Vive Cool City
VIVE COOL CITY - Every Episode We've Done
07/12/10 BYRON BAY // AUSTRALIA
JENKEM PART 2
EP301: JENKEM PART 2
After a week of shit fermentation and a few mid week doubts, Hayden was back with a couple beers under his belt and ready to rock. What he was about to do on camera was to be a global first. The question still remained though - would huffing your own shit get you high?
03/12/10 BYRON BAY // AUSTRALIA
JENKEM PART 1
EP300: JENKEM PART 1
Jenkem or butthash is when you collect your own feces and urine in a bottle, leave it in the sun to ferment, then huff the contents to get high. Whether this home made 'drug' works or not is pure speculation- so we decided to find out.
02/12/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
EPISODE 299
EP299: EPISODE 299
4 days before the public release of VCC's much anticipated 300th episode; we held an advanced screening and celebration on a rooftop for 100 of our closest insiders. There were popular characters from past episodes and typical VCC shenanigans; we wanted to find out what everyone's favorite VCC moments are...
01/12/10 UKI // AUSTRALIA
HAPPY HIGH HERBS
EP298: HAPPY HIGH HERBS
Sick and tired of paying $30 for a shitty little piece of rat poison pretending to be ecstasy? Then you need to visit Happy High Herbs. You canít really miss the shop these days Ė the 29th store is about to open its doors in Oz. In this episode we chat with owner/operator Ray Thorpe.
29/11/10 MURWILLUMBAH // AUSTRALIA
DOWNHILL DESCENT
EP297: DOWNHILL DESCENT
A year ago we ventured to the Burringbar Range Highway in Northern NSW to film some Swedish thrill seekers as they took on this mad descent on their long boards. The footage was nuts. A few days later one of the boys, Anthony Fricker, would die in a feak accident when they collided.
26/11/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
BIG IN JAPAN: LOST IN TRANSLATION
EP296: BIG IN JAPAN: LOST IN TRANSLATION
Vive Cool City has always had a soft spot for Japan. So when Ksubi and Kirin threw a party showcasing some of the most experimental and diverse artists that come from Japan; we jumped at the chance to get lost in translation.
23/11/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE LAST GREAT ERA OF TOYS
EP295: THE LAST GREAT ERA OF TOYS
Hanging with Abs was like revisiting a toy shop from the 80s.. After never getting the toys he wanted as a kid, twenty or so years later, the man is cashed up and decides to make right that wrong to the tune of a $100,000+ collection - all originals, all in boxes. We get to see a some of it.
02/11/10 BYRON BAY // AUSTRALIA
AWKWARD SEXUAL ENCOUNTERS
EP294: AWKWARD SEXUAL ENCOUNTERS
VCC reporter, Jacob D Brown, recently managed to have sex with a girl whilst dressed up in Halloween threads. He looked rude and it was awkward. So it prompts the question, "Whats the most awkward sexual encounter you've had."
26/10/10 SYDNEY // AUSTRALIA
LARGE WAYNE
EP293: LARGE WAYNE
Meet Wayne - a man who grew up in the western suburbs of Sydney and who's had a turbulent history with crime, relationships & the law. The other thing about Wayne is that he weighs well over 200kgs.
22/10/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SHIT ART PART 2
EP292: SHIT ART PART 2
In Part 1 of SHIT ART we met a very talented and spiritual student artist named Georgie Mattingley who uses her own colorful faeces in her beautiful & symbolic sculptures. In Part 2, Georgie teaches us how she changes the color of her turds and her ambitious efforts to create "A Shit For Every Shakra"
19/10/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SHIT ART PART 1
EP291: SHIT ART PART 1
Georgie Mattingley is a brilliant student artist who recently has caused a stir due to her use of faeces in her current exhibition titled: "Life Is Delicious". In Part 1 of SHIT ART we delve into the spiritual world of art meeting body and soul.
15/10/10 BYRON BAY // AUSTRALIA
THE SPACE COWBOY
EP290: THE SPACE COWBOY
Everyone has heard of someone that can bend spoons with their minds. Uri Geller kicked off the craze in the 80's. Now Oz has its own Uri Geller, but a much cooler version. His name is The Space Cowboy and he can also do a shit load more than Uri could with his mad mind and body.
12/10/10 SYDNEY // AUSTRALIA
THE WELSH WIZARD
EP289: THE WELSH WIZARD
John English aka The Welsh Wizard, The Zebra Kid, Mr Wonderful.. is a 70 year old former wrestler, stripper and legend. But although his actual wrestling days are over, his use of over 400 pairs of tights, g-strings and hoods are far from it. John's passion for over 40 years has been capturing the grace, lines and contours of the male figure on film, notably his own, in thousands of brightly coloured spandex masterpieces. He takes us into this other world..
20/08/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
ONE SONG: MIAMI HORROR ''SOFT LIGHT''
EP288: ONE SONG: MIAMI HORROR ''SOFT LIGHT''
this is the first in a new series for us called "One Song", where we interview a band about one song from their current album and get them to dissect it and explain how it was made - if you've seen it, imagine a twist on the show "Classic Albums". For our first episode, we speak to Melbourne psychedelic indie-electronic band Miami Horror about their song "Soft Light" featuring Alan Palomo, from their debut album Illumination.
18/08/10 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO MAKE PRUNO PT2
EP287: HOW TO MAKE PRUNO PT2
This is the second stage in our attempt to make Pruno. We have been busy keeping 'baby' Pruno nice and warm next to the heater all week so she ferments and produces some booze. In this episode we take her to the streets of the Gold Coast for a taste test.
30/07/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE CUM COOKBOOK PART 2
EP286: THE CUM COOKBOOK PART 2
In Part 1 Ryder harvests enough semen (thanks to his best mate) for 3 courses from The Cum Cookbook, In part 2 our Chef meticulously prepares the sticky and gooey meals and then serves them up to eat.
27/07/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE CUM COOKBOOK PART 1
EP285: THE CUM COOKBOOK PART 1
Introducing "Natural Harvest: A Collection Of Semen-based Recipes". According to the book, Semen is not only nutritious, but also has a wonderful and delicious texture; perfect for cooking and then eating. We had to harvest enough semen for 3 creamy courses...
19/07/10 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO MAKE PRUNO
EP284: HOW TO MAKE PRUNO
We have heard recently that inmates in many L.A prisons have given up on trying to smuggle drugs into their cells and instead have started to brew their own lethal form of alcohol. They call it Pruno. We are tipping it tastes as bad as it sounds. In this episode we show you how to make it.
13/07/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE YEAR 12 DUDE
EP283: THE YEAR 12 DUDE
Every school has one - a dude who has a particular talent with the ladies. The one who loses his virginity the quickest, hooks up with girls with ease, seems to have an unrivaled understanding of the ways of the opposite sex. We track down a guy with these particular talents, one which we'll simply call, the Year 12 Dude.
09/07/10 KINGSCLIFF // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO KILL YOUR FAMILY PET
EP282: HOW TO KILL YOUR FAMILY PET
Having never seen how a chicken goes from running around alive to ending up delicious on our plate, when we heard our mate the chef was going to kill his rooster, we tagged along to see how it was done..
02/06/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
EP281: 147 EASEY STREET - PART 2
EP281: EP281: 147 EASEY STREET - PART 2
In Part 1, we met Dennis who lives in 147 Easey Street, actual home to one of Australia's most brutal unsolved murders. In Part 2, we get taken through a tour of the house to see how the 2 innocent lives were tragically ended...
29/06/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
147 EASEY STREET - PART 1
EP280: 147 EASEY STREET - PART 1
147 Easey Street, Collingwood is home to one of the infamous crimes in Australia. On January 10 1977, Suzanne Armstrong & Susan Bartlett were brutally murdered in their home. To this day the murder remains a mystery. We had to go inside the actual house and find out what it's like living somewhere with such a horrific and mysterious past...
25/06/10 KINGSCLIFF // AUSTRALIA
THE VODKA, THE TAMPON AND THE ANUS PART 2
EP279: THE VODKA, THE TAMPON AND THE ANUS PART 2
Okay, its that time of the week - we get to finally discover whether or not you get boozed from shoving a vodka soaked tampon up your bottom. It's supposed to be all the rage with the kids in Colombia at the moment - but will our man Jacob D Brown feel all boozy from this experiment or is it just a crap way to get your kicks.
23/06/10 KINGSCLIFF // AUSTRALIA
THE VODKA, THE TAMPON AND THE ANUS
EP278: THE VODKA, THE TAMPON AND THE ANUS
Colombia used to be the capital for cocaine. Well now its the capital for kids sticking vodka soaked tampons up their bums to get boozed quickly. Thats right, its the new thang to do. So we thought we would test run this ridiculous theory with new VCC reporter Jacob D Brown (JDB).
11/06/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE KING KHAN & BBQ SHOW PRESENTS: BROWN MAGIC
EP277: THE KING KHAN & BBQ SHOW PRESENTS: BROWN MAGIC
The King Khan & Bbq Show are a 2 piece band from Canada that have lead the modern Garage Rock and Doo Wop movements. BBQ sings, plays guitar and drums at the same time (like Dick Van Dyke's character in Mary Poppins) whilst King Khan screams and rocks out like a modern day James Brown and also meddles in Voodoo and what he likes to call "Brown Magic"
08/06/10 LENNOX HEAD // AUSTRALIA
DISASTER WHORES
EP276: DISASTER WHORES
Lennox Heads is a sleepy little Northern Rivers town. That was until last Thursday, when a freak Cyclone tore the town a new asshole. The nation's media descended on the township, along with a thousand sticky beaks. So we joined the circus to find out what makes a sticky beak tick.
01/06/10 BYRON BAY // AUSTRALIA
BACKPACKERS V WOOLWORTHS
EP275: BACKPACKERS V WOOLWORTHS
If you're a backpacker headed to Australia this year you're going to feel the pinch financially. It's becoming a bloody expensive place to travel. But we recently chatted to some backpackers who have found a couple of ways to avoid paying top dollar at one of Australia's major supermarkets.
25/05/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
Q & A COME OUT TO PLAY
EP274: Q & A COME OUT TO PLAY
Chuck the word "Gay" out of your vocabulary; use "Q & A" (Queer And Alternative) instead! VCC's best looking Reporter, Dan Brophy takes us to Midsumma Carnival, one of the biggest Queer events in the world to explore what's so good about being attracted to the same sex. You'll also meet some of the most offensive Drag Queens to ever strut in heels!
21/05/10 SYDNEY // AUSTRALIA
CUT OR UNCUT
EP273: CUT OR UNCUT
Dick cheese, sensitivity, cleanliness, jewish.. arguments surrounding whether a foreskin stays or goes is an age old one. While at Hunky Dory & Pete vs Toby's fashion week party in Sydney we found out whether dudes were cut or not and whether chicks rated that extra flap of flesh.
18/05/10 KYOGLE // AUSTRALIA
MARIJUANA: A GROWER'S LOT PT2
EP272: MARIJUANA: A GROWER'S LOT PT2
If you're a person that is thinking about dropping out of the rat race, heading bush and making a living out of growing pot, then we have the man for you. Kog is the author of a book and focus of a DVD that shows you how to do just that - grow dope and make heaps of coin from it. But beware there are some small risks. Like doing two years in Grafton Prison.
11/05/10 KYOGLE // AUSTRALIA
MARIJUANA: A GROWER'S LOT
EP271: MARIJUANA: A GROWER'S LOT
In this episode we headed back to Nimbin in northern NSW for the annual Mardi Gras. But instead of covering the festival, we stumbled across a local legend called Kog. He is famous for writing a book on how to grow pot from scratch and to make shit loads of coin from doing so. And he's just made a film about it to. Good on ya Kog - Aussie Battler.
04/05/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SUCKING ME DOWN
EP270: SUCKING ME DOWN
Combine the slurpee with the crazy-ass world of competitive eating and you get Sport Slurping - the newest entry to world competitive eating and the very first drink to make it onto the circuit. VCC's web guy/part-time competitive eater was pumped to go compete against the #3 ranked eater in the world, Pat Bertoletti.
30/04/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
LICKING UP JENNA HAZE'S PUDDLE
EP269: LICKING UP JENNA HAZE'S PUDDLE
First episode of PORN WEEK, we met English Rose; Nikki Jayne. For the second installment, meet Jenna Haze; easily the world's naughtiest, horniest & most popular "Adult Film Stars". With her boyfriend; Porn Master; Jules Jordan, the duo are taking the Porn World by storm. Jump with us into her sexy puddle of priest-fucking, anal orgasms, foot fetish and interracial sexy times...
