uk

Essays

James Blake Just Made a Gorgeous Album About Being Happy in Love

His overwhelmingly optimistic fourth album ‘Assume Form’ finds the UK singer-producer coming to terms with life after stability.
Josh Terry
1.21.19
RIP

Rest In Peace SCUZZ, the Best Rock TV Channel Ever

You (and the fact that you played "Sorry You're Not a Winner" by Enter Shikari in 2018) will be greatly missed.
Noisey UK Staff
11.16.18
Essays

How British Guitar Music Caught Up With The World

It took a long time to get over itself, but now British guitar music feels like it’s standing on its own feet.
Ryan Bassil
10.5.18
New music

Elevate Yourself with Two Uplifting New Spiritualized Songs

"A Perfect Miracle" and "I'm Your Man" herald the arrival of the UK band's new album 'And Nothing Hurt,' out this summer.
Phil Witmer
6.12.18
Interviews

Skengdo & AM Are the UK Drillers at the Top of Their Game

Today, on the release of their latest video "What A Feeling", we chart their rise to prominence – one which saw them beat Stormzy and Jay Z in the iTunes chart.
Ciaran Thapar
6.12.18
Noisey Raps

Noisey Raps: Who the Fxck is scarlxrd?

His breakthrough video for "HEART ATTACK" has 27 million views, but until now, no one really knew who he was.
Noisey UK Staff
5.6.18
Premieres

Ryan Hemsworth's New Video Is a Surprisingly Sunny Afrobeats Ballad

Warm yourself up with Hemsworth and London’s NewAgeMuzik “Four Seasons” visual.
Kristin Corry
3.7.18
Internet Exploring

We Made American YouTubers Say Why They’re So Into Reacting to Grime

Related: why do helpful Brits in the comments care so much too?
Matt Suckley
9.24.17
Noisey News

The Sisters of Mercy Are Reissuing Their 1992 Album “Some Girls Wander By Mistake”

It's time to get your gloom on again.
Noisey Staff
7.14.17
Op-Eds

#MoreLife, More Americans Have to Wake Up to a Rap Culture That's Not Just Theirs

The continued refusal to understand British rap culture is as ignorant as the initial criticism of American rap being an inferior form of music.
Ryan Bassil
3.20.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here Are the Spice Girls Educating an Ill-Advised Human Being on Why Blackface is Wrong

Crazy to think we've only become more stupid since this.
Sarah MacDonald
3.9.17
Op-Ed

Stormzy Has Cemented His Position as the New King of Grime

On his debut album 'Gang Signs & Prayer', the MC is reclining comfortably between mainstream success and underground credibility.
Dan Hancox
2.26.17
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