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Award Shows Are Too Out of Touch to Be Saved

Nights like the VMAs are shrinking in cultural importance, and there’s no turning back.
Connor Garel
8.21.18
thump news

The Chainsmokers Got a Bunch of Nominations for the Billboard Music Awards

They received 22 in total, tying Drake for artist with the most nominations.
Alexander Iadarola
4.10.17
we saw this

Here Are The Best Photos From This Year's Juno Awards With Very Little Reading

Canadian music's biggest night!!!!!!!!
Kate Killet
4.3.17
The Grammys

LL Cool J Was the Grammys Host That James Corden Could Never Be

Six-time host LL was not the host we wanted, he was the host we deserved.
Larry Fitzmaurice
2.9.17
Film

The Founder of the Razzies Explains What the Academy Awards Are Getting Wrong

"Something that pompous and over-the-top as the Oscars is just begging to be ripped apart! It's like there's a big red balloon in front of you and you're holding a big, sharp pin—what are you going to do, not pop it?"
Rod Bastanmehr
2.28.16
PLEASE LOOK AT ME

Walk the Red Carpet in This Week's Comic from Julian Glander

A well-tamed mane is key to a successful appearance.
Julian Glander
1.12.16
Stuff

The Oscars 2015: Live Blog

Guest blogger Pauly Shore, along with VICE contributors Megan Koester and Alex J. Mann, will get you through this with your sanity intact.
VICE Staff
2.22.15
NSFW

I Went to the Academy Awards of Sex Toys

It had all the fanfare of the Oscars, but with way more dildos.
Merrill Markoe
2.18.15
Music

The Grammys: Sam Smith Ruled, Madonna Returned to Form, and Kanye Was Kanye

Last night's 57th edition of "Music's Biggest Night" was proof once again that the Grammys will always try to be everything to everyone.
John Norris
2.9.15
Music

Why Are Movie Awards So Much Better Than Music Awards?

Why do music industry awards shows regularly ignore albums and artists beloved by knowledgeable music fans? Here are a few theories.
John Norris
1.29.15
News

We Won an Emmy Award!

Remember last month when <i>VICE</i> on HBO received three Emmy nominations, and we were like, “Is it too early for a lifetime achievement award?” Well, guess what? We did it! We won an Emmy for Outstanding Informational Series or Special.
VICE Staff
8.17.14