27/04/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SWEET NIKKI JAYNE
EP268: SWEET NIKKI JAYNE
For our first episode of PORN WEEK we go into the world of DP, DV, deep throating and explore one of the hottest girl on girl scenes of all time, with English Rose; Nikki Jayne, and we delve deep into all the orifices of Porn...
16/04/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
PABLO FRANCISCO: AMERICAN HERO
EP267: PABLO FRANCISCO: AMERICAN HERO
In April 2009, VCC met comedian: Pablo Francisco. He blew our minds with his intensity and crazy high-energy impersonations, sound effects & humping. He's back in Australia again & we want to see what this American Hero can do this time round...
13/04/10 OMSK // RUSSIA
VODKA, VIOLENCE AND FUR HATS
EP266: VODKA, VIOLENCE AND FUR HATS
Three of the main things people think of when they hear about Russia is normally Vodka, Violence and Fur hats. Danny Harris, having travelled Russia extensively sets a few things straight about these three tragic myths.
09/04/10 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
THE PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR
EP265: THE PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR
Recently a friend of VCC found himself in some trouble with THE LAW. When he started to think his house was bugged he called in the services of Brad Conner, our modern day Magnum PI.
02/04/10 NORTH WEST HIGHLANDS // VIETNAM
I EAT ANYTHING: VIETNAMESE DOG
EP264: I EAT ANYTHING: VIETNAMESE DOG
Would you ever eat "Man's Best Friend?" Most people in Western Society wouldn't. But our pal, Gerard flies to Vietnam to sample the finest canine heart on offer...
30/03/10 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE SAVE LIVE AUSTRALIAN MUSIC RALLY
EP263: THE SAVE LIVE AUSTRALIAN MUSIC RALLY
Since last year the state government has been enforcing a legislation by Liquor Licensing Victoria, in a bid to address street violence. This has lead to a furious public outcry due to many venues being forced to cut live music, even shut down. So on Febuary 23rd 2010, Melbourne Music Lovers united with one intention; to Save Live Australian Music.
23/12/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
VIVE COOL CHRISTMAS 2009
EP262: VIVE COOL CHRISTMAS 2009
As a kid you'd hear Happy Hannukah & for me anyway, I didn't know what the fuck it meant or was all about - and until we shot this, i still didn't understand. So considering our pro Jewish policy here at VCC, we thought it only good manners we fill you in, in a couple of easy steps.
15/12/09 TWEED RIVER // AUSTRALIA
SWIMMING WITH SHARKS
EP261: SWIMMING WITH SHARKS
In this episode we talk to some of the competitors before the annual Tweed Swim Classic in NSW. Its a 2.5 km swimming race along the beautiful Tweed River. Only problem is that the Tweed River is also home to about a million Bull Sharks. We have a chat to a local shark hunter about this nutty race.
11/12/09 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
BOARDS INSTEAD OF BOGANS
EP260: BOARDS INSTEAD OF BOGANS
Our Swedish correspondents Jonathan and Sebastien take a trip to Mount Panorama, Bathurst. The spiritual home of V8 Motor Sport in Australia. Its usually packed with V8s, tits and bogans. But in November 2009 it was home to the world long board championships.
09/12/09 WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS // AUSTRALIA
MILLION DOLLAR YACHT RACE PART 2
EP259: MILLION DOLLAR YACHT RACE PART 2
Part 2 of the Yacht Race where a group of kids with no sailing experience take the reigns of 3 million dollar yachts and attempt to race them.. The crews (the all boys Murrum Booee, the technically advanced Gianina and the smallest Bloody Mary) are half way down the islands & 3 hours into the race, in a sailing trip that was supposed to be four hours total. Part 2 sees lost winds, lost tempers, cheating allegations & distress signals, plus finally an end & a winner..
04/12/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE SEXY PARTY
EP258: THE SEXY PARTY
Introducing "The Australian Sex Party" who love sex as much as us (but we're not talking orgies; we're talking politics!) The ASP have really important policies and a philosophy that is totally aligned with VCC, including: ending the internet filter and making gay marriage legal. So we head to Melbourne Sexpo to meet them and see what they're all about...
27/11/09 AUSTRALIA
PISS ON/IN ME PART 2
EP257: PISS ON/IN ME PART 2
In Part 1 we met Watersports (aka pee-play) expert, Melbound who taught us everything there is to know about having fun and sexy times with urine. In Part 2 we show you what it's like being pissed on; for someone who has never tried it before...
23/11/09 AUSTRALIA
PISS ON/IN ME PART 1
EP256: PISS ON/IN ME PART 1
Welcome to the Wet 'N' Wild world of Watersports, a fetish also known as pee-play, where Watersports Expert, "Melbound" teaches us everything there is to know about peeing on (and inside) someone.
19/11/09 WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS // AUSTRALIA
MILLION DOLLAR YACHT RACE PT 1
EP255: MILLION DOLLAR YACHT RACE PT 1
In a pre-empt to summer, we flash back to earlier in the year when 25 of us went to the Whitsunday Islands for 10 days to go "sailing" & loose our minds. Realising we hadn't actually raised the sails once or attempted to navigate at all, we decided on our last day to race the 3, million dollar yachts from the top of the Whitsundays near Hayman Island, to a tiny beach calling Henning Beach, slightly north of Hamilton Island. For people who knew what they were doing, it was a 4 hour sail.. we felt fairly comfortable that we wouldn't be far off that-
13/11/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
HOW KINKY ARE YOU
EP254: HOW KINKY ARE YOU
If you've never been to the Melbourne Fetish Expo there is something wrong with you. This once a year gathering of sexual dynamos is an amazing event. We went last year and were introduced to all things kinky. This time around we get to chat a little longer with some of the kink legends.
10/11/09 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
BOOBS AND BALCONYS
EP253: BOOBS AND BALCONYS
It's that time of the year again when motor sport lovers descend on the Gold Coast for the Indy 1000 Car Race. The Gold Coast is usually a place overflowing with class and style. But for this weekend every October they have to put up with bourbon swilling car lovers and lots of blokes on steroids. They also have to put up with a million strippers, pole dances and ordinary women getting their tits out on high rise balcony's. So be warned, for those of you who get a little squirmish when it comes to tits, this episode may not be for you.
30/10/09 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
THE UPS AND DOWNS OF JT PT 2
EP252: THE UPS AND DOWNS OF JT PT 2
In this episode we chat a little more with JT about his hard times over the last few years. This includes a speed addict girlfriend who tried to stab him to death and two sons who lost respect in him when started dealing drugs.
27/10/09 AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
MR LEATHER
EP251: MR LEATHER
The Mr Leather Australia & New Zealand contest brings together 7 contestants representing the unapologetic and uninhibited side of gay culture. These guys are ambassadors for the leather community, and want to win so that they can become: Mr Leather Australia and compete in the International Mr Leather competition.
24/10/09 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
THE UPS AND DOWNS OF JT
EP250: THE UPS AND DOWNS OF JT
This episode is about a guy called JT. JT was a bit of a local legend to young kids in his area back in the day. Recently life has thrown him some hard knocks, including being stabbed in the ass.
22/10/09 UNITED KINGDOM
THE TREEHOUSE
EP249: THE TREEHOUSE
Will, Ed & Jack emailed us and said they were big VCC fans and were also attempting to build the biggest urban treehouse in the UK. Their mates didn't believe we'd come see it, but when Alicia was in the UK recently she arranged to go and see the boys and their brilliant set up.
16/10/09 WORLDWIDE
WWW.SQUIRT.ORG PT 2
EP248: WWW.SQUIRT.ORG PT 2
In this episode we get to take a cheeky, behind-the -scenes look at a popular stomping ground from the website www.squirt.org. Its a website for straight guys who want to keep their sexual preferences a secret.
13/10/09 ALL ACROSS // AUSTRALIA
PARKLIFE: GOOGS, NARCS & FENCE-JUMPERS
EP247: PARKLIFE: GOOGS, NARCS & FENCE-JUMPERS
Parklife is one of Australia's most trashy electronic music festivals. It sells out viciously quickly so there are hundreds of fence jumpers. We send in VCC Narcotics Operative; Harvey Miller, to get past the sniffer dogs and find out where the "Green Mitsubishis" are at.
06/10/09 WORLDWIDE
WWW.SQUIRT.ORG
EP246: WWW.SQUIRT.ORG
www.squirt.org is one of the biggest cruising sites in the world for straight guys who want to have find some action with other guys and not get caught by their wives or girlfriends. The site shows you thousands of car parks, public toilets and sand dunes all over Australia where you can find some action.
30/09/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
DRAG SCHOOL
EP245: DRAG SCHOOL
No one gets given a harder time in High School than gay kids. It's fucking brave to be able to "Come Out", especially at such a young age, so when hearing about Drag School, we had to check it out and see how an amazing group of young people express themselves...
28/09/09 GLASTONBURY // UNITED KINGDOM
FUCKING AT FESTIVALS
EP244: FUCKING AT FESTIVALS
One of our loyal fans in London just recently sent us a tape of his time at this years Glastonbury Music Festival. Its him cruising around the festival interviewing punters on that age old question. How to fuck at festivals?
23/09/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SCHOOL FORMAL BEFORE PARTY
EP243: SCHOOL FORMAL BEFORE PARTY
Ahh, school formals. So many good chances to get drunk and into the pants of some bird you've been jacking off over all year, or try at least, before ending up doing something stupid and waking up believing it was the best night of your life. We had to go back - and Vermont High were our lucky golden ticket in..
21/09/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE BROTHAHOOD: RAPPIN UP STEREOTYPES
EP242: THE BROTHAHOOD: RAPPIN UP STEREOTYPES
Meet The Brothahood. These young Australian Muslims are conscious Rappers who smash down stereotypes and misconceptions of Muslims in the West.
18/09/09 SYDNEY // AUSTRALIA
PERIL IN PARADISE - THE AFENDS STORE LAUNCH PARTY
EP241: PERIL IN PARADISE - THE AFENDS STORE LAUNCH PARTY
AFENDS is a clothing label based out of Byron Bay. These boys are young, full on and have no respect for corporate multi national empires - just the way we like it. We cruised along to the opening of their new store recently for some info on how to really offend someone when your loose at a party.
16/09/09 SYDNEY // AUSTRALIA
THE AFENDS STORY
EP240: THE AFENDS STORY
In this episode we feature the boys of AFENDS. They have spent the last couple of years working out of an old pig farm in their Dad's backyard building AFENDS into a major label. AFENDS is all things clothing, music, hardcore, skate, surfing and lifestyle. We dig these guys because they have chosen to do it all themselves, are holding their own against the big labels and are loving every minute of it.
11/09/09 MURRWILLUMBAH // AUSTRALIA
WORLD RALLY CAR, FROZEN ROAD KILL & CRAZY HIPPIES
EP239: WORLD RALLY CAR, FROZEN ROAD KILL & CRAZY HIPPIES
The WRC - World Car Rally Championships, is one of the most televised motor sports in the world. These drivers race around crazy tracks all over the world each month for huge bucks. Australia had a chance to host the event this week. But it all nearly ended in tears when hippies threatened to throw frozen road kill at the cars and drivers.
09/09/09 BYRON BAY // AUSTRALIA
WHAT WOULD YOU SAY TO JANE'S ADDICTION IF YOU HAD THE CHANCE
EP238: WHAT WOULD YOU SAY TO JANE'S ADDICTION IF YOU HAD THE CHANCE
Splendour In The Grass 2009 - one of Australia's most anticipated music festivals. Thousands of people descend on the event when Jane's Addiction are announced in the line up. 24 hours before they are due to perform they pull out after the drummer gets and elbow infection. To be replaced by The Living End.
02/09/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE SMITH STREET CORROBOREE
EP237: THE SMITH STREET CORROBOREE
If you've ever been to Smith Street you can't miss the Indigenous Australians that hang around at their various meeting spots having a drink and just hanging out. These dudes look quite intimidating, and we wanted to get to know them and hear their stories...
31/08/09 SYDNEY // AUSTRALIA
THE DAY I BROKE MY PENIS
EP236: THE DAY I BROKE MY PENIS
When your mate tells you out of nowhere that on Valentines Day this year he broke his penis, then proceeds to tell you one of the most fucked up stories ever, as a friend, you are obligated to film that story and put it on your website ViveCoolCity.
28/08/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WHAT'S THAT RUCKUS!?
EP235: WHAT'S THAT RUCKUS!?
Introducing you to Rukkus, a dude that approached us on the street, off his face with a bag full of paint and hand pouring out with blood. This guy is so loose and hilarious; we just wanted to hear what he had to say...
