These Are the People You Meet Driving an Uber During Mardi Gras
Only in New Orleans.
Solange’s New Album is a Homecoming Like No Other
'When I Get Home' is an intimate exploration of her Houston roots and black heritage.
Easy Jambalaya Recipe
The true definition of southern comfort.
The Noisey Advent Calendar
Big Freedia Proves That "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" Can, In Fact, Bang
On "Rudy, the Big Booty Reindeer," the Queen of Bounce replaces Rudolph's bright red nose with "a very large behind," confirming once and for all that Paul F. Tompkins is wrong.
Alex Robert Ross
Reports: Rapper Young Greatness Fatally Shot in New Orleans
Local news stations are reporting that the 34-year-old artist died this morning.
Alex Robert Ross
This New Orleans DIY Band Make Hooky 80s Music to Dance to
They're called Sexy Dex and the Fresh and we're premiering their new video “Play Me Birdie” today.
What Eating Crawfish Taught Me About Belonging in New Orleans
New Orleans was a club I desperately wanted to be a member of.
Inside the Funeral Homes Posing the Dead Like They're Still Alive
We talked to the head of one of New Orleans's oldest funeral homes about why some families are drawn to "extreme embalmings".
Easy Shrimp Po' Boy
The ultimate Cajun sandwich.
The Ghost of Big Freedia
Mainstream artists like Drake and Beyonce continue to borrow Big Freedia's voice and New Orleans flavour, but she remains completely absent from their videos.
Myles E. Johnson
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue
The Trauma of Everyday Gun Violence in New Orleans
There's a vast, undiagnosed epidemic of PTSD in communities of color plagued by violence, and many young men are struggling to cope on their own.
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.