the netherlands

Weed

The Netherlands’ Master Weed Growers Are Flocking to Canada

As the Dutch stumble towards legalization, Canadian businesses are taking advantage of their talent.
Lizan Nijkrake
11.22.18
Noisey News

1 Dead, 3 in Critical Condition After Bus Hits Fans at Dutch Festival

Local police have confirmed that a suspect is in custody. It's still not clear if the collision was intentional or not.
Alex Robert Ross
6.18.18
Travel

People Told Us the Worst Stuff They've Done in Amsterdam

"I GOTTA FUCK! I NEED TO FUCK! I GOTTA FUCK!"
VICE Staff
6.2.18
Features

When Metal Festivals Get Political, It Feels Like Utopia

This year's edition of beloved Dutch metal fest Roadburn was about something bigger than music, which only added to its magic.
Kim Kelly
5.22.18
Scene Reports

Utrecht’s Black Metal Scene Exposes Its Progressive Character

With a DIY mentality and a diverse and robust musical output, the Dutch city's black meal scene is steadily growing in stature, and rightly so.
Luís Peña Pires
4.18.18
Nightlife

24-Hour Clubs Can Totally Transform a City, Both For Better and For Worse

In Amsterdam, one of the party capital sof the world reckons with the socio-economic challenges of 24-hour nightlife.
Timo Koren
2.12.18
the unspoken cost of being a hooligan

My Double Life As a Hooligan Cost Me My Job, My Relationship and A Lot Of Money

For a decade, Nick Hay lived the life of a football casual, travelling the Netherlands to watch his team and scrap with opposition fans. Here, Nick explains how he combined his life as a casual with his career.
Nick Hay*
1.11.17
Premieres

Celebrate Friday the 13th with Ggu:ll's Terrifying Drone-Laced Doom

Stream 'Dwaling,' the mind-crushing debut from this Dutch doom crew, and keep an ear out for an appearance from The Devil's Blood's Farida Lemouchi.
Kim Kelly
5.13.16
thump news

A Dutch Firm Has Designed One Swanky DJ Console

The Selectors Cabinet was first unveiled at Milan Design Week earlier this year.
Michael Scott Barron
5.2.16
News

I Was a Victim of the Notorious 'Butcher Dentist'

"Butcher dentist" Jacobus van Nierop, who was sentenced to eight years in prison this week, ripped out my teeth and left me to bleed.
Paul Douard
4.27.16
News

The Rich Bastard's Guide to Choosing Which Tax Haven Is Right for You

Muscle in on some of that sweet, tax-free action with our friendly user guide.
Gavin Haynes
4.7.16
Interviews

Dutch Post-Punks Gold Talk Emojis, Optimism, and Recovering from The Devil's Blood

"Someone described our album as 'Silver-lining darkness' and that's what it is. It's dark, it's draining music, but there is hope surrounding it.”
12.11.15
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