End of Year

Ten Most Underrated UK Projects of 2018

Bookmark this page for a proper list of all the EPs, mixtapes and albums that deserve a second wave of attention.
Daisy Jones
Ryan Bassil
Important Questions Raised By...

We Asked Hayley Kiyoko Fans About Their First Major Crushes

"She was just, like, so mysterious and arty, and she wanted to take my picture.”
Rosie Hewitson

Viagra Boys Might Genuinely Get You Back Into Post Punk

The Stockholm six-piece are signed to the same label as Yung Lean and Bladee, but they sound more like The Stooges.
Daisy Jones

Meet Col3trane, London's Globe-Trotting R&B Upstart

The 19-year-old makes music in the vein of How to Dress Well and Frank Ocean, and premieres the video for "Tyler" from his project 'BOOT.'
Will Schube
Important Questions Raised By...

We Asked Halsey Fans About Their All-Time Favourite Emo Albums

“Sorry but emo is dead – we’re all Instagram whores now.”
Annie Lord
Noisey Hitlist

A2, Suspect, Octavian and Yxng Bane All Feature on New Banger “Flair”

Better grab yourself a hard hat for Sus’ chorus – we're premiering the video for the new collab below.
Ryan Bassil

Remembering Cult UK Club Night ChockABlock

Skepta in a Queen’s guard suit and bowler hat? Go on then!
Noisey UK Staff
Obsessive Tendencies

A Love Letter to Dalston Superstore, One of London’s Last Great Queer Clubs

The east end club, cafe and gallery space remains a central hub of the area – let's celebrate while we've still got it.
Daisy Jones
Important Questions Raised By...

British Kids Tell Us Why They’re So Obsessed with Brockhampton

“They’re literally like 'I am gay, I am black – whatever.' We’re bored of boy bands with clean cut white boys.”
Annie Lord
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

RAY BLK’s New Video For “Run Run” is a Hard-Hitting Meditation on Knife Crime

Knife crime rose by more than a fifth in the UK last year, with a third of offences taking place in London.
Noisey UK Staff

Art & Soul Of The Party: How Artwork Became The UK's Most Beloved DJ

A few days before his Art's House festival, we meet up in a London charity shop to speak about his story and buy some kitsch tat.
Matthew Francey
music videos

Drake Releases a Perfectly Fine Video for "Nonstop," Which Is Fine

Shot in London at the start of the month, it gives Drake an opportunity to consume tea.
Alex Robert Ross