classified

Premieres

Classified Pays Tribute to His Fans in "It's Hard to Understand"

It's like "Stan," except not psychotically murderous.
Phil Witmer
7.5.16
News

The Shadowy Process Behind Guantánamo Bay Detainee Release Rulings

With the help of the Freedom of Information Act, we got a look at the secretive process of how Guantánamo detainees are evaluated for a second chance at freedom.
Jason Leopold
4.14.16
Interviews

We Got Classified to Confront the Criticisms of His Biggest Fan

Awkward truths from one Canadian rap nerd to their Canadian rap hero.
Devin Pacholik
2.24.16
The Road to Nowhere Issue

Trevor Paglen Photographs the Underwater Telecommunication Cables Tapped by the NSA

The artist, known for visualizing classified government programs and secret operations, took a literal deep dive into government surveillance for his latest project, which documents the seafloor fiber optic cables where the NSA mines personal data.
Zach Sokol
9.10.15
Maritimes

The Exodus of the Maritimes’ Creative Class Is Hurting Its Electronic Music Scene

Maritimers feel like the kid brother to Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver.
Natasha MacDonald-Dupuis
6.16.15
Premieres

Premiere: Mike Boyd and D-Sisive Explore This "Small World"

Check out the hilarious video preformed by Classified's brother alongside Toronto's D-Sisive.
Noisey Canada Staff
4.10.14
Features

The Junos Are Pretty Good, I Guess

The Canadian Grammys may not be perfect, but does that mean that they're bad? Also, OneRepublic?!
Slava Pastuk
3.31.14
Premieres

Premiere: Classified and B.o.B Get "Higher"

Classified has a new song with B.o.B and it sounds like the glorious first days of spring.
Noisey Canada Staff
3.7.14
Features

Why Do The Juno Awards Hate Rap?

Why is the Juno for Best Rap Recording never televised?
Ian McBride
2.27.14