Hannah Ewens

Features Editor at VICE UK. Author of 'Fangirls: Scenes From Modern Music Culture'.

Music

Flickers of Joy at the UK's First Socially Distanced Concert Venue

We went to Newcastle's Virgin Money Unity Arena to experience gig-going in the age of coronavirus.
Lauren O'Neill
Hannah Ewens
9.8.20
TV

Every Woman on Selling Sunset, Ranked From Evil to More Evil

There is no "good" on your new favourite reality real estate show – only scheming, glamour and bloodlust.
Hannah Ewens
8.7.20
Music

The Strange New World of Socially Distant Gigs

Live shows might one day come to a venue near you, but they look and feel as bizarre as you might think.
Hannah Ewens
8.5.20
COVID-19

Here's How People Are Preparing for a Potential Second Lockdown

"I’m being very realistic about goals in lockdown 2.0, knowing how hard it is to do anything outside survive."
Hannah Ewens
7.24.20
mental health

Parents of Student Who Killed Herself Are Taking Bristol University to Court

The parents of student Natasha Abrahart, who died by suicide, say that her university failed to care for her.
Hannah Ewens
7.20.20
pandemic

What Your Pandemic Holiday Says About You

Is it going to be a cheeky trip to Brighton or an all-inclusive booked in Spain for September? Choices, choices!
Hannah Ewens
Lauren O'Neill
7.16.20
TV

Mapping Every Musical Reference in ‘The Sopranos’

From AJ’s Coal Chamber hoodies to the ACDC blasting at Bada Bing!, David Chase's iconic HBO show made unparalleled use of musical references.
Hannah Ewens
7.15.20
Pub

Play This Fun Game of 'Socially Distanced Pub' Bingo!

Pubs finally reopen on 4th July. Here's what you can expect from so-called "Super Saturday".
Hannah Ewens
Lauren O'Neill
7.2.20
influencers

Influencers Are Struggling to React to Black Lives Matter on Their Platforms

Many are navigating a new political reality in which centring yourself and selling product is the last thing followers want to hear about.
Hannah Ewens
6.22.20
LGBTQ

Inside the Great British TERF War

This is how the debate over human rights for transgender people ended up dominating mainstream media, poisoning newsrooms and dividing British feminism.
Hannah Ewens
6.16.20
Weed

People Are Learning the Joys of Growing Their Own Weed During Lockdown

Cannabis smokers who are still stuck inside are getting green fingers.
Hannah Ewens
6.9.20
Coronavirus

Young People Are Struggling to Apply for Universal Credit for the First Time

“You have to wait eight weeks to get payments, so people are fucked.”
Hannah Ewens
6.1.20
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