records

The Sun

Humanity Just Flew Closer to the Sun Than Ever Before

On Monday, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe passed within 26.55 million miles, breaking a record that has stood for 42 years.
Becky Ferreira
10.30.18
Found Materials

A Vinyl Lover Presses Records From Unorthodox Found Objects

Michael Dixon cuts gorgeous, intentionally complicated records from humanity's abandoned ephemera.
Andrew Salomone
7.6.17
Art

10 Classic Album Covers Get Modern Illustration

Black Sabbath, Weezer, Beck, Fugees, Hot Chip, and more get visual interpretations in Vinyl Me, Please's custom artwork.
Beckett Mufson
11.11.16
Design

Pimp Your Records with a Futuristic Levitating Turntable

The MAG-LEV turntable is the kind of thing you'd expect to see on the wealthy side of sci-fi dystopia.
Beckett Mufson
10.14.16
Design

Liquid-Filled Vinyl Records Make Trippy Art, Music

Now, collectors can own playable albums sealed with glitter, hair, leaves, and even blood.
Anna Marks
9.15.16
Music

Here's What Happened When Conceptual Artists Released a Concept Album

Like Beyoncé and Frank Ocean, new media art duo !Mediengruppe Bitnik push the envelope of the audiovisual album.
DJ Pangburn
8.23.16
Stuff

One More Thing Money Can Buy: A Clean Criminal Record

Many states have expungement programs to clear your name, but some charge $500 or more.
Maura Ewing
6.6.16
Art

Does Having a World Record Make You an Artist? We Asked Guinness

From the biggest bottle cap sculpture to the most expensive painting ever made by an elephant...
Catherine Chapman
4.23.16
Thailand

Thailand's Forgotten Country-Psychedelic Music Is Having a Global Renaissance

Until recently, Thailand's Molam music has been marginalized and dismissed as "taxi driver music," or entertainment for the lower classes. But now it's being embraced by the West.
Laurel Tuohy
3.7.16
daily vice

We Go to a Record Pressing Plant in Brooklyn on Today's 'Daily VICE'

We also go to Queens to investigate the endangered business of internet cafes and check back in with the artist Jamie Lynn Roadkill.
VICE Staff
12.10.15
VICE INTL

Meet Mr. Cherry, Japan's Leading World Record Holder

We hung out with the man who holds 12 Guinness World Records for feats ranging from crab walking to crushing walnuts with his butt
Vice Beta
9.9.15
VICE vs Video games

What Would Video Games Based on My Favorite Albums Be Like?

Games are always looking to cinema, and other games, for inspiration—but what if they were to focus exclusively on one record?
Mike Diver
8.28.15