New Wave

Scenes

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
2.5.19
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
8.30.18
Noisey

The Truth About Devo, America's Most Misunderstood Band

Forty 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
8.29.18
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
5.17.17
Premieres

Mexrrissey Want You to Know That Morrissey Is Universal

The Mexican supergroup, which has earned praise from Moz himself, shares the video for "Entre Más Me Ignoras, Más Cerca Estaré"
Isabela Raygoza
5.5.17
Premieres

Here's Blondie's Video for "Long Time" - Their Collaboration with Blood Orange

The iconic band head back to the NY city streets that made them.
Kim Taylor Bennett
4.19.17
Interviews

KAMI's New Wave Rap Is Rap's New Wave

The SaveMoney artist breaks down his forthcoming 'Just Like the Movies' which doesn't sound like much else you can think of.
Kyle Kramer
12.15.16
Premieres

Antwon and Deafheaven's Kerry McCoy Are the World's Unlikeliest Emo Duo on "Changes"

The first taste of the '25th Street Sessions.'
Phil Witmer
12.14.16
thump news

Listen to The Weeknd's Third Album 'Starboy' Featuring Daft Punk, Cashmere Cat, Diplo, and More

The chart-topping Canadian R&B singer's highly anticipated record is out now.
THUMP Canada Staff
11.25.16
Op-Ed

How Maxïmo Park's 'A Certain Trigger' is Still the Ultimate Seth Cohen Album for 'The OC' Era

The British band's debut album is the patron saint of millennial smart, sad boys everywhere and symbolic of 00s alt indie.
Sarah MacDonald
11.1.16
Holy Shit

With "False Alarm," the Weeknd Has Finally Become the Punk Rocker Only He Can Be

The song is the union of the rock and urban worlds that this whole year has been leading up to.
Phil Witmer
9.30.16
Premieres

Watch the Intimate VHS Effects of Germaphobes’ “Like a Ballet” Video

We talk to the new wave-inspired Torontonians about their retro clip.
Jesse Locke
9.14.16
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