Kamila Rymajdo

Health

How Letter Writing Became an Unexpected Mental Health Aid

More people have realized how taking pen to paper can force you to consider the nuances, logic, and depth of your thoughts.
Kamila Rymajdo
5.17.19
Interviews

Badgirl$ Are Manchester’s Bright, New Indie-Trap Hope

We meet the trio on a walk through their home city, hearing about their upcoming EP (and how Class A drugs almost derailed them).
Kamila Rymajdo
2.5.19
Remembering Things

I Was in Cleopatra, One of the UK’s First Black 90s Girl Groups

It's been 20 years since the three Mancunian sisters gave black girls pop role models. Cleo Higgins looks back on her experience of fame at a young age.
Cleo Higgins
11.26.18
Princess Diana

The Princess Diana Funeral Reenactment Was as Odd as It Sounds

"The people's princess" got the people's funeral.
Kamila Rymajdo
9.13.18
carnival

These Artists Are Battling the Dilution of Caribbean Sound System Culture

GAIKA's 'SYSTEM' exhibit in London and the New York-set film 'Mas Fuerte' show how gentrification could change Carnival if we're not careful.
Kamila Rymajdo
8.21.18
Objectively Correct Lists

A Brief Timeline of Magic in Music

From Welsh witches to ambient incantations via David Bowie's goblin leggings.
Kamila Rymajdo
10.31.17
Features

This Small City is the Most Exciting Place to Party in the UK Right Now

We take a look at a pair of venue's in Salford that are getting clubbers up north very, very excited indeed.
Kamila Rymajdo
7.5.17
End 696

Promoters Told Us How an Outdated London Police Policy Targets Grime Gigs

“Basically it’s saying, ‘we aren’t going to protect you—we’re going to treat you all like suspects’."
Kamila Rymajdo
3.31.17

Inside the Secret Manchester Pub That Only Serves Bartenders

The Seven Oaks opens from midnight until 8 AM, catering exclusively to bar staff clocking off from their shifts. And with so many bartenders in one place, things can soon get rowdy.
Kamila Rymajdo
3.22.17
Race

Eating in One of Britain's Most Racially Divided Towns

Census data shows that white and Asian residents of Blackburn, Lancashire are increasingly divided. I visited restaurants in the town's “Asian quarter” to find out how a council regeneration scheme is forging links between the communities.
Kamila Rymajdo
3.7.17
Munchies

Eating in One of Britain's Most Racially Segregated Towns

Census data shows that white and Asian residents of Blackburn, Lancashire are becoming increasingly divided. I visited restaurants and shops in its “Asian quarter” to find out how a council regeneration scheme is forging links between the communities.
Kamila Rymajdo
3.7.17
Objectively Correct Lists

Stop Masturbating or Crying and Let the Gentleman of Grime Restore Your Faith in Romance

Loyalty? Honor? Pride? Grime’s love songs are based on the tenets of 19th-century courtship.
Kamila Rymajdo
2.14.17
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