genre

Features

Learning to Love Drum and Bass in Just One Day

I used to think the genre was all matted dreads and sweaty pits... how wrong I was.
Josh Baines
5.6.16
Music Video Premieres

Two Steps on the Water’s ‘More True More Rowdy’ is a Surreal Combo of Silent Film, Gun Violence and Forbidden Sexuality

Ahead of their appearance at Transgenre 2016, the genre defying Melbourne trio share their dramatic new video.
3.26.16
VICE TALKS FILM

Watch: Director Robert Eggers Discusses His Arthouse-Horror Hit, 'The Witch'

The award-winning filmmaker explains the inspiration behind his "puritan nightmare."
VICE Staff
2.21.16
Stuff

​2015 Was the Year the Literary Versus Genre War Ended

Here are 11 great books that showed how the decades-old "literary or genre" question is now history.
Lincoln Michel
1.1.16
Stuff

We Asked Australia's True Crime Expert Why the Country Is So Obsessed with Horrible Murders

"It's a more interesting way to get riled up than watching Q&A, because there's a murder."
Wendy Syfret
9.3.15
deep dives

Wonky, Fucked-Up, and Impossible to Dance to: This is the Sound Of Wrong House

"Who wants to fuck like a quantised Ableton robot?"
Scott Oliver
8.26.15
Stuff

The Posthumous Pornification of H. P. Lovecraft

Born 125 years ago today, the massively influential horror author with inexcusable politics has spawned an unlikely sexual empire.
Philip Eil
8.20.15
Film

Electric Boogaloo: Destroying Film Academia

Funny, informative, and balls-out crazy, Mark Hartley’s new documentary on Cannon Films—the guys behind the 'Breakin' movies and Chuck Norris, is exactly what film history should be like.
Lee Zachariah
10.8.14
Film

'Patrick' And 'Mystery Road' Might Disprove Your Argument

A new wave of Australian genre films will restore your faith in movies one creepy coma patient at a time.
Lee Zachariah
10.8.13
The Mexican Issue

George Saunders

George Saunders is that rare sort of writer who may have gone ahead and invented a new genre.
Jeff Johnson
6.2.08
The Natives Issue

Top Producers

Skepta “The African Hottie” and Jammer AKA. The Murkle Man’s hilarious diss-track “Swag MC Burial” are taking shots at half the grime scene, with Skepta’s verse single-handedly putting an end to rival crew SLK.
Shanty Meddler
1.1.06