Hard Rock Is Good, Hard Rock Is Bad, Hard Rock Is Forever
As extreme metal ascends, bands like Seether, Wednesday 13, and Black Map are still out there playing turn-of-the-century hard rock to a hardcore faithful.
Why Vinnie Paul's Fun-Loving Legacy Is So Important to Metal
The former Pantera drummer may be gone, but he left an indelible mark on metal's culture and attitude.
Metalheads Are Terrible at Confronting the Grim Realities of Death
On "Resting in Power" and metal's fear of the dark.
Ghost Is The Most Try-Hard Satanic Rock Band On Earth
The Grammy-winning Swedish goth rockers' self-fed publicity machine feels corny as hell.
Let Us Rejoice in Sleep's Much Welcome Return to Stoner Metal
With 'The Sciences,' the band's first album in 15 years, the high priests of heavy metal's weed church demonstrate why they're legends.
Why I Will Always Love Rob Zombie
Every metalhead should have a spot in their cold black heart for Rob Zombie.
Can You Still Be Metal If You Cut Your Hair?
Thoughts on nervously going where every metalhead fears to tread: the hair stylist.
The Metal Barbarian Dominates the Heroic Fantasies of Metalheads Everywhere
Vikings, Druids, and pirates were actually kind of lame, but the Metal Barbarian remains pure in its brutality.
It's Time for Slayer to Die
Saying goodbye to Slayer as the thrash metal icons prepare to embark upon their final world tour is sad, but it’s the right thing to do.
Every Easter Egg Hidden in Season Four of 'Black Mirror'
A comprehensive account of the references and inside jokes from the new season.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
This 'Black Mirror' Trailer About a Robot Dog Is the Scariest One Yet
Check out the latest trailer from the upcoming season featuring a nightmare version of MIT's robot cheetah that may or may not have opposable thumbs.
A Blaze in the Icelandic Sky
'Metalhead' director Ragnar Bragason on burning churches and having sex to Megadeth.