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Travel

Thailand's Forgotten Country-Psychedelic Music Is Having a Global Renaissance

Until recently, Thailand's Molam music has been marginalized and dismissed as "taxi driver music," or entertainment for the lower classes. But now it's being embraced by the West.
Laurel Tuohy
3.7.16
VICE INTL

Mr Cherry: The Buttcracker

Mr Cherry is Japan's leading world record holder, his feats including everything from the quickest crab walk to crushing walnuts with his bum. We followed him in the run up to his biggest record breaking challenge yet.
Vice Beta
9.9.15
Longreads Or Whatever

How Independent Artists and Labels Are Getting Squeezed Out by the “Vinyl Revival”

Record sales have risen 900 percent over the last decade. So why is that bad?
Mike Campbell
4.1.15
Music

Mariah Carey's Butterfly Soda Tastes Like a UTI Prevention Supplement

I would rather drink my own urine than drink Butterfly again.
Emalie Marthe
6.30.14
The Evolutionary Resilience Issue

The Final Frontiers of Private-Issue New Age Music

Music, like most creative endeavors, was primarily seen as a vehicle for self-awareness, meditation, and recovery. New age musicians were looking to have a relationship with something beyond the material world.
Anthony Pearson
4.25.14
News

Snow in Cairo Is a Winter Nightmare

Egypt is rarely predictable, which is why it wasn't surprising to see snow in the desert this weekend.
Tom Rollins
12.15.13
Features

Meet Deniro Farrar, VICE Records' Newest Signee

We spoke with the North Carolina MC about militant cults and first kisses.
Ezra Marcus
10.10.13
Features

How To Get People To Listen To Your New Record

So you've decided it's time to take your recordings, slap 'em on vinyl and let the world hear what you're made of. But how can you be sure that anyone will actually listen?
Jeff Ogiba
1.25.13
THOMAS MORTON

The Only Record Store in Mauritania

Turns out, it rules!
Thomas Morton
1.19.13
Music

Records

Mostly Syrian records reviewed by mostly Syrian people.
VICE Staff
11.9.12
Music

Records

Some make us smile, others make us vomit.
VICE Staff
8.22.12
Music

Records

Oh my graciousness, how does Ty Segall put out so many records? Meth?
VICE Staff
6.19.12
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