It’s late 2000, and Melody Maker is on tour with Eminem and Limp Bizkit.
Two Welsh rock stars were in the news this week, with James Dean Bradfield stopping an assault on old man, while Kelly Jones solo tour was given a “cautious welcome” by fans giving their opinions to Melody Maker.
Ash have announced that everyone will love their upcoming new album.
Suede were in Iceland to perform at a festival, a trip described as “farcical”.
There are four pages dedicated to Eminem and Limp Bizkit, with Melody Maker giving it to Limp Bizkit, slightly, for the best act.
Ten years after their first release, Alex and Graham from Blur look back at the band’s ten finest moments.
In reviews, Melody Maker visits Muse, The Bluetones, Coldplay and Idlewild in concert.