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Meet the Taylor Swift Stan Who Went to Prison

The slammer could not hold back the power of the @LegitTayUpdates fan Twitter account.
Funké Joseph
4.9.19
Music

Kamasi Washington’s New Short Film Is a Trippy, Insightful Expansion of His Music

'As Told to G/D Thyself' elaborates on Washington's conceptual album 'Heaven and Earth.'
Taylor Hosking
4.8.19
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Skrillex’s Music Can Be Used as Mosquito Repellent, Study Finds

Researchers observed mosquitoes sucked less blood and had less sex when exposed to the song "Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites."
Gavin Butler
4.3.19
The Story Of

The Story of 'Blue (Da Ba Dee)' by Eiffel 65

How a song that flopped when it came out wound up topping charts across the globe.
VICE Staff
3.22.19
Music

The New Lil Peep Doc Is the Defining Document of the SoundCloud Rap Generation

'Everybody's Everything' is both a tribute to the late rapper, and an examination of the image and money-obsessed music industry he found success in.
Justin Staple
3.20.19
Music

We Asked Wedding DJs How They Feel About Playing Michael Jackson's Music

"If some of us don’t take a stand as professionals, we’re kind of enabling him."
Noel Ransome
3.13.19
South Korea

K-Pop’s Squeaky Clean Image Tarnished by Recent Sex Scandals Involving Its Biggest Stars

The multi-billion industry has a serious problem of sexual misconduct and abuse of power.
Mustika Hapsoro
3.13.19
Music

The US Army Somehow Thought This Rap Recruitment Video Was a Good Idea

"Uniform: paid for. Electric bill: paid for. Water bill: paid for."
Justin Caffier
2.28.19
Music

Here's What Hip-Hop Looks Like in One of the World's Poorest Countries

In Nepal, grassroots rap battles and free song releases on YouTube are how rappers get heard – and they have a lot to say.
Arun Budhathoki
2.28.19
Culture

'He Was a Sexual Predator' Says Director of New Michael Jackson Doc

Dan Reed, director of 'Leaving Neverland,' spoke to us about his new film, which details allegations of sexual misconduct against the king of pop.
Josiah Hesse
2.20.19
Film

'Lords of Chaos' Is a Loving, Concerned and Troubled Look at Black Metal

VICE spoke with director Jonas Åkerlund about his new take on an old story.
Grayson Haver Currin
2.19.19
mental health

Why the Music Industry Should Follow This Label’s Mental Health Initiative

Royal Mountain Records’ pledge to extend benefits to its artists is a big deal.
Brad Garcia
2.11.19
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