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
2.28.19
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
The 2017 Music Issue

Dave Is Not Normal

The 19-year-old London MC is an accomplished pianist who's already caught the attention of Drake, but he's not really concerned with any of that.
Joe Zadeh
11.8.17
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
10.3.17
Finsbury Park Attack

How London's Finsbury Park Is Reacting to the Attack

On the streets yesterday people said they wanted to show solidarity, but also that they had noticed a rise in hate speech in recent months.
Joe Zadeh
6.20.17
immigration

Britain's Immigration Policy Is Just as Draconian as Donald Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

Trump’s revised travel ban is yet to come into effect, but Theresa May has already built a wall, deported Muslims, and thrown innocent people into detention centres.
Joe Zadeh
3.14.17
Interviews

An Interview with Bob Mortimer, the Serious Surrealist

He's spent 25 years as half of Britain's greatest comedy double act and is currently making football very weird on 'Athletico Mine'. But for the real Bob, life's not all been a laugh.
Joe Zadeh
2.13.17
Culture

The Problem with the Concept of a 'Good Immigrant'

It's the idea that all immigrants are automatically deemed bad people until they somehow earn their right to be treated as humans, and to sit at the table.
Joe Zadeh
10.11.16
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
we saw this

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
Interviews

A Pure Conversation with Paul McCartney

Is there anything you can ask Sir Paul that he hasn’t been asked a million times? I was about to find out.
Joe Zadeh
6.13.16
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