noise

To Hell And Back

Satan Deserves Better Than Slayer

Thoughts on the International Day of Slayer, plus a bunch of killer bands like Tomb Mold and Necros Christos that you should listen to instead.
Kim Kelly
6.7.18
Features

When Metal Festivals Get Political, It Feels Like Utopia

This year's edition of beloved Dutch metal fest Roadburn was about something bigger than music, which only added to its magic.
Kim Kelly
5.22.18
Noisey News

Glenn Branca, Avant-Garde Pioneer, Dies at 69

The influential and innovative composer died of throat cancer last night, according to his wife and collaborator Reg Bloor.
Alex Robert Ross
5.15.18
Premieres

Holy Cow, Holy Fuck's Side Project Dusted Rules

Listen to the premiere of "Dead Eyes" from Brian Borcherdt's solo project, which returns with a new album April 6.
Andrea Domanick
4.3.18
Interviews

Unsane Are Still As Nasty As They Wanna Be

Listen to the noise rock veterans' new album 'Sterilize' as they reminisce about the good old, bad old days of grimy, bloody 90s New York City.
Gary Suarez
9.27.17
New music

Listen to Burial's Surprise New Single, "Rodent"

By Burial's standards, it's almost upbeat.
Noisey Staff
9.14.17
Interviews

Liars Didn't Want Us to Use the Word "Vaporwave" in This Headline

Dear Angus: Sorry for the headline, but we think the eighth Liars record 'TFCF' is fuckin' great, so we hope you'll forgive us.
Zachary Lipez
8.24.17
Premieres

Holy Fuck's 'Bird Brains' Video Is Like a Gross, Bizarro 'Hot in Herre'

Watch the premiere of the first video from the group's forthcoming live EP.
Andrea Domanick
7.12.17
Interviews

Lingua Ignota's Liturgical Noise Is a Celebration of Obliteration

Stream the new EP from the Providence-based artist who explores trauma and survival through neoclassical, death industrial, and extreme metal.
Claire Donato
6.8.17
Internet Exploring

This Record Label Releases Albums That Are Almost Impossible to Play

As a commentary on music’s increasing ease of availability, Auris Apothecary has released cassettes that are cut in half, CD-Rs covered in herbs, and more.
Miles Raymer
5.1.17
Interviews

Aaron Dilloway's Crackling 'The Gag File' Arrives, a Decade in the Making

We talk to the experimentalist about how his new album is a vibrant and bizarre collection of noise. Stream it now.
Marc Masters
4.26.17
Weed Week

The Time I Got Stoned and Listened to My Washing Machine

What is noise, really?
Kyle Kramer
4.20.17
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