AVAIL’s Tim Barry Talks About the Band’s Reunion (Yes, You Read That Right)
After more than a decade away, one of the most beloved punk bands is getting back together, briefly. Frontman Tim Barry explains their return.
Restaurant Owner Says Photos of Opossums Running Around the Kitchen Are No Big Deal
My Noodle & Bar’s owner acknowledged that there had been an opossum in his restaurant, but said that it was “like three months ago.”
summer of screamo
Virginia Is for Screamo Lovers
Years after the state became a prolific mecca for hardcore bands, a new generation is now carrying the torch.
Soldier Gets DUI After Taking Cops on Insane Chase in Armored Vehicle
Police say the guy was under the influence of drugs when he took the tank-like monstrosity for a 60-mile joyride through Richmond, Virginia.
How a Vietnamese Strip Mall Restaurant Launched One of America's Coolest Craft Beer Scenes
Mekong, an unassuming Vietnamese spot, is credited with igniting Richmond's now-thriving brewery scene.
VICE Morning Bulletin
The VICE Morning Bulletin
CEOs finally ditch Trump over Charlottesville, South Korean president warns of 'red line' on nuclear warhead, Apple donates $2 million to fight hate groups, and more.
This Film Examines How Ghost Ship Inspired a Crackdown on DIY Venues
Bay Area institution Burnt Ramen is one of many live/work spaces struggling to stay open.
50 states of art
GWAR's Slave Pit and the Richmond Art Scene From Whence It Came | #50StatesofArt
Here's how a former NEA staffer praised the bloodiest aliens to conquerer Planet Earth's metal scene as model citizens of "the creative city."
Iron Reagan Baptize the Thrash Faithful with 'Crossover Ministry'
Stream the Richmond thrash punk kings' gnarly new album, out February 3 via Relapse Records
Lamb of God Shares New Video "Embers," Mark Morton Pens Essay About the Loss of His Child
Guitarist Mark Morton pens an emotional essay about the darkest time in his life and how it ties into "Embers."
Dance the Day Away with Avers' Video for "Vampire"
The video, featuring a man in a motorcycle helmet and some serious butt-emphasizing jorts dancing wildly, wonderfully captures the light-hearted vibe of the song.
Cough's Latest Doom Triumph 'Still They Pray' Is a Warning and a Curse
Stream the Richmond doom titans' new album, their first since 2010's 'Ritual Abuse.'