Baton Rouge

Horkfest

I Spent 12 Hours Eating Everything at a LSU Tailgate

I’m instantly handed sausage, fried soft-shell crab, and a deep-fried Twinkie—which probably shouldn't have shared fryer oil with the crab.
Naomi Tomky
12.19.18
we saw this

Escape the Room with Kevin Gates

We followed the Luca Brasi 3 rapper into the depths of his new trap house-themed escape room (yes, that's a thing that exists) in Los Angeles.
Paul Thompson
10.31.18
Premieres

Sherwood Marty Shows His Potential as Baton Rouge's Next Star with "Way Up"

It's the first single from his new mixtape, 'The Fresh Prince of Sherwood,' out soon on 300 Entertainment.
Noisey Staff
8.23.18
PROFILES

Mista Cain, A King Uncrowned

After three years behind bars, the Baton Rouge rapper is ready to take his overdue spot amongst the greats.
Trey Smith
11.2.17
New music

Listen to YoungBoy Never Broke Again's New Mixtape, 'Ain't Too Long'

The follow-up to August's 'AI YoungBoy' hit YouTube overnight.
Alex Robert Ross
10.7.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Kevin Gates Shares His Thoughts From Prison For the First Time Since October

The Baton Rouge rapper also shares a new video for "What If."
Lawrence Burney
9.6.17
Essays

NBA YoungBoy Is Incisive, Introspective, and Next in Line for Greatness

On his latest mixtape, 'AI YoungBoy,' it's impossible to ignore the links between the Baton Rouge rapper and recent greats. At 17, he's already more than his skillset.
Lawrence Burney
8.19.17
New music

Listen to NBA YoungBoy's New Mixtape, 'AI YoungBoy'

The release of the 17-year-old's latest tape comes alongside a new video for "No Smoke."
Noisey Staff
8.4.17
crime

A Wounded Cop's Strange, Dubious Lawsuit Against Black Lives Matter

We asked legal experts about the new suit brought by a Baton Rouge cop shot last summer—and the implications for free speech under Donald Trump.
Allie Conti
7.10.17
THE LOOKING GLASS ISSUE

How Roberto Ferdman, of 'VICE News Tonight,' Found His Good Luck Charm

While on location in New Orleans, people gave us multicolored cakes. Inside each one was a miniature baby Jesus, apparently meant to bring good luck to whoever finds it.
Roberto Ferdman
4.27.17
Premieres

Baton Rouge Black Metallers Barghest are Ready to Strike

Stream their side of a new grimCVLT split with the malignant Californians in TEETH.
Kim Kelly
9.8.16
Stuff

Comedian Sean Patton Was Paid $500 Not to Tell This Story

So we decided to animate it in the finale episode of VICELAND's 'Party Legends.'
VICE Staff
8.12.16
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