indie rock

Essays

Bon Iver's 'i,i' Is Justin Vernon at His Most Alive

The ambitious fourth LP from the Wisconsin artist's band is the thrilling culmination of his career so far.
Josh Terry
8.12.19
News

'Stranger Things' Actor Joe Keery's New Song Is Even Better Than His Hair

Listen to the first single from the actor best known as Steve Harrington's new project, Djo.
Josh Terry
7.25.19
Music

Whoa, The National Are Back Already

A new album called 'I Am Easy to Find' and a short film are out May 17. The band also shared a single and a trailer for the Mike Mills-directed visual that stars Alicia Vikander.
Josh Terry
3.5.19
Noisey News

Mac Demarco’s New Album ‘Here Comes The Cowboy’ Was Not Inspired By Mitski

The LA-based songwriter’s lead single is also called “Nobody” but apparently he has yet to listen to her 2018 acclaimed album ‘Be The Cowboy.’
Josh Terry
3.5.19
Music

We Are So Lucky That Vampire Weekend Are Back

The New York band is and always has been very good. Period.
Sarah MacDonald
2.3.19
Premieres

We Should All Be More Like Thelma Plum

The Gamilaraay singer-songwriter is leaving behind the bullshit on "Not Angry Anymore", her sparkling new single, premiering on Noisey today.
Shaad D’Souza
1.31.19
Remembering Things

WHY? Look Back on 10 Years of ‘Alopecia,’ Their Beloved Accident

Four days on tour with Yoni Wolf and co., reflecting on the boundary pushing art-rap-rock(?) record that made them stars of a certain scene.
Will Schube
1.24.19
Noisey News

This Vampire Weekend Teaser Is Pretty Bonkers

Two hours of guitar loops promise two new tracks from the band’s fourth album, which has the initials “FOTB” and is out this spring.
Josh Terry
1.22.19
Noisey Acoustics

Soccer Mommy's Stripped Down "Still Clean" Is Even More of a Gut Punch

The Nashville songwriter and her guitar are the only things you need to hear today.
Noisey Staff
12.13.18
Way Out West

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

At Margaret Court Arena 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
we saw this

How Mexican Summer Spent Ten Years Changing Indie Rock

Ariel Pink: "Tell them Ariel Pink said to say Ariel said this was the tenth anniversary."
Dale Eisinger
11.28.18
Interviews

An Interview with Speedy Ortiz's Sadie Dupuis About Her New Book of Poetry

Like Speedy Ortiz? Well then friend, 'Mouthguard' is for you. Plus, check the new video for "I'm Blessed."
Annalise Domenighini
11.28.18
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