Detroit

Noisey News

Moodymann Shares Video of Distressing Altercation With Police

The iconic techno DJ, real name Kenny Dixon Jr., posted a distressing video to Instagram of Highland Park officers aiming rifles at him.
Shaad D’Souza
1.17.19
Noisey News

Danny Brown's Long-Shelved 'Live at the Majestic' Doc Is Finally Out

The film is now up on Brown's website, a full year after it was supposed to hit Apple Music.
Alex Robert Ross
11.8.18
Noisey Hitlist

Georgia Is Back with a Euphoric, Late-Night Dance Sound

The drummer-singer-producer's “Started Out” sits somewhere between 80s Chicago house and what you might stick on an Uber AUX at 4AM.
Daisy Jones
11.1.18
Drugs

What It's Like to Be a Big-Time Female Coke Trafficker

"We were moving like 60 keys a week. I brought in my dad and my stepbrother and we were off and running."
Brandi Davis
7.30.18
we saw this

Trip Metal Festival Is One of America's Last Refuges for Real Freaks

The Detroit festival remains one of the most forward thinking festivals in America.
Zachary Lipez
6.12.18
documentaries

A New True-Crime Doc About 'White Boy' Rick Will Make You Mad as Hell

A dumbfounding new documentary explores the institutional horror story of Detroit's Richard Wershe Jr, AKA White Boy Rick.
Seth Ferranti
5.30.18
New music

Eminem Promises to Take "an Ax to Mumble Rap" on New Royce Da 5'9" Single

On his scatological "Caterpillar" verse, Marshall Mathers insists that "The boom bap is coming back." Also: "Poop is my suit."
Alex Robert Ross
5.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Say Wave of Public Paintball Wars Started with 21 Savage

The skirmishes have hit the streets of Atlanta, Milwaukee, Greensboro and Detroit, and have potentially claimed two lives.
Drew Schwartz
5.3.18
Art

Tom of Finland’s Explicit Art Radically Changed How We View Gay Sexuality

The legendary queer artist is famous for his photo-realistic drawings of gay men enjoying sex.
Mikelle Street
4.27.18
Premieres

Southwe$t Mook Is Rap's New Underdog in "First Day In"

The Detroit based rapper puts a spin on Meek Mill's "Dreams & Nightmares" as she details her own run-ins with the law in "First Day In."
Kristin Corry
4.26.18
Detroit

This Bar Banned All Irish People on St. Patrick's Day as a Social Experiment

The bouncer at the pop-up told people wearing green that the Irish were “lower-class citizens” who would “steal your jobs."
Jelisa Castrodale
3.20.18
Black Women Making History

The Artist Taking Black Female Tattooers on the Road

An interview with Detroit tattoo artist Lorri "Lady L" Thomas, the founder of the Ladies of Ink Tour.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.7.18
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