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The Return of Kano

The actor and rapper's back with a new album, due out in August, and shares a filmic video on serious youth violence exclusively with us.
Ryan Bassil
7.18.19
tv

Craig Mazin's Years-Long Obsession with Making 'Chernobyl' Terrifyingly Accurate

"We had a general standing philosophy from the beginning, which was: Accuracy is everything to us."
Drew Schwartz
6.4.19
q&a

We Made Our Tech Editor Drink Jack Dorsey's 'Salt Juice'

"I was expecting it to be thicker. I don’t know why, it’s just water and salt, but it’s called 'juice.'"
Rupa Bhattacharya
5.6.19
First Dates

A Pensive, Museum Date with Big Thief's Adrianne Lenker

As the Brooklyn band release their third album 'U.F.O.F.', I took Lenker to a slightly creepy childhood museum to talk tours, John Prine, and the intangible.
Lauren O'Neill
5.1.19
q&a

Hamzaa Turned Being "Sad as Fuck" into Rich Soul-R&B

We meet the 20-year-old singer and songwriter, who landed her first TV spot as an unsigned teen last autumn. She's just getting started.
Grace Shutti
4.26.19
In Conversation with

Kojey Radical and Shy FX on Skanking, Teen Gigs and Their Collab

We had the two talents interview each other, about their origin stories and the story behind Ghetts-featuring track "Bad After We."
Tshepo Mokoena
4.24.19
First Dates

Loyle Carner Very Graciously Rinsed Me in a Cocktail-Making Class

The London rapper talks being drunk on dates, identity and the lead-up to the release of his second album ‘Not Waving, But Drowning.’
Tshepo Mokoena
4.16.19
q&a

I Make Dildos Out of Insect Penises

Artist Joey Holder spent four years 3D-printing human-scale dildos of tiny insect penis templates. So we spoke to her about it.
Hannah Pezzack
4.15.19
Here's the Deal With...

Meet M Huncho, The Masked UK Rapper With a Slick Majestic Sound

On the day his new mixtape 'Utopia' drops, here's everything you need to know about this up-and-coming soon-to-be staple of the UK scene.
Ryan Bassil
4.12.19
Interviews

Matmos' New Album Considers the Beauty and Terror of Plastics

The Baltimore duo celebrate their 25th year as a couple and as collaborators with 'Plastic Anniversary,' a record sourced from things like breast implants, exercise balls, and broken vinyl records.
Colin Joyce
3.25.19
politics

This Philosopher Says We Should Replace Religion with Socialism

In a new book, Martin Hägglund argues that the only way to change our existence is to accept it will end.
Alex Norcia
3.22.19
Interviews

Orville Peck Is a Lone Stranger Singing Country Songs From Behind a Mask

The queer cowboy and pseudonymous country singer discusses his evocative campfire torchsongs and debuts the music video for his latest single “Turn To Hate.”
Gary Suarez
3.21.19
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