Keeping Māori Culture Alive with Thrash Metal: Alien Weaponry — Noisey Meets
Making heavy metal inspired by ancient Māori battles has made teenage trio Alien Weaponry unlikely heroes in the fight to preserve New Zealand’s indigenous language.
Objectively Correct Lists
The 69 Worst Instruments of All Time
Finally, a definitive ranking of the most awful sound-makers.
Andre 3000 Releases Two New Songs in Honor of His Mother
On both tracks, “Me&My (To Bury Your Parents)” and the 17-minute “Look Ma No Hands,” the rapper plays bass clarinet.
Watch a Trailer For A New Doc That Tells Whitney Houston's Tragic Story
'WHITNEY' will have its world premiere at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival – see a trailer here.
The Wild Ass Story of Recording Metallica’s ‘Ride the Lightning’
Author Mark Eglinton shares an exclusive excerpt from his new book, 'So Let It Be Written: The Biography of Metallica’s James Hetfield'
Objectively Correct List
17 Albums That Aren't as Deep as You Think They Are
In our pursuit of seeming like well-cultured individuals, maybe we all got a little carried away in deeming these to be super profound.
NZ Music Month
Seth Frightening’s Gothic Folk Sounds as Damaged from Berlin as It Does Auckland
The New Zealand songwriter has been described as an 'avant bard'.
Come Party With Team Dynamite and Bailey Wiley at The Wellington Launch of NOISEY Season 2
To mark the arrival of NOISEY Season 2 and NZ Music Month, VICELAND and Noisey are throwing our first Wellington free party.
12 Songs That Get Worse on Weed
There is some music not even marijuana can enhance.
SoccerPractise’s New Video Celebrates the Freedom and Power of the Bedroom Mirror
Here's to outfit changes, dancing and acting like a clown.
Close Your Eyes for Three Minutes and Listen to Fazerdaze's "Take It Slow"
This is the sonic equivalent to cut grass and wearing shorts and cracking open a cold one with the boys.
Stream of the Crop: 8 New Albums for Heavy Rotation
New albums from Charli XCX, Laura Marling, Tennis, and Valerie June top this week's list.