2016

Noisey 2016

2016 Was a Great Year for Rock That Made It Feel Like the 70s Again

Bands like Weyes Blood, Drugdealer, and The Lemon Twigs made albums that mined the past without pandering to nostalgia.
Cameron Cook
12.30.16
Essays

The Music Industry Did a Shit Job at Dealing with Sexual Assault This Year

What Kesha's situation has taught us and what we can anticipate in the age of Trump.
Sarah MacDonald
12.29.16
Objectively Correct Lists

Ten Iconic Remixes of Smash Mouth’s “All Star”, the Most Important Song of 2016

“My world's on fire, how about yours?”
Emma Garland
12.22.16
Essays

What Does It Mean to Escape into Music?

When fighting doesn’t feel like an option, can music be a medicine through distraction?
Phil Witmer
12.22.16
Holy Shit

Post Malone Parrots JFK Assassination Conspiracy, Says He’d Play Trump’s Inauguration, Sounds Like Dingus

In an interview on The Breakfast Club, he also admitted that he didn't vote because the Electoral College just does what it wants.
Alex Robert Ross
12.21.16
Internet Exploring

Justin Bieber Has Officially Entered His Liam Gallagher Phase

This is 2016's dark heart.
Phil Witmer
12.20.16
Noisey 2016

113 Objectively Good Things That Happened in 2016

Good things in an otherwise trash year.
Noisey Staff
12.16.16
Noisey 2016

The 100 Best Songs of 2016

The Noisey staff’s picks for this year’s greatest tracks.
Noisey Staff
12.15.16
Noisey 2016

The 100 Best Albums of 2016

The Noisey staff's favorite releases of the year.
Noisey Staff
12.7.16
Essays

Rihanna's "Work" Is the Love Song That Saved Me in 2016

After a break-up, this drink-spilling banger motivated me to work, work, work, work, work—at life and on myself.
Lauren O'Neill
12.2.16
Noisey News

Drake Is Officially Music's Sinister Robot Overlord

He received 4.7 billion Spotify streams this year, and to be honest we need to be more vigilant.
Lauren O'Neill
12.1.16
Longreads Or Whatever

Noisey Reads: Catch Up on Some of Our Favorite Stories of 2016

All the stories you might've missed this year.
Noisey Staff
11.24.16
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