10/08/09 BYRON BAY // AUSTRALIA
WHAT DRUGS YA HAD AND HOW'D YA GET THEM IN
EP234: WHAT DRUGS YA HAD AND HOW'D YA GET THEM IN
It's Splendor in the Grass time again, and kids from all over Australia have landed in Byron Bay to party to some of the biggest bands in the world. This is one of the best festivals on the Oz circuit, and we get some questions answered as to why it's also one of the loosest..
07/08/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SEXY BEASTS
EP233: SEXY BEASTS
We head out to the launch of a new Melbourne magazine called Spook to explore what the kids think about Bestiality (also known as Zoophilia). If you had to have sex with any animal, what would it be and why?
22/07/09 NORTHERN RIVERS // AUSTRALIA
GOING DOWNHILL REALLY FUCKING FAST
EP232: GOING DOWNHILL REALLY FUCKING FAST
In this episode we spend some more time with our cliff-jumping Swedish twins, Jonatan and Sebastian. Along with their buddy, Dennis, the boys take us out for an afternoon of downhill, long boarding. This basically involves finding the steepest, longest bit of highway then stopping some traffic while you take off down the mountain on your skateboard - semi trailers and all.
20/07/09 NSW // AUSTRALIA
BEHIND THE BEEF CURTAIN
EP231: BEHIND THE BEEF CURTAIN
One thing we pride ourselves on here at VCC is exposing unusual jobs or hobbies. In this episode we go behind the beef curtain and have a chat to Tony Brown. Tony is a meat carter - to those not in the know, a meat carter is a bloke who has a bloody big truck and drives shit loads of dead meat around the country delivering to your local butcher. If this sounds like a good career to you, you'll need to be bloody big, bloody strong and be good with a hacksaw.
29/06/09 OUR LAB // AUSTRALIA
WATERBOARDING: THE DROWNING TORTURE
EP229: WATERBOARDING: THE DROWNING TORTURE
To most, torture includes having your fingernails ripped off or having your genitals electrocuted. So when hearing in January that Barack Obama banned the US army's use of the ancient torture technique, "Waterboarding", we wanted to try it out and see how much it can fuck you up.
26/06/09 REALLY HIGH ALTITUDES // AUSTRALIA
TWIN SWEDISH CLIFF JUMPERS
EP228: TWIN SWEDISH CLIFF JUMPERS
If you think you're hardcore because you can jump off the ten-metre diving board at the local pool, think again. In this epiosde, we chat with Swedish twins, Sebastian and Jonatan, who have just finished shooting a film on the art of diving off bloody ridiculously high bridges and cliffs around Scandanavia. Do not try this at the local pool.
22/06/09 OMSK // RUSSIA
DANNY AND THE LOGISTICS
EP227: DANNY AND THE LOGISTICS
This episode is a good example of what happens when a VCC fan has a crack at filming his own story and sending it in to us to be edited. The pay off for him isn't bad at all. He gets to see a little of suburban Russia, experiences some capsicum spray in the face and gets to watch a Russian girl shoot a machine gun.
19/06/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
QUEEF IN YA FACE PART 2
EP226: QUEEF IN YA FACE PART 2
In Part 1, we found out how a queef works & what the public think, so for Part 2, only one thing remained.. seeing a queef for ourselves & finding a girl who would queef on our face. This is not for kids.
17/06/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
QUEEF IN YA FACE PART 1
EP225: QUEEF IN YA FACE PART 1
Queefing is the act of pushing air out of the vagina either voluntarily or involuntarily during physical activity (sex, yoga), with a resulting fart like sound. We went on a search of all things queef - what guys & girls think about them, how you do them, and ultimately, to experience one for ourselves..
15/06/09 NORTH COAST // AUSTRALIA
THE LOST ART OF HITCHHIKING PART 2
EP224: THE LOST ART OF HITCHHIKING PART 2
In this second part of our look into hitchhiking, we spend an afternoon with 2 self-claimed professional hitchhikers. These dudes are loaded with tips on how to do it but also how not to get a lift on the side of the highway.
12/06/09 NORTH COAST // AUSTRALIA
THE LOST ART OF HITCHHIKING PART 1
EP223: THE LOST ART OF HITCHHIKING PART 1
Slowly but surely it's starting to become safe again to hitchhike. Ivan Milat put a real scare into some of us there for a while, but dudes are getting their thumb out again. We head up the north coast of Australia to ask some dudes how they do it and why they love it.
10/06/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
EPISODE CCXXII: THE FANATICS STRIKE BACK
EP222: EPISODE CCXXII: THE FANATICS STRIKE BACK
We go to a Star Wars Exhibition to meet Darth Vaders, Princess Leias, Luke Skywalkers, Jedis and Siths to see how much Star Wars fanatics live by the force (or the Dark Side)...
05/06/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
UNDERAGE HOUSE PARTY
EP221: UNDERAGE HOUSE PARTY
The media portrays teenagers as irresponsible, highly sexual, drug-taking, binge drinkers (basically everything that's fun about being young).. We set out to prove that's exactly what they are (and have been and always will be).. we hit up a loose underage party hoping for a KIDS vs. SKINS type experience- and we weren't disappointed..
01/06/09 CASINO // AUSTRALIA
WHY IT'S BETTER BEING COUNTRY
EP220: WHY IT'S BETTER BEING COUNTRY
It's a long-held myth that city people have it better than country people. But when we visited country NSW, Australia and stumbled upon Beef Week in Casino, we got a chance to set the record straight and ask some locals why they have it better in the country.
29/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SO YOU THINK YOU CAN KOZAK DANCE
EP219: SO YOU THINK YOU CAN KOZAK DANCE
This year's Eurovision Song Contest featured heaps of Kozac dancing, and we want to learn how to do it. So the Verchovyna Ukrainian Dance Ensemble teachs us about freedom fighting (through dance) and kicking someone in the head with both feet at the same time.
27/05/09 LISMORE // AUSTRALIA
PIRATE WARS
EP218: PIRATE WARS
Lismore town, on the north coast of Australia has been hit by the worst storm in nearly 40 years. When authorities warned us to be on the look out for looters and robbers we decided to send in the VCC pirate ships to protect the townspeople.
25/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE PLAYER
EP217: THE PLAYER
Our man Phil is not a swinger. Our man Phil is a player. He doesn't get jealous, he gets horny. So if you're going to spend an evening in this player's house you gotta be willing to share and be shared. That goes for ya wife to.
22/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE CAVE CLAN PART 2
EP216: THE CAVE CLAN PART 2
In Part 2, we're a couple of kilometres underground with the boys, night fallen on the Cave Clan Anniversary, & we go deeper and darker into the world of the clan as we talk kicked out members, rival groups & media bans. We also find out the Cave Clan is every bit as rad as you thought it would be as a teenager..
20/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE CAVE CLAN PART 1
EP215: THE CAVE CLAN PART 1
As a teenage boy in Melbourne in the 90s, the Cave Clan held legendary status.. With the internet still in its infancy, their presence existed only through endless Cave Clan tags or through a splattering of CC stickers throughout the city & the burbs with a simple PO Box address on them as a contact point. We heard stories of secret tunnels that went for kilometres & dreamt of one day running the underground city train loop. It's Australia Day 2009, the 23rd anniversary of the Cave Clan & we speak with the co-founder still active member, Dougo & the Cave Clan.
18/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SHOOTING UP THE HOLY GHOST
EP214: SHOOTING UP THE HOLY GHOST
In this episode we get a chance to go to a religious sermon hosted by youtube sensation, John Crowder. His mission is to travel the world getting kids hooked on Jesus again. But his methods are a bit left field. He injects kids with HG (Holy Ghost) and gets boozed up with The Lord. You might even get a trip put under your tongue.
15/05/09 INTERNATIONAL WATERS
THE BIG GAY BOAT PARTY
EP213: THE BIG GAY BOAT PARTY
The best thing about parties on boats is that once you're on, you're stuck.. that chick you're stalking can't go anywhere, if you make an arse of yourself you can't get kicked out & there's no cops on board to catch you doing bad shit.. On a balmy summer's night, we get steamy & nude aboard the SS GAY.
13/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE BUTLERS OF THE BILLIONAIRE
EP212: THE BUTLERS OF THE BILLIONAIRE
In the 80s Alan Bond was "THE MAN". He was the first of the Aussie, self-made billionaires, and lived a very colourful life. But you know what they say about billionaires? They're nothing if they haven't got a cool Butler. Or two.
11/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I HAVE BEEN ABDUCTED BY ALIENS
EP211: I HAVE BEEN ABDUCTED BY ALIENS
We met Tree who is one of the most intense dudes you'll ever see. He's been abducted by aliens on many occasions (he's even been in their spacecraft!) and this has woken him up to what's really going on. Tree has come up with this phenomenon that will change the world as its the most powerful word there is...Abundance
04/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SALVIA DIVINORUM PART 2: DAY OF RECKONING
EP210: SALVIA DIVINORUM PART 2: DAY OF RECKONING
In the last episode we learnt about the holy herb (drug) Salvia Divinorum thanks to Experiential Journalist, Rak Razam. In this episode we get to sample the drug just like the Mazatec shamans would want us to...
01/05/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SALVIA DIVINORUM PART 1: THE EXPERIMENTAL JOURNALIST
EP209: SALVIA DIVINORUM PART 1: THE EXPERIMENTAL JOURNALIST
Salvia Divinorum is one of the most intense herbs (drugs) out there. Deriving from the mint family, and with a rich history of traditional religious use by Mazatec shamans, Salvia can change your life. We meet Rak Razam, an Experimental Journalist (like what Hunter S. Thompson did) who teaches us about dick-wanks on youtube bastardizing Salvia, and how we at VCC should take it and reach its full potential...
29/04/09 TORQUAY // AUSTRALIA
PRO HOS
EP208: PRO HOS
"The Pro Ho is a largely social creature... Her most distinguishable markings are an overly-orange skin tone, vodka Red Bull in hand & platinum blonde hair..." A Casual Observer's Field Guide. We head down to Torquay with STAB Magazine for the grand-daddy of surfing events, the Rip Curl Pro, to find ourselves a few of these magnificent creatures..
27/04/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I'LL FUCKEN SMASH YA
EP207: I'LL FUCKEN SMASH YA
If you've ever wanted to really kick someones ass, then bash their nose in, then cave their mouth in, then crush their kneck, sternum, pelvis, spine and anything else that takes your fancy, well then we've found the sport for you. It takes a lot of balls to get in the ring with these boys.
24/04/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
PABLO FRANCISCO. DO YOU KISS YOUR MOTHER WITH THAT MOUTH?
EP206: PABLO FRANCISCO. DO YOU KISS YOUR MOTHER WITH THAT MOUTH?
Pablo Francisco is one of the most intense comedians you'll ever see. Known for his epic 'Movie Preview Guy' voice & appearances on 'MAD TV' and 'The Family Guy', there is no minority group Pablo is afraid to impersonate. His hundreds of voices and sound effects will either send send shivers down your spine or make you piss yourself with laughter.
22/04/09 SOUTH WEST VICTORIA // AUSTRALIA
BABYSITTER'S CLUB
EP205: BABYSITTER'S CLUB
When a mate of ours was asked to babysit some hippie kids we thought it best that is was documented. John West has had loads of babysitting experience and is also a keen advocate for kids and high level sugar use.
20/04/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
BAD FRIDAY
EP204: BAD FRIDAY
Good Friday during Easter is meant to be the day of the year where you're a good bastard. We went along to the opening of a new joint in Melbourne called Sorry Grandma to find out the naughtiest things people have been up to lately
17/04/09 LOMBOK // INDONESIA
INDONESIAN COCK FIGHTS
EP203: INDONESIAN COCK FIGHTS
Cockfighting is a sport as old as they come, dating way back to a shitload of time before Christ graced the earth. These days however, in pretty much all of the western world, cockfighting is illegal - in Southeast Asia though, it's a different story..
15/04/09 AUSTRALIA // UGANDA
HITTING THE ROAD FOR THE CHILD SOLDIERS
EP202: HITTING THE ROAD FOR THE CHILD SOLDIERS
In this episode we chat with three young troopers who are driving around Australia promoting an amazing documentary about the child soldiers of Uganda. These guys are volunteers and are sacrificing a lot of time and money for a cause that bugger all people know about.
10/04/09 THE NORTHERN RIVERS // AUSTRALIA
SMURF AND MUSHROOMS
EP201: SMURF AND MUSHROOMS
There are lots of myths about picking mushrooms and eating them to get high. In this episode we settle a few urban legends as we go mushroom hunting with a world champion shroom picker.
