To Hell And Back

In Defense of Heavy Metal Gimmicks

We wrestle with the meaning of the word in a post-Neckbeard Deathcamp world, and share new tunes from Ultha, Devil Master, Smoulder, Black Viper, and more.
Kim Kelly

Metalheads Are Terrible at Confronting the Grim Realities of Death

On "Resting in Power" and metal's fear of the dark.
Christopher Krovatin
we saw this

Presidential Death Match: GWAR Rain Blood at The Gathering of the Juggalos

They decapitated a giant robotic Barack Obama, made Hillary and The Donald fight to the death, and covered the crowd in pink fluids. Just another live set from the Virginian metal band.
Nate "Igor" Smith
daily vice

We Visit a Town Divided Over Ancient Stone Etchings in Today's 'Daily VICE'

We also investigate the appearance of CTE in young athletes, talk to the California activists beating the NRA at its own game, and get bloody with GWAR again.
VICE Staff
daily vice

We Go Backstage at a GWAR Show on Today's 'Daily VICE'

We also examine the evolution of heroin use in NYC, discuss racism in the UK club scene, and investigate the inaccurate science behind history's most famous bridge collapse.
VICE Staff

Meet Hevisaurus, the Heavy Metal Dinosaur Band That Scandinavian Kids Are Obsessed With

They are bloodthirsty warrior beasts, yes, but bloodthirsty warrior beasts that drink milk, eat cookies, and stay in school, YEAH!
Festivals 2015

All the Coolest Stuff We Saw at Riot Fest, Illustrated

Bootsy Collins, GWAR, and De La Soul were among the many highlights we captured in ink for your viewing pleasure.
Brian Butler

#TBT Sorry Gwar, Noisey Cannot Pay You in Crack Rock or Fish

That one time GWAR came into Noisey to interview for a job.
Noisey Staff

Lamb of God Vocalist D. Randall Blythe Is Bringing His Incredibly Stark, Emotive Photography to NYC

Explore the stories behind a few of Blythe's favorite shots from his 'Show Me What You're Made Of' photo exhibition at Sacred Gallery NYC.
Noisey Staff

H&M Sucks at "Metal Fashion," But These Independent Brands Deserve Headbangers' Support

For fashion-conscious metalheads, DIY companies like Actual Pain, Cvlt Nation, Toxic Vision, Blackmeans, and Kylla Custom Rock Wear are the way to go.
Kim Kelly
VICE Premiere

Dethlehem's Bloody New Video Is Equal Parts Gwar and D&D

Pour yourself a chalice of Mountain Dew Code Red, pop some pizza rolls into the oven, and LARP the night away.
Charlie Ambler

More Photos from the Sausage Castle, Florida's Weirdest Party House

Like a strip club or casino, time seems to stops once you're inside the Sausage Castle.
Mitchell Sunderland