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A Look at Alasdair McLellan's New Book About Palace Skateboards

The photographer spent seven years documenting the Palace Wayward Boys Choir skate team and just put all his photos into a book, 'The Palace.'


Visionary Director Alex Cox on Joe Strummer, Punk, and Getting 'Blacklisted' by Hollywood

We spoke to the director of 'Repo Man' and 'Sid and Nancy' about his career and the new film he's crowdfunding.


Remembering Alan Clarke, the King of Bleak, Violent British Cinema

The auteur died 25 years ago, leaving behind films about borstal life, soccer hooliganism, and British skinheads, influencing the likes of Gus Van Sant and Harmony Korine in the process.


Greased Quiffs and Switchblades: Growing Up Teddy Boy in 1970s England

Looking back at the most British of subcultures with Nidge, a long-time Ted and founder of the Edwardian Teddy Boy website.


A History of 'Frestonia,' a Micronation of Squatters Who Declared Independence from the UK

How a bunch of pioneering weirdos carved out their own space in London.