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Meet Theodor Black, the South London Rapper Blending Jazz and Ambience

The 20-year-old used to be part of the Reservoir music collective—but now he's going out on his own. Check his track and video “WEEKENDS” right here.
Daisy Jones

Xanny, Make It Go Away: How Benzos Infiltrated UK Music

The anti-anxiety prescription drug hopped over the Atlantic to impact DJs, producers and fans alike.
Nilu Haidari
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Stream of the Crop: 9 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from Lil Uzi Vert, Action Bronson, and Queens of the Stone Age top our list after a busy week of releases.
Noisey Staff
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New QOTSA Tracks Accidentally Appear on New Gordi Albums

Fans who bought advance copies of Gordi's delicate 'Reservoir' were shocked by the second half of the record.
Alex Robert Ross

Gordi Is Your Next Favorite Folktronica Genius

In advance of her debut album, 'Reservoir,' the Jagjaguwar-signed Australian artist premieres a new single in "Bitter End" and talks about the making of the record.
Alex Robert Ross

Matthew Stevens's Guitar Will Introduce You to Dulcet Tones You Never Knew Existed

Stevens has backed the likes of Esperanza Spalding and Christian Scott. Now he heads out in innovative directions of his own.
Pat Shahabian

Pissing Teen Prompts Portland to Dump 38m Gallons of Water

After a teen took a whiz in a reservoir, Portland will flush 38 million gallons.
Olivia Becker