Noisey Guide To
The Guide to Getting Into Pixies, Who Make Rock Music as Perverse as Possible
Here's where to start with one of the most influential bands ever.
With "Zombie Bastards," Weezer Finally Confirm 'Black Album' Details
The long-rumored, Dave Sitek-produced record is out on March 1.
Alex Robert Ross
Pixies Return with a New Album and a Single That Sounds Like a Pixies Single
"Um Chagga Lagga" is the first track from 'Head Carrier,' out September 30.
Objectively Correct Lists
11 Albums That Didn't Live Up to the Hype
Everyone can't be great all the time.
Listening Hard: 25 Years of 'Pump Up The Volume'
We spoke to everyone involved in the making of the film that inspired critics and popularized Christian Slater.
VICE vs Video games
Slicing Up Eyeballs in 'The Tender Cut,' the Video Game Tribute to 'Un Chien Andalou'
The infamous scene from Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dali's surrealist film is now interactive—but does anyone have the stomach to "play" it?
Deep Ass Questions
New England vs. Seattle: Who Will Win the Super Bowl (of Music)?
Determine who will win Super Bowl XLIX by voting for which team has the best music.
Longreads Or Whatever
Your Favorite Bands Wouldn't Exist Without the Shoegaze Scene: Observations from the 'Beautiful Noise' Documentary
They didn’t sell a lot of records, but everyone who heard them started a band.”
Deep Ass Questions
Why Do Bands Love to Make "Fish Out of Water" Videos? Even Kim Deal Is Down in Her Latest Clip
Check out a slew of our favorite examples of this music video trope.
we saw this
I Went to Bogotá in Colombia For Festival Estéreo Picnic and Danced For Days
Noisey ditched North America for South to eat endless empanadas, catch up with Julian Casablancas backstage, get winded while dancing to Phoenix, and find out more about Colombia's music scene.
Kim Taylor Bennett
2013 Was the Worst 2004 Ever
Fall Out Boy reunions. New Found Glory tours. 'Anchorman' sequels. Here are the things that wouldn’t stay dead this year.
Premiere: Gay - "Chrysotile"
Toronto's very own Gay not only have a bluntly memorable name, they're also really good at making music videos for their summery, upbeat, poppish rock tracks that will make you mindnumbingly dizzy within the first 60 seconds.