08/04/09 LANCEFIELD // AUSTRALIA
DONKEY RAPE & SUICIDE
EP200: DONKEY RAPE & SUICIDE
The idea of a donkey being raped and then committing suicide sounds ridiculous, but this is the phone call one of our reporters got from his dad not so long ago. If there was ever a reason to pack up the camera and hit the road for a story, it was this..
06/04/09 THE NORTHERN RIVERS // AUSTRALIA
LOVE MY JOB
EP199: LOVE MY JOB
Our mate Craig has been taking pics of surfers and the odd hot brazilian ass for the last 15 years. He's only just gone pro in that last two though. We love an odd profession here at VCC so we had a chat about what it takes to be a surf snapper.
03/04/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING..
EP198: WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING..
As an April Fool's prank, a crew of dudes roamed Melbourne's streets, wrapping hundreds of cars in plastic clingwrap. We follow them through planning, execution and into a media frenzy the next morning as people discover what's happened during the night.
01/04/09 CANCUN // MEXICO
SPRING BREAK CANCUN
EP197: SPRING BREAK CANCUN
Think 400,000 often underage kids, rooting, pack raping, doing really stupid shit & absolutely losing their minds for one week's holiday in the middle of the school term, where one pretty damn cheap price on entry covers food, accommodation and as much booze and you can jam into your body - basically one of the loosest looking parties ever.
30/03/09 ALL OVER // AUSTRALIA
THE WALKABOUT MAN PART 2
EP196: THE WALKABOUT MAN PART 2
Last week we did a story on Dave, aka Benjamin. He's the cruisy dude who decided that he hates work and was going to go for a long walk for a while. So far he's done Queensland to Melbourne, and now he's back on the road doing Sydney to Perth. This episode got such a great response from you guys we decided you should check out some more footage of the support crew that went along with him for a few days. Enjoy.
27/03/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE MERMAID
EP195: THE MERMAID
This episode rocks because we finally put to bed a long-held myth within modern society. That mermaids do not exist. Whoever came up with this ridiculous idea... MERMAIDS ARE ALIVE AND WELL.
25/03/09 ALL OVER // AUSTRALIA
THE WALKABOUT MAN
EP194: THE WALKABOUT MAN
Everyone has had those moments where they just go, "Fuck It!!" and say they're gonna to drop out of the rat race and go bush. Very few people follow through though. Not our man Dave.
23/03/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
GHOST RAPE
EP193: GHOST RAPE
If you're a true believer you're probably going to have a ghost story or two to share between your mates around bottle of red. When we heard this one from a mate of ours we thought it would be rude not to share it with you guys, and even more rude if we didn't go back to the house where he experienced his big moment.
16/03/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WOMEN'S BUSINESS
EP192: WOMEN'S BUSINESS
We always thought that it must be a pretty creepy and uncomfortable experience for women to get their fadge explored at a Women's Health Check Up, until we meet Dr Pam; the most charming and warm Doctor ever, who teaches us about building trust with her patients, pap smears, STDs, lubing (and warming) up the speculum, and tumours that have teeth growing out of them!
11/03/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO BE A FAGHAG
EP191: HOW TO BE A FAGHAG
Being a faghag requires dedication, a keen sense of style, the ability to party at a whim and most importantly, a firm grasp of the use of the word 'fabulous'. We find out the steps to become one ourselves.
09/03/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SHORT STATURED, HIGH OCTANE
EP190: SHORT STATURED, HIGH OCTANE
We hang out with Mick, a short statured dude who takes us through how the hell he drives a car and maintains it.
06/03/09 NORTHERN RIVERS, NSW // AUSTRALIA
THE SNAKEMAN COMETH
EP189: THE SNAKEMAN COMETH
Imagine if it was your job to go around to people's houses in the bush & put your life on the line every time you rocked up to a house. Then imagine if you weren't getting paid a cent to do it. Yep, we thought it was pretty dodge also. Check out our man George, our new Steve Irwin.
04/03/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
TALL PEOPLE UNITE
EP188: TALL PEOPLE UNITE
When i see a freakishly tall dude i can't help but stop and say 'whoa.. being that tall cannot be easy..' In this episode we talk to a crew who have begun a group called Tall People Unite- a tall people awareness group. Who deal with such issues as where the hell do you find shoes that fit..
27/02/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SCHOOLBOY MASTURBATION
EP187: SCHOOLBOY MASTURBATION
Everyone has a horror story about batting off. Whether it's getting caught by your mate's hot mum, or splurting your load somewhere it shouldn't have been splurted. In this episode we hang out at some bus stops after school to ask some experts their thoughts on the matter.
25/02/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
DIRTY SEXY TOILETS
EP186: DIRTY SEXY TOILETS
Inspired by the epic bathroom scene in Basic Instinct, this episode is set entirely in nightclub 3rd Class's communal female toilets on the night of January 1 2009, talking to kids about sex, drugs, shit & undies.. all common nightly themes in a place where if you haven't screwed someone in a cubical you pretty much haven't experienced the finer things in life..
23/02/09 BYRON BAY // AUSTRALIA
THE FURRY CHEQUEBOOK
EP185: THE FURRY CHEQUEBOOK
Suzy is a sexy 40-year-old woman left to fend for herself. The land needs tending, the house is in need of repairs and her funds are limited. What's a girl gotta do to survive in the wild?
20/02/09 BONDI BEACH // AUSTRALIA
ROOM WITH A VIEW
EP184: ROOM WITH A VIEW
The housing prices in Sydney are pretty nuts. Especially Bondi. That's why our new hero is a dude that commands the number one view in Bondi Beach, and he's paying way,way less than his stinking rich neightbours.
18/02/09 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
PEEP SHOWS ARE RAD
EP183: PEEP SHOWS ARE RAD
We reckon they're simple & they're cool. You slap in $2 for 40secs of pure chick behind a window, tissue wielding fun. We were lucky enough to get into Melbourne's most famous of establishments, the Club X Crazy Horse Cinema, to get the real word-
16/02/09 MUNICH // GERMANY
THE 100 CLUB
EP182: THE 100 CLUB
We've already covered the big, boozy beer festival in Germany that takes place in October every year. What we didn't get a chance to see was The 100 Club. It happens just across the road from the Beer Festival and it involves only Aussies, Kiwis and South Africans. It also involves drinking a shot of beer every minute for 100 minutes. Throw in some loose haircuts and heaps of vomit and its a great day out for the family.
19/12/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
VIVE COOL CHRISTMAS 2008
EP181: VIVE COOL CHRISTMAS 2008
Our 2008 Christmas Special consists of putting our youngest host, Oscar, on Santa's lap and asking for shit. It's simple, clean fun..
17/12/08 LOS ANGELES // USA
YOUNG, HOT & HOMELESS IN HOLLYWOOD
EP180: YOUNG, HOT & HOMELESS IN HOLLYWOOD
The US has 20 million homeless people, over 80,000 in LA alone. And in a place where everything's about how you look & being beautiful, why the fuck shouldn't those who live on the street abide by the same rules.. We speak to 3 kids asking for money on Hollywood Boulevard who are looking to get out of 'Hollyweird' as they call it..
15/12/08 BAVARIA // AUSTRALIA
THE BEER WENCHES OF BAVARIA PT2
EP179: THE BEER WENCHES OF BAVARIA PT2
Our new Euro reporter is back in part two of this episode as he cruises around Germany's Oktoberfest Beer Festival chatting with drunk-ass dudes who are there for the beer wenches boobs as much as they are for the booze.
12/12/08 BAVARIA // GERMANY
THE BEER WENCHES OF BAVARIA PT1
EP178: THE BEER WENCHES OF BAVARIA PT1
If you've ever done some traveling in Europe chances are you've done the Germany thing, and chances are you got wasted at Oktoberfest. It's a massive festival of beer drinking that takes place in October every year and gets very, very loose. Some intrepid vivecoolcity fans shot some footage there for us this year and they did a bloody great job of getting up close and personal with the beautiful beer wenches that work there.
10/12/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WORLD OF WARCRAFT: DIGITAL HEROIN
EP177: WORLD OF WARCRAFT: DIGITAL HEROIN
World Of Warcraft is the most popular and addictive computer game in the world. "WoW" players can have sessions up to 20 hours non-stop! We became fascinated with World Of Warcraft after seeing the South Park episode where the 4 boys become viciously addicted. So we couldn't say no to meet die hard WoW players queueing up for miles outside in the cold and rain at the midnight launch of the latest expansion set; "Wrath Of The Lich King"...
08/12/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I BELONG TO MASTER
EP176: I BELONG TO MASTER
Meeting Master Joe and Kim on first visit is comparable to visiting your mate's parents for a cup of tea, until you learn that your tea was served second caus Kim is living as Master Joe's 24 hour a day, 7 days a week, slave [by choice], and serving him first is the rule.. This is not a fad or a gimmick, this is a giving & receiving of responsibility of each others lives till death do they part-
05/12/08 TALLAROOK // AUSTRALIA
BOX WARS
EP175: BOX WARS
Boxwars is starting to take the world by storm. It was created by 3 dudes who one day witnessed 2 children in the park innocently beating each other up with a couple of tall thin boxes. Soon after the 3 started to create suits of box armor, box weapons and massive vehicles to beat the shit out of each other. Since then it has grown and grown. We ventured out of Melbourne to the country town, Tallarook to meet the creators of Boxwars battling at hippie music festival.
03/12/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
PUBLIC DISPLAY OF FREAKY
EP174: PUBLIC DISPLAY OF FREAKY
Earlier this year a massive stunt was conducted by a group called "Improv Everywhere" when 200 people all froze at the exact same time at Grand Central Station in New York. A few weeks ago we found out through Facebook, that the same stunt was going to be attempted at Flinders Street Station in Melbourne with hundreds more people. We wanted to check out if the epic stunt could be pulled off once again...
01/12/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
JUST LIKE JESSE JANE PART 2
EP173: JUST LIKE JESSE JANE PART 2
Growing up a military brat, varsity cheerleader and dancer, Jesse Jane's first film was in 2004 and has since won 2 AVN awards (the Oscars of porn), both for best All-Girl Sex Scene.. If you didn't think she was incredible in part 1 (then there's something wrong..), you will be blown away by her in Part 2.
28/11/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
JUST LIKE JESSE JANE PART 1
EP172: JUST LIKE JESSE JANE PART 1
Jesse Jane is the #1 porn star in the world. She's also the star of the just released, most expensive adult film of all time, Pirates II Stagnetti's Revenge. We spent an hour giggling like school girls as she answered every question you ever wanted to ask a girl who lives for sex.
19/11/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WE PLAY DOCTORS & NURSES
EP169: WE PLAY DOCTORS & NURSES
Medical play can range from speculums (both anal & vaginal) to needle work (sticking needles into ya); injecting saline into body parts (eg. the scrotum) or blood sports (cutting..). and the reasons for doing so are varied.. some like to play doctor and give pleasure, some find it erotic, some get immense adrenelin rushes. Everything is sterile and gloved and most importantly, apparently.. fun..
12/11/08 ST KILDA // AUSTRALIA
GETTING IT ON IN PUBLIC
EP166: GETTING IT ON IN PUBLIC
You usually begin by giving the ol back seat a work out at the side of the road or some park car park, but then there's the more adventurous of us that have had a crack behind the trees in park on a Sunday arvo, or a fire cupboard at some hotel or under a table at the last Uni Ball.. Public sex is funny & fun & something more people than you realise have a story to tell about it..
10/11/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SEX FACTORY PT 2
EP165: SEX FACTORY PT 2
In Part 2 we look behind the glitz of the showroom and it's hundreds and hundreds of toys and look at the other side of their operation.. porn.. and the lucky fuckers that have to review it & sensor it for Aussie & New Zealand standards.
07/11/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SEX FACTORY PT 1
EP164: SEX FACTORY PT 1
You walk into a place that looks like any other normal office.. except in this case their showroom is filled with hundreds upon hundreds of different sex toys, John Holmes replica dildos, the Duel Passage LoveClone II, the Barely Legal CyberSkin.. there is seriously shitloads of this stuff.. all ready for every sex shop in Australia to come choose what they want.. in Part 1 we get a private tour of all the fun shit you can buy to put in your body/put your body in.
05/11/08 ST KILDA BEACH // AUSTRALIA
SUMMER SEX STORIES
EP163: SUMMER SEX STORIES
With summer so close and a month of sex ahead of us, we thought a logical place to start story wise, was to wander down to the beach on a hot Saturday afternoon and talk to people about getting it on..
