California

Interviews

Saweetie Is Working Despite What You Think About Her

Noisey had dinner with the Bay area rapper ahead of her sophomore EP, ‘Icy.’ Saweetie knows what you’ve been saying about her. She just doesn’t care.
Kristin Corry
4.1.19
Premieres

CHRCH's California Doom Metal Sizzles in the Sacramento Sun

Stream the Sacramento doom crew's warm, brilliant new album for Neurot, 'Light Will Consume Us All.'
Cat Jones
5.8.18
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 out the action for yourself here.
Lauren O'Neill
4.30.18
Noisey News

A Brief History of Katy Perry's Legal Battle with Some Nuns

The story that has everything: a feature length documentary, Katy Perry reading hymn lyrics off her phone, and a death.
Lauren O'Neill
3.12.18
Interviews

Stream 'Onion,' the Joyful, Grief-Stricken New Album from Shannon & the Clams

The band's fifth album is a eulogy and tribute to the victims of the Ghost Ship fire, expressed through heartbreaking girl group-inspired melodies and doo-wop rhythms.
Alex Robert Ross
2.8.18
Noisey News

Coachella's 2018 Lineup is Actually Very Good

SZA, Priests, Tyler, the Creator, Beyoncé? I honestly don't have a hot take.
Lauren O'Neill
1.3.18
Noisey News

Gene Simmons Is Now Being Sued for Sexual Battery [Updated]

A lawsuit filed by a Jane Doe on Friday alleges that Simmons repeatedly made “unwanted, unwarranted sexual advances” during an interview in November.
Alex Robert Ross
12.17.17
Noisey Raps

Lil Xan Would Like to Make You Sober

In this episode of Noisey Raps, we go to Lil Xan's hometown neighborhood, and he shows us what turned Diego Leanos into Lil Xan.
Noisey Staff
12.15.17
Noisey News

Morrissey Canceled a Show Last Night Because He Was Too Cold

The Mariah of rock strikes again.
Noisey UK Staff
11.6.17
Premieres

Angelica Rockne’s “Married by Elvis” Is a California Country Classic in 2017

The second single from her debut LP, 'Queen of San Antonio,' is perfectly lonesome.
Alex Robert Ross
9.30.17
New music

Weezer Get All West Coast on “Mexican Fender,” Confirm New Album

'Pacific Daydream' will be the band's 11th studio LP.
Noisey Staff
8.17.17
Premieres

Trip to the West Coast with Ross Goldstein's Soft, Psychedelic "California"

The latest single from the New York State-based artist is as uncluttered and unhurried as his forthcoming LP, 'Inverted Jenny.'
Alex Robert Ross
8.2.17
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