Pete Shelley's Solo Career is Worth Shouting About as Much as The Buzzcocks
From club banger "Homosapien" to the doomy and disco-y “I Surrender”, his 80s electro output is long overdue a revaluation.
Tracking Music’s Embrace of Living Clean Over Living Fast
Musicians no longer seem to be ashamed of appearing to take care of their own health, and that's a good thing.
The Noisey Guide to
The Guide to Getting into David Byrne
Like all good artists, he examines how we look at the world and does so using a sound that regularly shifts from genre to genre.
The Noisey Guide to
The Guide to Getting Into Tom Waits
Whether he's sounding tired and emotional or like a mutated Salvation Army band, the marvellously spiky Mr Waits has something for everyone.
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Annie Clark Is the Best Pop Star We Have
Her 'Masseduction' tour displays that in full via her smart, funny, visionary perspective.
How to Have a Number 1 Single, According to These Really Specific Rules
We applied tips from band The KLF's infamous 1988 book to see if they still stand today.
Benjamin Clementine: A Rolling Stone Gathering Moss
Two years after the Mercury win and with plenty on his mind, the 28 year-old is far from lacking in fresh ideas with new album 'I Tell A Fly'
Noisey Guide To
The Guide to Getting Into David Bowie
You may only know colossal, deceased star Bowie—but he was about more than the Nile Rodgers years. Here's where to start.
The Noisey Guide To Music and Mental Health
How Being a Music Journalist Made Me Wind Up in a Psychiatric Hospital
I was a living cliche: a failed musician who then spends his time criticizing other musicians.
Punk Was Rubbish and It Didn’t Change Anything: An Investigation
It might have got record companies to finally wake up to a few grotty upstarts doing it for themselves, but the nothing in the real world changed.
How Meeting Lemmy Helped Save My Life
I met Lemmy a week after coming out of a psychiatric ward and separating the myth from the man helped me become sober.
Benjamin Clementine Was Homeless on the Streets of Paris, Now He Sells Out its Biggest Venues
He's been praised by Paul McCartney and booked by Björk, but how is the former busker coping with fame?