2016

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Discogs 2016 House and Techno Report Proves that Predicting Record Sales is Kind of a Crapshoot

We break down Mall Grab's big year, Kalkbrenner's everlasting bromance, and more.
Philipp Kutter
3.30.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Last Year Was the Hottest Damn Year in Recorded History

Just like 2014 and 2015.
Brian Moylan
1.19.17
porn

Here’s What the World Masturbated to in 2016

Millennials, Overwatch, virtual reality, Kim Kardashian and the Philippines’ amazing stamina. Pornhub’s data has it all.
Jake Kivanc
1.6.17
video

A PULSE Contemporary Art Fair Wrap-Up | Art Guides

Here's our curated roundup of the art and the artists we spoke with at the PULSE Contemporary Art Fair at Art Week Miami 2016.
TCP Staff
1.5.17
FIGHTLAND

Fightland’s Best UFC Moments of 2016

Our pick for the top three fighters, KOs, submissions, events, upsets, bouts, and botched weight cuts of the year.
Jay Pettry
1.5.17
FIGHTLAND

The Year of Conor McGregor

Through turbulence and turmoil, McGregor went from Irish dandy knockout artist to a two-division champ looking for a piece of $4 billion.
Jeff Harder
1.4.17
FIGHTLAND

In Memoriam: The MMA Fighters Who Passed Away In 2016

While the awfulness of 2016 has perhaps been overestimated, it was still filled with tragedy and a seemingly endless stream of prominent deaths. We take a look at the losses in the MMA community.
Sarah Kurchak
1.2.17
Features

Christmas May Be Over but the Migos are Keeping Us in the Holiday Spirit

Thanks to memes, dubbed videos, and performance shots, we're entering 2017 on a good note.
Noisey Staff
12.31.16
Noisey 2016

2016 Was a Great Year for Rock That Made It Feel Like the 70s Again

Bands like Weyes Blood, Drugdealer, and The Lemon Twigs made albums that mined the past without pandering to nostalgia.
Cameron Cook
12.31.16
Art

5 Photographers Who Pushed the Limits in 2016 | The Wrap-Up

Brandon Nichols, Corey Olsen, David Brandon Geeting, Henry Hargreaves, and Molly Matalon made their mark in 2016 with some of the best images of the year.
Andrew Nunes
12.30.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Cassetteboy’s Take on 2016, Just In Case You Forgot To Be Sad About Brexit

You might not be able to enjoy the ‘Fresh Prince of Bel Air’ theme song ever again.
Lauren O'Neill
12.30.16
Essays

The Music Industry Did a Shit Job at Dealing with Sexual Assault This Year

What Kesha's situation has taught us and what we can anticipate in the age of Trump.
Sarah MacDonald
12.30.16
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