Mahmood Fazal

Inside Outsider

How Australia Discovered Grime and Made it Something of Its Own

We asked the Smash Brothers how they brought a London subculture to Melbourne and launched a national movement.
Mahmood Fazal
a day ago
Australia bushfires

What Does Weeks of Bushfire Smoke Actually Do to Your Lungs?

If you're living in Sydney or Melbourne you can expect some damage and possible health consequences in the future.
Mahmood Fazal
1.15.20
Music

Sisqo Told Us the Origin Story for His Timeless Masterpiece, 'Thong Song'

On the song's 20th anniversary, we found out how divine intervention, The Beatles, and the violinist for Star Wars were involved in the creation of 'Thong Song'.
Mahmood Fazal
11.20.19
Music

A New Wave of Australian Hip Hop Represents the Forgotten Suburbs

Here's some of the most exciting talent from across Australia.
Mahmood Fazal
11.7.19
Film

John Waters Talks Villains, Violence and Partying with the Hells Angels

We spoke to the "Sultan of Sleaze" ahead of his national tour.
Mahmood Fazal
10.15.19
Photography

Bill Henson Revisits Suburbia, Looking For Home

The photographer's latest exhibition is a eulogy for his lost childhood.
Mahmood Fazal
8.29.19
VICE RAPS

OneFour Is Banned From Performing In Sydney, Again

Why are Australia's most exciting rappers being censored?
Mahmood Fazal
8.6.19
VICE RAPS

Behind The Scenes With OneFour: Australia's First Drill Rappers

VICE meets OneFour in a documentary about Australia's first Drill rappers.
Mahmood Fazal
8.1.19
violent times

Australia's Deadliest Soldier Discusses Training to Kill

In this episode of Violent Times, we interview Sgt. Paul Cale about state-sanctioned violence.
Mahmood Fazal
2.8.19
violent times

Indigenous Australians Are the Most Incarcerated People on Earth

In this episode of Violent Times, we interview Vickie Roach about violence and indigenous incarceration.
Mahmood Fazal
1.29.19
Inside Outsider

Granville Boys Barbershop Gives Hope to Struggling Kids

The high-school barbershop program arms disengaged students with scissors and ambition.
Mahmood Fazal
1.22.19
violent times

From Tintin to AK-47s: A Teenage Tamil Tiger On Revolution And Terror

Listen to our new Podcast with Niromi Di Soyza, who joined the Tamil Tigers at 15.
Mahmood Fazal
1.21.19
0114