Samples

Orcas

Watch Rare Footage of the Mysterious 'Type D' Orca

A NOAA expedition filmed the orcas, which have distinctive small white eye patches, off of Cape Horn, Chile.
Becky Ferreira
3.8.19
asteroids

These Amazing Photos Show the First Rover Landing on an Asteroid

Hayabusa2 is the first mission to deploy mobile robots onto an asteroid.
Becky Ferreira
9.24.18
Noisey News

Teyana Taylor Says There Won't Be a "More Complete" 'K.T.S.E.'

"I guess we ain’t getting one​," she wrote on Twitter next to a damning shrug emoji.
Alex Robert Ross
7.3.18
Internet Exploring

Dissecting the 4 Most Improbable Samples on Drake's 'Scorpion'

From an unfairly underrated jazz harpist to a video from Plies, 'Scorpion' goes far beyond the most recognizable references.
Alex Robert Ross
6.29.18
Noisey News

Animal Collective Sampled the Now-Incinerated Cassini Probe on "My Girls"

Space music is cool.
Alex Robert Ross
9.16.17
Noisey Hitlist

Superfood's "Unstoppable" Is the Soundtrack to Your Next Messy Night

This dub-sampling indie ripper is an ode to the anticipation before the party.
Lauren O'Neill
9.5.17
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
Objectively Correct List

The Ten Best Songs You Didn’t Know Were Based on Samples

... unless you did, then sorry.
Ryan Bassil
7.31.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here's How to Recreate the Smart-as-Hell Sampling from Kendrick's "LOYALTY."

Transforming Bruno Mars into a summer rap banger isn't as hard as you'd think.
Phil Witmer
4.24.17
Features

The A-Z Guide to Every Song Sampled on Drake's 'More Life'

From a biker gang doc to 'Sonic the Hedgehog,' an in-depth look at the Canadian rapper's sprawling playlist.
Max Mertens
3.23.17
thump news

Some Diehard Fan Made a Supercut of Songs Sampled by Daft Punk

Let this eight-and-a-half minute video inspire your next DJ tribute night or chores playlist.
THUMP Canada Staff
3.22.17
Interviews

When Myth Becomes Legend: A Chat with The Avalanches’ Robbie Chater

One half of The Avalanches speaks of samples, Danny Brown, and writing letters to Sir Paul McCartney.
Tim Scott
7.8.16
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