Rocco Castoro

  • Come Drink Beer and Listen to Ashley Gilbertson Talk About War Photography

    Make your way down to the Brooklyn Brewery, drink a beer, and listen to our intrepid Editor-in-Chief, Rocco Castoro, speak with war journalist Ashley Gilbertson about the art and science of documenting the trappings of war.

  • Tonight: Spend an Evening Watching David Lynch's "Hotel Room" with Barry Gifford

    Tonight in Brooklyn, Barry Gifford will be appearing at Book Thug Nation where he will be reading passages from his latest book The Roy Stories, which chronicles Barry's weird personal life. After the reception, we're screening two episodes of...

  • The VICE Podcast - 'Escape from Tomorrow'

    This week, VICE's editor in chief, Rocco Castoro, speaks with Randy Moore, the filmmaker behind Escape from Tomorrow, a fantasy thrill ride through the darkest depths of Americana that follows one man's nightmarish family vacation to...

  • The Wizard of the Saddle Rides Again

    In the middle of a park in Memphis, Tennessee, stands a statue of Confederate Lieutenant General Nathan Bedford Forrest, one of the most infamous and powerful racists in American history. When the Memphis City Council changed the name of Forrest Park...

  • Behind the Scenes at VICE Magazine

    Hey Thomas, Johnny hasn't turned in his new comic yet and he's not answering his phone or email. I want you to go out to his place and see what's up.

  • John McAfee Is in Guatemala City and He Just Hired the Best Lawyer in the Country

    This morning I had a delicious breakfast of crepes and fresh fruit with John McAfee and his 20-year-old Belizean girlfriend, Sam Vanegas, at a luxurious resort in Guatemala City. We awoke early, preparing for our meeting with powerful Guatemalan lawyer...

  • We Are with John McAfee Right Now, Suckers

    VICE editor-in-chief Rocco Castoro and photographer/videographer Robert King have been following John McAfee for the past four days, documenting his life on the run. Rocco and Robert will continue to follow John until the conclusion of his journey.

  • Road Trip: Finding Marion Barry

    On Monday former VICE managing editor and recently appointed cultural news editor of the Daily Beast Michael Moynihan and I headed to Washington, DC to see what our nation's great capital had to say on the day of the third presidential debate.

  • Cat Marnell Explains Herself

    Regular readers may have noticed that Cat Marnell’s VICE column, Amphetamine Logic, has been conspicuously absent these past few weeks. No, Cat did not blow her lips off freebasing cocaine like Richard Pryor, and no, she will not be parting ways with...

  • Road Trip Chaos: What Does Boston Think of Mitt Romney?

    I trolled around the Boston with Newsweek/The Daily Beast correspondent Eli Lake and we met a drag queen who wouldn't "suck Mitt Romney's dick for all the money in the world."

  • This Place Is a Zoo

    I had the honor of being invited to the Rosaires' compound to discuss the downfall of the circus industry.

  • Hello Father

    About four years ago, photographer Johanna Heldebro’s father abruptly left his family in Montreal and relocated to his native Sweden.