We speak with LGBTQAI individuals on what it takes to silence the trolls and take the fear out of being queer.
The Sound City Festival afterparty, co-hosted by us and Levi's, will see sets from Ms Banks, Slowthai, Aystar and a bunch of others.
The most remarkable thing about it was the material. Every bar, beat and verse had been crafted by the students, making for stories that simply aren't told in contemporary music.
“I think musicians, especially those who grew up in the areas affected, were mobilised by the riots to have a voice. I certainly was.”
Over 300 languages are spoken on its streets, and it remains a zone of hyperactive cultural fluidity, but the everyday battle against discrimination and developers is real.
Just when we needed some good news.
Be sure to RSVP to the party that includes Miss June and Dune Rats in their first New Zealand show.
For a short time in the 2000s, he transformed white trash culture and new money aesthetics into a coveted and desired fashion empire with Von Dutch and Ed Hardy.
Kai Campos tells us how often (or not) he washes his jeans and how Bruce Springsteen helped him embrace denim.