29/10/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE KID WHO MAKES THE BEST FAKE ID PART 2
EP162: THE KID WHO MAKES THE BEST FAKE ID PART 2
Once you find yourself a dude who can make you a reliable ID, (in our case "Jason", veteran of a few hundred IDs..) the only thing left to do is test out the sucker. And with fresh faced young Marty at the helm, we thought we had a pretty good test subject. The aim was the essentials.. alcohol & clubs (you can find porn on the internet).
27/10/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE KID WHO MAKES THE BEST FAKE ID
EP161: THE KID WHO MAKES THE BEST FAKE ID
Along with losing your viginity & smoking weed, getting a fake ID is an integral part of growing up. Booze, strippers, porn & clubs were never so attractive as when you're 15 years old, horny & looking for the sort of good times underage dance parties do not offer.
24/10/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE GRANDIOSO
EP160: THE GRANDIOSO
With legendary status awaiting those who complete it, we sent 10 hungry boys down to the Hotel Albion to attempt their famous double parma - 1 kilo plus of meat, cheese, chips & salad, aptly named "The Grandioso".
22/10/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
DR MADONNA
EP159: DR MADONNA
She is Marilyn. She is Joan of Arc. She is Cleopatra. She is fame itself. Her name is Madonna Louise Ciccone Ritchie. We ventured to suburbia Melbourne to meet her biggest fan; Dr. Madonna - who has the most wholesome and elaborate collection of Madonna merchandise and memorabilia the world has ever seen...
20/10/08 MT BULLER // AUSTRALIA
FUCK MOUNTAIN
EP158: FUCK MOUNTAIN
Everyone knows its easy to get sex while your away skiing for the weekend. But we wanted to hear for ourselves what needs to be done to achieve that magical goal of getting laid at altitude.
17/10/08 TEXAS // USA
SKATEBOARDS AND RATTLESNAKES
EP157: SKATEBOARDS AND RATTLESNAKES
In this episode we chat to a mate of ours and scroll back over some footage of his pilgrimage to Texas a couple of years ago. He wanted to become a Bronco Bull rider but ended up swallowing crack and hanging out with an old school snake hunter.
15/10/08 LONDON // UNITED KINGDOM
GET IT OFF YOUR CHEST
EP156: GET IT OFF YOUR CHEST
Welcome to Hyde Park's Speaker Corner where you bring a stool and a coffee and celebrate freedom of speech. Anyone can come and just listen or take the spotlight and speak their mind. With so many fucked up ideas and thoughts we have; at times, it's obviously going to get a little heated...
13/10/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO PICK UP CHICKS PT 2
EP155: HOW TO PICK UP CHICKS PT 2
Almog's work is about getting his students moving away from being "The Loser", "The Nice Guy" or the "Charismatic Asshole" and towards being a Warm Alpha type.. the dude everyone wants to be around- In Part 2, we hit the field and Almog gets Nick to approach to see what happens. For more info, check www.warmalpha.com/
10/10/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO PICK UP CHICKS PART 1
EP154: HOW TO PICK UP CHICKS PART 1
Chicks.. how they think, what they do, why they like some of us & not others, how do you get the ones you want..? these are questions that plague a lot of dudes.. We speak with a man who can answer these questions, who makes his living from helping dudes get comfortable with themselves and ultimately with the opposite sex. For more info, check out his web-site, www.warmalpha.com
08/10/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THESE DOLLS HAVE DICKS
EP153: THESE DOLLS HAVE DICKS
Next time you're choking the dolphin or flicking the budgie to any of your old school Ken and Barbie dolls, stop and think for a second about how much more pleasure you could be having with a Ball Joint Doll. They look way more spiritual.
03/10/08 BRAINDEAD MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I'M GONNA INFECT YOU
EP152: I'M GONNA INFECT YOU
Zombies are becoming our favorite un-dead thing here at vivecoolcity, so when this dude rang us and said his house was going to be under attack from them one night we thought we had to be there to capture it.
01/10/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
STEALIN' STONES & BREAKIN' WIZARDS
EP151: STEALIN' STONES & BREAKIN' WIZARDS
Grand Theft Auto maybe a cool game for your Grandma, but if you really want the good shit, plus get medieval on someone's ass, come hang with these dudes as they explore the other multi-verse that is "MAGIC - THE HAPPENING"..
29/09/08 MELBOURNE FETISH EXPO 08
LET'S FIST AGAIN LIKE WE DID LAST SUMMER PART 2
EP150: LET'S FIST AGAIN LIKE WE DID LAST SUMMER PART 2
Comments from Part 1: "Fucking, not literally, love it. please, piss in me again, and then proceed to fuck me" [Plugga] // "WTF!!!!!" [Matt] // "fuck this is a great episode "with lubricant and a push" god bless you vive cool city" [Josh]. Part 2 at the Melbourne Fetish Expo is more eye opening..
26/09/08 MELBOURNE FETISH EXPO 08
LET'S FIST AGAIN, LIKE WE DID LAST SUMMER
EP149: LET'S FIST AGAIN, LIKE WE DID LAST SUMMER
We're talking bondage classes, human puppies, spanking, flogging, slaves, nuns, bears, latex, coffins.. everything you need for a fun night in. We thought we were a little kinky in the bedroom till we hung out at the Melbourne Fetish Expo for a day.. These guys really know how to fulfill a fantasy-
24/09/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SINGING FOR YA SUPPER
EP148: SINGING FOR YA SUPPER
Being a professional musician is a dream most people have had at one stage in their lives. And that's about as far as it goes. We talk so some buskers and ask why they are still slugging it out on the streets chasing the dream.
22/09/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
MINI TRAINSPOTTING
EP147: MINI TRAINSPOTTING
These days people want their transport big, quick, modern and flashy. But its good to know some of us out there still like it small, slow and loud.
19/09/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WHAT YOU CAN BUY FOR $100 & A CASE OF BEER
EP146: WHAT YOU CAN BUY FOR $100 & A CASE OF BEER
A month ago we met a dude who said he's get the Vive Cool City logo tattooed on his arse. Well, this dude, Richie Garland, we found out, is a man of his word..
17/09/08 CRANBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THEY BUILT OUR HOUSE ON A BOMB
EP145: THEY BUILT OUR HOUSE ON A BOMB
For the residents of Brookland Greens life sucks at the moment. The government has just told them their houses are about to explode because they have been built on top of an old tip and methane gas is coming out of the ground at a scary rate.
15/09/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
HEAVY METAL PARKING LOT
EP144: HEAVY METAL PARKING LOT
"Heavy Metal Parking Lot" is a 1986 U.S. doco about hardcore boozed up Judas Priest fans as they hang-out in the parking lot waiting for the concert to start. It was the first time a film crew had shot something like this & the result is brilliant. We paid homage to these filmmakers when Judas Priest recently toured here in Australia.
12/09/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
52 WEEKENDS OF MAYHEM PT2
EP143: 52 WEEKENDS OF MAYHEM PT2
Set up in New Years Eve style, 500 kids rocked up for the final weekend's exhibition & party, to both view the artwork & be more importantly be part of it, as the 52nd installment was captured. To see the entire 52 weeks exhibition on-line, go to www.weekend2remember.com.
10/09/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
52 WEEKENDS OF MAYHEM PT 1
EP142: 52 WEEKENDS OF MAYHEM PT 1
In an ultimate Gen Y display, photographer PK Alexander has spent the last 52 weekends in a row digitally capturing on memory card his life, his friends, tits, prostitutes, spew, hungry jacks & all flavours of debauchery, displaying the best on Facebook each week. To see the photos go to www.weekend2remember.com
08/09/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE BEST MEDICINE
EP141: THE BEST MEDICINE
In this episode we talk to a dude who is helping people deal with life's challenges through the forgotten art of laughter. He runs a class in a park every Saturday morning for people who just wanna laugh.
05/09/08 FRANKSTON // AUSTRALIA
I OWN LOTS OF GUNS
EP140: I OWN LOTS OF GUNS
If your double barrel shotgun is on the blink and you're not killing deer like you usually do, come and see the best Gunsmith in Australia and he'll fix that weapon up for you quick smart. His name is Big J.
03/09/08 SYDNEY // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO BE A DRAG QUEEN
EP139: HOW TO BE A DRAG QUEEN
Sydney is the Drag Queen capital of Australia. We wanted to find out if any dude (now matter how masculine) could be transformed into a convincing Drag Queen. So we brought hairy alpha male Mitch, out from the desert, to Surrey Hills to meet one of Sydney's most famous Drag Queens; and learn how to be one in just 3 steps...
29/08/08 GLASTONBURY // ENGLAND
PUNISHING THE SHITTER
EP138: PUNISHING THE SHITTER
We all know that glorious feeling taking a massive dump the night after being on the piss or whatever else- generally in the quiet sanctury of our own little bathrooms. The same urges apply at Glastonbury Music Festival, however here 170,000 people have to share these little sancturies, and for 3 days, they punish these suckers time and time again..
27/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SPEW, BIN JUICE & SANITARY WASTE
EP137: SPEW, BIN JUICE & SANITARY WASTE
Ciggy butts, ratty kids, gangs, bums, drug dealers, junkies, graffiti, and disgusting toilets; are all things you might associate with train stations. We venture to one of Melbourne's most dangerous; Boronia Station (also known as "Bosnia") to meet the one man who is left to clean it all up...
25/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
KIDNAP ME AND FUCK ME PT 2
EP136: KIDNAP ME AND FUCK ME PT 2
Sir Daniel K Rich gives us a little more behind the subject of kidnapping people and fucking them in weird and wonderful ways.
22/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
KIDNAP ME AND FUCK ME
EP135: KIDNAP ME AND FUCK ME
If your sex life is laking a little recently and you feel like experimenting a little, why not try our man Sir Daniel K Rich...he'll kidnap you and fuck you.
20/08/08 SYDNEY // AUSTRALIA
DRAG QUEEN BABY NAME BOOK LAUNCH
EP134: DRAG QUEEN BABY NAME BOOK LAUNCH
For VCC's first Sydney episode we went to the launch of 'The Drag Queen Baby Name Book' to meet drag queen pros and virgins to find out what dudes get out of dressing up as the opposite sex...
18/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
ABORTIONS ARE OUR SPECIALTY
EP133: ABORTIONS ARE OUR SPECIALTY
Working in an abortion clinic in the US is considered a pretty ballsy career move - in Australia, it's not as full on, although in 2001 a security guard at the East Melbourne Fertility Clinic was murdered by a pro-life advocate. We went down to the clinic, where protestors have been stationed every day for the past 30 years.
15/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
LAUGH WITH ME OR AT ME
EP132: LAUGH WITH ME OR AT ME
Doing stand-up for the first time has got to be terrifying - it's one thing being the "funny guy" around ya mates, but it's totally different story standing up infront of a crowd of people who don't know you, expecting to be made to laugh & not actually knowing if your shit is funny or not.
13/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
JESUS LIVES
EP131: JESUS LIVES
It's 2008 & Jesus lives in Greensborough, an outer suburb of Melbourne. He has had visions with Mary & Joseph, he has the highest IQ in the world and he has scars to prove he's the man. He also goes by the name of Brian.
11/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
VAGINAS ARE A-OK
EP130: VAGINAS ARE A-OK
Greg Taylor is a dude who collects vaginas. He has 130 or so sitting on his shelves - big ones, little ones, ones which have had 9 kids.. They're all part of a collection he simply calls, "Cunts"
08/08/08 AUSTRALIA
HAVE YOU SEEN THESE PEOPLE
EP129: HAVE YOU SEEN THESE PEOPLE
We really love a creepy/spooky story, haunted houses, incest, that sort of shit. When we heard the crazy, real figure that each year 35000 Aussies go missing, half of them under 18, it really resonated with us.
06/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WE DO IT BETTER UNDER WATER
EP128: WE DO IT BETTER UNDER WATER
Forget Ian Thorpe and his headline grabbing charity fundraisers. In this episode we meet the real stars of the chlorine. The Australian Women's Olympic Synchronized Swimming Team.
04/08/08 HANGING ROCK MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK
EP127: THE PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK
In 1975 the Australian film 'Picnic at Hanging Rock' caused an international sensation not unlike that of 'The Blair Witch Project' when it was released. We drove up to the area to check out the big mystery surrounding the films subject.
