alan vega

fine art

An Art Punk Legend Rises Again with Two Posthumous Shows

Artist and Suicide frontman Alan Vega left behind a treasure trove of art and photography. See it at two new exhibitions and in a special new vinyl sleeve.
DJ Pangburn
thump news

New Posthumous Album by Alan Vega to be Released Next Week

Vega had reportedly been working on the album for six years with his wife.
Britt Julious
festivals 2016

Desert Daze Is a Strange Trip of a Festival, and It Kicks Ass

The weekender is a mental and physical escapade to the sand-y confines of a prehistoric enclave.
Eve Barlow
festivals 2016

Desert Daze Adds Godspeed, Toro Y Moi, S U R V I V E, and More to 2016 Lineup

Plus, a tribute to Suicide's Alan Vega.
Andrea Domanick
thump news

Stream a New Track from Hifi Sean Featuring Alan Vega

The new track is part of the producer's upcoming album, 'FT.'
Britt Julious

Remembering Alan Vega's Screams

John Fell Ryan, of New York experimentalists Excepter, reflects on how the late Suicide frontman's yowls soundtracked his life's best and worst moments.
John Fell Ryan
Ku pamięci

Arcade Fire's Win Butler Covers "Dream Baby Dream" in Honor of Late Suicide Frontman Alan Vega

Vega died peacefully in his sleep on July 16, at the age of 78.
Noisey Staff
thump news

Alan Vega of Suicide Dies at 78

The protopunk legend passed peacefully in his sleep.
Britt Julious
Presented By Vinyl

After All These Years, Alan Vega Is Still a Ghost Rider

We talked to the legendary Suicide singer about the 70s, working with Alex Chilton, and painting.
Peter Holslin

People Would Boo, And I Would Scream Back At Them: "I Hate Your Fucking Guts!"

Reflecting on 45 of Suicide, one of the most fearless live acts to ever walk on planet Earth, with Alan Vega and Martin Rev.
Please Kill Me

100 Miles Per Hour

I was talking to photographer Bob Gruen the other day, and he told me he’d just come from visiting our old friend Alan Vega, the lead singer of the revolutionary electronic proto-punk band Suicide, in the hospital. I immediately thought, 'Oh shit, not...
Legs McNeil