Camden

8.25.17

We Asked Some Goths What They Think of Taylor Swift Going Goth

"I literally despise her and want her to disappear off the face of the Earth."

7.4.17

Saying Goodbye to America at a Florida Georgia Line and Nelly Concert

America is many things to many people. In New Jersey one night, it was bro country's greatest duo singing "Cruise" with a flannel-wearing Nelly.

2.16.17

What It’s Like When Young Thug Shows Up to His Own London Pop-Up Shop

A dispatch from our day in the queue with Thugger fans waiting to get into his Camden Market stall.

1.17.17

How the Cultural Heart of London Died

Camden, the gritty, alternative capital of London, is being gentrified, but it's not like anything good has happened there for decades.

9.23.16

This ‘Fat Gay Vegan’ Took Me on a Meat-Free Food Crawl

I joined Sean O’Callaghan, the man behind the popular Fat Gay Vegan blog, for a tour of London’s best vegan food spots. “If you live vegan, it is not a joyless existence where you’re never gonna have fun,” he says. “You can eat hamburgers.”

5.18.16

Heavy Metal: Water Contaminated by Lead Is Poisoning Kids Across New Jersey

Lead is the material through which America's yawning economic inequities do their damage — and, in the Garden State, lead contamination remains a persistent problem.

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4.1.16

Meet the London Chef Serving Cambodian Dishes That Escaped a Genocide

With lok lak steak and lemon butter mushrooms, Cambodian chef Thomas Tan is preserving a culinary heritage lost during the Khmer Rouge genocide.

3.15.16

Why Cybergoth Refuses to Die

Too creepy for the ravers, too neon for the goths, cybergoths occupied a new space entirely, but as their numbers decline, what's next?

10.26.15

Classic House Pioneers Shades of Rhythm Made Us a Masterful Guest Mix

Before the reboot of their seminal London party, the famed UK trio gives us a little house music 101.

8.7.15

This Immersive Installation Allows You to Look at Life Through Someone Else's Eyes

Utopia is a multi-sensory installation at the Roundhouse in London that allows you to experience the various lives being lived in one of the world's biggest cities.

7.4.15

The Martyrdom of Saint Amy Winehouse

Like Medieval martyrs before her, Amy fell to a fate that was only inevitable because we willed it so.

7.1.15

The Problems with the New Amy Winehouse Documentary

Asif Kapadia's Amy is a brilliant reminder of why we fell in love with pop music's greatest recent jazz singer. But it tells a skewed story of the 27-year-old's death.

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