olympia

Swole

The Last of the Iron Sisters: Swole Ep. 2

In episode 2 of Swole, we follow pro-bodybuilder Helle Trevino as she prepares for this competition and talk to 8-time Ms. Olympia Lenda Murray and the founders of Wings of Strength about how they're pushing to keep the sport alive.
VICE Sports
6.7.17
crime

Police Dogs Follow Scent of Pizza, Catch Armed Robbers Mid-Bite

When you hear that a police dog followed the scent of pizza to find three teens who were suspects in a late-night armed robbery, your first thought would probably be, 'Man, these episodes of Scooby Doo are getting dark.' But no, that seems to be what...
Jelisa Castrodale
1.4.17
NFL

Washington State Lawmakers Proposes Bill to Permit Guns In Stadiums

The bill's authors clearly feel that guns seem like a good idea in stadiums.
Liam Daniel Pierce
12.11.16
Noisey News

G.L.O.S.S. Have Announced They Are Breaking Up

“The punk we care about isn’t supposed to be about getting big or becoming famous, it’s supposed to be about challenging ourselves and each other to be better people.”
Noisey Staff
9.26.16
festivals 2016

Scenes from Migration Fest 2016, the Nicest Extreme Metal Fest in America

Photographer David Burke captured incredible performances from Thou, Panopticon, Krallice, Mournful Congregation, and many more.
Kim Kelly
8.19.16
festivals 2016

Migration Fest 2016 Highlighted the Best of the Underground and the Ties That Bind Us Together

Migration Fest 2016 was a feast for the senses, a patch-vested Pacific Northwestern Roadburn cut down to scale and ignited by passion.
Kim Kelly
8.19.16
Features

We Summoned the Most Brutal and Kult Metal Faces at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics

Because Brazil is metal!
Devin Pacholik
8.16.16
lucha libre

Seattle's Lucha Libre Wrestlers are Fighting for their Sport in the State Legislature

There is only one lucha libre school in Washington state—and its luchadores are lobbying the government to make their sport more accessible.
Josh Cohen
4.5.16
Interviews

Gag Are America's New Hardcore Heroes

Watch the video for "Pretty Boy," from the Olympia, Washington, hardcore act's new album 'America's Greatest Hits,' and join them on their path to stardom.
Zachary Lipez
2.24.16
Interviews

Hunger Makes Us Modern Fans: An Interview with Carrie Brownstein

The Sleater-Kinney guitarist's memoir releases this week so we sat down with the 41 year old legend to talk about her influence, the future, and Young Thug.
Bryn Lovitt
10.26.15
Behind The Lens

'About A Son' Is the Only Good Kurt Cobain Documentary

It doesn’t even use his image, let alone home footage, but still manages to convey more about him than any other film that came before or after.
Emma Garland
10.8.15
Premieres

Watch Death Ravers TRANS FX Smash a Bunch of TVs in "I Want it All"

If Trans FX couldn’t smugly say, “I don’t even own a television” before, they safely can now.
Zachary Lipez
8.25.15
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