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Music

Chuck Berry, Rock and Roll Icon, Dead at 90

The man who many people attribute the creation of rock and roll to has died.
Mack Lamoureux
3.19.17
obits

RIP William Onyeabor, Who Remained a Mystery Until the End

The electro-funk pioneer and record label boss has died at the age of 70, and leaves behind a legacy steeped in secrecy.
Noisey Staff
1.18.17
Op-Ed

Little Simz Is Pioneering UK Rap, So Why Won’t the Industry Support Her?

Just because an artist refuses to fit into the prescribed notions of what a British act sounds like, doesn’t mean our award systems should ignore her.
Daisy Jones
12.2.16
Stuff

We Met the Sydney Designer Who Invented the Fireplace DVD

"People think it's pretty easy, you just set up a camera. But you need a fixed camera position, a good fire, a good glow, and nice sound."
Jason J. Cohn
8.13.15
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Some Very Important Questions Raised by the Promo Video for Pioneer's New Mixer

Pioneer want us to "Prepare for Battle" and, boy are we ready.
Josh Baines
8.4.15
Film

Watch This Short Film Where Will Oldham Tells a Really Twisted Bedtime Story

"Pioneer" is simple, but powerful.
Jeffrey Bowers
5.7.15
Words

THUMP Gets a Rare Look Inside SHADED’s On-The-Road Gear

The SCI+TEC star shares some of the most important bits of equipment he hauls from gig to gig.
Christopher Metler
10.27.14
Words

Pioneer's New Technology Could Be Dance Music's Own NSA

Privacy advocates and up-and-coming DJs alike should think twice before adopting Pioneer's KUVO.
Ziad Ramley
10.24.14
Stuff

Norway's North Sea Divers Lost Their Minds over Oil

The country's wealth was built on a series of health and safety violations that took a toll on the divers' mental health.
Oscar Rickett
8.4.14
Film

Original Creators: Filmmaking Genius Orson Welles

<p>We take a look at some iconic artists from numerous disciplines who have left an enduring and indelible mark on today&#8217;s creators.</p>
Kevin Holmes
12.17.12
Art

Manfred Mohr Plays The Machine, Turning Algorithms Into Visual Music

<p>The digital art pioneer&#8217;s solo show is currently on view at Carroll / Fletcher gallery in London.</p>
Chris Newlove Horton
12.4.12