With our extensive Best of 2009 coverage
Issue 45 cover

Issue 45 of Clash Magazine is out now with a thorough look back at 2009.

As well as naming our Top 40 albums of the year, we also reveal our Top Newcomers, our Top 10 Dance and Top Woman and our Champs and Chumps of 2009. There's also a special year end themed Polls Apart and Dananananaykroyd look back at their year for 'Write On'.

You can read an in-depth feature on our Album of the Year, Animal Collective's 'Merriweather Post Pavilion', HERE.

We also talked to The Doggfather, Snoop Dogg, Suicide's Martin Rev on his new solo album, 'Stigmata', and Graham Massey on his new project, Sisters of Transistors.

Also in the issue are Broken Records, Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith, Dub Pistols, 2manydjs and all the usual top notch regulars including your essential fashion, film and album reviews.

We also have, in association with Fly53, a Very Best of 2009 covermount album featuring The Dead Weather, YACHT, Lusine, Fever Ray, Phoenix, Fuck Buttons and more. Read more, and listen to it, HERE.

Read more about the issue HERE.

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