punk

Despair

The 'Punk' CBGB-Themed Target Is Peak Late Capitalism

Corporations jumping on culture for profit is obviously an old story, but this time it happened less than two blocks from where I grew up.
Eve Peyser
7.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Former Lawyer Is Now Thrashing to a Punk Band Called Copstabber

Ty Cobb was spotted shredding an air guitar at the band's show in DC while they played hits like "Butt Drugs" and "I Like Cocaine."
Drew Schwartz
7.9.18
VICE TALKS FILM

John Cameron Mitchell on His New Film 'How to Talk to Girls at Parties'

The director's sci-fi odyssey follows a group of teenage punks who accidentally run into a roving band of aliens in 1970s England.
VICE Staff
5.30.18
Photo

The Rad Women Who Crashed the 70s LA Punk Scene

"Maybe that’s the punkness of being female: Don’t ask for permission, don’t seek male approval, just do it for yourself."
Miss Rosen
5.21.18
Art

These LSD-Inspired Paintings Are Wild, Man

Don't let that fool you, they're really good!
Kara Weisenstein
5.4.18
Culture

Intimate Photos of the Ramones During Punk's Early Days

After Danny Fields discovered the Ramones, he spent the next five years managing and photographing the band.
Miss Rosen
4.23.18
Photography

Candid Photos of New York's Radical Women in the 70s and 80s

Photographer Marcia Resnick's portraits of fierce female artists like Joan Jett and Debbie Harry capture the revolutionary spirit of the times.
Miss Rosen
4.3.18
style

We Asked People with Mullets Why They Have Mullets

"The haircut can make you look sexy, but as soon as you pop on a tracksuit, you look like a 12-year-old thug."
Pol Rodellar
4.2.18
Culture

Wild Stories of Partying with Warhol and Bowie in the 70s

Painter Duncan Hannah relives New York's most debauched decade and shares exclusive behind-the-scenes photos with VICE.
Miss Rosen
3.14.18
Black Women Making History

Christina Long Is Opening Up the Mosh Pit for Black Women

The creator of the 'BLKGRLSWURLD' zine talks about being a woman of color in a music scene typically associated with white men.
Amirah Mercer
2.22.18
Drugs

Advice on Taking LSD from Seasoned Acid Aficionados

Some dos and don'ts from Peter (74), Holger (64), and Adam (54).
Kristian Ejlebæk Nielsen
1.30.18
Comics

'Sucy and Melina Go to a Concert,' Today's Comic by Diego Sandoval

It takes a shitty punk concert to help Melina remember why she loves her free-spirited girlfriend.
Diego Sandoval
12.22.17