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New music

Shanghai-Based 33EMYBW’s New Video "Golem" Is a Futuristic Acid Trip

Noisey China talked with the electronic musician about the inspiration for her new album.
Noisey China
11.1.18
international relations

Fighting Corruption in Peru with Perra Vida's Hardcore Feminist Punk

"The incredibly high number of femicides, rapes, and sexual exploitation – in conjunction with many other horrible things, it makes you want to collapse and cry. But it can also motivate you to actually do something."
Javier Ibarra
9.18.18
Important Questions Raised By...

11 Lusciously Locked Metalheads Give Tips on How to Have a Glorious Mane

"Do you know what I would have been without my hair? A virgin."
Clara Krohn
9.10.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

I Was That Guy in a Boiler Room Video

This was probably the most embarrassing moment of my life, but it made me realise why people do this.
Tim Fraanje
8.20.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Please Enjoy This Absolute Shitshow of a DJ Set at Tomorrowland

Salvatore Ganacci’s performance found him twerking on stage and shouting into the microphone without even trying to transition between tracks.
Noisey Staff
7.24.18
New music

Sunny Levine Grabs Shabazz Palaces for the Politically Charged "Crime Lords"

The second single from his new record 'Notions' blends post-apocalyptic rhythm and blues with existential nostalgia.
Noisey China
6.7.18
international relations

Partying in LA With Germany's Most Notorious Rapper

Police fear him, and Americans have no idea what the fuck he's saying. A behind-the-scenes look at Gzuz's wild-ass trip to Compton.
Pascal Kerouche
5.21.18
Interviews

This Collective Is Destroying Western Clichés About Arabic Music

We talked to Arabstazy’s founder about electronic Pan-Arabism, trance music, pride, and claiming one’s cultural heritage.
Théophile Pillault
5.10.18
Premiere

Ricarda Cometa's 'Soltá el Bambú' Is a Rhythmic Noise Rock Explosion

The Peruvian-Argentine duo’s new track is built on a stark contrast between noise rock, improvisation, and pure rhythm.
Rafael Villegas
5.9.18
Features

Rap is Banned in Iran, But the Underground Scene is Flourishing

"We have so many forbidden things in Iran, but does that prevent us from doing them? If forbidden rap can tell good stories, go ahead and forbid it! The ban only means it's an opportunity."
Quentin Müller
5.8.18
New music

Fuck If We Know What This German Rapper Is Saying, But Goddamn Does It Slap

Gzuz is back with another absurd video guaranteed to confuse everyone in America again.
Noisey Staff
4.13.18
Interviews

In Turkey, Music Takes You Where a Travel Visa Can't

We talked with Ozoyo, a Turkish DJ and producer, about the music scene in Istanbul and what it's like to be an artist in a country where political rights and civil liberties aren't guaranteed.
Tamara Güclü
4.3.18