NME Asia goes live from Singapore after BandLab acquisition
The print edition of NME shut down in 2018, 66 years after its launch as New Musical Express. However, the NME brand has continued online, and in 2019 it was acquired by Singapore-based music/tech company BandLab Technologies....
August 19, 2020
BandLab buys British music-media brands NME and Uncut
TI Media (formerly magazine publisher Time, Inc’s UK subsidiary) is selling two of its key music properties to BandLab Technologies, the company behind the BandLab music-creation app. NME and Uncut are the brands in question:...
May 20, 2019
Metallica have music videos for every song on new album
Metallica’s new album is out today, and the band are making a big push for ‘Hardwired… To Self Destruct’ on pretty much every digital platform. Including Napster: a neat publicity stunt this week saw the band finally...
November 21, 2016
British music magazine NME goes free, and lifestyle
The circulation of veteran British music weekly magazine the NME has been falling steadily in recent years to its current nadir of 15,000. Its publisher Time Inc. is now throwing a hail-mary pass: making the magazine free,...
July 7, 2015
Johnny Marr joins the chorus of Spotify criticism
We’re yet to find out what Morrissey thinks of Spotify, but his former Smiths bandmate Johnny Marr has come out as an opponent of the streaming music service.
December 19, 2013
Shuffler.fm launches Shuffler TV video aggregation site
Dutch site Shuffler.fm has been aggregating music blog posts and turning them into streaming radio stations for some time. Now it's expanding into video.
April 17, 2013
NME launches NME Video app for iPhone
British music magazine NME has launched a new iPhone app focusing specifically on videos.
August 8, 2012
Music Ally Report: Apps Entertainment
Our lead looks at the apps that are trying to shake up what an album is... In our feature NME.com editor Luke Lewis explains how social media is proving a powerful driver for sharing music content... Our country focus is...
July 19, 2012
Interview: NME.com editor Luke Lewis talks Spotify, social media and music discovery
Music magazine NME turns 60 this year and NME.com has just turned 15, attracting 300,000 readers a day. Luke Lewis has been editor of the site for the past 18 months and has overseen its iOS and Spotify apps. Here he explains...
July 19, 2012
New partners for Spotify: NME and Duran Duran
The latest Spotify app comes from British music magazine NME, which went live yesterday.
July 6, 2012
NME launches its personalisable news app for iPhone
UK music magazine and website the NME has launched its official iPhone app, charging
August 19, 2010