Volume 18 Issue 3



Juan Hinestroza is an assistant professor of fiber science and directs the Textiles Nanotechnology Laboratory at the College of Human Ecology at Cornell University.


British Leather Boys

By 1954, rock ’n’ roll had begun to flourish in Europe, evolving with its own eccentricities.


Imaginary Friend

Photos by Ellen Rogers Stylist: Aldene Johnson


Euro Ned

Photos by Bruno Staub Stylist: Lotta Volkova Adam Hair: Olivier De Vriendt


Street Wear

As a part-time harm-reduction worker based in the Downtown Eastside (DTES) of Vancouver, Canada, I spend a couple days each week chatting with hundreds of the approximately 18,000 addicts and marginalized people crammed into the area.


Employees of the Month

When photojournalist Harry Benson traveled to America with the Beatles in 1964, he knew he would stay. Since then he’s photographed everyone from JFK to Obama to Frank Sinatra to Brad Pitt.


Notes from Fashion Don’ts Week in Milan

I’m in Milan! Woo-hoo!! Vice sent me here to “cover” the spring Fashion DON’Ts collections and I think I just spotted Dustin Diamond being mobbed by wealthy hipsters!


Nicola Formichetti

Designer Nicola Formichetti was born in Japan and raised in Italy, which is the fashion-industry equivalent of an anorexic midget with arms like Popeye deciding to become a jockey.


The Cholombians

A small brothel and vendors selling pirated DVDs, homemade porn, and fake Polo shirts surround “The Colombian Embassy” in Monterrey.


Hose Hoes' 2

Cover model and professional butt licker Julia Ann reminds me of my wife. (Not that my wife hangs off black curtain rods and licks butts.)


Remembering the Wandervogel

You thought that youth culture began after the Second World War, but it didn't. In fact, the story goes back to the late 19th century, when urban gangs in American and Northern Europe began to attract outraged press attention through their behavior and...


Gaahl Hates Your Sweatpants

You remember Gaahl. He's that skinny, long-haired Norseman we've featured on and off for a while now, particularly in the VICE documentary True Norwegian Black Metal.