Albums

Noisey 2018

The 100 Best Albums of 2018

The Noisey staff's favorite releases of the year.
Noisey Staff
12.5.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 11 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from Kurt Vile, Quavo, and Yowler top this week's list.
Noisey Staff
10.12.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 12 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from Lil Baby & Gunna, Cat Power, and Fucked Up top this week's list.
Noisey Staff
10.5.18
Rank Your Records

Ben Nichols Ranks Lucero’s Eight Albums

Ahead of the release of the Memphis band's new album, 'Among the Ghosts,' the frontman looked back on a 20-year career full of songs about women, work, and bad tattoos.
Dan Ozzi
8.2.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 5 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from David Byrne and Judas Priest top this week's list.
Eric Sundermann
Colin Joyce
Kim Kelly
Lawrence Burney
3.10.18
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Gogol Bordello's Search for a "Higher Self"

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews the Slavic punk troupe's 'Seekers and Finders,' plus new albums from Umphrey's McGee and Hard Working Americans.
Robert Christgau
9.22.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Movement and Polyrhythm in Africa: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean of American Rock Critics takes on records from Les Amazones d'Afrique, Oumou Sangaré, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, and Ibibio Sound Machine.
Robert Christgau
5.12.17
Objectively Correct Lists

A Complete Ranking of 15 One-Hit Wonder Albums from Worst to Best

Okay so which is better: Vanessa Carlton's debut or a whole album of Crazy Frog songs?
Daisy Jones
5.9.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Brad Paisley Is Anti-War, Anti-Hater, and at His Best

Robert Christgau takes on Paisley's 'Love and War' and new records from Angaleena Presley and Sarah Shook & The Disarmers.
Robert Christgau
4.28.17
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 8 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 4/15

Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN' obviously tops the list, with new projects from Playboi Carti and Rich Homie Quan also released this week.
Noisey Staff
4.15.17
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 11 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 4/8

The 'Resistance Radio' project and new albums from The New Pornographers and White Reaper top this week's list.
Noisey Staff
4.8.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The New Pornographers Soar and Conor Oberst Grows Up: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean of American Rock Critics takes on The New Pornographers' 'Whiteout Conditions' and Oberst's 'Salutations.'
Robert Christgau
4.7.17
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