Me and Brooke Candy Hung Out With Some Farm Animals
Where we spoke about her mythical queer porno, destroying the patriarchy, and being close to nature.
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Inside 'Hungama,' an LGBTQ+ Bollywood Night in an East London Strip Club
It's rare that South Asian clubbers can come together to celebrate queer culture, but this new night at Metropolis provides just that.
Three-Chili Squid Recipe
Combine an ancho chili mayo with fresh red chili salad and house-made chipotle oil for a spicy grilled squid dish you can even make while hungover.
The Open-Hearted Evolution of Kele Okereke
If Bloc Party's 'Silent Alarm' soundtracked the house party, his latest solo album 'Fatherland' soundtracks the dinner party ten years later.
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FNP Paints Pastel Visions of Summer Sunsets With "Somewhere South"
Stream the East London producer's airy, acid-fizzing new single.
Looking Back at Labyrinth, the East London Rave that Still Lives Long in the Memory
We spoke to Joe Wieczorek, promoter of the legendary Dalston club night.
Speech Debelle: Comfortable at Last
In the weeks after releasing her third album, the former Mercury Prize winner cooked me dinner and we went in deep about music industry expectations and what it means to live.
How I Finally Learned to Cook Iranian Food in Time for Persian New Year
Iranians celebrate New Year—Nowruz—on the day of the vernal equinox. Remembering the Persian dishes so loved by my Iranian dad (and spurned by my proudly Turkish Cypriot mum), I asked British Iranian cook Yasmin Khan to help me to prepare a Nowruz feast.
These Grain-Obsessed Chefs Want You to Eat Rice with Everything
Nuno Mendes protégées Zijun Meng and Ana Gonçalves of Chinese-inspired restaurant Curio + Cabal in East London are rice crazy. “It’s just a little bouncy thing that goes with everything,” says Gonçalves.
Inside the Wine Bar That Feels Like Your Friend's Kitchen
“People will constantly just walk into the ‘kitchen’ and chat to the chef,” says Phil Bracey of P. Franco, a casual wine bar and shop in Clapton. ”It feels like our house.”
Meet Devz, the East London Rapper Who Spawned a Million Memes With One Freestyle
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Meet the London Chef Staying Up All Night to Make Perfect Texan Brisket
Inspired by his time cooking alongside Austin pitmasters, Josh Ebsworth stays awake for hours to tend to the brisket in his ten-foot, custom-built meat smoker.