Emma Garland

Associate Editor, VICE UK

Essays

'Everybody's Everything' Is a Complicated Remembrance of Lil Peep

By the end of the documentary, it's hard to shake the sense that you've been pulled into an ongoing conflict that a film can only do so much to solve.
Emma Garland
11.15.19
best of the 2010s

Grimes Is the Artist of the Decade

No artist has challenged our assumptions about what pop music can be like Grimes.
Emma Garland
11.15.19
Noisey Hitlist

SOAK Is Back with Indie-Pop Love Letters to Small-Town Culture

The Mercury-nominated songwriter captures the sound of the local bar on Cure-esque track "Knock Me Off My Feet," which we're premiering below.
Emma Garland
1.10.19
self-help

How to Come Back to Life After the Holidays

Potential solutions for January ennui that don't involve excessive movement or giving something up.
Emma Garland
1.4.19
First Dates

Hands Down This Is the Best First Date With Chris Carrabba

I took the Dashboard Confessional frontman for coffee and shit got real deep real fast.
Emma Garland
12.3.18
Welcome To The Club (For Lonely Hearts)

La Dispute's 'Somewhere at the Bottom of the River Between Vega and Altair' Is Still Perfect, Darling

Ten years on from its release, we look back at an album that remains treasured by fans, unsung by critics, and unexpectedly subversive within hardcore.
Emma Garland
11.22.18
Noisey Roundtable

Here's a Passionate “Thong Song” Roundtable for Sisqo's 40th Birthday

Pls everyone, let's gather round and discuss the world's most extra song about some pants.
Daisy Jones
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
Joel Golby
Hannah Ewens
11.9.18

A Guide to Responding to Nudes, for Straight Men

Because you need it.
Emma Garland
11.2.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

Tracing the Tactics of 21st-Century Youth Protest

Using nonviolence, humor, and pop culture savviness, a group of Serbian university students sparked a revolution and provided a blueprint for global youth movements.
Emma Garland
10.29.18
Interviews

Placebo Reflect on 20 Years of Their Album 'Without You I'm Nothing'

We spoke to bassist Stefan Olsdal about intimacy, otherness, and sticking to your convictions—all things that packed the album with enough gut punches to stand the test of two decades.
Emma Garland
10.26.18
TV

Animation Handles Big Feelings Better Than Live-Action

'BoJack Horseman' is one of many cartoons that capture something deeply realistic about depression precisely because their environments are not.
Emma Garland
9.28.18
University

The Dos and Don'ts of Being in a Relationship in College

A handy guide for coupled-up freshmen.
Emma Garland
9.7.18
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