Songs

Music

Why the Fire That Destroyed Thousands of Master Recordings Matters

What exactly is a master – and what did we lose when they burned?
Drew Schwartz
6.28.19
Important Questions Raised By...

We Asked Some Synesthetes to Tell Us the Most Colourful Songs

"I want to listen to this song on repeat in a sensory deprivation tank, but I'm worried it might break my brain?"
Daisy Jones
11.15.18
Essays

We Humbly Suggest That the Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile Record Kicks Ass

The two like-minded songwriters teamed up for 'Lotta Sea Lice,' an album that feels like a dream.
Colin Joyce
10.16.17
Features

Enjoy Seven Most Played While You Still Can

Before SoundCloud croaks it, listen to new material by Fergus Clark, Eric Copeland, and Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith.
Josh Baines
7.14.17
Features

Producing Sparks Was the Best Thing Giorgio Moroder Ever Did

We look back at seminal 1979 collaboration between two art-rock weirdos and a producer at the height of his powers.
Josh Baines
6.2.17
Objectively Correct Lists

Lock Mariah Carey Out of Your Home This Xmas

Here's a selection of festive tunes that aren’t stale as fuck.
Noisey UK Staff
12.6.16
Stuff

The Most Effective Songs You Could Add to Your Tinder Profile

You can add songs to your Tinder profile now, so we asked our writers for tips on the best tunes to woo people with.
Tom Usher
9.23.16
Objectively Correct Lists

Holy Shit! It's the Best British Tracks of 2016 (So Far)

Take over the laptop at your next house party, load up this page, thank us later.
Noisey Staff
6.9.16
the afterparty

Why 'Suddenly' by Billy Ocean Is the Best Afterparty Song Ever

Billy needs to tell you something important, something about how your selfish little life of SnapChat fucks, soiled nights, and Uber escapes is meaningless.
John Lucas
5.19.16
Music

A Surprisingly Catchy Collection of Love and Hate Songs about Vladimir Putin

Just some tunes celebrating Putin for his decisiveness, stable character and moderate alcohol consumption.
Cătălin Nicolae and Vlad Bolocan
4.25.16
Objectively Correct Lists

Gather Children, Let Us Decide England's Official Euro 2016 Song Together

If it isn't one of these eight options then we're not going to win. I guarantee that.
Angus Harrison
3.30.16
VICE Premiere

VICE Exclusive: Listen to Ben Zimmerman's Chaotic Electronic Composition, 'Da Chopp'

It's from an experimental collage of songs produced using a Tandy DeskMate computer between 1992 and 2002.
Charlie Ambler
5.7.15
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