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London Rental Opportunity of the Week: The Perfect Flat for a Cuck, in Deptford!
One bedroom, three beds, really awkward queue for a shower in the morning.
The South London Bar Named After a 90s Basketball Player
Inspired by Utah Jazz player John Stockton, Stockton in South London is the “playmaker” to owner Gordon McGowan’s other hidden Jamaican restaurant, i.e. his Karl Malone.
The Windrush Generation Is Still Inspiring Today’s British Caribbean Chefs
“Our mum and grandma taught us the process of how to make the food, prepare it, marinate it overnight, and how to blend different spices and flavours together to compliment each dish.”
Inside the London Bar Inspired By a Jamaican Childhood
Londoner Gordon McGowan grew up in the small Jamaican town of Mandeville. Two years ago, he opened a bar that pays homage to his “beloved little boring town.”
WHARFWHIT Makes Awkward, Double-Jointed Bubblegum Electro-Pop and You Need to Listen to Him Now
We spoke to the Kero Kero Bonito man about D.I.Y. raves, bad promoters, and the joys of £2.50 doubles.
Meet the ‘Professional Pyromaniac’ Behind London’s Best Meat Dishes
“I was one of those kids that set fire to stuff—and now I burn shit every day,” says London Log Company founder Mark Parr, whose specialist charcoal adds a unique smoky flavour to meat dishes.
VICE vs Video games
A Conversation with Roll7, the Indie Studio Thrashing Gaming's Big Boys
Not even a BAFTA can buy security in a city like London, but Roll7 balances inspiration with perspiration to produce brilliant games nonetheless.
I Went to the South London Sex Cinema and Made Some Weird New Friends
Including an Italian banker who seemed wired and insisted on showing me his homemade porn videos.
Meeting the Family Behind London’s Last Porn Cinema
The husband, wife and father-in-law that run Club 487 are keeping London's libertine spirit alive.
London's Last Sex Cinema Is Back from the Dead – So I Paid a Visit
Fans of communal wanking: rejoice.
In These Corny, Depressing Videos London's Property Development Sharks Make Themselves Look Like Dicks
"You can just sense this really has a young trendy feel to it," says Tim Murphy, CEO of IP Global. "The artists are here. It's got that real vibe about it."
The Great London Gentrification Pub Crawl
Going on the piss and eating burgers in London's most despised hipster joints.
Clive Martin, Photos: Nicholas Pomeroy