True to their namesake, Happyness are purveyors of sun-dappled indie nuggets - yet underneath their youthful optimism lurks a melancholic introspection. Get to know their indie shuffle...

Featured Artist: JAWS

Birmingham indie band JAWS have won over music lovers with their EPs and sets at the likes of SXSW and Bestival. They recently won the first Momentum Deezer Award.

Review: The Smiths

M reviews a collection of rare and unseen photographs of iconic 80s guitar act The Smiths compiled by former NME photographer Lawrence Watson.

RIP Mick Farren

Mick Farren, former NME journalist, singer and activist, has died aged 69 after collapsing on stage on Saturday (27 July).