Sam Ray

Premieres

American Pleasure Club Detail 'Fucking Bliss,' a Difficult, Long-Dormant LP

The follow-up to last year's magnificent 'A Whole Fucking Lifetime of This' was recorded in 2015, but remained unreleased. We're premiering the record's first single, "what kind of love?"
Alex Robert Ross
1.24.19
New music

Kitty and Sam Ray Are a Rave-Pop Duo Now

"I Got That Boom" is the first single from the prolific couple's new project, The Pom-Poms. A self-titled EP is scheduled for September 21.
Alex Robert Ross
9.7.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 9 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from Kanye West, Father John Misty, and Oneohtrix Point Never top this week's list of essential new projects.
Alex Robert Ross
Colin Joyce
Lawrence Burney
Ryan Basill
Sarah MacDonald
6.1.18
Interviews

Sam Ray Knows What Heaven Feels Like

Listen to "This Is Heaven and I'd Die for It," the third single from American Pleasure Club's 'A Whole Fucking Lifetime of This.'
Alex Robert Ross
1.16.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 6 New(ish) Albums from the Holiday Break

Albums from Jeff Rosenstock, CupcakKe, and Lil Wayne made Christmas and New Year more interesting.
Noisey Staff
1.14.18
New music

Teen Suicide Become American Pleasure Club and Release a Surprise New Album

Listen to 'i blew on a dandelion & the whole world disappeared' here, then look out for a full debut from American Pleasure Club in the new year.
Alex Robert Ross
12.24.17
Premieres

Here’s Ricky Eat Acid’s Unnerving but Also Incredibly Soothing Video for “Never Alone In A Dark Room”

For an optimum viewing experience, watch alone in a dark room.
Emma Garland
10.31.16
Interviews

Trying and Failing Spectacularly: How Sam Ray Defines the Indefinable

Talking music, myths, and heroin with the mastermind behind Teen Suicide and Ricky Eat Acid.
Emma Garland
4.29.16
VICE Premiere

VICE Exclusive: Listen to an Exclusive Stream of Ricky Eat Acid's New Mixtape About Smoking Weed

One song is about McDonald's and another is about XBox 360.
Charlie Ambler
5.28.15