01/08/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE DUDE YOU WISHED YOU WERE FRIENDS WITH WHEN YOU WERE A KID
EP126: THE DUDE YOU WISHED YOU WERE FRIENDS WITH WHEN YOU WERE A KID
Growing up there was always cool shit that you wanted but your parents would never buy it for you..We work with Sneaker Freaker's DJ Mafia & Hans D-C as Mafia takes Hans through his extensive collection of shoes & other cool shit and gives us an insight into a world that you wished was yours at some point.. For more excellent shoe shit, check out sneakerfreaker.com
30/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SLIP'N'SLIDING TRASHBAGS
EP125: SLIP'N'SLIDING TRASHBAGS
Since Aus been in drought forever it seems, the ol slip and slide has gone by the wayside with other fun summer activities like running under the sprinkler and water fights.. so when we heard that these boys were gonna have a crack at the world record slip'n'slide, nostalgia kicked in and there was no chance we were gonna miss it..
28/07/08 NEW YORK // USA
NYC SUBWAY DANCING
EP124: NYC SUBWAY DANCING
Busking in New York City now requires a permit, we found these boys who can seriously move and for this reason reckon they are above the permit bullshit.
25/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I DON'T PAY FOR SHIT
EP123: I DON'T PAY FOR SHIT
Don't pay for public transport? Neither do we. In this episode we talk to some public transport users and find out just how many of us give the bird to ticket inspectors.
23/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
STUFF YOUR BOTTLE SHOP
EP122: STUFF YOUR BOTTLE SHOP
'Andrew The Magnificent' has been distilling alcohol for the past 3 years. He taught us how to make any spirit from rum to jager and gave us the royal tour of his house; where all the magic happens. After learning about the art of distillation, we got to taste-test a fuck load of spirits, made by 'Andrew The Magnificent'...
21/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
AN EXERCISE IN OFFENSE
EP121: AN EXERCISE IN OFFENSE
An insight into trash theatre by Sissies & Sluts' lovingly offensive tribute to blackface minstrel shows and Sisters Grimm's show about Emeline and Herle Shetland that are the two most fucking refined upper-class society matrons ever to vomit raw mince on a plate! Guaranteed to leave a bad-taste in your mouth...
18/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
BETTER THAN HUMAN PT 2
EP120: BETTER THAN HUMAN PT 2
If you thought Part 1 was interesting, then Part 2 is the shit.. It's competition day, and if ever i felt inadequate as a dude, it was after watching how brilliantly in shape these ladies (and 1 little girl.. check out her impeccable routine) are. Caus it's a natural competition, all this is done with hard work, strict diets & discipline.
16/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
BETTER THAN HUMAN PT 1
EP119: BETTER THAN HUMAN PT 1
Part 1 of our 2 part story on female natural bodybuilders. We begin a week out from competition at the final posing class. What these girls have ahead of them for the next 7 days is a diet of chicken breast, a few greens and egg whites as their 12 week regime comes to a close..
14/07/08 MERRY OL MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
TAKE ME BACK TO YE OLDEN DAYS
EP118: TAKE ME BACK TO YE OLDEN DAYS
These dudes do what every boy growing up wish they could have. Dress up in full medieval armour (that's chain armour, helmets, other metal shit, all the proper stuff), have shields and axes and swords, and actually play battles and olden days. They have feasts and maidens and real medieval style chin beards. And even talk old school.. brilliant
11/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
BOOBS, AXES AND SHAGGIN' WAGONS
EP117: BOOBS, AXES AND SHAGGIN' WAGONS
Back in the 70's and 80' cars and sex went hand in hand. The Panelvans were your wheels of choice if wanted some road lovin'. In this episode we talk with the guy responsible for giving us the original Shaggin' Wagon experience - John Evans.
09/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE KIDS OF FLINDERS STREET STATION
EP116: THE KIDS OF FLINDERS STREET STATION
Do you ever notice shit loads of Emos and Goths hanging around Flinders Street Station all day long? We wanted to find out why these different sub-cultures dress they way they do, hang out all day, and what they think of all the different labels and shit they get given...
07/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I'M YOUNG AND I'M DRUNK PT 2
EP115: I'M YOUNG AND I'M DRUNK PT 2
Part 2 of I'm Young & I'm Drunk and we continue to follow 1st year uni students chug their way around the Commerce O-week pub-crawl. We see petite girls out-scull dudes, freaks polish off entire jugs and we meet an absolute unit who calls himself "The Fridge".
04/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I'M YOUNG AND I'M DRUNK PT 1
EP114: I'M YOUNG AND I'M DRUNK PT 1
It's a pretty simple formula.. it's O-Week, first week of uni, there's lots of youngin's around, pub-crawls every day, cute girls, cheap beer, nerds who have just learnt a taste for drinking.. it all points to debauchery of the best kind. We had to get on it.
02/07/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF LEWIE DAY
EP113: A DAY IN THE LIFE OF LEWIE DAY
Since the beginning we've always wanted to do "A Day In A Life" episode. So we thought that Melbourne House DJ, Lewie Day would make the perfect debutant subject. Because DJ'ing isn't a 9 - 5 job, Lewie gets to fill his days with a lot more fun than most of us...
30/06/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
LUCKIEST JOB IN THE WORLD PT 2
EP112: LUCKIEST JOB IN THE WORLD PT 2
For the last episode of the month, we have Part 2 of the Luckiest Job In The World. In Part 1, professional body painter Barney painted up a topless friend of ours in a Vive Cool City tee-shirt with the aim being to make it look as real as possible. So this episode is all about walking the street on a winter's day, breasts out, covered only by a thin layer of paint, to see if people notice or not.
27/06/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
LUCKIEST JOB IN THE WORLD PT 1
EP111: LUCKIEST JOB IN THE WORLD PT 1
We've all seen those abundance of emails of mainly girls who have been body painted and look fucking amazing. We wanted to know how real it actually looks in the flesh and whether you could walk down the street unnoticed.. so we tried it.
25/06/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE COOLEST VIDEO STORE
EP110: THE COOLEST VIDEO STORE
The dudes that work at 'Video Vision' are rock 'n' rollers that look like they've come to their shift straight from partying all night. But don't let that turn you off, they are film buffs (they'd make Tarantino look like he's got a baby-dick). See why this is the coolest video store in Melbourne...
23/06/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
VCC DOES LPG
EP109: VCC DOES LPG
Being a kid is about experimentation. It's when you learn how fun getting drunk and high is and that things like cough medicine, lighter fluid & spray paint have extra curricular applications.. LPG however was always something i associated with the type of good times that included meat & a bbq rather than something you passed between your mates on a Friday night. But, as we say, you live and learn..
20/06/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
DARKNESS VISIBLE
EP108: DARKNESS VISIBLE
Complete with total stage make-up & death-inspired props and with Friday the 13th being the perfect stage, after 10 years of self induced exile, goth band Darkness Visible re-form to wreak havoc on the world..
18/06/08 BRAINDEAD MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
ZOMBIE SHUFFLE
EP107: ZOMBIE SHUFFLE
It's the morning after Friday the 13th, and this is what you get when thousands of people dress like they're straight from the Thriller video clip and stumble their way across the city. It's fucking brilliant, especially the zombie family..
16/06/08 EAST JAVA // INDONESIA
I EAT ANYTHING: ELECTRIC EEL
EP106: I EAT ANYTHING: ELECTRIC EEL
Mitch is a pro cyclist and dietician, which means he travels the world a lot to race and knows his food. He's also unafraid to try shit. So while in East Java recently he came across the local delicacy, electric eel.
11/06/08 BLAIRGOWRIE // AUSTRALIA
MIZUSENSHI - THE RETURN
EP104: MIZUSENSHI - THE RETURN
The Mizusenshi guys are back as we film them taking their skills in cliff jumping from the water to the land.
06/06/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE POLICE STATE
EP102: THE POLICE STATE
In a time in Melbourne when stricter and stricter laws are regularly being passed, there was a massive public outcry to a new government decision to shut down Melbourne's nightlife at 2am. In response, a 3000+ strong protest was organised on the steps of Parliament House in the hope to overturn the decision.
04/06/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
TRAFFIC LIGHTS & SQUEEGEE MOPS
EP101: TRAFFIC LIGHTS & SQUEEGEE MOPS
We basically wanted to know if cleaning windows at traffic lights is a good money making venture - I personally think that if cute girls did it in summer in bikinis they would make a fortune.. Anyway, we found a dude and got him talking cops, sun-tans and cash-
28/05/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
EPISODE 100
EP100: EPISODE 100
After being watched over 3.5 million times with a lot of debate (some very good arguments, some utter rubbish) about whether or not it was real, we release for our 100th episode the footage immediately after episode 1 "The Shooting Clip" ended- as before, all in one continuous, un-cut take.. You make up your own mind..
26/05/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I TATTOO WHOEVER THE FUCK I WANT
EP99: I TATTOO WHOEVER THE FUCK I WANT
We found a girl who is a self taught tattoo artist after ordereding her own tattoo kit off ebay. After practising on half the kids in her street and herself, she now has quite a hand.. She shows us how it's done on one of her favourite subjects- a 15 year old dude callled Angus..
23/05/08 TASMANIA // AUSTRALIA
EATING AND FUCKING YOUR OWN FAMILY PT 3
EP98: EATING AND FUCKING YOUR OWN FAMILY PT 3
This is it. We're up in the hills, we've found the area called Black Bobs, and we're seeing things that's making us believe that the Tasmanian incest stories are far from myth.. Our final part of Eating and Fucking Your Own Family..
21/05/08 TASMANIA // AUSTRALIA
EATING AND FUCKING YOUR OWN FAMILY PT 2
EP97: EATING AND FUCKING YOUR OWN FAMILY PT 2
After talking to heaps of locals in Part 1, we found out this was a pretty sensitive issue down here, but we also really got the feeling that this shit did happen as more and more people had stories to tell. In Part 2, we plan to get out to the infamous inbreeding ground itself, a small town up in the hills called Black Bobs.
19/05/08 TASMANIA // AUSTRALIA
EATING AND FUCKING YOUR OWN FAMILY PT 1
EP96: EATING AND FUCKING YOUR OWN FAMILY PT 1
For years, the people who live in Tasmania, the island south of the Australian mainland, have had to cop shit about being inbred and having two heads. We decided to take the cameras down there and see if we could get some real answers from the locals and maybe even find some dudes who had been victims of incest.
14/05/08 VCC PARTY HOUSE // ELWOOD AUSTRALIA
VCC LAUNCH PT 2: PARTY
EP95: VCC LAUNCH PT 2: PARTY
The VCC Launch Party was an epic night. For those of you who were there, this is so you never forget. For those of you who weren't, we wish you were and we suppose the only consolation we can offer is that you get to see it here..
12/05/08
VCC LAUNCH PT 1: HISTORY
EP94: VCC LAUNCH PT 1: HISTORY
With 94 episodes down & over 7 hours of original, uncensored episodes, we decide to have a dirty big party to launch ourselves to the world.. Part 1 of the Launch Part Episodes covers a portion of our short but diverse history to date..
09/05/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
BUSINESS MAN'S ACID
EP93: BUSINESS MAN'S ACID
The boys have been out from a big night. On their way home they were approached by a shaman with silver eyeshadow and holding a staff. The shaman gave them a baggy with an unknown substance and he said that when ingested with a bucket bong; one would be meet god. He said it was like business man's acid. So the boys are home now ready to trial this wonder substance. The bucket bong is ready, the couch is comfy and now watch what happens when 5 indie scenesters take a gamble with this unknown wonder drug...
07/05/08 MENS TOILET // THE ESPY
PISS IT UP THE WALL
EP92: PISS IT UP THE WALL
Basically, this story starts and ends in a mens toilet.. We send 2 girls in to find out what you can and can't do or touch.
05/05/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE MR WHIPPY VAN
EP91: THE MR WHIPPY VAN
As a kid growing up, nothing was more exciting than when you were on holidays having fun, suddenly from nowhere in the distance you'd hear a creepy yet enticing song, and instantly you'd know Mr Whippy was just round the corner. I always dreamed of finding where these vans lived, breaking in and eating all the soft serve dipped in chocolate i could take.. well they do have a home, it's in Moorabbin, and we went there..
02/05/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
CABBIES FIGHT BACK
EP90: CABBIES FIGHT BACK
I tend to have a love hate relationship with cabbies - some are rude as fuck, others the nicest dudes going- but driving people home after a night on the piss or gear is a job that's gotta suck, particularly if your night could end with a knife in the face... After a brutal assault to one of their own last weekend, cab drivers across Melbourne came out in force this week, shirts off and all, to protest their lack of safety-
30/04/08 KOH PHANGAN // THAILAND
THAILAND TATTOOS
EP89: THAILAND TATTOOS
A couple of Vive Cool boys went to Thailand to basically search out girls and eat mushrooms- instead however they ended up 'finding themselves' after a set of ex-cons molested their bodies for hours at a time, traditional bamboo style..
