Can Manchester’s New Night Czar Make Tipping Fair?
After a local restaurant was shamed for taking waitstaff tips, Parklife founder and newly appointed Night-Time Economy Advisor for Greater Manchester Sacha Lord hopes to introduce a “gold standard in tipping.”
Thinkpieces And Shit
Sixty UK Festivals Taking a Stand Against Sexual Assault Is Only the Beginning
A recently announced Safer Spaces initiative is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to ending sexual violence at music events.
We Crunched the Numbers and Electronic Music Festivals Still Have a Gender Equality Problem
An illustrated break-down of male and female musicians on 24 different line-ups.
Why Do People Hate Parklife Festival?
“There's not enough of my vibe to make it worth dealing with the crap weather and pissed up kids.”
Rank Your Records
Rank Your Records: Drummer Dave Rowntree Rates Blur’s Discography
Almost 30 years since their inception and Blur are still one of Britain's best bands. Don't argue with us on this one. Thanks.
Kim Taylor Bennett
Don't Drink Poppers... And Other Things We Learned at Parklife Festival
A waster's festival photo diary.
Noisey UK Staff
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UK Festival Fined £70,000 for Most Inappropriate Mum Joke Ever
Why did Manchester’s Parklife text ticket holders pretending to be their mums?
Twenty Years on and "Girls and Boys" is the Smartest Move Blur Ever Made
It was twenty years ago today that Damon Albarn taught the world that all you really needed to create a social spectrum-spanning anthem of the people was “girls”, “boys” and “love”.
Exclusive: Jon Hopkins Is The First Act Announced For Parklife 2014
We spoke to the Mercury Prize nominee ahead of his new live show.
NTS and Desperados Factory at Parklife
More pictures of Mancunians tripping balls.