What's With All the Rat Bands?
There must be more to this than chance. I spoke to band Ratboys and a music anthropology professor to find out.
We Asked People the Weirdest Fantasies They Have While Listening to Music
“I would imagine screaming the lyrics over this cliff edge, hurling all the anger at my family and friends below.”
Important Questions Raised By...
People with Synesthesia Tell Us Why Rae Sremmurd Makes the Most Colorful Music
"I want to listen to this song on repeat in a sensory deprivation tank, but I'm worried it might break my brain?"
The Noisey Guide to
The Guide to Getting into Yeah Yeah Yeahs
It's 15 years since the New York trio's debut album signalled a guitar music revival. Their output, across four albums and three EPs, isn't all the crashing art-punk of the early years, though.
Light it up
Older People's Music-Related Memories of Being Unbelievably High
People nearing, or in, retirement used to get absolutely lit. We asked them about the times when LSD, weed, hash, and music collided.
VICE UK Is 15
'Pop Idol' Fucked the Music Industry Up Forever in 2002
Sure, it was just a reality TV show, but Simon Cowell's fingerprints are now smudged all over the pop world as a result.
VICE UK Is 15
NME Created an Indie Scene Out of Thin Air in 2002 and Made It Stick
Former NME mag staff tell us how how they made so many people care about The Strokes, The Libertines and other "The bands."
Marilyn Manson Pushes You to Lean Into Your Fears Like No One Else
He's observed the horror around and within him, and stepped right inside it on album 'Heaven Upside Down'.
'I'll Be OK in the End,' Today's Comic by Joel Benjamin
What happens to the pet cats of the people who turn into zombies?
Who Is the Real Asahd Khaled?
To celebrate his first birthday, we spoke with the young producer to make sense of being the baby don, mogul and icon.
James Murphy Knows He's Not Getting Any Younger
The LCD Soundsystem frontman talks fatherhood, brawls, and his obsession with British music.
Mariah Carey Is a Comedic Genius
If you think she's just a punchline or an airhead, you're doing this wrong.