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Rank Your Records

Brandi Carlile Ranks Her Five Albums

The singer talks about the records that led her to ‘By the Way, I Forgive You,’ as well as same-sex parenting, missing out on the grunge movement, and working with Rick Rubin.
Dan Ozzi
4 hours ago
Interviews

Kurt Vile Is All Greased Up

The Philadelphia musician speaks on his new album ‘Bottle It In,’ meeting Neil Young, computers, Donald Trump’s bullshit, staring age 40 down, a mental breakdown, and whatever the hell his future holds.
Eric Sundermann
a day ago
The Noisey Personality Test

ScHoolboy Q Is Not Here for the Bullshitters and Opportunists

Welcome to the Noisey Personality Test, where we ask established artists questions that start nowhere near 'so, tell me about the album…'
Tshepo Mokoena
9.14.18
rave

Meet the Punk-Turned-Techno-Activist Revolutionising Copenhagen’s Rave Scene

No racism, sexism, homophobia, or transphobia: Nikolaj Jakosen's punk rock ethos informed the underlying philosophy of the rave collective Fast Forward.
Theis Duelund
9.13.18
Interviews

The Dirty Nil’s ‘Master Volume’ Is the Album Rock ‘n’ Roll Deserves

For their sophomore effort, the Ontario trio made a powerful offering to the guitar gods. Crank the volume to 11 and listen to the whole thing early.
Dan Ozzi
9.13.18
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting into Steve Albini, Studio Whiz and Noise-Rock Freak

Between his catalogues by Big Black, Shellac, and Rapeman, to his work behind the boards for everyone from Nirvana to Cloud Nothings, the iconoclast has created one of the most impressive bodies of work in modern music.
David Anthony
9.10.18
Interviews

The (Final?) Miracle of Spiritualized

Jason Pierce talks about the struggle behind the space rock band's new (and potentially last) album 'And Nothing Hurt,' and what he hopes for in the future.
Eric Sundermann
9.7.18
Rank Your Records

Mudhoney's Steve Turner Ranks the Band's Ten Albums

The Seattle icons are celebrating their 30th year with the release of their 11th album, 'Digital Garbage.' Guitarist Steve Turner looks back on the band's catalog so far.
Cam Lindsay
9.7.18
Rank Your Records

White Denim's Steve Terebecki Plays Favourites with the Band's Six Albums

Ahead of the release of the Austin psych-rockers' seventh LP, 'Performance,' the bassist/vocalist looks back on their discography.
Bonnie Stiernberg
8.31.18
Features

The World Needs Troye Sivan's Queer Love Songs

The 23-year-old Australian makes universal pop that looks queer listeners directly in the eye. With his second album 'Bloom', Sivan is ready to step into a new realm of pop stardom.
Shaad D’Souza
8.31.18
Interviews

The Truth About Devo, America's Most Misunderstood Band

More than 40 years ago, David Bowie called Devo "the band of the future." He may not have realised just how bleak that future would be – and how right Devo would be about it.
Andrea Domanick
8.30.18
blind spots

Ryley Walker Listens to Leonard Cohen for the First Time: "Fuck This Guy"

Leonard Cohen is one of the most-loved songwriters and his 1971 third album is a fan and critic favourite. We played it for Ryley Walker.
Josh Terry
8.30.18