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Ten Years of Power Trip, Texas Hardcore Heroes

A look at the legacy of the Dallas hardcore band, who recently celebrated their 10th anniversary with a hometown mosh-gala.
Andy O'Connor
11.26.18
To Hell And Back

Hey Right-Wing Jagoffs, Being a Punk Doesn't Make You a Bad Politician

Republicans trying to smear U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke for his rocker past are way off the mark (also, peep new tunes from Mantar, False Flag, Ruminant, and more).
Kim Kelly
8.30.18
PROFILES

This Band Photographer Smoked Weed Once and Says He Wrote the Next Bible

Will von Bolton smoked weed for the first time and it changed his life, leading him to write the 'Loophole to Happiness,' which is not so much a religious text as it is an operating system for your mind.
Jeff Gage
7.10.18
Metalhead

Why Vinnie Paul's Fun-Loving Legacy Is So Important to Metal

The former Pantera drummer may be gone, but he left an indelible mark on metal's culture and attitude.
Christopher Krovatin
6.27.18
Local's View

A Day Out in Austin with Thor Harris

Home, tacos and driving in a truck with the former Swans percussionist and Texan weirdo.
Kate Hennessy
6.7.18
New music

Power Trip's "Hornet's Nest" Is Proof They Can't Be Fucked With

The Texas thrash boys release a new walloper of a single via Adult Swim.
Phil Witmer
6.6.18
Essays

SXSW Might Be Good Again

SXSW used to suck, but so did I.
Jeff Weiss
3.20.18
New music

Kacey Musgraves's Two New Songs Prove She's Still One of Pop-Country's Best

On "Butterflies" and "Space Cowboy," taken from Musgraves' third album, 'Golden Hour,' it's clear that the Texan is still the most talented songwriter in mainstream pop-country.
Alex Robert Ross
2.23.18
Noisey News

Travis Scott Has Been Awarded the Key to Missouri City, Texas

"This is better than any award show I've ever been to," the rapper told the crowd in his hometown yesterday.
Alex Robert Ross
2.11.18
The 2017 Music Issue

In Austin, Country Dancing Isn't Corny Anymore

The city's honky tonk resurgence is two-stepping into the future, with a twist.
Andy O'Connor
11.7.17
Noisey News

Austin's Sound on Sound Festival Has Been Cancelled

Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Iggy Pop, and Vince Staples were all scheduled to play the Texas festival in mid-November.
Alex Robert Ross
10.7.17
video

From SoundCloud to Success with Post Malone

In this episode of Noisey Raps, the 22-year-old shows us around his LA house and addresses misconceptions about him as a rapper.
Noisey Staff
9.21.17
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