28/04/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
MONSTER IN THE JUNGLE
EP88: MONSTER IN THE JUNGLE
This is a story suggestion by An of Melbourne, who reckons there's much talk about whether girls should or shouldn't have grass on the wicket, or how much.. yet nothing is asked of women and their opinions regarding how dudes keep themselves groomed downstairs. So we found out-
24/04/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
FOR BETTER OR PURSE
EP87: FOR BETTER OR PURSE
Dudes punch on, girls have other ways, apparently.. We went to "For Better or Purse" where girls fight it out for the best outfits they can scratch their way to.
21/04/08 KAVIENG // PAPUA NEW GUINEA
PNG'S ADDICTION
EP86: PNG'S ADDICTION
Just off the north tip of Australia are our neighbours, Papua New Guinea. These dudes helped us through some hard times circa 1942 and now host the frequently rated worst city in the world.. Anyway, our aim was to get to the islands up north for a touch of sailing, but while we were there, we discovered what these dudes like to do for fun..
18/04/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
FASHION CIGARETTES
EP85: FASHION CIGARETTES
The brief for label 'I Heard They Ate Cigarettes' was to find dudes with a belly full of drugs & alcohol while out at night, get them to wear the new season's range and have their photo taken. This is what happened.. [including a dude who lit his pubes on fire]
16/04/08 BLAIRGOWRIE // AUSTRALIA
MIZUSENSHI
EP84: MIZUSENSHI
When you were a kid, jumping off shit was the coolest thing going- whether off a shed roof, a tree onto a trampoline or a train bridge into the river.. so you could imagine we lost our minds when we met these dudes, who jump off cliffs to their seeming death and make it look rad at the same time.
14/04/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
COOL KIDS CAN'T JUMP
EP83: COOL KIDS CAN'T JUMP
We go down to the Rossi 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament where kids smoke and drink and treat sport as though it were a dirty Friday night hookup they'd deny on facebook..
11/04/08 MEXICO CITY // MEXICO
MY GRANDMA KNOWS SOME COOL SPELLS
EP82: MY GRANDMA KNOWS SOME COOL SPELLS
We went to the mexican witchcraft markets expecting & hoping to hear about voodoo dolls and evil shit to do to dudes who have screwed us over.. Instead we learnt about secret potions to make people fall in love with you.
09/04/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WHISKY TANGO FOXTROT
EP81: WHISKY TANGO FOXTROT
We spoke to New York based war photographer Ashley Gilbertson about his time in Iraq that ranged from covering US offensives in the Sunni Triangle to Shia uprisings in the South and Kurdish land grabs in the North of the country and got him to show us around his stunning exhibition.
07/04/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I DON'T DRIVE A MITSUBISHI
EP80: I DON'T DRIVE A MITSUBISHI
We literally went down to some car park in the outer suburbs of Melbourne where dudes rock up with their cars that they've spent fuckloads on & just hang out there and show them off - sort of like that line from the Fresh Prince's song Summertime but not really. It was pretty fucking cool.
04/04/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO BE A MAN
EP79: HOW TO BE A MAN
After being a runner up in the 2007 Miss Red Bull Australia contest, PK gets his hands dirty learning how to be tough..
02/04/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
GMILF
EP78: GMILF
Being a school boy, if you weren't jacking off to the hot teachers you were definitely getting off on the most attractive mum of one of your mates, you know the one who always had leggings on, breasts popping out and let you sleep over. Anyway, as the saying goes, you wanna know what a chick looks like, look to her mum- the same applies to MILF and their mothers..
31/03/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I'M THE ONE YOUR MUM WARNED YOU ABOUT PART 2
EP77: I'M THE ONE YOUR MUM WARNED YOU ABOUT PART 2
Part 2 continues our look into the fascinating lives of 2 professional sex workers Alexis & Diana at the California Club. $100 for a visit with one of these 2 is actually seeming like a pretty attractive idea..
28/03/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I'M THE ONE YOUR MUM WARNED YOU ABOUT PART 1
EP76: I'M THE ONE YOUR MUM WARNED YOU ABOUT PART 1
I don't know jack shit about how it all works when going to a brothel to slam a prostitute.. last year round July we went to find out, only to be caught in the middle of a dude getting his brains blown out [EP1]. This time we hit up a safer neighbourhood and visited the friendly California Club to learn how it's done..
26/03/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
GIRL GERMS
EP75: GIRL GERMS
Can girl germs really lead to your cock'n'balls falling off? Does germ lock actually do anything? We thought it best to talk to the experts to find out..
24/03/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE RETURN OF THE PIG MAN
EP74: THE RETURN OF THE PIG MAN
Last year VCC correspondent Tom Hart slaughtered a pig & became a chief [EP40/41] in remote village Labultamata in Vanuatu. After a year away without even the simplest things like electricity or running water, he returns home.
19/03/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I BUCK & I FUCK
EP73: I BUCK & I FUCK
Sitting in the south of Victoria Australia, Cranbourne is the home of Shavoo nightclub, a 12 piece full-scale replica meteor display?! and the annual Cranbourne Rodeo. After a summer of prancing around with super cool festival kids we needed a dose of manlihood, so we journeyed down to see some boys get seriously bucked.
17/03/08 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
GET STUFFED
EP72: GET STUFFED
Taxidermy is grabbing the skin off something that's dead and jamming it over an artificial body.. and there you have it, a recreation of your dead pet or shark kill. We went to Melbourne's favourite place to mount a freshly skinned hide and spoke to Mario about how it's done.
10/03/08 RYE // AUSTRALIA
IT'S COOL TO BE A CARNY
EP71: IT'S COOL TO BE A CARNY
Wiki says a "Carny is the singular slang for a carnival employee as well as the language they employ. A Carny is anyone who runs a "joint" (booth), "grab joint" (food stand), game or ride at a carnival".. We went down to the Rye summer carnival to find ourselves some real life carnies.
21/12/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
VIVE COOL CHRISTMAS 2007
EP70: VIVE COOL CHRISTMAS 2007
Jamming your house full of Christmas lights is brilliant -- we went to the outer suburbs of Melb to one of our favourites. Also, this is our last episode for 2007. We will be back bigger and better on Jan 14 -- so have a Merry Christmas and a dirty New Year. - Love VCC.
14/12/07 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
SANS BIKINI TOP
EP69: SANS BIKINI TOP
If a girl feels like hitting the beach and going topless for that all-over tan, it can turn into quite a feeding frenzy.
12/12/07 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
DIAL A FUCK DOT COM
EP68: DIAL A FUCK DOT COM
It's never been harder trying to find the perfect partner, no matter if you're straight or gay. But then again who gives a shit when we have the internet and all sorts of fun sex sites.
10/12/07 NIMBIN // AUSTRALIA
THE TUNNEL
EP67: THE TUNNEL
We track back up into the magical mountains of northern New South Wales, Australia, and discover the 8th wonder of the world.
07/12/07 NIMBIN // AUSTRALIA
THE TEMPLE BUILT ON LOVE
EP66: THE TEMPLE BUILT ON LOVE
We got an email from a guy called Oli telling us we had to check out this guy who was digging a hole in a hill just because he could. When we found him, he told us he did a lot more that just dig holes.
05/12/07 LONDON // UK
ONCE UPON A BOOMBOX PART 2
EP65: ONCE UPON A BOOMBOX PART 2
In Part 1, we got the run-down about BoomBox and what to expect. In Part 2, we take on the advice, dress up and go to what has turned out to be one of its final nights...
03/12/07 LONDON // UK
ONCE UPON A BOOMBOX PART 1
EP64: ONCE UPON A BOOMBOX PART 1
Boombox in East London is one of the coolest clubs in the world right now, but you can't just rock up -- you need to put serious effort into what you wear to get in. We hit the streets to get the low-down before going ourselves...
30/11/07 GOLD COAST // AUSTRALIA
SURF RAGE
EP63: SURF RAGE
Once upon a time, if you wanted to go for a surf all you needed was a board, some sex wax and a fluoro rash fest. These days, you also need to know how to headbutt.
28/11/07
INITIATING A THREESOME
EP62: INITIATING A THREESOME
You know that dream of the threesome? Most of us have had it, especially in our teens, but in reality lots of us have not conquered that ground. We ask Tommy to help get us started...
26/11/07 TOKYO // JAPAN
FINDING A PLACE TO FUCK PART 2: CAPSULE HOTELS
EP61: FINDING A PLACE TO FUCK PART 2: CAPSULE HOTELS
In Part 1, we found that love hotels are the place to slam if you wanna be quick and not get found out -- but if you're flying solo, the capsule hotel is the perfect option...
23/11/07 TOKYO // JAPAN
FINDING A PLACE TO FUCK PART 1: LOVE HOTELS
EP60: FINDING A PLACE TO FUCK PART 1: LOVE HOTELS
Being young and living in shoeboxes with paper-thin walls with your parents means it's pretty damn hard to find a little privacy to slam your boyfriend or girlfriend -- bring on the super-themed loved hotels.
21/11/07
MY DAD SMUGGLED SHIT INTO COMMUNIST RUSSIA
EP59: MY DAD SMUGGLED SHIT INTO COMMUNIST RUSSIA
During the 70s, the dudes who took tours round Europe were getting plenty of sex but, when it came to money, it was pretty slim. So whether it was vodka, gold, arms, underwear or chewing gum, smuggling goods was risky but a big money spinner.
19/11/07 NIMBIN // AUSTRALIA
THE LOST TOWN OF NIMBIN PART 2
EP58: THE LOST TOWN OF NIMBIN PART 2
After having a trip down to Nimbim fraught with danger, in Part 2, we spent the day in-town and talked to some locals to see if we could find out whether its famed drug reputation is true.
16/11/07 NIMBIN // AUSTRALIA
THE LOST TOWN OF NIMBIN PART 1
EP57: THE LOST TOWN OF NIMBIN PART 1
We go to famed hippie town Nimbin, to see if the rumours are true about being able to buy pot on the streets...
14/11/07 TOKYO // JAPAN
TOKYO YO-YO MASTER
EP56: TOKYO YO-YO MASTER
While in Tokyo, we spent some time with the ex-Yo-yo World Champion, who basically blows our mind with the shit he can do.
12/11/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
ART CLASS PART 2
EP55: ART CLASS PART 2
In Part 1, we saw some of Melbourne's kick-arse artists turn 3rd Class's walls into a gallery space. In Part 2, we go back there to see whether anyone likes this shit.
09/11/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
ART CLASS PART 1
EP54: ART CLASS PART 1
Melbourne's rockin' club, 3rd Class, decided to part with its trashy ways by grabbing a few local kick-arse young artists to turn the walls into a permanent gallery space.
07/11/07 TOKYO // JAPAN
JAPANESE PORN PART TWO
EP53: JAPANESE PORN PART TWO
Welcome back to part two of our exploration of Japanese Porn where we hunt for the famed schoolgirl-used underwear vending machines and the 7-story porn megaplex.
05/11/07
NOVEMBER PREVIEW 2007
EP52: NOVEMBER PREVIEW 2007
Unfortunately our site has been down for 24 hours due to our server, so we're saving part 2 of Japanese Porn for Wednesday. Here's a little preview of what's to come in November.
02/11/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
IRRIGATING YA COLON
EP51: IRRIGATING YA COLON
Today's clip's title almost speaks for itself... There are a lot of myths and rumours about this process, so we just decided to experience it...
31/10/07 TOKYO // JAPAN
JAPANESE PORN PART ONE
EP50: JAPANESE PORN PART ONE
Flying to Japan to film a story on Japanese Porn was the least we could do for you this week.
29/10/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I PHOTOSHOPPED KIDS' FACES FOR WORLD VISION
EP49: I PHOTOSHOPPED KIDS' FACES FOR WORLD VISION
When I did work experience, I had to photocopy a lot of shit and got bored... Meet Ben Mackie. He got to make kids look cuter so that people would sponsor them.
24/10/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
BACKPACKERS LIKE TO FUCK PART 2
EP47: BACKPACKERS LIKE TO FUCK PART 2
In Part 1, we beat around the bush a bit. In Part 2, we get to the point -- sex, masturbation, group sex...
22/10/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
BACKPACKERS LIKE TO FUCK PART 1
EP46: BACKPACKERS LIKE TO FUCK PART 1
We got sent a suggestion for a story by a guy, Dave, at davidduncan@gmail.com -- he wanted to see a story on Backpacker Hostels in Oz. So here is your story man. And please keep coming up with story ideas guys -- we are going to start covering more of them.
