Kevin EG Perry

crime

The Small Town Gang Murder Broadcast Live on Snapchat

As 16-year-old Cemeren Yilmaz begged for his life, his attackers filmed him and posted the video to Snapchat. The murder was callous, utterly pointless—and representative of so many of the U.K.'s knife crime deaths.
Kevin EG Perry
7.9.19
University

A Death at Uni: The British Student Who Died During an Initiation Ritual

Ed Farmer's tragic death after a pub crawl is not the first time a British student has died after some kind of university induction.
Kevin EG Perry
12.13.18
Cannabis

Legal Weed Is a Reality in America, but Congress Refuses to Admit It

As New York moves toward legal recreational cannabis, the failure to enact nationwide reforms is becoming more glaring.
Kevin EG Perry
8.27.18
porn

Sex, Death and Social Media at the Annual Porn Awards

Five female porn stars have died within the last three months. At the AVN Awards, there was a strange mix of acknowledgment and carrying on with business as usual.
Kevin EG Perry
2.1.18
Festivals

Can Desert Daze Be America's Answer to Glastonbury?

Black metal yoga, the Institute of Mentalphysics, hippies—surely the only thing separating the two is the weather.
Kevin EG Perry
10.27.17

Why One of the World's Biggest Rockstars Got Away with Child Abuse

Ian Watkins' crimes were a new type of appalling, yet he managed to keep offending for four years after complaints were made to police.
Kevin EG Perry
10.16.17
Interviews

Hey, Adam Granduciel, What’s Your Secret?

With new album ‘A Deeper Understanding’ The War on Drugs' frontman has become a master of riding out his anxiety.
Kevin EG Perry
8.25.17
crime

Killers at 14: The Story of the UK's Youngest Double Murderers

Kim Edwards and her boyfriend, Lucas Markham, were sentenced to life for the murder of Edwards' mother and sister.
Kevin EG Perry
6.19.17
crime

The British Teenager Who Tried to Bomb a Tube Train

Why Damon Smith wasn't labelled a terrorist by the courts.
Kevin EG Perry
5.31.17
crime

The Haunting Case of the 'Killer Cabbie'

After a night out with friends, a young woman disappeared. When police apprehended the suspect, he led them to another body.
Kevin EG Perry
3.22.17
true crime

The Life and Crimes of 'Cannibal Cop Killer' Stefano Brizzi

The Italian invited a policeman to his London flat for a chemsex party, strangled him, chopped him up and, inspired by 'Breaking Bad', tried to dissolve him in acid.
Kevin EG Perry
2.21.17
Remembering Things

How Blur's 'Blur' Brought Them Back from the Brink

Burnt out by Britpop and a failure to break America, 20 years ago Blur were disintegrating, but somehow they wrote their biggest song, and one of the best LPs of their career.
Kevin EG Perry
2.10.17
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