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Clash Magazine issue 63 cover with Jamie XX

The latest issue of Clash Magazine hits the shops today (2nd June 2011) with Jamie XX on the cover as the quietest man of our bass culture gets noisy.

In the exclusive cover story, Jamie Smith runs the rule over the UK club scene and uncovers his darkest fears of The xx ahead of their second LP.

Read an excerpt from our cover story and interview with Jamie XX on HERE.

Also in the issue are interviews with Bon Iver, Robbie Robertson, My Morning Jacket, Battles, Graham Coxon, Holy Fuck and Dananananaykroyd, Emmylou Harris, Adam Ant and more. We also look at the legacy of Pink Floyd founder Syd Barrett and uncover ten things you never knew about Lou Reed.

There's also a new, free ten track Cross Section download album featuring Chilly Gonzales, Young Montana?, Ghostpoet, My Morning Jacket, Dark Dark Dark, Emmylou Harris, Fink, The Jezabels, Africa Hitech and Dananananaykroyd. Grab it HERE.

Throw in all the essential music, film, fashion and technology news and you're good to go for the next four weeks.

Access the digital version of this issue HERE and subscribe to Clash magazine HERE.

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