Gavin McInnes

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2010

    Spike Jonze and Vice Founder Bribe Their Way Out of Jail in Yemen

    ​An interesting and surprisingly hip item out of Saturday's Page Six: director Spike Jonze (Adaptation., the new Arcade Fire video) and Shane Smith, the founder of the once-coke-fueled Vice magazine who isn't Gavin McInnes, were detained in Yemen while searching for al Qaeda during the filming ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    The UCLA Hipster Panel Discussion: A Field Report

    Via Mark "The Cobrasnake" Hunter.​Last night, a discussion panel regarding hipsters entitled Look at This F*cking Panel: A Sociological Investigation of the Hipster took place at UCLA's Ackerman Grand Ballroom. We dispatched author, blogger, and Friend of Runnin' Scared, Tess Lynch, to documen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    Intellectualizing Hipsters is the New Hipster Intellectualism

    ​Does the idea of hipsters as a sociological group or hipsterism as a sociological trend really merit the studying of hipsters as if they were an anthropological goldmine waiting to be excavated for crucial insights into the contemporary human psyche?

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2010

    Bushwick DIY Show Space Party Expo Is Changing Its Name

    Superchief​The Bushwick DIY show space Party Expo has had a wild year: after opening back in January with a booze-soaked benefit show featuring three of the rowdier bands in Brooklyn--Japanther, Death Set, Cerebral Ballzy--the space went more or less dry, in response to repeated raids from the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2010

    Bushwick's Party Expo Is Still Having (Dry) Shows, Despite Cop Shut Down

    all photos by Nate "Igor" SmithNYPD pays a visit to the Street Boners book-release party Last Thursday, the NYPD shut down our favorite Wu-Tang-endorsed, Superman-marked DIY space, Party Expo, during the release party for Gavin McInnes's Street Boners book. Wyldlife and Das Racist were scheduled to ... More >>

  • News

    January 26, 2010

    I Blog New York: Your Guide to Gotham's Best

    18 obsessive, cantankerous, and unstoppable Gotham blogs worth going ape over

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2009

    Photos: Neil Hamburger at the Brooklyn Knitting Factory

    all photos by Nate "Igor" SmithNeil Hamburger and Todd Barry Neil Hamburger November 12 Knitting Factory Stand-up character Neil Hamburger has, for years, been infamous for his unmannerly Michael Jackson jokes. The best one: "Why did Michael Jackson dangle his infant son over the railing? Because ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2009

    Week in Review: Swine Flu False Alarm Total Panic Edition

    In the week that we thought maybe we had swine flu, ran frightened from our offices, wandered the East Village for hours looking for wireless or a good doctor, and eventually received an email with the subject line "It's NOT Swine Flu," we sheepishly came back to our desks, only to find an army of c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    Gavin McInnes Gets Knocked the Fuck Out

    A week or so ago, Vice founder and all around hilarious guy Gavin McInnes posted a challenge on his blog. To wit: My training has finally got to the point where I can take anyone in the entire world. Therefore, I challenge you world, to a fight. Now, this doesn't mean you can pop me in the fac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2007

    Put this on your blogroll: a salad of Dada and psychedelia with sperm dressing

    Ryan McKinley's Dash Bombing (2000) In this week's New York Magazine, there's a 6500-plus-words profile about elusive ex-graf-writer-cum-come-artist Dash Snow. Snow is also a founding member of the semi-legendary Irak crew, a close-knit group of NY "derels" (that's derelicts to you) that included W ... More >>

  • News

    November 12, 2002

    Vice Bust

    Kicking the Jackass of the Magazine World

  • NYC Life

    October 8, 2002