Mike Shinoda

blind spots

Mike Shinoda Listens to 'Reign In Blood': "I'm Going to Piss Off Slayer Fans"

The Linkin Park co-founder and solo artist might be the only person who’s played Ozzfest and worked with Rick Rubin who's never checked out Slayer’s 1986 thrash classic.
Josh Terry
11.29.18
Future Days

Rap Rock Is Actually Awesome and We Have Public Enemy to Thank for It

Last week, Public Enemy released their 14th album as a free download. We trace the group's impact, from 90s grunge to nü-metal and everything in between.
Drew Millard
7.6.17
Sweden

Silicon Valhalla: Stockholm Stakes Its Claim on the Future

Artist talks from JR and Doug Aitken, Icona Pop, and rumours of 5G internet blew the doors off of the Brilliant Minds conference Day 1.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.10.16
Open Submission Wednesdays

We Reviewed Literally Whatever You Sent Us Volume 15 (with Mike Shinoda of Fort Minor)

It took us all one step closer to the edge.
Noisey Staff
6.24.15
Longreads Or Whatever

After Ten Years, Fort Minor Is Back, and Mike Shinoda Still Wants You to Remember the Name

The Linkin Park member opens up on his revived rap project and the nature of identity.
John Hill
6.23.15
Interviews

Linkin Park: Hunting for the Perfect Beat

We interviewed Mike Shinoda about Linkin Park's new, harsher record, 'The Hunting Party.'
Drew Millard
4.9.14
Words

Rap/Rock/Rave: The Unholy Alliance of Steve Aoki and Linkin Park

Is this the real life? Or is this just fantasy? A chat with Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda about their new EDM project.
Max Pearl
10.22.13