The Appalachia Issue

  • LBJ Day

    This memoir of Lyndon B. Johnson's visit to Kentucky was handwritten by Inez, Kentucky native Shelba Pack Brown on April 24, 1964. We maintained the spelling and grammar just as it was because we like the way it sounds. That's all. It's not to be funny.

  • Vice Fashion - Kids Of Cp

    First up, we have to make very clear that we had nothing whatsoever to do with the outfits in this shoot.

  • Grub's Up

    Of the 4,500 or so people living in Coober Pedy, approximately 600 are Greek which means it's probably the only bit of desert in the world where you can get a killer lamb gyros with tzatziki and a side of three different types of saganaki.

  • To Live & Die

    We went up to the St Ann's area of Nottingham late on Saturday night to talk to a family who live in a council house on a notorious road called Kingsthorpe Close. While we were driving there, the white taxi driver told us that he hoped we were wearing...

  • Norwegian Krautrock

    120 Days are from Norway which is a very peaceful, prosperous country that's totally removed from the place that the rest of the issue is about.

  • Man Of The Mountains

    The first part of the house out here was made in the 30s. There was two families raised in that house. I had 11 brothers and sisters.

  • Broken Knees

    I used to be a concrete worker, but I've just gone through knee surgery. They operated on me using spinal cord anaesthetics, and I thought that was a bit uncomfortable.

  • How To Rob

    The first day we were in Radford and St Ann's, we kept asking people about how the area got its reputation for violence. People like the councillor on Page 38 told us the reputation was undeserved and was manufactured by the media to make for a good...

  • The Appalachia Issue

    In his State of the Union address in January 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a "war on poverty."

  • Air Combat

    I'm still in school. I'm 18 years old. I don't know what I want to do when I'm older.

  • Town Clown

    There's no way you can miss Irvin's place. His property sits at the top of a hill where he has somehow managed to acquire more random, insane shit than you have ever seen in one spot. Ever.

  • Air Combat

    I'm still in school. I'm 18 years old. I don't know what I want to do when I'm older.