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Nostalgitrip
Nostalgitrip

Historien bag det ikoniske jazz-soundtrack til 'The Sims'

Sangene til spillets byggemode introducerede millioner af unge gamere for new-age jazz. Kunstnere bag kompositionerne prøvede bare at lave noget, der ikke var alt for forstyrrende for spillet.
Alex Robert Ross
3.15.18
De bedste ting nogensinde
De bedste ting nogensinde

Se Thundercats Tiny Desk-koncert, og mærk dit ansigt smelte blidt

Jazzklaver! Violin! BAS!
Phil Witmer
10.19.17
INTERVIEWS
INTERVIEWS

Meet the LA Lounge Legends Who've Played Nearly Every Night for 35 Years

Marty and Elayne have been immortalized in 'Swingers,' jammed with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and made a fan out of David Lynch.
Lina Lecaro
5.12.16
Australia
Australia

Remembering The Night Prince Played For Three Hours In a Small Melbourne Jazz Club

As the world mourns the death of the musical genius, we look back at the time Prince performed a special late night and intimate gig.
Noisey Staff
4.24.16
'Tis the Season
'Tis the Season

This 1960s TV Show Spin-off Record Is the Classic Christmas Album You've Never Heard

This is the story behind 'From David Frost and Billy Taylor, Merry Christmas,' a far more adventurous and spiritual album than a TV show spin-off had any right to be.
Daniel Montesinos-Donaghy
12.23.15
Interviews
Interviews

DJ Premier Discusses the Seven Jazz Albums Every Hip-Hop Head Needs to Know

Plus, listen to a new song from his PRhyme project, "Golden Era" featuring Joey Bada$$.
Natalie Weiner
12.10.15
Interviews
Interviews

Masego's Cooking in the Jazz Bando: Get Familiar with Trap House Jazz

"They were just like play some John Coltrane and get in the corner. But that’s just not how I work."
Tara Mahadevan
9.29.15
Longreads Or Whatever
Longreads Or Whatever

Way Out West: How Flying Lotus, Kamasi Washington, and Brainfeeder Are Bringing Jazz Back to the People

An LA electronic label is making jazz cool to people who don’t listen to jazz—an impossible dream for most jazz labels. How did we get here?
Natalie Weiner
7.30.15
Op-Eds
Op-Eds

"The Other Woman" Inside Nina Simone: Why the High Priestess of Soul Is Making a Comeback

A new documentary takes a masterful look at the complicated duality of the legendary singer.
Austin Bryant
6.25.15
Holy Shit
Holy Shit

Thundercat's New Psychedelic and Explorative Mini-LP is Out and Streaming in Full

'The Beyond/Where The Giants Roam' is a place you'll want to live in.
John Hill
6.22.15
we asked a smart person
we asked a smart person

Is Music a Language and Can It Teach Us How to Speak? We Asked a Neuroscientist

Turns out that jazz kid you hated on at school might have been onto something.
2.26.15
Premieres
Premieres

Celebrate 100 Years of Sun Ra and Crack Into His Massive Discography

Check out a video with members of the legendary Sun Ra Arkestra.
Noisey Staff
9.17.14