MEMPHIS

New music

Blocboy JB Drops Short, Sharp New Mixtape 'Don't Think That'

Lil Uzi Vert and Hoodrich Pablo Juan both guest on the Memphis rapper's second release of the year.
Alex Robert Ross
10.31.18
New music

Drake Jumps on BlocBoy JB's New Song, "Look Alive"

The new song, released at midnight, is a reworking of BlocBoy's own "Rover."
Noisey Staff
2.12.18
Q&A

Skyping With House Music Legend Larry Heard​

Skype drops out even on the guy responsible for one of dance music's biggest tracks.
Tim Scott
12.12.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

See Julien Baker Play Another Brutal New Song on ‘A Prairie Home Companion’

The Memphis singer-songwriter also performed "Appointments" on the Minnesota Public Radio staple.
Alex Robert Ross
10.8.17
Vice Guide to Right Now

Man Dies After Live-Streaming Self-Immolation Outside of Ex’s Bar

A man in Tennessee streamed the act of igniting himself on Facebook Live and, while on fire, ran into the bar where his ex-girlfriend was working.
Mack Lamoureux
5.15.17
50 states of art

We're the Artists Fighting Racism in Memphis | #50StatesofArt

The CLTV is an organization in Memphis, TN working diligently to create a platform for Black artists in their city.
Victoria Jones
4.25.17
Premiere

Aquarian Blood Offer Up a Taste of Their Woozy Psych Punk

Listen to the first two tracks from the Memphis rockers upcoming album 'Last Nite in Paradise'.
Tim Scott
1.8.17
Op-Eds

Start Paying Attention to Young Dolph Before You Look Stupid as Shit

The Memphis rapper has dominated the last 12 months, yet nobody seems to want to talk about why.
Trey Smith
1.5.17
Op-Eds

The Genius of Chris Bell, One of Rock's Greatest Tragedies

When he died aged 27, the local paper described him as "the son of a local restaurateur". But this story, of a talented Memphis kid who formed rock's first cult band, goes worlds beyond.
Thomas Hobbs
12.8.16
Interview

Julien Baker Stewards Her Blessings Into Song

The young songwriter is driven by Patti Smith, Kathleen Hanna and Jesus.
Andy Hazel
11.10.16
News

The Trauma of Treating Gunshot Victims as a Paramedic

"Gunshots are really just the most barbaric form of pre-hospital medicine that we do."
Elizabeth Van Brocklin
11.2.16
Goner Fest

How Goner Fest Has Captured the Hearts of Australian Rock Fans

Now into its thirteenth-year, the Memphis festival continues to attract Aussie music fans drawn to excellent lineups and good times.
Tim Scott
9.12.16
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