Nostalgia

Noisey News

Jojo’s Re-Released Albums Are Making Us Nostalgic

The singer rerecorded her first two albums and it feels like the 2000s all over again.
Kristin Corry
12.21.18
Way Out West

Indie's Dead, But Bloc Party’s 'Silent Alarm' Tour Was Beautiful Anyway

At Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne on Tuesday, Bloc Party put on a stunner of a show (even if it exposed the faults in our former indie lifestyles).
Sam West
11.30.18
Important Questions Raised By...

The Stories Behind Homemade Mixtapes People Have Been Given

“If he knew me at all, he'd know I hate these bands.”
Daisy Jones
11.21.18
Essays

How Alice Glass and DVSN Continue to Evolve in the Face of Nostalgia

Red Bull Music Festival’s first stop in Toronto put a spotlight on the constant evolution of the R&B and electroclash artists' creative process.
Corinne Przybyslawski
11.6.18
Internet Exploring

Drake Once Again Has the Birthday That a Rich Teenage Boy Would Have

Drizzy had a gaudy ass 2000s-themed party and loved every minute of it.
Kristin Corry
10.25.18
Noisey Hitlist

Pizzagirl Makes Music That Sounds Like All Your Fave 80s Teen Movies

Today we’re premiering the Liverpudlian bedroom pop artist’s new track “Highschool.”
Daisy Jones
9.4.18
In Photos

Alison Mosshart Wrote a Sweet Letter to Go with These Photos of The Kills

She reflects on the duo's time together, and how they ended up playing a 15th-anniversary show in the California desert last year.
Alison Mosshart
4.3.18
New music

MØ’s "Nostalgia" Video Is Like a Biopic Squashed into Four Minutes

Or a post-holiday photo slideshow of her entire life, with added karaoke elements. It's great.
Tshepo Mokoena
3.29.18
Interviews

Gary Numan Wants to Declare War on Nostalgia

"All these comeback tours we're seeing from has-been 80s and 90s artists—it's ridiculous. It makes me want to take out a bazooka and destroy it all. I'll fight this until I'm 100 if I have to."
Albert Potiron
11.18.17
Features

I Still Don't Really Get What Happened at the VMAs

MTV’s 2017 show featured Miley Cyrus singing to children, a moving statement against racism from a descendent of Robert E. Lee, and Katy Perry telling jokes about Twitter. What.
Colin Joyce
8.28.17
Essays

The Killers' Best Song Is Actually the One with the Most Chill

"Mr. Brightside?" I don't know her.
Sarah MacDonald
7.11.17
Essays

How We Remember the 2000s Has Everything to Do With the Owl City Memes

At what point is the nostalgic love just ironic, and can it ever be truly genuine?
Phil Witmer
6.26.17
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