The Music Issue

The Music Issue

Brazzaville Hardcore: Talking Rap and Revolution with Congo’s Martial Pa’nucci

The artist is at the forefront of the protest movement against his country's regime.
Christopher Clark
10.28.16
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I Took Shrooms with Bloc Party and Interpol, and All I Got Was This Lousy Pin

Noisey's Kim Taylor Bennett recalls getting lost in Vondelpark at 4AM with Interpol's guitarist when she was a rookie reporter.
Kim Taylor Bennett
10.28.16
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​A Mysore Masala Dosa and a Mango Lassi with Richard Dawson

Catching up with the man responsible for the funniest song going about the slaughter of a horse.
John Doran, Photos: Jonnie Craig
10.27.16
The Music Issue

Public Access TV, Sunflower Bean, Fat Tony, and Others Answer Some Personal Questions

We asked some of our favorite musicians a few personal questions. Here's what they told us.
VICE Staff
10.27.16
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Prolific Music Critic Robert Christgau Knows What He Likes (and Hates)

"One of my gifts as a critic is that I really like music, and I'm open and still excitable. I'm not a bored person, and I'm not tired of life."
Jenny Eliscu
10.26.16
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A Tale of Two Cities: Disco Era Bushwick

Witness – and envy – the wild world of New York City in the late 1970s through the lens of Meryl Meisler's medium-format camera.
Meryl Meisler
10.25.16
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How to Dress Well's New Album Is All About Pleasure

Over breakfast burritors, we talked about nihilism, neoliberalism, and aiming for joy with How to Dress Well, a.k.a. Tom Krell.
Tasbeeh Herwees
10.21.16
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This Is the Last Interview Cass McCombs Says He'll Ever Do

When Cass McCombs gets personal, you know it's what he really feels.
Andy Capper
10.20.16
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Oakland Rapper Kamaiyah Is Repping for West Coast Women

We spoke with rising 24-year-old Bay Area rap star Kamaiyah about her ambition, her influences, and the inspiration behind her 'Rugrats' tattoo.
Antwaun Sargent
10.19.16
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We Reviewed Some of October's Best Music

From Jenny Hval's latest album, 'Blood Bitch,' to alto saxophonist Steve Lehman's avant-garde jazz and hip-hop inspired 'Sélébéyone,' we took a listen to this month's best new albums.
Ben Shapiro; Kyle Kramer; Angus Harrison; Andrew
10.17.16
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Teen-Focused App Musical.ly Is the Music Industry's New Secret Weapon

How America's favorite lip-synching video app is disrupting the way music marketing works.
Emilie Friedlander
10.17.16
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We Talked to Kim Gordon and She's Just Like Us (Not Really)

Kim Gordon sweats. Kim Gordon shits. Kim Gordon likes Rihanna's "Work".
Rebecca Haithcoat
10.17.16
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