Harlem Are All Mellow and Literary on "Queen of Mosquitos"
The long-absent indie band, who will return with their third album 'Oh Boy' in February, have a new single that references Valerie Solanas and Corinthian columns. It's lovely.
Alex Robert Ross
Views My Own
I Joined an Anarchist Commune Expecting To Hate It, But Coming Home Sucked
Somewhere between confronting my fear of shit and planting shrooms on Poole's Land, my cynicism melted.
VICE Long Reads
A Fateful Hunt for a Buried Stash of the Greatest LSD Ever Made
In the 1970s, a quiet pocket of rural Wales became the psychedelic hub of the world. We went back in search of the chemists, dealers and thousands of hidden blotters.
The Photographer Who Documented the Early Days of LSD-Fuelled Psychedelia
We talked to Lawrence Schiller, whose photographs of the counterculture movement inspired Tom Wolfe, about how the new text offers the "full picture of set and setting".
Love, Bums and Drum Circles: Postcards from a Modern-Day Hippy Paradise
Every year, hippies, anarchists, artists and reincarnations of religious figures come together at the Rainbow Gathering to celebrate love and peace.
The Trippy Life of the LSD Manufacturer Who ‘Helped Create the 60s’
Augustus Owsley Stanley III not only created the Grateful Dead's "Wall of Sound" and inspired the band's dancing bear iconography, but also crafted the drugs that sparked the "spirit of that era."
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Lykke Li Started a Supergroup and Their First Video is Full of Nudists
Swedish pop fans unite! This supergroup contains Lykke Li plus members of Miike Snow and Peter Bjorn and John.
Photos from the Demolition of Copenhagen’s Cannabis Supermarket
After a violent shootout on Wednesday night, the residents of Christiania decided to demolish the neighbourhood's drug stands themselves.
I Left My Taxidermy Workshop to Become a Nudist at 74
"Life's too short and some days are cloudy. We have to enjoy the sunshine. Maybe this little fly will die in the next minute but as long as it's flying, it seizes the day."
Photos of Naked Hippies and Stylish Radicals in Milan
The Proletarian Youth Festival in the Parco Lambro attracted feminists, hippies and militant lefties who all loved getting naked.
Dino Fracchia, text by Vincenzo Ligresti
Photos from Life Off the Grid in a Sustainable Commune
In this week's installment of First-Person Shooter, a member of a sustainable community photographed a dozen or so residents who survive together using only what's readily available on their 40-acre land trust.
Heavy Weekend? This Super Obscure New Age Tape From 1986'll Sort You Out
The Moodtapes series of VHS' are the most creepily calming thing you'll ever see. Maybe.