Emma Garland

Associate Editor, VICE UK

Celebrity

The Reign of the 'Relatable' Celebrity Is Over

Now that the pandemic has made it unavoidably clear that they are not, in fact, just like us, can we go back to fame being fun again?
Emma Garland
5.25.20
What I Miss Most

I Miss the Community of Clubbing

Clubbing is a ritual that you do with people you care about. Dressing up and partying at home is still fun, but you can't feel that same physical connection or get junk food afterwards.
Dorian Electra
5.20.20
Music

Pussy Riot Goes Pop

We spoke to Nadya Tolokonnikova and producer Vitya Isaiev about their new EP, the future of activism and their aim to "make pop revolutionary again".
Emma Garland
5.14.20
Music

Ladies, Ladies: A Fiona Apple 'Fetch the Bolt Cutters' Album Roundtable

VICE staffers and music critics discuss the singer-songwriter’s first album in eight years.
Hannah Ewens
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
Tara Joshi
Sydney Gore
4.21.20
Television

'Too Hot to Handle' Is the Sistine Chapel of Horny Reality Shows

Netflix’s latest dating format represents the new zenith of a genre we know and love.
Lauren O'Neill
Emma Garland
4.20.20
Film

Wigs, Outfits, Banter: 'Blades of Glory' Is an Underrated Classic

To celebrate the one month anniversary of our Corona Film Club, we revisited Will Ferrell and Jon Heder's 2007 figure skating comedy.
Emma Garland
Ryan Bassil
4.9.20
Film

Our Next Corona Film Club Movie Is 'Blades of Glory'

This week we revisit a precious artefact of a pre-financial crash Hollywood in which almost no plot was too stupid.
Emma Garland
4.6.20
Music

Adam Schlesinger's Music Was an Endless Source of Joy

The acclaimed singer-songwriter passed away on Wednesday due to complications related to coronavirus. VICE staffers remember some of his most timeless hits.
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
Hannah Ewens
4.2.20
Film

How Not to Do Self-Isolation – via Greta Gerwig in ‘Mistress America’

We review the Noah Baumbach-directed comedy for the third instalment of our Corona Film Club.
Lauren O'Neill
Ryan Bassil
Hannah Ewens
Emma Garland
4.2.20
tories

Identifying Every Type of Boomer in the Tory Cabinet Zoom Meeting

From "technophobe dad" to "malevolent sports mum" to "guy who regularly likes a porn star's tweets with a public profile" – all are represented.
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
4.1.20
Music

This Is How You Can Support the Independent Music Industry During COVID-19

We spoke to a handful of small labels, artists and industry workers in the UK about the problems they face, and what you can do to help from home.
Emma Garland
3.27.20
Culture

What To Watch, Read and Listen To While You're Bored and Self-Isolating

Don't lose your head: pass the hours with some picks from VICE UK's culture writers.
Hannah Ewens
Ryan Bassil
Lauren O'Neill
Emma Garland
Daisy Jones
3.16.20
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