bands

mental health

Why the Music Industry Should Follow This Label’s Mental Health Initiative

Royal Mountain Records’ pledge to extend benefits to its artists is a big deal.
Brad Garcia
2.8.19
Noisey News

The "Young Blood" Jack White Thinks Rock Needs Is Right Here

In a recent radio interview, White said he's waiting for guitar music to "explode" again. But these bands are already on it.
Lauren O'Neill
2.14.18
Noisey Hitlist

Sports Team Bat Misery Out of Music and Bring the Fun Back in

Bet you all the money in my bank account you haven’t heard a British band like this in years.
Ryan Bassil
2.7.18
New music

Faiza's "Bands" Is What Happens When the True North Meets the Dirty South

The Toronto rapper was inspired by Atlanta and Young Dolph for this hard-as-bricks single.
Phil Witmer
1.29.18
bands

Louis Tomlinson Would Like to Know Where the Fuck All the Bands Are, Please

Upon surveying this year's Coachella lineup, the former One Direction singer demanded to know where the bands had gone. Someone please tell him where the bands have gone.
Alex Robert Ross
1.3.18
The 2017 Music Issue

We gave 11 musicians disposable cameras. They gave us these photos.

Shows, selfies, and summer.
Various Artists
12.5.17
Culture

Canadian Indie Music Icons Are Turning to Theatre

Members of Broken Social Scene and Billy Talent are producing plays in hopes of connecting to a less-smartphone connected audience.
Graham Isador
11.20.17
Culture

We Talked to Artists About How Sobering Up Changed Their Work

What happens when you finally stop drinking on stage?
Graham Isador
8.30.17
How to Start a Band

How to Start a Band

It's easy: You just start a band. But what does that mean, exactly?
Zachary Lipez
1.23.17
Music

We Asked Canadian Musicians If Going to College Was Worth It

"I realized while I was in university that I didn't really want to write about other people; I just wanted to write music."
Gregory Adams
9.17.16
Music

Bands Tell Us About the Worst Places They’ve Woken Up In

Rotting crack houses, having your head used as a toilet, being a touring musician is pretty glamourous!
Graham Isador
6.24.16
Music

Why Twisted Sister Actually Matters

Known today mostly as a one-hit wonder and a rock history footnote from the hair metal era, Twisted Sister's story of slow rise and rapid fall shows how fleeting fame can be.
Tony Rettman
6.20.16
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