Joe Zadeh

VICE Long Reads

A Journey Into the Radical Art of Brain Injury Survivors

A small and thriving community of artists in London are re-kindling age old questions about why we create.
Joe Zadeh
3.3.19
VICE Long Reads

The Man Who Lives Inside His Dreams

When the most important people in his life all died in quick succession, Stephen Wright channeled his bereavement into turning his semi-detached house into a work of art.
Joe Zadeh
5.9.18
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The Lonely Life of a Professional YouTuber

You might have a million subscribers online, but the trade-off is spending most of your time alone, in front of a computer – as WillNE knows all too well.
Joe Zadeh
2.22.18
VICE Long Reads

A Fateful Hunt for a Buried Stash of the Greatest LSD Ever Made

In the 1970s, a quiet pocket of rural Wales became the psychedelic hub of the world. We went back in search of the chemists, dealers and thousands of hidden blotters.
Joe Zadeh
10.4.17
Interviews

How Bob Mortimer Kickstarted the Golden Age of British Comedy

An interview with one half of Vic and Bob.
Joe Zadeh
2.14.17
Culture

The Problem With the Concept of a "Good Immigrant"

Stars like Nadiya Hussain​ and Mo Farah are considered to have passed society's test for immigrants. But where does that leave everyone else?
Joe Zadeh
10.12.16
Interviews

How Bjork Created a Virtual Version of Herself to Deal With the Pain of ‘Vulnicura’

A conversation with the Icelandic artist about moving on, both emotionally and technologically.
Joe Zadeh
9.22.16
Premieres

Yung's New Video for "Commercial" Takes All the Cliché Advertising Tropes and Laughs at Them

This fast-paced new single comes from the Danish punk rockers debut album, 'A Youthful Dream.'
Joe Zadeh
9.1.16
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On the Frontline of Ibiza’s Grime Invasion

For years, grime MCs would reject the super clubs of Ibiza in favor of livelier gigs in Ayia Napa. Suddenly all of that has changed, so we headed out to the Balearic Islands to find out why.
Joe Zadeh
8.17.16
Objectively Correct Lists

Five Times Kurupt FM Proved They Are the Best Comedians in Britain

When the history books are opened, time will remember MC Grindah. The lyrical master.
Ryan Bassil
Joe Zadeh
8.16.16
Interviews

"Young People, This Is Your Miners' Strike" - We Spoke to Billy Bragg About Saving Britain

He's lived through punk, suffered through Thatcherism, and fought the National Front—what does he think of the UK's current shitshow?
Joe Zadeh
7.22.16
Interviews

A Conversation with Wretch 32 About Police Brutality, and His Brand New Video for “Liberation”

We're premiering the North London rapper's new video, which tackles police brutality and racial profiling head on.
Joe Zadeh
7.5.16
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