Augustus Owsley Stanley III was the LSD chemist and audio maestro who not only created the Grateful Dead's "Wall of Sound" and inspired the band's dancing bear iconography, but also created the drugs that sparked the "spirit of that era."
The Field Museum in Chicago is currently showing an exhibition that explores the 5,000-year-old history of tattooing across the globe. It's also literally bringing ink to the museum world in the form of a pop-up tattoo shop.
The latest issue of the print publication features seven unique covers that send up hokey fashion magazines of yesteryear, as well as a photo of a guy smoking weed out of a Miu Miu shoe.
In our new series we follow 20-somethings around over the course of a single pay-period to learn how they make their money, what they spend it on, and how they overcome struggle.
The clip's not much, but it's something to take your mind off the election and the death of a ladies' man.
I just found out this morning. What the fuck, people?
VICE Indonesia visits the highlands of South Sulawesi to see firsthand how an influx of new money is changing the face of ancient funeral traditions.
Growing up in Badran, a rough neighborhood in central Yogyakarta, Indonesia, it took Wulan Mayastika a while to realize that things about her father just didn't add up.
Following the latest episode of Balls Deep, we take a deeper look into the struggles that migrant sheepherders face.
We spoke to director Anna Biller about killing off men and keeping aesthetics kitsch.
Depictions of black families and black culture on television have become more essential—and comforting—than ever.
Just two guys, palling around, being presidents.
Desus and Mero talk about how the sneaker brand makes the least-woke kicks around on the latest episode of their late night VICELAND talk show.
Even before Rob moved in, I'd already heard he was a bit... off.
On an all new episode of BALLS DEEP we head to sheep camp in the Nevada desert to learn what it takes to be a rancher.
Why the heavy-handed policing at the festival shouldn't have caught us by surprise.
After his appearance on the latest episode of Hamilton's Pharmacoepia, Erik Hoffstad tells us about how he came to fame for smoking Salvia on YouTube.
These raw emotions inside us are real power and real energy. They are not to be wasted or numbed out or squashed, but channeled and harnessed and used for good.
Warsaw's Rakowiecka Prison doesn't advertise—since it's one of the best car repair centers in the city, word of mouth is enough to keep the inmates busy.
A collection of thoroughly scientific ways to help you stop stressing about your shit life.
In the face of a Trump presidency, the Oscar-winning actress reflects on turning our anger and fear into hope.
Online dating isn't easy for anyone, but it can be especially tough for those of us with disabilities.
The VICELAND hosts discuss our country's future in the wake of Trump's election.
The British far-right have helped a creature of their own take the most powerful job in the world; how will Trump's triumph impact the UK's quickening slide into dystopia?