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Noisey News

Frank Ocean Is in a Hotel, Taking Pictures of Towels, Doing Fine, Thanks

In a rare interview with GQ, Ocean talked about the midterm elections, his life in New York, and skincare routines for lazy men.
Alex Robert Ross
1.10.19
Open Letters

We Are Drowning in a Devolved World: An Open Letter from Devo

Following the band's Rock Hall nomination, founder Gerald Casale reflects on its dystopian legacy in the age of Trump.
Gerald V. Casale
12.7.18
Noisey News

Rihanna Has Sent Trump A Cease and Desist For Playing Her Music at Rallies

"Ms. Fenty has not provided her consent to Mr. Trump to use her music. Such use is therefore improper.”
Shaad D’Souza
11.6.18
Noisey News

Rihanna Endorses Florida Gubernatorial Candidate Andrew Gillum

RiRi also learned, to her horror, that "Don't Stop The Music" is being played at Trump rallies. She insists that won't be happening for much longer.
Alex Robert Ross
11.5.18
Noisey News

Travis Scott Turns Out for Beto O'Rourke While Kanye West [Muffled Screams]

With the midterm elections a week away, Scott spoke at a rally for O'Rourke, who's looking to unseat Ted Cruz in Texas. West, meanwhile, is using fashion to push people to the right.
Alex Robert Ross
10.29.18
Noisey News

Kanye West Donates $73,540 to Chance-Endorsed Mayoral Candidate Amara Enyia

The donation allows Enyia to be included on the ballot, but West's open affection and admiration for Donald Trump confuses matters.
Alex Robert Ross
10.23.18
we saw this

Chance the Rapper Was Never Going to Run for Mayor of Chicago

Inside the press conference during which the Chicago rapper endorsed progressive activist Amara Enyia for mayor.
Josh Terry
10.17.18
Noisey News

Taylor Swift Discusses Her Politics For The First Time in Years

The notoriously apolitical popstar has posted a long paragraph on Instagram about who she'll be voting for in the November midterms.
Shaad D’Souza
10.9.18
To Hell And Back

Metal's Inclusive Future Looks Like a Zeal & Ardor Show

Representation of diverse identities is crucial within a changing subculture that still has so far to go (Plus new tunes from Atrament, Electric Citizen, Ragana, and more).
Kim Kelly
9.27.18
Interviews

Unmasking Gaylord, Black Metal's Latest Anti-Fascist Enigma

A chat with the mastermind behind a Nazi-punching new black metal album that's burning up the Bandcamp metal charts.
Kim Kelly
8.21.18
grusk

Grimes Is Playing Herself By Defending Elon Musk

Grimes used to be a feminist warrior. Now, she's spending most of her time defending Elon Musk on Twitter. What happened?
Shaad D’Souza
7.27.18
Features

Johnny Marr Is on Another Planet and Wants Us to Join Him

On his new album 'Call the Comet,' the ex-Smiths guitarist finds defiance and offers solace in escapism as the world crumbles before our eyes.
John Ochoa
7.20.18
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