Niloufar Haidari

Noisey x NTS x YouTube Music presents Unearthed

slowthai's Music is Halfway Between Rap and Punk and So Are His Influences

We spoke to the 23-year-old up and comer about the music he's unearthed, in partnership with YouTube Music and alongside NTS Radio.
Niloufar Haidari
12.19.18
Essays

How Palestinians in Israel Use Music to Break Borders

Partying within a conservative culture isn't easy, let alone when movement is restricted. These groups are hoping to change that.
Niloufar Haidari
11.22.18
Important Questions Raised By...

I Got Rat Boy’s Teenage Fans to Give Me Style Tips

"I don’t know why your jumper is so fluffy. I’m not into it."
Niloufar Haidari
11.20.18
Interviews

Fatima is Hanging Onto Hope

On her second album, the electronic soul artist is optimistic about the future. We caught up with her in south London for a chat.
Niloufar Haidari
10.17.18
Interview

slowthai is Just Getting Started

The visceral British rapper kicks a boot to the face of convention with his unique blend of antagonistic punk, UK grime and the blues.
Niloufar Haidari
9.24.18
Noisey Guide To

slowthai’s Guide to Northampton

Wanna know where to get a kebab in the East Midlands town? Here you go.
Niloufar Haidari
5.15.18
PROFILES

Nilüfer Yanya’s Story is Only Just Beginning

Her voice will surprise you, her raw, romantic songs about love and loss will break your heart, and you better get ready to hear more.
Niloufar Haidari
3.12.18
ask an expert

We Asked a Lawyer If the "All The Stars" Video Violated an Artist's Copyright

Wait, so did Kendrick and SZA's 'Black Panther' soundtrack video take from artist Lina Iris Viktor? What's the law? Come get educated.
Niloufar Haidari
2.13.18
Noisey 2017

The Ting Goes Skrrrahh, Pap–Parody, and Into The Mainstream

How did two parody rap acts – Big Shaq and Kurupt FM – become two of this year’s most successful artists?
Niloufar Haidari
12.19.17
VICE UK Is 15

Investigating The Libertines Alley, a Piece of Dying Musical History

"Keryarggggghhhhhaveit!"
Niloufar Haidari
11.27.17
we saw this

Acid, Angels, Opera: An Ode to Two of Britain’s Greatest Artists

Mavericks Mica Levi and Dean Blunt came together for an opera that left our writer with more questions than answers.
Niloufar Haidari
11.13.17
Features

Iranian Musicians Deserve Better than the 'Raving Iran' Documentary

It's unclear whether the film is a wilful misinterpretation or an unfortunate misunderstanding, but either way its message is problematic.
Niloufar Haidari
11.6.17
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