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Back Then with Ben Rayner

Looking Back at a Legendary UK Warehouse Party

Photographer Ben Rayner digs up his pictures from December 2006, including snaps from the first-ever Real Gold party, as well as pics from one of the Klaxons' first major gigs.
Ben Rayner
12.4.16
Back Then with Ben Rayner

Photos of Adele, Dev Hynes, and The Horrors Before Their Careers Took Off

Photographer Ben Rayner goes into his archive to pick some photos that are ten years old to the month. This gallery features Adele while she was still in school and Dev Hynes's first show as Lightspeed Champion.
Ben Rayner
11.20.16
Art

Young Artists Envision Karaoke Videos as Installation Art

Karaoke was an artform for the masses this past weekend at Red Bull Studios.
Kate Messinger
6.15.15
The Fashion Issue 2010

Brix Smith

In the 1980s, Brix Smith was best known as a guitarist in The Fall, and as the wife of its frontman Mark E. Smith, whom she divorced. Brix was one of very few women in British indie at a time when it was still any good.
Andy Capper, Photos: Ben Rayner
3.1.10
The Seeing Trails Issue

Goo In Your Hand!

This just in! Ben Rayner went to the My Bloody Valentine ATP in December and made a zine out of what he saw. He also partied with an obscure Canadian group called Fucked Up.
Andy Capper, Photos: Ben Rayner
1.1.10
The Seeing Trails Issue

Literary

Girls with tattoos are hot. Sometimes. Tattoos of girls, on the whole, are hot. And therein lies the key to Angelique Houtkamp’s unique niche of painting ladies that look like they are tattoos but aren't.
VICE Staff
1.1.10