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The Guide to Getting Into Joni Mitchell, the Blueprint for Human Experience
Mitchell, in all her incarnations, remains a chief cartographer of American music and the female experience. Regardless of who you are, her map is made for you.
The Long, Strange Hunt for the Folk Singer Who Thought He Was the Next Messiah
It took author Mike Stax 15 years to make sense of the life and times of the musician Craig Smith, who was on the brink of fame before something inside him snapped.
Hells Angels, Black Panthers, and Psychedelics: Criminal Defense Lawyer Tony Serra Is the Hippie Atticus Finch
Serra, who took a (probably LSD-inspired) vow of poverty and has been jailed twice for refusing to pay taxes, has been a go-to lawyer for what he calls "anti-government entities" since the 1960s.
I Went to See the Play About Jimmy Savile in London Last Night
I saw 'An Audience with Jimmy Savile', starring Alastair McGowan, and talked to its director, Jonathan Maitland.
What the Freddie Gray Protests Have in Common with the Riots of the 60s
Then, as now, people came together in anger over how the police, and society at large, were treating young black people.
Photos of India’s Quiet Places
Kate Golding visited the most frenzied place on earth to shoot a book about stillness.
Zombie Garage Punks Never Die: Why a Compilation of 60s Teenage Rage Is the Best Album of the Year
The Back from the Grave compilations are like Picasso's Guernica or a perfect sausage and peppers hero – you just can't fuck with them.
Gay Photography Legend James Bidgood Needs Help Buying a Camera
People often cite James Bidgood's photography as a precursor to David LaChapelle's work, but the legendary gay photographer needs help buying a camera.
The Greatest Things Of All Time
We Interviewed a Ton of Dads About Dad Rock
How do dads feel about Jeff Tweedy, and how many of them actually own Crocs? We investigated.
Bob Mazzer's Photos Immortalise London's Underground
I talked to him about his new exhibition of photos of people drinking and pissing on the tube.
Dear VICE - Old People Read You Too
Send us more letters, olds. Let us be your most trusted media outlet during your final years on Earth.
Looking Back at Danny Lyon's Iconic 1960s Photos of Bikers
The photographer's classic book The Bikeriders is finally being republished.