purple

The VICE Guide to Right Now

According to Pantone, 2018 Is Going to Be Ultra Violet

The "authority on color" says the world needs to think purple.
Beckett Mufson
12.7.17
Art

Punk Portraits Prove Political Leaders Look Better in Pink

“The Russians said that there are people coming to get me for my Putin pieces, and one lady lost her mind in a gallery over the Pope John Paul piece. I enjoy them all equally,” says painter Scott Scheidly.
Kara Weisenstein
5.18.16
seven most played

Our Seven Best Tracks This Week Are All by Prince

We normally show you new music every Friday, but we're a little distracted today.
Angus Harrison
4.22.16
Grime

Check into 'Anger Management' With the New P Jam EP on Terror Danjah's Hardrive Imprint

The grime producer's one a one man mission to bring purple back.
THUMP Staff
2.15.16
Comics!

Musical Urban Legends: Purple Sightings

In the first comic in our new series 'Musical Urban Legends,' comics legend Peter Bagge tells the potentially true stores of music stars being funny. This one's about Prince.
Peter Bagge
1.19.16
Words

Joker's Excellent 'Mainframe' LP is a Post-Purple Concept Album

The Bristolian UK bass iconoclast re-emerges on some artsy tip.
Jemayel Khawaja
2.16.15
WEEDIQUETTE

T. Kid's High School Reunion

I hadn’t planned on returning to my hometown, but part of me just wanted to burn one with the old crew and gawk at the people from my high school—people whom I would probably never see again, reliving their bleak, suburban glory days.
T. Kid
7.23.14
Stuff

Now That It's Off the Market, Purple Drank Is the New Quaaludes

Despite not being all that great, sizzurp will go for exorbitant prices, and only the rich and well-connected will be able to get their hands on it. But is it so popular that Justin Bieber resort to sticking it in his butthole now that he can no longer...
Mike Pearl
4.25.14
Words

Next Hype: AWE

California's answer to Rustie likes purple Doritos, purple dubstep, and panflutes.
THUMP Staff
1.24.14
Words

WEDIDIT's Rising Star Purple Has Remained A Mystery... Until Now

He says he's not Burial, but the jury's still out on that one. Stream a cut from his new record, 'Salvation.'
Max Pearl
11.5.13
Words

MartyParty Tells All

In advance of his new THUMP column, the PANTyRAIDer gives us a tour around his purple life.
THUMP Staff
10.1.13
Sports

Can Anyone Coach the Lakers?

In a move that won't surprise any of the thousands of people who devote their lives to interpreting Kobe Bryant's body language, the Los Angeles Lakers just fired their head coach Mike Brown a mere five games into the season. Who's going to replace him?
Tom Bobryk
11.9.12