punk

Album Streams

Self Defense Family’s New Album Inquires ‘Have You Considered Punk Music?’

We broke down the band’s sixth album with vocalist and lyricist Patrick Kindlon, and you can stream it here before its release later this week.
Lauren O'Neill
6.25.18
To Hell And Back

There's No Room In Metal for Racists, Abusers, and Bigots

A meditation on enabling oppression, As I Lay Dying, Emperor, and taking accountability for one's own mistakes (plus some sweet new metal tunes).
Kim Kelly
6.25.18
Premieres

Little Ugly Girls Are the Legendary Oz Punks You Never Heard About

Listen to the first single from the band's debut album, 20 years in the making.
Shaad D’Souza
6.20.18
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
6.8.18
Premieres

Cassus' 'Separation Anxiety' Is Inventive Screamo That Hammers at Capitalism

We premiere the emoviolence crew's endlessly vital new album and talk to them about surviving in a future that seems designed to bring you to the depths.
Daniel G. Wilson
5.21.18
New music

Fucked Up’s Cover of “High Rise” Will Rip You a New One

The beloved Canadian punx deliver their take on The Train Spotters 1979 release for a new 7 inch.
Lauren O'Neill
5.17.18
Premieres

Stream Wax Idols' Sinister and Unsettling New Album 'Happy Ending'

The band's new record is drenched in layers of post-punk, goth rock, and new wave – and boy oh boy does it kick ass.
Will Schube
5.15.18
Essays

Did SSION Just Quietly Release the Most Astonishing Album of the Summer?

The cult DIY hero has returned after seven years – this time with a record featuring Sky Ferreira, Ariel Pink, Hole’s Patty Schemel and more.
Daisy Jones
5.11.18
Noisey News

Watch The Distillers Play Their First Show in 12 Years

Brody Dalle and co. performed a roaring set of certified classics in San Diego a few days ago. Check in on the action for yourself here.
Lauren O'Neill
4.30.18
Music

Princess Nokia's Love for Bondage Wear and Mohawks Runs Deep

In a talk at USC last week, Princess Nokia decoded her multi-genre style and music influences.
Katya Lopatko
4.19.18
Pity Party

Sleater-Kinney’s “Modern Girl” Is Still a Parable for Life in Your Twenties

The simple, sad track was released in 2005, but pretty much eternally maps the insecurities of early adulthood.
Lauren O'Neill
4.18.18
First Dates

I Took Every Member of 5 Seconds of Summer on a Date to Nando's

We spoke about fame, boybands and how we are all hurtling towards our inevitable deaths.
Daisy Jones
4.16.18