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The First Black Metal Gig At Sydney’s Opera House: We Review Deafheaven
We salute whoever booked the Californian metal band to play Australia's most iconic music venue.
Oneohtrix Point Never Wants to Make You Hallucinate
We caught up with Daniel Lopatin ahead of his performances at Sydney's VIVID this month.
The Five Most Overlooked Video Game Good Guys
We already know that a whole bunch of games characters are colossal dickheads. But these ones, not so much.
Sydney's a City of Rainbows in This 4K Projection Mapping Timelapse
Film editor Matthew Vandeputte captures the multi-night spectaculars of one of the world's biggest light festivals.
Vivid Festival Diary
Musician Roy Molloy shares his experiences from each day of Sydney's festival of light, music and ideas.
Squarepusher Totally Mind-Fucked Everyone At Sydney's Vivid Festival
Sydney Opera House was pushed to the absolute limit.
VICE vs Video games
The Greatest Moments of ‘Final Fantasy,' Part 1
This is going to be a bumper year for Final Fantasy fans, so here's a guide to some of the most memorable scenes from the 28-year-old franchise so far.
Behind the Scenes at Vivid's Porn Star Radio Channel
Vivid, one of the largest porn studios in the country, has a 24-hour XM radio station. I spent a day in the studio and found the whole thing surprisingly cool.
The Internet Turned Porn Star Jelena Jensen into an Entrepreneur
The 21st century is a grim time to screw on camera for money. To stay profitable, porn star Jelena Jensen has taken control of her professional digital presence.
Sophie Saint Thomas
Meet the Married Couple That Designs Your Favorite Porn Parodies' Sets
When we think about porn sets, we automatically picture white leather couches and nauseating pieces of art tacked up on white walls, but thanks to the married couple that designs the sets for Vivid's parody pornos, the porn industry is undergoing a...
Is Farrah Abraham the Last Outsider Artist?
The 'Teen Mom' star created a critically acclaimed noise album and a bizarre erotic novel.
Porn Kingpin Steven Hirsch Believes Tube Sites Are Good for the Porn Industry
Porn stars have started an online campaign to convince people to stop using tube sites, but Steven Hirsch, the porn tycoon who brought us the Kim Kardashian sex tape, thinks they should stop their fight and work with the tube sites instead.
Sophie Saint Thomas