The Vines

The Vines Get Wild in ‘Metal Zone’ Video From New Double-Album

Last we'd heard from Vines' frontman Craig Nicholls, it was 2012 and he'd been arrested for punching his mother. The band's saga has been a…
Colin Stutz / July 10, 2014

The Vines’ Craig Nicholls Out on Bail in Assault Case

The Vines' Craig Nicholls has gotten free, for now. As Sydney's Daily Telegraph reports, the Australian rock group's frontman is out on bail after being…
Marc Hogan / October 17, 2012

The Vines Frontman Arrested for Allegedly Punching His Mother

Add another sad twist to the strange saga of the Vines. Way back in 2002, the fuzzed-out Australian guitar-poppers drew acclaim from SPIN and other…
Marc Hogan / October 16, 2012

Get Well Soon: Travis Barker, Courtney Love, and Others

Here's a compilation of the latest evidence supporting the theory that the music industry can be hazardous to your health.
Melissa Goldstein / November 18, 2008

The Fits and the Fury: The Vines

I wanted to hit Craig Nicholls. I had determined that the Vines' 27-year-old leader was a hopeless, infuriating interview subject, and I had traveled 8,000…
Marc Spitz / March 2, 2004