the dirty nil
Single Mothers' Drew Thomson Sobered Up to Make the Best Punk of His Career
The notoriously volatile frontman has watched many of his peers find success, as his bands kept screwing up and breaking up. But with a newfound focus on The Drew Thomson Foundation, he’s making some of the best work of his career.
The Dirty Nil’s ‘Master Volume’ Is the Album Rock ‘n’ Roll Deserves
For their sophomore effort, the Ontario trio made a powerful offering to the guitar gods. Crank the volume to 11 and listen to the whole thing early.
Check Out the Dine Alone Tour, Featuring the Flatliners, the Dirty Nil, and Sam Coffey & the Iron Lungs.
Do you like guitars and/or Canada?
Noisey Canada Staff
The Dirty Nil, Who Just Won a Mother Effing Juno Award, Have Unearthed an Old Jam for You
Canada's Breakthrough Group of the Year slows things down on "Caroline."
Amanda Fotes Captured the Chaotic Expansion of Toronto's Punk Scene
Fotes has photographed the likes of PUP, Metz, The Dirty Nil, and—in a wild swerve—even Taylor Swift.
Watch the Dirty Nil's Comically Violent Video for "Zombie Eyed"
Who wants to see people explode?
Objectively Correct Lists
26 Extremely Dope Overlooked Albums of 2016 (So Far)
There's more to life than Kanye West, or Drake, or even—hear us out—Beyoncé. This has been a year of great music, and some extremely dope albums have slipped under the radar.
The Dirty Nil Is Not a Punk Band
Watch their video of a workout gone wrong in "No Weaknesses," the first song off their long-awaited debut album, 'Higher Power.'
Meet the Former Lawyer and Laundry Service Owner Behind Gossip Insurgent MediaTakeout
MediaTakeOut has become notorious for its coverage of black celebrities, dick-pic leaks, and salacious headlines, but its founder is a former Wall Street lawyer who used to claim to clean Mariah Carey's laundry.
The Dirty Nil’s New Song Is a Reminder: You Can Be Pissed Off If You Want to
But it sounds too good to be pissed.
Noisey Presents: The Reason, The Dirty Nil, Stuck on Planet Earth, and The C'mons
We're giving away tickets to see the greatest Canadian rock concert this side of Halifax!
Noisey Canada Staff
Insult to Injury: Week Ending 3/28
Here's what the Noisey editors, including one departing one, were listening to this week.