The Story of ‘Viva,’ the Radically Ambitious Erotic Women’s Magazine of the 70s
‘Viva’ combined serious reporting on women’s issues with full-frontal male nudity and frank sex advice, as a new podcast explains.
The VICE Guide to Dressing Like a 1970s Himbo
This fall, we’re swapping out the fleece vests for a horny-on-main, Jim Morrison energy.
How Jerry Williams Became Swamp Dogg, the Unsung King of Soul Music
After writing hundreds of songs, making more than 20 albums, and breaking racial barriers in the recording industry, Swamp Dogg still hasn't gotten his due.
Studio 54 Co-Founder Says Michael Kors Never Actually Partied There
"I don’t believe Michael Kors was ever at Studio 54," Ian Schrager said in response to the fashion designer's Studio 54-themed collection.
We Played Palms 'Plantasia' and Heavy Metal in the Name of Science
How do plants react when you play one ambient 70s classic 'Plantasia', and the other Megadeth?
Lost Photographs of an Iconic Queer Discotheque
Photographer Meryl Meisler captured the scene at Paradise Garage throughout the 70's
John Cameron Mitchell on His New Film 'How to Talk to Girls at Parties'
The director's sci-fi odyssey follows a group of teenage punks who accidentally run into a roving band of aliens in 1970s England.
Melbourne Cinema Cancels ‘Deep Throat’ Screening After Backlash
Anti-pornography campaigners cited Linda Lovelace's claim that she was forced into the movie at gunpoint.
The Story of Rexy, Two 80s Blitz Kids Who Made One Cult Album
It’s been over 30 years since they put out ‘Running Out of Time,’ but their new romantic, outsider legacy lives on.
Maybe the People Would Be the Times
One writer remembers the 1970s New York City music scene, which we have to thank for everything.
Photos of 'Untypical Girls' and the Radical Stages of Revolution
See excerpts of Sam Knee's forthcoming book, 'Untypical Girls: Styles and Sounds of the Transatlantic Indie Revolution,' featuring Kim Gordon, The Wrecks, Slant 6, and more.
'Mindhunter' Is Classic, Serial Killer-Obsessed David Fincher
Featuring Talking Heads and some very 1970s FBI agents.