Longreads Or Whatever

Nothing Will Save Us

The Philadelphia underdogs are void fuckers in a time that calls for it. They rose from hardship to become one of today's most beloved cult rock bands—but they still feel misunderstood.
Zachary Lipez

Kurt Vile Is All Greased Up

The Philadelphia musician speaks on his new album ‘Bottle It In,’ meeting Neil Young, computers, Donald Trump’s bullshit, staring age 40 down, a mental breakdown, and whatever the hell his future holds.
Eric Sundermann
New music

Meek Mill Drops New EP 'Legends of the Summer'

Jeremih and PnB Rock both feature on the surprise four-song EP.
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey Next

Tierra Whack Is the Philly Surrealist Taking Rap into Another Dimension

A day in Philadelphia with the 22-year-old creator of a strange and wonderful universe she calls 'Whack World.'
Kristin Corry

It'll Only Take Tierra Whack 15 Minutes to Freak You the Fuck Out

'Whack World' is a glimpse into the bizarre brain of Philadelphia rapper Tierra Whack with a 15-minute visual album that challenges everything you thought you knew.
Kristin Corry
New music

Tierra Whack Releases 'Whack World,' a Grotesque Visual for Her Debut Project

The eccentric Philadelphia rapper is letting people into her world for her debut, 'Whack World.'
Kristin Corry
Ask A Lawyer

The Only Reason Meek Mill Is Free Is Because He's a Celebrity

Meek Mill's release should be a rallying cry, but while we celebrate we must remember that millions like him continue to struggle on a daily basis with our broken justice system.
Jack Idlas
New music

Hop Along's Exuberant "How Simple" Video Is the Best Morning Routine Ever

The new clip for the 'Bark Your Head Off, Dog' opener marks the Philadelphia band's first starring role in one of their own videos.
Phil Witmer

Meek Mill's "1942 Flows" Video Is a Powerful Plea for Justice

The Philadelphia rapper releases a new video from 'Wins & Losses' via, which contains a link to another petition.
Phil Witmer
New music

Stream Hop Along's 'Bark Your Head Off, Dog' (Finally)

The Philly-based indie rock band's follow-up to 2015's 'Painted Shut' is an ambitious and intricate record that will, for good reason, end up on every end-of-year list.
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey News

Meek Mill's Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway Is Still Happening

Despite being in prison, the rapper's annual donation of 1,000 turkeys to families in need across Philadelphia is still going ahead.
Lauren O'Neill

Scenes From Philadelphia's Rally to #FREEMEEKMILL

Rick Ross, PNB Rock, Dr. J, and more came out to support Philly's hometown hero.
Lawrence Burney