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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
5.4.18
Interviews
Interviews

Lifting the Veil on Jute Gyte's Adventurous Microtonal Black Metal

Listen to 'The Sparrow' and read our interview with the ever-prolific Adam Kalmbach on inspiration, tonality, and the perks of working alone.
Ben Handelman
7.10.17
Features
Features

Read Poems by Tyler, the Creator and Frank Ocean from the ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ Zine

There aren't many people who can make poems cool, but there are definitely a few.
Daisy Jones
8.22.16
Interviews
Interviews

Heavn Help Us: The Joyful Music of Jamila Woods

Jamila Woods has established herself as one of the most sought-after new voices in music. Now the Chicago singer is making her solo debut with the uplifting new album 'Heavn.'
Tara Mahadevan
7.13.16
The Noisey Guide To Music and Mental Health
The Noisey Guide To Music and Mental Health

ADHD Isn’t My Disorder, It’s More Like My Superpower

ADHD is so often shrouded in negativity, but by utilising it in the right way, British rapper Loyle Carner says it can be turned into an advantage.
Ryan Bassil
5.20.16
Longreads Or Whatever
Longreads Or Whatever

Bard in Da Corner: Drawing the Line Between Poetry and Grime

The poet Kayo Chingonyi explains why D Double E and Dizzee's flows aren't just for bobbing to, they are for studying.
Kayo Chingonyi
3.31.16
Premieres
Premieres

End Your Willful Disregard with Saul Williams' New Video for "Down For Some Ignorance"

Williams along with Rafe Scobey-Thal create a stark, contemplative video about today's conflicts.
John Hill
3.23.16
Longreads Or Whatever
Longreads Or Whatever

PREMIERE: Watch PJ Harvey's Seamus Murphy-Directed Video for "The Wheel"

With her ninth LP— 'The Hope Six Demolition Project'—imminent, we reveal the record's first video with Harvey and Murphy's journey to Kosovo at its center.
Kim Taylor Bennett
2.1.16
we saw this
we saw this

We Went to a Death Metal Poetry Reading

Poetry is metal and metal is poetry, which is why we love “Green Eggs and Hammer Smash Face.”
Devin Pacholik
7.6.15
Internet Exploring
Internet Exploring

A Poet's Response To Jack White's Poem About Music

We, too, heard the muse's call.
Noisey Staff
5.23.15
Art
Art

This Video Will Blow Your Mind: Experience Fright Catalog's Absurdist Extreme Metal Poetry

Joseph Mosconi explores the language of death in a whole new way.
Kim Kelly
12.8.14
Holy Shit
Holy Shit

Read These Previously Unreleased Handwritten Poems by a 17-Year-Old Tupac Shakur

The poems were unearthed by his first manager, Leila Steinberg.
Jeff Weiss
10.30.14