New Music Friday: 5 albums to stream this week

NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: 5 ALBUMS TO STREAM THIS WEEK

London duo Two Shell have made a name for themselves in the leftfield UK club scene for their absurdist take on dance music, which...

Photos capturing the It girls on the outskirts of Milan Fashion Week

PHOTOS CAPTURING THE IT GIRLS ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF MILAN FASHION WEEK

As the fashion set descended on Milan , click-clacking between Versace , Fendi , and Bar Basso, normal Italians were just - I don't...

 
 
 
Inside the exhibition celebrating African fashion

INSIDE THE EXHIBITION CELEBRATING AFRICAN FASHION

In late October 2021, Lagos was overtaken by an intoxicating buzz of excitement. The Nigerian capital was preparing to celebrate the...

Kate Moss is now the creative director of Diet Coke

KATE MOSS IS NOW THE CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF DIET COKE

Diet Coke is to blonde girls what literature is to Julia Fox : an excuse to smoke a cigarette. Perhaps the closest a fizzy drink can...

 
 
 
Are abortion rights at risk in the UK?

ARE ABORTION RIGHTS AT RISK IN THE UK?

The US Supreme Court's decision to strike down Roe v Wade last month disturbed many of us across the pond. In the wake of the ruling,...

Dangerous herbal abortion misinformation is going viral on TikTok

DANGEROUS HERBAL ABORTION MISINFORMATION IS GOING VIRAL ON TIKTOK

Back in the late 1840s, a physician known as “Madame Restell” ran ads in a New York newspaper advertising services to treat women's...

 
 
 
Nitram, the polarising film about Australia's deadliest mass shooting

NITRAM, THE POLARISING FILM ABOUT AUSTRALIA'S DEADLIEST MASS SHOOTING

In the summer of 2021, Caleb Landry Jones accepted the Best Actor prize at Cannes for his lead role in Justin Kurzel's fifth film,...

How Rico Nasty crafted her avant-emo look

HOW RICO NASTY CRAFTED HER AVANT-EMO LOOK

Rico Nasty has always been a trailblazer when it comes to her beauty looks, both on stage and off. Like her sound, which combines elements...

 
 
 
Botter just got even better with the ANDAM fashion award

BOTTER JUST GOT EVEN BETTER WITH THE ANDAM FASHION AWARD

Lisi Herrebrugh and Rushemy Botter are part of a new generation of designers who see fashion as a way to engender change. With Botter...

Courtney Love and Queen Viv are outlaws in Westwood's new campaign

COURTNEY LOVE AND QUEEN VIV ARE OUTLAWS IN WESTWOOD'S NEW CAMPAIGN

As the grand dame of punk , it should come as no surprise that grunge queen Courtney Love has nothing but reverence for the inimitable...

 
 
 
Blake Lemoine on the ethical implications of Google's ‘sentient' AI

BLAKE LEMOINE ON THE ETHICAL IMPLICATIONS OF GOOGLE'S ‘SENTIENT' AI

Earlier this month, a Google engineer named Blake Lemoine was suspended from the company after he claimed that its artificially intelligent...

Debt and destruction: the dark side of crypto trading

DEBT AND DESTRUCTION: THE DARK SIDE OF CRYPTO TRADING

While his classmates were deciding what GSCEs they wanted to study, Malik* was earning money as a small-time crypto trader: that is,...

 
 
 
This new film deep dives into Mary-Kate and Ashley's cultural legacy

THIS NEW FILM DEEP DIVES INTO MARY-KATE AND ASHLEY'S CULTURAL LEGACY

In her new documentary The Twins , Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Zara Meerza leaves the audience with one lingering question: “are you...

Danny Brown accuses Die Antwoord's Ninja of sexual assault

DANNY BROWN ACCUSES DIE ANTWOORD'S NINJA OF SEXUAL ASSAULT

American rapper Danny Brown has accused Ninja, one half of South African duo Die Antwoord , of sexually assaulting him at a nightclub...

 
 
 
From Mowalola to Martine Rose: Dazed Fashion's fave SS23 men's shows

FROM MOWALOLA TO MARTINE ROSE: DAZED FASHION'S FAVE SS23 MEN'S SHOWS

From Rick Owens ' enormous flaming balls and Rei Kawakubo 's uncanny clowns, to Mowalola 's kinky bondage moment and J-Dubs ' motomami...

