'High Maintenance' Creators Ben Sinclair and Katja Blichfeld Told Us How to Stop Feeling Lonely
We got deep with the creators of the HBO stoner dramedy to see how they cope with loneliness. Hint: It's weed...sort of.
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau
Robert Christgau on Hinds' Good-Hearted Chops
The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews the Spanish indie quartet's 'I Don't Run,' Bali Baby's 'Baylor Swift,' Kali Uchis's 'Isolation,' and Primo!'s 'Amici.'
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Kali Uchis Attends Her Own Funeral in the Sumptuous New Video For “Get Up”
Merging two interludes from 'Isolation,' the clip is even further proof that Uchis is here to innovate.
When Will Kali Uchis Get the Major Recognition She Deserves?
The Colombian-American singer has at last put out debut album ‘Isolation,’ a bewitching embodiment of her sound. She ought to take over the world.
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A Guide to Avoiding Lonely Despair This Holiday Season
Nobody is around to see the five days of takeout containers littering your apartment.
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I Guarded an Arctic Base Against Polar Bears at the Frontline of the Apocalypse
The DEW Line was built in the fifties to warn of a nuclear threat. I guarded six workers there from polar bears.
Lifting the Veil on Jute Gyte's Adventurous Microtonal Black Metal
Listen to 'The Sparrow' and read our interview with the ever-prolific Adam Kalmbach on inspiration, tonality, and the perks of working alone.
Lonely Hyperreal Paintings Show Moments of Social Isolation
Dutch painter Gerard Boersma uses hyperreal painting to reflect upon our overly-connected, yet ultimately disconnected society.
Photographing the Smallest City in the UK
Like Twin Peaks, but without all the murder and stuff.
How to Disappear for the Next Four Years
There's no machine that makes you disappear (yet), but here are some other options.
How Scared Should I Be?
How Scared Should I Be of Living Alone?
If you're not splitting rent with someone else, you might need to worry about choking, falling, or becoming weird.
The Life of the Skin-Hungry: Can You Go Crazy from a Lack Of Touch?
As we live in an increasingly technology-focussed, socially disconnected world, we're touching each other much less than before. But what does an absence of touch do to a person?