Issue 41 / September 2009

Featured in this issue…

Beastie Boys The Ultimate (Weird) Interview!

Being in the company of Mike D, MCA and Ad-Rock is always an experience, but when Clash met up with the hip-hop superstars in London, time was spent discussing turtle semen, ginseng, hot sauce and drag queens. Go figure!

Happy Birthday Warp 20 years of electronic pioneering

Part one of Clash’s twentieth anniversary celebrations. We dig into our archives for classic Aphex Twin and Boards Of Canada, plus a new chat with Chris Clark.

Arctic Monkeys Exclusive interview

The Arctics get psychedelic on third album

Wild Beasts Depraved, debauched...and dazzling

Exploring the inspiration of bodily pleasures

The Mars Volta Testing the edge of reason

The obsession of expression

Michael Jackson Why we'll miss him...and why we won't

A look back at the extraordinary contributions of Jacko

Simian Mobile Disco The production duo look beyond the dancefloor

James and Jas talk 'Temporary Pleasure'

Album Spotlight

The Stooges 'The Stooges'

If Led Zeppelin’s debut album of the same year laid the musical blueprint for the first half of the ’70s, The Stooges forged another template for the decade’s latter years.

Personality Clash

Gang of Four Vs Lovvers

The meaning of Punk, homemade PA systems and the Karate Kid...

  • Write On Jon McClure praises British MCs
  • Rock and Rules A lesson in life from Black Sabath's Bill Ward
  • Royal Academy Reviews Michael Jackson is musically dissected
  • Private Passions Lethal Bizzle gets fast and furious
  • Stalker Twelve things you never knew about P Diddy
  • Polls Apart The best and worst songs about holidays
Album Reviews
  • Arctic Monkeys
  • The Stone Roses
  • Mos Def
  • mum
  • Jay Reatard
  • Luke Vibert
  • Wild Beasts
  • Soulsavers
  • Juice Aleem
  • Simian Mobile Disco
  • Cougar
  • Yacht

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