devo

Open Letters

We Are Drowning in a Devolved World: An Open Letter from Devo

Following the band's Rock Hall nomination, founder Gerald Casale reflects on its dystopian legacy in the age of Trump.
Gerald V. Casale
12.6.18
we saw this

I Got My Phone Stolen, Lost My Friends, and Still Believe in Desert Daze

In a year of reckoning, the festival reminds us that counterculture might change, but it can't be killed.
Andrea Domanick
10.19.18
Festivals 2018

Get Your Mind Blown at Desert Daze's Outer Space with Noisey and VICELAND

We're bringing you a DEVO Q&A, an ayahuasca doc, and much more. Check out the full lineup of the fests' side programming, and don't forget to take your protein pills.
Andrea Domanick
9.28.18
Guide to Getting Into

The Guide to Getting Into Devo

More than a quirky band with funny red hats, Devo were synth-weilding art punk pioneers who shaped everyone from Neil Young to Radiohead, and 'The Simpsons' to Martin Scorsese. Here's where to start.
Andrea Domanick
8.29.18
Noisey

The Truth About Devo, America's Most Misunderstood Band

Over 40 years ago, David Bowie called Devo "the band of the future." What he didn't realize is just how bleak that future would be—and how right Devo would be about it.
Andrea Domanick
8.29.18
Features

The Musicians Who Knew We'll Be Cyborgs Soon

How late-70s and early-80s electronic pop from Kraftwerk, Devo, and Young Marble Giants warned us of our post-human future.
Joe Bucciero
7.11.17
Premieres

Get Your Sweat On With Spodee Boy’s Punk Weirdness

The Nashville resident continues his quest to change the Country Music capital to Weird Ass Punk capital.
Tim Scott
6.13.17
solo exhibition

DEVO’s Mark Mothersbaugh Shows His Brilliant Visual Art at NYU

A solo exhibition at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery explores Mark Mothersbaugh’s lesser known creative practice as a visual artist.
Andrew Nunes
6.4.17
Premieres

PREMIERE: Omni Take to the Rocks in the Sun-Addled "Earrings" Video

It's the latest video from the Atlanta trio's debut LP, 'Deluxe.'
Noisey Staff
8.16.16
Interviews

Macula Dog Is the Cross Between Devo and 'Pee-wee’s Playhouse' You’ve Been Searching For

One of the best cassettes of 2015 comes from two guys with demented puppets on their shoulders.
Tim Scott
11.23.15
Dām Funk

DāM-FunK: Inviting the Light

The master of modern funk opens up about prog rock, supersized burgers, and why dance music journalism is just the revenge of the nerds.
Josh Baines
10.22.15
Premieres

PREMIERE: The Intelligence Get Post-Punk Heavy on "Whip My Valet"

The Seattle team returns with a new track that may remind you of that other post-punk band with the "whip" song.
Noisey Staff
9.10.15
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