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2.26.19

We Asked Actual Mafia Experts if Trump Is Really Acting Like a 'Mob Boss'

Comparing the president to a mafia leader is almost a cliché at this point. Is it just a joke, or something more?

12.27.18

The Seven Wildest Scandals and Scams of 2018 That Don't Involve Trump

They exist, and they are kind of spectacular.

12.12.18

Photos of People Who Dress Like Their Cars

The Italian photographer Lucia Buricelli documents the bizarre consumerism at car shows in her new series 'American Muscle.'

11.14.18

Margo Price's New Video Shows All America Has to Offer

In addition to premiering a clip for "All American Made," the country singer weighs in on the midterm elections, gun violence, and the change she’s fighting for.

11.9.18

It's Going to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Another mass shooting. Another presidential tantrum. Another white nationalist at the White House. And Robert Mueller in trouble.

10.5.18

A Peek Inside the Secret, Sick Rituals of America's Frats

Just in time for the likely confirmation of a frat guy accused of sexual violence to the Supreme Court, a look at the underbelly of the world many powerful men pass through.

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8.2.18

Sam Morrow's Cynical Joy Finds LA Country at Its Best

On his third LP, the rising LA country star is taking more chances and giving fewer fucks. Watch the premiere of his "Quick Fix" video below.

7.12.18

You Need to Listen to Wilder Maker's 'Zion,' an Americana Scorcher

The New York City band's new album is down home Americana music for the city streets. Stream it now.

6.6.18

Gold Star’s “Half the Time” Is a Celebration of LA’s Seedy Underbelly

Listen to the cracked, joyous first single from his tumultuous third album, 'Uppers & Downers.'

4.5.18

The Strange, Tangled Web of Assassination Plots Against MLK

Before he was actually murdered, the civil rights legend was targeted for at least a decade by vile racists of all stripes, according to a new account.

3.26.18

Jonathan Terrell Is a Feminist Gun Toter Smashing Country Stereotypes

The Austin artist collabs with Spiritualized, swears by jean shorts and may just play with a taxidermied peacock when he hits Noisey's Emerge Impact + Music fest in April.

3.21.18

Hurray for the Riff Raff Makes Feminist Murder Ballads for Today's America

Raised in a Puerto Rican family in the Bronx, Alynda Segarra is here to remind you that Americana is for all Americans. Catch her at Noisey's Emerge Impact + Music fest in April.

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