Ciaran Thapar and Ben Lindsay on the UK's youth violence crisis

CIARAN THAPAR AND BEN LINDSAY ON THE UK'S YOUTH VIOLENCE CRISIS

Jhemar was playing Gran Turismo Sport on his PlayStation after coming home from school when he found out his 17-year-old half-brother,...

 
 
 
Bums out for the boys! The high fashion jockstrap rears onto the runway

BUMS OUT FOR THE BOYS! THE HIGH FASHION JOCKSTRAP REARS ONTO THE RUNWAY

A turgid penis appeared on Thom Browne 's most recent runway. Twitching skywards from a pair of tweed chaps as a model line-danced...

R Kelly sentenced to 30 years in jail for sex trafficking

R KELLY SENTENCED TO 30 YEARS IN JAIL FOR SEX TRAFFICKING

R Kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. The convicted sex offender was sentenced in a Brooklyn federal court on Wednesday,...

 
 
 
Thomas de Kluyver's 6 top tips for achieving the perfect Gucci lips

THOMAS DE KLUYVER'S 6 TOP TIPS FOR ACHIEVING THE PERFECT GUCCI LIPS

It was punk rocker Dani Miller's lipstick-smudged teeth that introduced Gucci Beauty to the world back in 2019, signalling the brand's...

The cyber-cyborgian baldies at Marc Jacobs AW22 reflected the mood

THE CYBER-CYBORGIAN BALDIES AT MARC JACOBS AW22 REFLECTED THE MOOD

It was German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche who provided the sentiment that framed the Marc Jacobs AW22 show this week. “We share...

 
 
 



‘Stranger Things' Season 4 ends with death and destruction

‘Stranger Things' Season 4 ends with death and destruction

The fourth and penultimate season of “Stranger Things” has ended in a way that's bloated - but ultimately satisfying and packed with destruction. Read more ...

‘Mr. Malcolm's List' Review: A Romantic Costume Drama of Deftly Acted Charm

“Mr. Malcolm's List” has a scrumptious light charm. It's a Regency romance set in London in 1818, where someone in the film is being fooled at every moment. The deceptions and... Read more ...

Johnny Depp Ordered to Pay ACLU $38k Related to Amber Heard Case

So, this is ironic... Amber Heard lost Johnny Depp's defamation case in no small part because she lied about donating half her divorce settlement to the ACLU... and now a judge... Read more ...

Disneyland's popular ‘Pirates of the Caribbean' ride reopens - with a...

Disneyland's popular ‘Pirates of the Caribbean' ride reopens - with a familiar face

"Keep a spry eye out for sly Captain Jack Sparrow from the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' film series, as he schemes to get his hands on the spoils," wrote the park's website. Read more ...

Chelsea Handler pitches late-night return: ‘White men's opinions are irrelevant'

Chelsea Handler pitches late-night return: ‘White men's opinions are irrelevant'

“I have, obviously, very strong and loud opinions and I like to share them," she declared. Read more ...

'Selling Sunset's' Chrishell Stause Gushes About 'Super-Open' Relationship...

'Selling Sunset's' Chrishell Stause Gushes About 'Super-Open' Relationship With G Flip

The realty reality star spoke candidly to Vogue about abortion rights, television and her recently revealed relationship with the Australian singer. Read more ...

Rock Star Randy Bachman Reunited With Beloved Stolen Guitar After 45 Long Years

Rock Star Randy Bachman Reunited With Beloved Stolen Guitar After 45 Long Years

The guitar the former Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive leader used to write hits like "American Woman" was stolen in Toronto and recovered in Tokyo. Read more ...

Adele Dazzles at Homecoming Concert in Hyde Park: ‘London, I Love You So Much'

First things first: Adele showed up. And in many ways, that was the biggest hurdle Adele had to clear on her way to triumphing at the first of two shows at London's American... Read more ...

Sonny Barger and the Hells Angels: Five Ways the Outlaw Motorcycle Club Left...

With the death this week of Ralph “Sonny” Barger, national president of famed motorcycle club the Hells Angels, a piece of vibrant American pop culture history recedes farther... Read more ...

Rihanna's First Public Outing Since Giving Birth, Supports A$AP Rocky at Concert

Rihanna made her first official outing since becoming a mom, venturing out across the pond to support the new father and her partner, A$AP Rocky. RiRi surfaced Friday at... Read more ...