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Op-Eds

Everything Is Recorded Capture the Pure Essence of Collaboration

XL label boss Richard Russell’s project—featuring Sampha, Ibeyi, Wiki and more—holds the key to something deeper than music.
Ryan Bassil
7.31.18
Holy Shit

Uh, Here’s a Video of King Krule Performing 'Live on the Moon'

Yes, that's right. King Krule played some songs from outer space. Sorta.
Ryan Bassil
3.8.18
Ryan Bassil's Fantastical Emporium of Music as Magic (and sometimes shit)

"All You Want Is Nikes, But the Real Ones"

Frank Ocean's live performance captures the honest intimacy of his work. It's just up to the crowd to decide if they want to experience it as intended.
Ryan Bassil
7.18.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Solange Performed on Fallon Last Night and It Was Like Looking At the Stars

If you needed proof that there's something bigger than us all, Solange is it.
Lauren O'Neill
12.16.16
Noisey News

Watch a Trailer for Tyler, The Creator’s 'Cherry Bomb: The Documentary'

The clip features Kanye West, Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky, and more
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Lauren O'Neill
11.14.16
Holy Shit

You’re Welcome, America: Beyoncé and The Dixie Chicks Made a New Version of "Daddy Lessons"

Queen Bey performed at last night's Country Music Awards with The Dixie Chicks, and you can download a studio version of the collaboration for free.
Lauren O'Neill
11.3.16
Noisey News

Watch Bon Iver Perform Their New Track “8 (Circle)” on Jimmy Fallon

Watch it and weep wet, salty tears of joy.
Noisey Staff
9.15.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

This Blood Orange Performance of “Augustine” and “Thank You” Is All Types of Beautiful

The artist paid tribute to victims of police brutality and oppression on US show ‘Conan’ last night.
Daisy Jones
8.24.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

A$AP Ferg Takes 'Seth Meyers' to a "New Level" in His Latest Performance

Fergenstein gets the 'Always Strive and Prosper' cut to pop off even more live.
John Hill
6.23.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch James Blake Perform "Radio Silence" on Jools Holland, and Find Your Inner Zen

Maybe we need to start heralding him as one of those "best of a generation" types, because this is pretty damn beautiful.
Joe Zadeh
6.1.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

You Guys, Kano Has Mashed Up David Bowie's "Changes"

Kano performed his track "Strangers" on BBC Radio 1Xtra with some "ch-ch-changes."
Noisey Staff
4.20.16
The Brit Awards 2016

Justin Bieber (and a Man in a Hat) Turned the Brit Awards into a Temporary Cookout Last Night

A performance replete with fire, questionable beach wear, and the obligatory dude with an acoustic guitar (James Bay).
Noisey Staff
2.25.16
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