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Lorde's Cover Phil Collins's "In The Air Tonight" Has the Big Drums

When asked if she'd met Collins, Lorde responded: "I have not and I think I would just melt to a little pool. I think he would be like, ‘Oh no, there’s a little pool in front of me, not a person.'"
Alex Robert Ross
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Serpentwithfeet Performs a Haunting Beyonce Cover on Radio 1

The performance was part of Huw Stephens' 'Piano Sessions.'
Britt Julious
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Stormzy’s Cover of Kanye's “Ultralight Beam,” Holy Shit

Radio 1's Live Lounge is good today.
Alex Robert Ross
Holy Shit

Jimmy Eat World Just Announced a New Album and Shared “Get Right,” Their First Single in Three Years

There’s no release date for the band’s ninth studio LP just yet, though.
Alex Robert Ross
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Get Ready for the Weekend with This New Screamer from Melé

Listen to "Body Thing" - a DJ tool so good you'll want to play it even if you've never caressed a sync button in your life.
Josh Baines
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David Attenborough Explains What The Hell Is Going On In Adele's "Hello" Video

The 89-year-old naturist provided a much needed commentary to those opening scenes
Woah, Dude!

Listen to James Blake's Tender Cover of Simon & Garfunkel's "The Sound of Silence"

Have you ever heard of a more pensive scene than Blake and Bon Iver listening silently in a studio to "The Sound of Silence," probably with both hands pressed together and held to their chins?
Hudson Mohawke

Listen Back to Hudson Mohawke's Explosive Radio 1 Session Last Night

Featuring two cuts from 'Lantern' and a wild-card cover.
Angus Harrison

THUMP UK Over Radio 1 Last Night For an Ibiza Special and Played a Bunch of Unreleased Bicep Tracks

The three hour show also features Kerri Chandler, Annie Mac, and Mike Skinner.
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All Hail the 75-Year-Old First Lady of Radio

Annie Nightingale has been on the radio for five decades. A three-disc Ministry of Sound compilation—streaming here exclusively—is a keyhole into her life on the air,
Jonny Coleman
VICE vs Video games

How ‘The Sims’ Turned Me into a Virtual Sociopath

BBC Radio 1's Phil Taggart recalls his murderous approach to playing the classic life-simulation game.
Phil Taggart
Remembering Things

Noisey UK Pays Tribute to Zane Lowe Before He Moves to Canada's Pants aka America

Vice's head of music reflects on working with the most enthusiastic man in radio.
sam wolfson