Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs... Read more »

Best New Artists of the Month (October 2014)

Finding new artists is easier than ever, but this creates a problem: it's harder than ever to filter through it all and keep tabs on what's really good. With so many artists popping up every day,... Read more »

Watch Kwamie Liv Perform Tom Waits’ “Fish & Bird” in a New York City Tunnel

When we got word Kwamie Liv was coming from Denmark to New York City, we tried to find a wine cellar where we could shoot a performance video. After dozens of phone calls and rejections, we decided... Read more »

10 of the Coolest Record Players Currently Available

As the internet marches forward with faster downloading and innumerable streaming options, lots of people are turning back to vinyl for all sorts of different reasons. Whether it's the more immersive, tactile nature of records or... Read more »

The 20 Best New Albums Streaming on Spotify Right Now

20 years ago, a music junkie couldn't even comprehend what Spotify offers. We complain about the modern day struggles that come with streaming services and unlimited access to music, but at the end of the day,... Read more »

Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs... Read more »

Dizzee Rascal Just Won Halloween With His Gory “Couple Of Stacks” Video

Happy Halloween, from grime legend Dizzee Rascal. With the help of director Emile Sornin and production company DIVISION, he has made a brilliantly brutal and gory music video to accompany his new song “Couple Of Stacks.” The track,... Read more »

BenZel ft. Juicy J & Cashmere Cat – “Four”

You know BenZel right? They’re the duo of Two Inch Punch and Benny Blanco who executive produced Jessie Ware’s latest album Tough Love and are now preparing to release their debut EP, Men. We’ve already heard “Wasted Love” from the EP, but... Read more »

Nas – “The Season” (Prod. J Dilla)

If you like hip-hop, it’s hard to hate on Nas over a J Dilla beat. The beat was originally featured on Dilla’s Donuts album under the name “Gobstopper.” “The Season” will live on Nas’ upcoming album, still... Read more »

Willow Smith – “Cares”

With her 14th birthday just hours away, Willow Smith releases another new song called “Cares,” delivered via Soundcloud with a simple description: “I played the drums.” Willow has been on a tear lately. The youthful, free-spirited... Read more »

Watch the Video For dd elle’s “Kind 2 U”

There is not much that happens in this new Adam David Littke-directed video for dd elle’s “Kind 2 U,” but it will certainly make you feel some kind of way. I’m not sure what kind of... Read more »

Dr. Dre Told DJ Quik He Wanted To Make An Album “Not Using Anything From Earth”

Fans have been clamoring for Dr. Dre’s now-scrapped Detox album for years, but the producer has become notorious for holding off on the release of another solo album. And now we find out he might just be... Read more »

JuegoTheNinety – “When I Was A Boy”

Baltimore rapper JuegoTheNinety’s new track, “When I Was A Boy,” is not a hit song. It’s not for the club, it’s not for chilling out, and it’s not fun to listen to. It’s intense, it’s raw,... Read more »

Read Three Poems Written By A Teenage Tupac Shakur

Some of Tupac’s earliest rhymes have seen the light of day. Tupac’s first manager Leila Steinberg has given Noisey a glimpse of history, sharing three poems written over the course of a three years when the... Read more »

“Half Of AM/FM Radio Stations Will Disappear In 10 Years”

50 percent of all AM/FM stations will cease operations by 2024, according to Gordon Borrell, a radio analyst, who told Rain News that this “was one of the toughest predictions to make.” Borrell, who says he’s... Read more »

Kendrick Lamar’s “King Kunta” Lauded By HBO Music Supervisor Scott Vener

Although Kendrick Lamar’s new song, reportedly titled “King Kunta,” has not been released, the track’s already received rave reviews from HBO music supervisor Scott Vener. “I been dying to talk about this,” Vener recently said in... Read more »

Watch Jessie Ware Perform “Say You Love Me” on Seth Meyers

In support of her latest album, Tough Love, Jessie Ware stopped by studio 8G to pay Seth Meyers a visit. Backed by a four-piece band, Ms. Ware put on a passionate and moving rendition of her... Read more »

Suge Knight Faces Life in Prison After Arrest with Katt Williams

Suge Knight and Katt Williams were arrested and charged with one count of robbery after an encounter with paparazzi. The two allegedly took the camera of an “independent celebrity photographer” after leaving a studio in Los... Read more »

Premiere: Watch HUGH’s Cinematic “One Of These Days” Video

We’ve been singing the praises of HUGH for a while now, most recently premiering their I Can’t Figure You Out EP. Andy Highmore (production/keys), Tino Kolarides (guitars), Joshua Idehen, and Izzy Brooks (both vocals), make up HUGH, and together they create subtle electronic... Read more »

Best New Artists of the Month (October 2014)

Finding new artists is easier than ever, but this creates a problem: it's harder than ever to filter through it all and keep tabs on what's really good. With so many artists popping up every day,... Read more »