Music In Memoriam
What We Lost When We Lost Daniel Johnston
The songwriter brought outsider sensibilities into his music, childlike weirdness into his art, and an earnestness that we desperately needed into the world at large.
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A Coffee Company Fooled the Internet With a 'Construction Guy' Fake Influencer
The Austin construction worker who went viral on Instagram turned out to be a marketing campaign for Cuvée Coffee.
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Watch This Guy Launch an All-Out Rescue Mission for a 'Christmas Vacation' Dummy
There are still some good people out there, apparently.
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Competitive Beard Grower Admits He Helped Run Massive Dark Web Drug Site
"OxyMonster" worked his way from a lowly vendor to a top dog at Dream Market, one of the biggest drug trafficking sites on the dark web.
A Day Out In Austin With Thor Harris
Home, tacos and driving in a truck with the former Swans percussionist and Texan weirdo.
Smoke Some Weed, Take a Walk, and Read This Interview With Neil Young
Sixty years into an iconic career, Young is still fighting back against the recording industry. In a rare interview, he talks to Noisey about art, algorithms, and the likelihood of music saving the world.
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SXSW Might Be Good Again
SXSW used to suck, but so did I.
The Texas Gerrymandering Trial Could Change All of America
Why you should care that a fight over congressional districts in the Lone Star State—federal judges called the current setup unfair to people of colour—is back in court.
Lil Yachty's Tour Scrapbook Is Fit for the King (of Teens)
Austin-based artist Nicholas Osella used his cut and paste ‘remixing’ style to turn tour photographer Curtis Kariuki’s images into the Lil Yachty Scrapbook.
Institute Deliver Some Nuance to Their Raw Anarcho Punk Blitz
The Austin punks incorporate elements of hard rock and glam on their new album ‘Subordination’.
The Black Angels Sing a Dark, Psychedelic New Death Song
We get heavy with the Austin psych rock greats about life, death, love, and their politically-charged sixth album.
Listen to OVO's Favourite Texas Producer Eric Dingus' Smoked Out Halloween Mix
The Dream Sequence Records founder gives us 32 minutes of hazy rap edits and plenty of ghostly instrumentals.