A Look Back at Hipgnosis, Pioneers of the Avant-Garde Record Cover

The English design group dreamed up iconic covers for Pink Floyd, Black Sabbath, Peter Gabriel, Led Zeppelin, and more.
Demented Burrocacao
The 2017 Music Issue

We gave 11 musicians disposable cameras. They gave us these photos.

Shows, selfies, and summer.
Various Artists

Women and Non-Binary Music Photographers Step Forward in 'To the Front'

The exhibition brings the work of female-identifying photographers into one place. Now, suddenly, the photographers are as cool as the bands.
Taylor Ysteboe
The 2017 Music Issue

Photos of 'Untypical Girls' and the Radical Stages of Revolution

See excerpts of Sam Knee's forthcoming book, 'Untypical Girls: Styles and Sounds of the Transatlantic Indie Revolution,' featuring Kim Gordon, The Wrecks, Slant 6, and more.
Sam Knee

Why the Elvis Tribute Acts of Europe Still Do It

Photographer Andy Pilsbury runs us through The King's best disciples, as seen in his 'Still Taking Care Of Business’ project.
Tom Connick
we saw this

Photos of the Loveliest People Alive Dancing Until Dawn at Sónar Barcelona

The Barcelona festival had attendees dancing from late in the afternoon and into the next day to sets from artists like Bjork, Justice, DAWN, and Anderson .Paak.
Noisey Staff
we saw this

'The Gyallery' Celebrated the Unique Experiences of Black Womanhood

"Stories about Black women [are] not always told by us so... we wanted to put their work in the forefront and give them a space to show everyone how amazing they are."
Sharine Taylor
Behind The Lens

From Bowie to Cocaine, Mick Rock Has Photographed All Your Faves

We talked to the iconic photographer about the upcoming VICE Films-produced doc on his career spent shooting music's greatest legends.
Alex Robert Ross

Amanda Fotes Captured the Chaotic Expansion of Toronto's Punk Scene

Fotes has photographed the likes of PUP, Metz, The Dirty Nil, and—in a wild swerve—even Taylor Swift.
Luke Ottenhof

Clay Rossner Has Been Photographing the Vinyl Revival and, Honestly Guys, It's Beautiful

Here's Mac Demarco’s 'Salad Days' surrounded by greenery and an ashtray full of stubbed-out cigarettes, and trinkets and diary notes dotted around Sufjan Stevens’ 'Carrie & Lowell.'
Emma Garland
Behind The Lens

We Talk to Prayers Singer Leafar Seyer About the Beauty of Cholo Goth Culture

Plus watch the San Diego duo's new vid for "West End Girls," alongside a bunch of behind the scene pics.
Raffaela Kenny-Cincotta
we asked a smart person

Why Are So Many High Profile Artists Against Letting Photographers Own Their Own Pictures?

We asked a lawyer why photographers are having to sign their rights away to take pictures of artists like Taylor Swift and the Foo Fighters.
Ryan Bassil