The Noisey Advent Calendar

Run-DMC's "Christmas in Hollis" Is a Wholesome Alt-Holiday Classic

The trio didn't want to touch a Christmas song at first, but their 1987 single blew up. Part of that was down to its focus on a real good family meal.
Alex Robert Ross
Future Days

Rap Rock Is Actually Awesome and We Have Public Enemy to Thank for It

Last week, Public Enemy released their 14th album as a free download. We trace the group's impact, from 90s grunge to nü-metal and everything in between.
Drew Millard
Longreads Or Whatever

Breakdancing Through Japan

A few days in Japan at the Red Bull BC One Championship, the individual B-Boy equivalent of the World Cup.
Jeff Weiss
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Chance the Rapper Parody Run-D.M.C. and Celebrate Final Christmas Under Obama in “Jingle Barack”

“Even Kanye is endorsing him / Got Barack back smoking Newports again.”
Alex Robert Ross

Run-D.M.C.'s Darryl McDaniels Skipped the Grammys to Record a Metal Song in Montreal

The legendary rapper talks about his legacy in hip-hop and why Chad Kroeger is on his upcoming album, 'Flames.'
Behind The Lens

Head to Photoville in Brooklyn to See Some Incredible Music Photography

Legendary photographer Janette Beckman's curated Dirty & Dirty—an exhibition of iconic, must-see music photography.
Kim Taylor Bennett

Danny Clinch Knows How to Photograph Your Favorite Rapper

See some select photos from the photographer's new book 'Danny Clinch: Still Moving.'
Noisey Staff

Out of the Box: The Rise of Sneaker Culture

All day, I dream about… sneakers. Hip-hop, sneaker nerds and sweet kicks.
Nadja Sayej
Unite All Originals

Slumming It With Jonti and Big Scary

Local favourites Big Scary and beat genius Jonti have teamed up for the track “Slumming it in Paradise”. It's mathematically impossible to not like that combination.
Noisey Australia