BLONDE

Essays

The Psychedelic Connection Between Kacey Musgraves and Frank Ocean

On 'Golden Hour' and 'Blonde,' their masterpieces, the two artists find new colors and new worlds, a step to the side of our reality.
Alex Robert Ross
4.5.18
New music

Listen to A$AP Rocky's New Moby-Sampling Track "ASAP Forever"

It's not April Fool's Day, so you can be sure that "ASAP Forever (feat. Moby)" isn't a prank. In fact, it's the latest single from Rocky's new album 'TE$TING'.
Shaad D’Souza
4.5.18
Noisey News

Lorde Covered Frank Ocean's "Solo" on the First Night of Her American Tour

She pulled out something special for the first night of her North American Melodrama Tour.
Shaad D’Souza
3.2.18
Music

Frank Ocean Stans Remember the Week 'Endless' and 'Blonde' Dropped

The elusive singer-songwriter has a rabid fanbase who freaked out last year when they were finally treated to new art.
Mikelle Street
8.21.17
Essays

Frank Ocean’s “Seigfried” Builds on the Beatles’ Production Legacy

On the one-year anniversary of 'Blonde,' we look at the album's most experimental song and its ties to '60s psychedelia.
Phil Witmer
8.18.17
Premieres

Kip Moore Is Country’s Favorite New Noncomformist

The kickass country singer premieres the video for "Blonde" from his upcoming record 'Slowheart,' out September 8.
Dan Hyman
8.18.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Frank Ocean’s New Live String Section Is Great Even on Shitty Phone Footage

Attempting to appreciate magical countermelodies through the hindrances of modern technologies.
Phil Witmer
8.11.17
Ryan Bassil's Fantastical Emporium of Music as Magic (and sometimes shit)

"All You Want Is Nikes, But the Real Ones"

Frank Ocean's live performance captures the honest intimacy of his work. It's just up to the crowd to decide if they want to experience it as intended.
Ryan Bassil
7.18.17
Op-Eds

The Enduring Appeal of 'Endless,' Frank Ocean’s Underrated Masterpiece

Though it was seemingly lost in wake of 'Blonde,' the album wasn't just a way for Ocean to get out of his record deal.
Jamie Milton
5.4.17
Noisey News

Frank Ocean Is Proof That the Music Skit Should Never Die

"I don't really have a [REDACTED] in my [REDACTED]"
Lauren O'Neill
4.13.17
Holy Shit

Listen to Frank Ocean's Surprise New Song, "Chanel"

He dropped the song on the second episode of his Beats 1 show, 'Blonded.'
Alex Robert Ross
3.11.17
Grammys 2017

Frank Ocean Wins Grammys Despite Not Being Nominated for Grammys

"'Blonde' sold a million plus without a label, that’s successful," he wrote in a ferocious Tumblr post last night.
Alex Robert Ross
2.12.17
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