Los Angeles

Scene Reports

The New Generation of LA Rap Is Changing Everything

A group of rappers and producers are reimagining not just the sound of Los Angeles, but its slang, its fashion sense, and the cultural divide between blacks and latinos.
Torii MacAdams
2.3.19
Noisey News

Hell Yeah, Kendrick Lamar and SZA Might Win a Damn Oscar

The TDE members are in the running for Best Original Song for "All the Stars" at this year's Oscars.
Kristin Corry
1.22.19
Noisey News

Germs' Lorna Doom Has Died

The bassist for the groundbreaking West Coast punk band reportedly passed away on Wednesday afternoon.
Alex Robert Ross
1.17.19
noisey beats 1

Devon Baldwin Explains How Two Break-Ups Inspired "Someone New"

Tune into episode 176 this Sunday at 11 AM EST/8AM PST and 11 PM EST/8 PM PST when Tariq Cherif joins Noisey Radio on Beats 1.
Noisey Staff
12.14.18
Premieres

Watch Alt-Pop Duo Moby Rich's Live Video for Airy Single "Yoko Ono"

The cut, recorded in the same room where they wrote the song, celebrates the band's debut, 'Our First EP,' out today.
Noisey Staff
10.26.18
Noisey Acoustics

Here's Anna St. Louis Playing the Stunning "Water" and "Understand" in LA

The Kansas City-raised singer-songwriter's Noisey Acoustics session will chill you all the way out.
Noisey Staff
10.16.18
An Oral History

Hole’s 'Celebrity Skin' Was a Polished, Perfect Love-Hate Letter to LA

Drowning, disaster and transformation: revisiting Hole’s follow up to ‘Live Through This’ with the band and their fans 20 years on.
Hannah Ewens
9.4.18
Noisey Acoustics - Created With JanSport

Here's Cuco Performing "Lo Que Siento" Next to a Beautiful Lake

This acoustic version of the LA romantic's track will fix all of your problems.
Noisey Staff
8.14.18
Scene Reports

These LA Artists Are Keeping Jazz Raw as Hell

Kamasi Washington and Thundercat are making jazz cool again, but they're far from the only Angelenos helping LA reclaim its status as a boundary-pushing jazz city.
Ben Grenrock
8.6.18
New music

Clyde Guevara Is Using Rap to Grieve His Brother's Death on 'FreeJAH'

The Los Angeles-based rapper introduces himself on ‘FreeJAH,’ an introspective look at how the Brooklyn native worked through feelings of loss after his brother’s death.
Kristin Corry
7.23.18
Video Singles - Created With SoundCloud

Watch Jae Stephens in the Beautiful, Trippy Video for "Headlights"

The future LA star's new video launches as part of Noisey's Video Singles Created with SoundCloud series.
Noisey Staff
6.26.18
Noisey News

Here's How to Stream Kid Cudi and Kanye West's 'KIDS SEE GHOSTS'

Kanye West and Kid Cudi are livestreaming their new album, 'KIDS SEE GHOST' tonight at 8 PST.
Kristin Corry
6.7.18
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