psychedelic rock

Interviews

If You Haven’t Been Listening to Unknown Mortal Orchestra This Summer, You’ve Been Fuckin’ Up

'Sex & Food' is one of the year's best psychedelic records, so we talked to Ruban Nielson about what's coming next.
Eric Sundermann
7.27.18
Premieres

Dungen & Woods Made a Psychedelic Desert-Jazz Odyssey

Stream 'Myths 003,' a visual album centered around Marfa, Texas.
Phil Witmer
3.6.18
Essays

Frank Ocean’s “Seigfried” Builds on the Beatles’ Production Legacy

On the one-year anniversary of 'Blonde,' we look at the album's most experimental song and its ties to '60s psychedelia.
Phil Witmer
8.18.17
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Kaleidoscope Horse Invent Their Own Words and Psychedelic World With Their "Idious Carrie" Video

The greatest rock 'n' roll neologism since Steve Miller sang "pompatus of love."
Daniel G. Wilson
4.21.17
New music

The Shins Get Silly and Trippy on New Song "Painting a Hole"

James Mercer goes 'Sgt. Pepper' on us.
Phil Witmer
3.3.17
Premieres

Watch All Them Witches' Glitchy Video for "357"

The Nashville quartet is neither a country band or a gang of witches, but this video is still sweet.
Annalise Domenighini
1.5.17
Premieres

Watch the Pretty Intimate Video for Jaunt's Psychedelic Rework of Usher, "Gentle Reminder"

This may remind u of a certain R&B king... on LSD.
Phil Witmer
5.10.16
Premieres

Tusmörke's's New Album Is a Freaky Frolic Through Acid Folk and Weird Prog

Caper along with these Finnish prog weirdos on their new album, 'Fort Bak Lyset' (out 4/1 via Svart Records).
Kim Kelly
3.28.16
Premieres

Sacramento Doom Upstarts Chrch Reach High and Tune Low with "Stargazer"

Watch the psychedelic doom troupe's cosmic new music video, and check out a slew of upcoming tour and festival dates.
Kim Kelly
2.29.16
Culture

‘Don’t Think I’ve Forgotten’ Documents the Cambodian Rock Scene, Pre–Khmer Rouge

We met the film's director and two key players from the vibrant rock scene that flourished in Cambodia before the Khmer Rouge took power.
Lauren Oyler
6.2.15
VICE Premiere

VICE Exclusive: Listen to France Camp's All-American Garage Rock

France Camp follows in the footsteps of Black Lips and Thee Oh Sees—they know they don't need to reinvent the garage rock wheel, and instead play with established genre tropes in clever ways.
Charlie Ambler
5.4.15
VICE Premiere

VICE Exclusive: Nikola Tesla & Thee Coils Are My Favorite Russian Psychedelic Rock Band

There's a burgeoning psychedelic rock revival scene in Moscow right now, and these guys are at its forefront.
Charlie Ambler
5.1.15
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