Investigate 311('s Cover of "Self Esteem" by The Offspring)

And then investigate The Offspring's cover of 311's "Down." Both singles came out this morning, as the 90s bands embark on a co-headline tour.


I Am Still Livid About the Shitty Drum Sound on Wheatus' "Teenage Dirtbag"

A deep dive into what this alt-rock classic's terrible snare tone has in common with 311 and Limp Bizkit.


Turnstile Are Here to Save Hardcore, LMAO JK They Don’t Give a Shit

Vocalist Brandon Yates spills the details on how the band approached 'Time & Space,' why they signed to Roadrunner, and that Diplo collaboration everyone’s confused about.


Only Cowards Will Roast the Planet's First Great All-Ska Festival Lineup

Back to the Beach has Sublime, 311, the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and Fishbone's original lineup. Get in losers, we're going skanking.


How Bad Brains Created the Best Funk Metal Album 30 Years Ago

'I Against I' calcified a combination of hard rock and funk into something sexy, heavy, and thoroughly modern.


Japanese Photographers Reflect on Fukushima

Still reeling from the effects of the 3/11 tsunami and nuclear disaster, these photographers are coping through art.


Is New York Getting Too Loud, or Are New Yorkers Just Too Whiny?

Noise complaints in NYC are way up this summer, but it's not clear the decibel levels are actually rising.


The Return of Radioactive Man

VICE heads back to Fukushima to see how things are going.


Hitchhiking Away from Utopia with Rebel Programmers e x o n e m o

We talk to co-founders Sembo Kensuke and Yae Akaiwa about Unix hacker culture, monetizing net art, and the dangers of collaboration.


311 Was An Inside Job

The powers that be have worked very hard to keep their involvement in 311 a secret. Records have been destroyed, data has been classified, and bleached dreadlocks have been shaved.