Noisey News

Steve Albini Won a Major World Series of Poker Event Over the Weekend

The legendary producer and Shellac/Big Black frontman took home $106,000 after winning the $1,500 Seven Card Stud event on Saturday night.
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey News

Dave Grohl Still Has Trouble Listening to Nirvana's Music

In a new interview with GQ, the Foo Fighters leader shares his thoughts on Kurt Cobain's legacy, the shame of having Trump as president, and the "punk rock" appeal of Lil Pump.
Phil Witmer
Internet Exploring

These Big-Ass Headphones Massage Your Ears and Look Cool as Fuck

They're called NIRVANA. That's the name of them.
Dan Ozzi
New music

Car Seat Headrest Wants to Channel Frank Ocean on New Single, "Cute Thing"

"Give me Frank Ocean's voice / And James Brown's stage presence"
Lauren O'Neill
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Krist Novoselic Joins Old Nirvana Buddies on Stage for "Big Me"

Here you can ponder the butterfly effect, or marvel at the cool guys playing their Rock Music. Your call.
Alex Robert Ross

A Tribe Called Quest's Q-Tip Makes a Great Point About the Grammys

The Tribe Called Quest leader's frustrations about his group's snub from this year's rap categories are just part of the awards' history.
Phil Witmer
Holy Shit

Apparently Ivanka Trump Had a "Punk Phase"

She also liked Nirvana and wept when Kurt Cobain died.
Sarah MacDonald
Remembering Things

A Quarter-Century On, the 'Singles' Soundtrack Still Matters

Camerion Crowe's movie flopped, but its OST—with contributions from Soundgarden, Pearl Jam, and Smashing Pumpkins—was always an alternative mini-masterpiece. Now, 25 years on, it gets a full reissue.
Cam Lindsay

Here's the Music Theory Behind Why Lorde's Songwriting Is Objectively Kickass

Let's get real nerdy about the extremely alt-rock trope she shares with Nirvana.
Phil Witmer
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Dave Grohl Hears His First Ever Demo, Thinks He Sounds Like a Girl

A ‘Sonic Highways’ outtake shows the Foo Fighters frontman listening back to his 1989 demo of Scream’s “Gods Look Down.”
Alex Robert Ross
Objectively Correct Lists

A List of Bands You're Not Allowed to Like Anymore Since "Alternative" Became a Bad Word

Say goodbye to the Red Hot Chili Peppers and their hit song "Last Resort."
Noisey Staff
Remembering Things

'Incesticide' Is Nirvana's Best Record Because It Reveals Their Contradictions

After 15 years, the band's dissonant B-side LP gets a vinyl reissue. We take a look at its genesis and its prescience.
Cam Lindsay