s group are prepping a new film that could premiere in 2019. Sources say that the band have been inspired by the buzz surrounding Liam Gallagher’s documentary, As It Was, […]

NME Festival blog: Release date, reviews and more

There’s probably never been a more perfect time for Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale to be turned into 10-hours of toe-curling television. Real-life parallels between Donald Trump’s America and the dystopian state of Gilead are rife – but the first season of The Handmaid’s Tale hints at a world far darker than this. As […]

NME Festival blog: Muse discuss release plans for their new album

Muse have confirmed that they’ll be playing just a handful of shows and hopefully releasing a new album later in 2018. Frontman Matt Bellamy and drummer Dom Howard shared a video detailing  the band’s plans for the year. With a short run of festival dates announced for the summer, it doesn’t look like many more are […]

NME Festival blog: ‘American Horror Story’ season 8 – theme, cast, release date and everything we know so far

Each year, American Horror Story is one of the most anticipated TV series around, with fans eager to find out what twisted madness the show’s creators will serve up next. Expect that to be no different with season eight, especially following Cult – a season rooted in the most realistic form of fear in the show’s history. Here’s […]

NME Festival blog: Jack White celebrates ‘Boarding House Reach’ release with intimate, last minute London pub show

Jack White played a tiny gig at a London pub this evening (March 28) to celebrate the release of new album ‘Boarding House Reach‘. His third solo album was released on Friday (March 23). In a five-star review, NME said: “Jack White has finally lost the plot – and he sounds totally brilliant. On his […]