Relapse

Drugs

The Tragic Story of How an Addiction Podcast Grew into a Recovery Community

After the overdose death of a ‘Dopey Podcast’ host, a founder shares the show’s unlikely path to popularity.
Emily J. Sullivan
10.11.18
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

Getting Sober Means Realizing That You Are Enough

Heroine is an escape, a relief, a safe space. Giving it up means facing all the fear, rage, and terror you’ve been running from.
Hannah Brooks
10.11.18
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

Who Am I Without Drugs? Imagining Life After Rehab

“My identity had become so entwined with heroin that I had normalized it. It was only occasionally, in a moment of clarity, that I realized just how abnormal being a heroin addict was.”
Hannah Brooks
9.24.18
Sobriety Check

People with Addiction Are Running Out of Places to Finish Their Recovery

The lack of post-detox beds is a growing problem—one that increases the likelihood of relapse, overdose, and death.
Jason Silverstein
12.12.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

​Scientists May Have Discovered a Buzzkill Button for Brains on Cocaine

Researchers from McGill University have found a way that one day could help addicts from relapsing.
Jake Kivanc
5.20.16
Premieres

Graves at Sea Return to Doom Us All with 'The Curse That Is'

Stream the Bay Area doom legends' insanely heavy, first-ever full-length right here.
Kim Kelly
3.31.16
Stuff

Recovering Addicts Talk About the Struggle to Avoid Relapsing During the Holidays

We spoke to three people in various stages and methods of recovery to talk about how they relapsed during Thanksgiving and Christmas, and how they plan to make it through this year.
Sophie Saint Thomas
12.24.15
Interviews

Look at Danger and Laugh Your Head Off: Nothing on the New LP and the Unluckiest Six Months Ever

A glimpse at the world of Domenic "Nicky" Palermo: from knife-wielding family members to crashing airplanes, jail time, death, the Intensive Care Unit, suicide, addiction, religious zealotry, and more.
Fred Pessaro
12.8.15
Interviews

Christian Mistress's Christine Davis is Searching for Ultimate Freedom

The powerhouse heavy metal singer gets real about Satan, goat stew, and acoustic black metal.
Kim Kelly
9.8.15
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Buckle Up and Hit the Open Road With Christian Mistress's Hesher-Friendly New Music Video

Freewheel burning.
Noisey Staff
8.17.15
Interviews

Locrian Ponders Man’s Inevitable Extinction on New Album, 'Infinite Dissolution

Listen to "Heavy Waters" from the Chicago experimental demigods' upcoming new album.
Jamie Ludwig
6.18.15
Interviews

Ecstatic Vision on Crossing the Astral Plane to Krautrock and Psychedelia from Hardcore

Douglas Sabolick formerly of A Life Once Lost moves on from groovy-metalcore to hand drums and psychedelia. Stream the new track "Journey" available for the first time.
Jeffrey Terich
5.6.15
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