Music

Op-Eds

Netflix’s ’Sex Education’ Balances Story and Soundtrack Beautifully

Stop providing outdated print-outs on ‘sexual intercourse’. Schools should screen the well-curated and educational Netflix show instead.
Ryan Bassil
2.14.19
Internet Exploring

Jill Scott Is Trying To Dismantle 'No Nut November'

During a live performance, the neo-soul and self-love queen put on a grand showcase of her divine talents on the mic. Yes, we mean that sexually.
Jabbari Weekes
11.13.18
Music

Alien Weaponry Are Helping To Usher In A New Era of NZ Protest Music

The teen metallers take aim at John Key and sample the infamous Don Brash interview in their new video.
Hussein Moses
7.19.18
Essays

How Music Communities Can Survive Their Leaders' Alleged Misconduct

Directors at Toronto's Wavelength concert series and Ottawa's Arboretum Music Festival have recently resigned, leading to questions about how these scenes can move forward.
Jill Krajewski
7.11.18
Unnecessarily Exhaustive Guides

We Reviewed All 43 Eurovision Songs

From Dutch outlaw country to Albanian hard rock to whatever Moldova are doing, here's an exhaustive guide to everything you'll hear from Lisbon this week.
Alex Robert Ross
5.10.18
we saw this

We Sent Our Most Online Employees to See Lil Skies

Is what the kids are feeling familiar or are we well and truly fucked by society?
Annalise Domenighini
Trey Smith
3.28.18
Book Report

There Actually Is a Way to Balance Feminism and Problematic Faves

The essays in book 'Under My Thumb' explore that fine, often awkward line between personal politics and female fandom.
Lauren O'Neill
3.7.18
Objectively Correct Lists

69 Songs, Ranked

Finally, a comprehensive ranking of 69 of the songs.
Noisey Staff
2.14.18
Laneway Festival

Some People Make Music, Moses Sumney Makes Art

With just a single album to his same, the Californian brought the Opera House to its feet.
Maddison Connaughton
2.9.18
Bud Garage

Baro, Guttermouth, The Stiffys: Looking Back on Bud’s Summer of Music

The Bud Garage gig series has wrapped. Here are some highlights.
Noisey Staff
2.7.18
Bud Garage

Bondi Junction’s Jam Gallery is Putting on a Bunch of Free Shows

Throughout December.
Hannah Ballantyne
12.3.17
Music

Pay-Per-Beat: Inside the Underground Market Shaping Soundcloud Rap

As beat leasing becomes a common practice, artists gain independence, but what is lost?
Andrea Domanick
11.8.17
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