activism

Premieres

The Black Eyed Peas Premiere "Get It," a Charged Video About Police Brutality

The visual aims to raise awareness for police brutality and immigration reform.
Noisey Staff
7.10.18
To Hell And Back

There's No Room In Metal for Racists, Abusers, and Bigots

A meditation on enabling oppression, As I Lay Dying, Emperor, and taking accountability for one's own mistakes (plus some sweet new metal tunes).
Kim Kelly
6.22.18
we saw this

What the Fuck Happened at the Juggalo March on Washington

Juggalos took to D.C. over the weekend to protest their designation as a gang by the FBI. Here's our report from the ground.
Mitchell Sunderland
9.18.17
Premieres

Fight Apathy with Portugal. The Man in Their Interactive Video for "Feel It Still"

Back with their first release in years, P.TM aren't pussyfooting around: this video features 30 ways to harness your anger and fight injustice in this bewildering era of Trump.
Noisey Staff
3.6.17
Interviews

Bassel and The Supernaturals Face Syria's Urgent Crisis with Timeless Soul

Syrian-American musician Bassel Almandini translates his grief into soul, funk, and activism; stream his emotional new album
Beverly Bryan
2.21.17
Interviews

The Angry Saxophone Punks in Downtown Boys Agitate for Change with 'Full Communism'

The bilingual queer punk collective also talk wage theft, power dynamics, and why they hate Vice.
Emma May
2.17.16
Holy Shit

Miley Cyrus Licked a Piano and Someone Bought It for $50,000

Welp.
Bryn Lovitt
11.9.15
Playlists

Which Side Are You On?: Revisiting Classic Anthems from the Labor Movement

It's International Workers Day! Here's the soundtrack to your solidarity march.
Kim Kelly
5.1.15
Longreads Or Whatever

Why Do Most British Musicians Not Give a Shit About the Politics That Affect Their Fans?

In the 'NME' this week, you can find 23 artists talking politics, and the takeaway message is damning.
Emma Garland
5.1.15