Important Questions Raised By...

Kids Don’t Know How CDs Work – Is That a Bad Thing?

"Maybe its just the generation Z in me but how did people burn CDs?" asks a 17-year-old. "Like how did you just get a blank CD and put songs on it?"
Ryan Bassil
Internet Exploring

Believe It or Not, Actual Sales Gave Arcade Fire a Number 1 Album

Wait, who's out here buying CDs?
Phil Witmer

I Bought a 'Club Reps' CD Rather Than Going to Ibiza

Clubbed Up!: Music From The TV Series Club Reps changed my life. And my bank balance.
Josh Baines

The Enduring Legacy of the 'Pure Garage' Compilation CD

How the iconic series, mixed by DJ EZ, became the mainstream face of a UK genre reaching its pinnacle.
Sam Diss

An Ode to the Digital Download, and Its Impending Death

What happens when the future dies before it’s happened?
Angus Harrison
sxsw 2016

We Reviewed All the CDs We Found Trampled on the Ground After SXSW

As they say, one man's trash is another man's classic.
Kyle Kramer

Meet The UK Rappers Who Still Earn a Living From Selling Their Mixtapes On the Streets

It’s interesting to see artists still standing on corners giving away bits of plastic with five low bitrate MP3s burned on it. But after meeting them, I get why.
Callum Booth
Objectively Correct Lists

CDs, Ranked

The OFFICIAL rankings of the best compact discs.
Noisey Staff
Objectively Correct Lists

The Noisey Christmas Gift Guide for 2015

From your mum to your ex to your work secret Santa, we've figured out exactly what you need to buy everyone this Christmas!
Emma Garland
Ryan Bassil
Joe Zadeh
Sam Wolfson
The Evolutionary Resilience Issue

The Final Frontiers of Private-Issue New Age Music

Music, like most creative endeavors, was primarily seen as a vehicle for self-awareness, meditation, and recovery. New age musicians were looking to have a relationship with something beyond the material world.
Anthony Pearson

6,000 CDs Used To Make Giant Light Wall In Bulgaria

So this is what happened to our forgotten Blink-182 albums...
Zach Sokol
Question Of The Day

What Was the First Record You Ever Bought?

If it wasn't one of those 'Now' tapes, you're probably lying.
Kareem Ghezawi