Interviews

Music Videos Have Revolutionized Our Views on Sex and Gender

Ryann Donnelly’s first book ‘Justify My Love: Sex, Subversion and Music Video’ is about sex in music videos, as inspired by her life as a musician. We spoke to her about it.
Hannah Ewens
3.13.19
we saw this

Patti Smith Is Still an Untouchable Icon

Even when she's covering U2, as she did at a London gig over the weekend.
Hannah Ewens
1.28.19
PROFILES

Bring Me the Horizon's Oli Sykes Doesn’t Care If You Love Him

From fronting a hated metalcore act to an adored stadium rock band, Sykes spoke to us about love/hate and the sixth Bring Me The Horizon album, 'amo.'
Hannah Ewens
1.16.19
Noisey Roundtable

Here's a Passionate “Thong Song” Roundtable for Sisqo's 40th Birthday

Pls everyone, let's gather round and discuss the world's most extra song about some pants.
Daisy Jones
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
Joel Golby
Hannah Ewens
11.9.18
Remembering Things

'Jennifer's Body' Is a Cult Classic That Captured Myspace-Emo in All Its Glory

Diablo Cody’s underrated film turns nine this week—we look back on how it juggled bisexuality, desire, and early 2000s mainstream emo.
Hannah Ewens
11.6.18
Remembering Things

Revisiting The Distillers’ Intense Punk Masterpiece 15 Years On

'Coral Fang' is one of the 2000s best albums: born from the rage and torment of one relationship ending, and the lust and fire of a new one.
Hannah Ewens
10.15.18
An Oral History

Hole’s 'Celebrity Skin' Was a Polished, Perfect Love-Hate Letter to LA

Drowning, disaster and transformation: revisiting Hole’s follow up to ‘Live Through This’ with the band and their fans 20 years on.
Hannah Ewens
9.4.18
First Dates

A First Date in a (Sort of) Boat with Paramore’s Zac Farro

I, a massive Paramore fan, got into a fake boat in a restaurant and drank cocktails with the drummer and man behind HALFNOISE.
Hannah Ewens
2.8.18
we saw this

The ‘Joanne’ Album Has Forever Changed Lady Gaga’s Live Show

As she kicks off her rescheduled European tour, it's clear that Gaga 1.0 is gone for good.
Hannah Ewens
1.23.18
first date

I Went On a Really Creepy First Date with Lynn Gunn from PVRIS

How’re haunted church ruins and a Victorian operating theatre for romance?
Hannah Ewens
12.12.17
Fandom Week

Quit Making Fun of Teen Girl Fans, They Probably Think You’re Lame

Here’s what fangirls think about you, you boring old bastards.
Hannah Ewens
9.28.17
Glastonbury 2017

Glastonbury’s LGBTQ+ Space Is Still Soaring After Ten Colourful Years

We spoke to the Block9 area's creators about a decade of running the festival's subversive, sweaty and inclusive installations.
Hannah Ewens
6.20.17
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