Fatima is Hanging Onto Hope

On her second album, the electronic soul artist is optimistic about the future. We caught up with her in south London for a chat.
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The Secret Instagram Account Selling Black Metal–Inspired Biryani

Singaporeans queue around the block to try chef Ahmad Zahid’s “biryani of doom,” which he advertises on a private Instagram and sells in limited drops.
Nisa Kreems

Presenting Week on Week: The VICE India Mixtape

A song for each day of the week, throwing in a mix of new releases and some #throwbacks. Everything from homegrown hip-hop to Bollywood (uh-no?) to K-pop—we gotchu.
Naman Saraiya

Simon Raymonde's Secret to Happiness Is to Let Go of Grudges and Listen to Music

The former Cocteau Twins member stopped thinking about the band's reunion years ago, and now spends his time discovering new bands all over the world with his label Bella Union.
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Noisey Guide To

Queen Proved That Anyone Could Be a Rockstar if They Believed

A guide to getting into one of the most unique bands the world has ever seen.
Bonnie Stiernberg
New music

Tentenko Is Japanese Pop Music's Greatest Weirdo

The ex-idol's first solo release outside of Japan, which you can listen to right now, is catchy, blissful, and brilliantly inventive.
Alex Robert Ross
New music

St. Vincent Will Mercifully Release an LP Called 'MassEducation' This Month

The stripped-back "reimagining" of last year's Jack Antonoff-produced 'Masseduction' is out on October 12. Its first single, a new version of "Savior," is out now.
Alex Robert Ross
The Noisey Guide to

It’s Never Too Late to Become a Misfits Fan, but It'll Cost You

A handy guide on how to get into one of the most iconic bands in punk history.
Dan Ozzi
Internet Exploring

Talking to the People Who Promote Their Soundcloud With Viral Tweets

You've seen the replies – "Wow, this blew up lol. Well since y’all here *check out my music*" – but just how effective is this form of marketing?
Alex Ekong

Spotify Is Using DNA Tests to Curate Playlists, Which Is Pretty Creepy

The streaming service is partnering up with Ancestry to create custom playlists based on your lineage.
Kristin Corry
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Yaeji’s “One More” is Another Sleek, Addictive House-Pop Track

The Korean-American producer Kathy Yaeji Lee is back with her first solo cut of 2018, a minimal, vocal-led track called "One More".
Shaad D’Souza

Hipsters Can't Ruin Hip-Hop Because Hipsters Don't Exist

"Hipsters" are a fictional construct, an army of imaginary scapegoats in trucker hats perched perilously on top of both a five-panel and a snapback.
Skinny Friedman