Tennessee

Photos

Photos of the Land Where Dolly Parton Is Benefactor, Muse and Queen

The country megastar's home county is full of hospitals, hotels, restaurants, and attractions funded by or inspired by Dolly.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
1.9.19
Rank Your Records

Ben Nichols Ranks Lucero’s Eight Albums

Ahead of the release of the Memphis band's new album, 'Among the Ghosts,' the frontman looked back on a 20-year career full of songs about women, work, and bad tattoos.
Dan Ozzi
8.3.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

WWE's Kane Might Actually Be the Next Mayor of a Tennessee County

He just won the Republican primary in Knox County's mayoral election, and he's set to chokeslam his Democratic opponent into oblivion.
Drew Schwartz
5.3.18
immigration

Inside the Biggest, Most Aggressive Immigration Raid Under Trump

Ninety-seven people were caught in an action that alarmed immigrant advocates and demonstrated how aggressive US immigration agency ICE has become.
Meredith Hoffman
4.10.18
Interviews

How the Destruction of Appalachia Inspired Its Black Metal Scene

Stream the new LP from Pittsburgh's Slaves BC, and explore how Appalachian black metal artists find inspiration from beauty and destruction.
Mason Adams
3.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

WWE's Kane Is Running for Mayor in Tennessee

The Undertaker's brother raised hell in the ring. Now he wants to lower taxes.
Drew Schwartz
4.12.17
Holy Shit

Listen to “Funeral Pyre,” an Inevitably Gorgeous New Song from Julien Baker

The Memphis singer-songwriter has signed to Matador Records and will tour in the spring.
Alex Robert Ross
1.9.17
Dessert

Something's Wrong if Pie Doesn't Give You Complete Happiness

"Everybody’s different though. You’ve got to find the perfect pie for the perfect person."
Munchies Staff
11.27.16
Brought to You by Jack Daniels

Tennessee Rap is Finally Outgrowing its Underdog Status

In the first of a series of articles brought to you by Jack Daniels, we investigate the vibrant hip-hop communities of Tennessee.
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11.16.16
Ghosts

What It’s Like to Work at the Most Haunted Bar in America

Working for 13 years at Memphis bar Earnestine & Hazel's, Karen Brownlee has seen it all—from poltergeist jukeboxes to floating orbs to voices from the walls that know her by name.
Karen Brownlee
10.30.16
Travel

I Hung Out With Honey Boo Boo's Mom at a Strip Club on New Year's Eve

The extravaganza was everything I'd hoped it would be and so much more.
Jesse Farrar
1.6.16
Stuff

Art Before Death: The Powerful Work of Death Row Inmates

"Life After Death and Elsewhere" offered Tennessee death row inmates the chance to memorialize themselves in a Manhattan gallery.
Mark Hay
9.21.15
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