19/10/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
HOW TO OPERATE ON YOUR MATES
EP45: HOW TO OPERATE ON YOUR MATES
The problem with doctors is that you often can't be fucked going to them -- it's a hassle to organise, the wait is long and then they find all this extra shit wrong with you. That's why taking matters into your own hands with a bit of old-fashioned home surgery is so appealing...
17/10/07
SEX SKOOL 1 BUM BUM FUN
EP44: SEX SKOOL 1 BUM BUM FUN
Okay guys -- this is the deal. They banned this episode on Monday morning because they thought it was too rude -- but we fought back. We didn't want our viewers to miss out on our first Sex Lesson episode. So watch it quickly and tell your friends just in case they pull it down again. Enjoy people.
15/10/07
THEY HAVE BANNED THIS EPISODE
EP43: THEY HAVE BANNED THIS EPISODE
Hate to say it guys, but we have had our first video banned. It was deemed too sexual for the internet but we have gone undercover and will be giving it to you on Wed morning. Please tune in then.
12/10/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SHOW US YA TATTS
EP42: SHOW US YA TATTS
Back in the day, if you had a tattoo, you were part of a hardcore minority -- nowadays, even your grandma is getting inked up. We spoke to some dudes on the streets about their skin art.
10/10/07 PENTACOTE // VANUATU
THE PIG MAN OF VANUATU PART 2
EP41: THE PIG MAN OF VANUATU PART 2
In episode one of The Pig Man of Vanuatu, we showed you how a friend of ours, Tom, was gearing up to become a chief in a local Vanuatu village by killing a pig. In epsiode two, he swings the axe.
08/10/07 PENTACOTE // VANUATU
THE PIG MAN OF VANUATU PART 1
EP40: THE PIG MAN OF VANUATU PART 1
In Vanuatu, being given a pig to slaughter by the chief is sign of great honour. VCC correspondent, Tom Hart, has been living in the village Nazareth for a year and has just been given his first pig...
05/10/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE QUEEN OF PUSSY PART 2: MISS EROTICA
EP39: THE QUEEN OF PUSSY PART 2: MISS EROTICA
In Part 1, Maxine gave us an insight into her world. In Part 2, she shows us as she takes us backstage at Miss Erotica Australia.
03/10/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE QUEEN OF PUSSY PART 1: MAXINE
EP38: THE QUEEN OF PUSSY PART 1: MAXINE
We talk to the doyen of the adult sex industry in Aust, Maxine, after one of her famous shows about who she is and what she does.
01/10/07 TASMANIA // AUSTRALIA
SLUMBER PARTY IN A MENTAL ASYLUM PART 2
EP37: SLUMBER PARTY IN A MENTAL ASYLUM PART 2
After hearing creepy stories from the former hospital orderly, and exploring in daylight hours, the real test was going to be staying the night.
28/09/07 TASMANIA // AUSTRALIA
SLUMBER PARTY IN A MENTAL ASYLUM PART 1
EP36: SLUMBER PARTY IN A MENTAL ASYLUM PART 1
Willow Court is Australia's oldest mental asylum as well as being Australia's most haunted site. A few years ago it closed it's doors which allowed dudes like us, to stay the night there...
26/09/07 MELBOURNE // ISRAEL
OMER AND THE ISRAELI ARMY
EP35: OMER AND THE ISRAELI ARMY
For a lot of people, joining the army is not their thing. In Israel, it doesn't matter, cause once you hit 18, it's compulsory for 3 years...
24/09/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SEXY BALLS
EP34: SEXY BALLS
Brazilian sex guru Wallace Rios gives us the ins and outs to having sex on a gym fit-ball...
21/09/07 KOH PHANGAN // THAILAND
THE FULL MOON PART 2: KO PHA NGAN
EP33: THE FULL MOON PART 2: KO PHA NGAN
Haat Rin's population can swell to over 30,000 people for the Full Moon Party, diminishing just as quickly as it grew in the days after. This is one dirty party where trance has never sounded so good.
19/09/07 KOH PHANGAN // THAILAND
THE FULL MOON PART 1: GETTING THERE
EP32: THE FULL MOON PART 1: GETTING THERE
It's almost cliche to go over to Thailand for a Full Moon Party but knowing there are gonna be lots of beautiful people, dodgy trance and a guaranteed loose party... Fuck it, you have to do it.
17/09/07
HOW TO ROLL THE PERFECT JOINT
EP31: HOW TO ROLL THE PERFECT JOINT
You know that old story when you're out somewhere and someone needs to roll a joint, and you know you suck at it and then some other fucker does a brilliant job and gets all the accolades... Those days are over.
14/09/07 MEXICO CITY // MEXICO
THE 500 YEAR OLD VIRGIN
EP30: THE 500 YEAR OLD VIRGIN
Even though she has reportedly been seen countless times in such places as grilled cheese, a pizza pan and a mayonnaise jar, it is the original miracle where the Virgin of Guadalupe appeared and burned her image on a poncho that attracts the largest pilgrimage in the Western Hemisphere.
12/09/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
I ALWAYS KNEW I WAS HOT
EP29: I ALWAYS KNEW I WAS HOT
Any Fashion Week after-party is a stylish event. We took a camera along to Melbourne's latest post catwalk booze-up to ask some pretty people when they first realised they were hot.
19/12/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
FUCKING ON STREET CORNERS PART 2
EP28: FUCKING ON STREET CORNERS PART 2
This is the second part of our double episode on male street prostitution in Melbourne, Australia. These episodes were pulled earlier in the year for censorship reasons, but it's one of our favs -- so we've put it back up. Enjoy.
17/12/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
FUCKING ON STREET CORNERS PART 1
EP27: FUCKING ON STREET CORNERS PART 1
We had to pull this episode earlier this year, but it's one of our favourites and, after a lot of requests, it's back... Selling your body for sex is the oldest profession in the world. And if you're a good-looking boy in the big smoke you can make a shitload of cash if you're good at the pleasure game.
05/09/07 SHANGHAI // CHINA
SHIT HOT SHANGHAI
EP26: SHIT HOT SHANGHAI
In the place renowned in the old days for its opium dens and brothels, we hit Shanghai's newfound rocking nightlife.
03/09/07 MEXICO CITY // MEXICO
MEXICAN KIDNAPPING PART 2
EP25: MEXICAN KIDNAPPING PART 2
In Part 1, we began to learn about the fucked up kidnapping trade in Mexico. In Part 2, we speak to a girl who was actually kidnapped and lived...
31/08/07 MEXICO CITY // MEXICO
MEXICAN KIDNAPPING PART 1
EP24: MEXICAN KIDNAPPING PART 1
With well over 4000 kidnappings a year, commanding millions of dollars in ransoms, kidnapping people in Mexico is massive business.
29/08/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
PUNKASILA AND THEIR GUN GUITARS
EP23: PUNKASILA AND THEIR GUN GUITARS
When we heard that Indonesian punk rock band Punkasila played guitars in the shape of guns and there was no way we were missing them when they toured Australia and played at Ding Dong Lounge in Melbourne.
27/08/07 SHANGHAI // CHINA
ASIA LOVES TO SMOKE
EP22: ASIA LOVES TO SMOKE
The new smoking laws have come into play in Australia and those who love to puff have been forced out onto the dark, cold, wet street corners. Not so in China though, its a smoker's paradise. Vive Cool City had a quick look at a culture that loves to light up anywhere, anytime.
24/08/07 KAVIENG // PAPUA NEW GUINEA
HOW TO GET AN ISLAND TATTOO
EP21: HOW TO GET AN ISLAND TATTOO
We're in Papua New Guinea on a remote island and one of the boys decides to brand his body permanently -- local style.
22/08/07 MEDELLIN // COLOMBIA
EL DOCTOR
EP20: EL DOCTOR
At it's height, Pablo Escobar's Medellin drug-smuggling Cartel was bringing in as much as 60 million dollars per month. The richest and most violent criminal in history, the drug emperor's death is still clouded by conspiracy...
20/08/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WE'LL RAM YOUR ARSE
EP19: WE'LL RAM YOUR ARSE
We had heard of a group that enforced laws protecting marine life by ramming ships breaking those laws to try to damage and sink them. When they were re-fuelling and resupplying in Melbourne this year, we had to talk to them.
17/08/07 SHANGHAI // CHINA
GIVE LOVE TO CHINESE ROCK
EP18: GIVE LOVE TO CHINESE ROCK
Being big fans of Ping Pung and the Cave Sluts, when Vive Cool City hit the Shanghai rock scene we wanted to be blown away...
15/08/07 MEDELLIN // COLOMBIA
COLOMBIAN FOOTBALL IS BADASS
EP17: COLOMBIAN FOOTBALL IS BADASS
We're in Medellin, Colombia, home of Pablo Escobar, and go down to a local football derby that is out of control...
13/08/07 LOS ANGELES // USA
UNDERCOVER GAMBLING
EP16: UNDERCOVER GAMBLING
We're in California with our tour guide, Jaso, when he suggests we tag along one night with him to his local casino to see if we can sneak in a camera to watch him win a poker tournament.
10/08/07 TASMANIA // AUSTRALIA
THEY SAY IT LIVES PART 2: THE HUNT
EP15: THEY SAY IT LIVES PART 2: THE HUNT
With so much talk of conspiracy and tigers, it could only mean one thing... We were not leaving the island till we'd found one for ourselves.
08/08/07 TASMANIA // AUSTRALIA
THEY SAY IT LIVES PART 1: THE DYING BREED
EP14: THEY SAY IT LIVES PART 1: THE DYING BREED
For years there've been rumours of sightings of the extinct Tasmanian tiger -- in fact 4000 sightings have been reported. But its denial is also shrouded in conspiracy theory... We decided to go tiger hunting.
06/08/07 MEDELLIN // COLOMBIA
GIRLS OF COLOMBIA
EP13: GIRLS OF COLOMBIA
Welcome to Monday, today's a lunchtime episode to get you re-invigorated.. There's only a couple of reasons you go to Colombia, Falco shows us one of them..
03/08/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE YOUTH OF TODAY
EP12: THE YOUTH OF TODAY
Last Saturday night, we went to the HiFi Bar to see the Bloc Party DJs and Melbourne's mish-mash of cool kids. What we found was a lot of love, drugs and lost minds...
01/08/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE SECRET GARDEN PART 2: GETTING IN
EP11: THE SECRET GARDEN PART 2: GETTING IN
After scoping out the garden and sussing out our options, the only thing left to do was to actually get inside...
30/07/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE SECRET GARDEN PART 1: THE SCOPE OUT
EP10: THE SECRET GARDEN PART 1: THE SCOPE OUT
Smack bang in the middle of the city is a lush garden surrounded by a 5-metre wall. With no obvious entrance or sign, and intrigued as to what it is, we decided to see if we could get in there.
27/07/07 VENICE // USA
MUSCLE BEACH
EP9: MUSCLE BEACH
An old arm-wrestling friend of ours took us to Muscle Beach, Venice Califonia... Need we say more?
25/07/07 MEXICO
PYRAMID OF THE SUN
EP8: PYRAMID OF THE SUN
We're in Mexico, and feeling guilty for doing no cultural shit. We head down to the avenue of the dead and the pyramid of the sun.
23/07/07 LOS ANGELES // USA
THE POT GROWING RAT PACK PART 2
EP7: THE POT GROWING RAT PACK PART 2
In Part 1, Mickey tells us why he's in the game and the cash to be made. In Part 2, he shows us how the hell he does it.
20/07/07 LOS ANGELES // USA
THE POT GROWING RAT PACK PART 1
EP6: THE POT GROWING RAT PACK PART 1
We track down Mickey in suburban LA to find out how he grows large amounts of marijuana in his basement.
18/07/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
SEX TIPS FOR MINORS
EP5: SEX TIPS FOR MINORS
Sunday night at the Vineyard, the crowd is dirty and having a last crack at sex for the weekend.
16/07/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
MEATHEADS VS. LISTERINE
EP4: MEATHEADS VS. LISTERINE
We heard that in some dry communities, mouthwash is consumed to get you drunk. We tested it...
10/07/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
WHAT IS VIVE COOL CITY?
EP3: WHAT IS VIVE COOL CITY?
Created by a collective of people ranging from teenage to thirty-odd, we stream 3-5min episodes from around the globe.
08/07/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
VIVE COOL CITY TRAILER 2008
EP2: VIVE COOL CITY TRAILER 2008
From Columbia to Papua New Guinea, incest to Listerine. Episode 1 launches July 16, watch to see what's coming...
07/07/07 MELBOURNE // AUSTRALIA
THE SHOOTING CLIP
EP1: THE SHOOTING CLIP
While filming a piece on a local brothel, we witnessed, by accident, two men being shot.