New Wave


San Diego Is Paradise for Goths

The scene there is both long-lasting and newly burgeoning, something you might not expect from the sunny city known for its beaches.
Peter Holslin
Guide to Getting Into

The Guide to Getting Into Devo

More than a quirky band with funny red hats, Devo were synth-weilding art punk pioneers who shaped everyone from Neil Young to Radiohead, and 'The Simpsons' to Martin Scorsese. Here's where to start.
Andrea Domanick

The Truth About Devo, America's Most Misunderstood Band

Over 40 years ago, David Bowie called Devo "the band of the future." What he didn't realize is just how bleak that future would be—and how right Devo would be about it.
Andrea Domanick
New music

New Punk Comp "Horrendous New Wave" Is Actually Quite Brilliant

An air of intrigue surrounds the 16-track album from the minds of some "celebrated cretins".
Tim Scott
solo exhibition

DEVO’s Mark Mothersbaugh Shows His Brilliant Visual Art at NYU

A solo exhibition at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery explores Mark Mothersbaugh’s lesser known creative practice as a visual artist.
Andrew Nunes
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting into Donna Summer

The Queen of Disco's career is much more diverse than you probably realize. Here's how to begin.
Ira Madison III

Talking Stage Presence and Art Practice with George Turner

We took to Skype to meet the Wellington-based artist, and talked about the rich and anarchic post punk EP, 'Thank You For Your Time.'
Issy Beech

No Wave, New Wave, Whatever You Call It, Ice Cream's Debut Album Is Extremely Cool and Fun Shit

'Love, Ice Cream' is a dissonant dance party of an LP that must be heard.
Phil Witmer
Music Video Premieres

The Power of the Sax Protects Andy Human and the Reptoids From Squares and Park Rangers

By about the two-minute mark of his new video, you half expect Andy Human to be tackled to the ground.
Tim Scott

PREMIERE: See Red on the Dance Floor With Twin Wave's Hypnotic "Matador"

Think Duran Duran meets 'The Sun Also Rises.'
Andrea Domanick

​Five Producers Give a Behind-The-Scenes Look at the Making of Santigold's '99¢'

TV On The Radio's Dave Sitek, Rostam Batmanglij, and more breakdown their work on the singer’s third studio album.
Max Mertens
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Sia Brought Natalie Portman, Jimmy Fallon, and The Roots Together to Sing "Iko Iko"

Plus hear her perform "Cheap Thrills."
John Hill