Life and Death

Life and Death

I Tried the Jewish Tradition of Watching Over the Dead

I learned what it takes to be a shomrim—someone who keeps dead people company in the days before their funeral.
Sara Silvennoinen
6.8.17
Doctor's Note

When There's Nothing More Your Doctor Can Do

Every shift in the ER can offer a chilling reminder of your own mortality. One doctor takes us inside a patient's final minutes.
Frank Huyler, MD
11.23.16
Features

DJ Tennis' 10 Best Psychedelic Burning Man Tracks

Free of any deep burner tech, the Life and Death record label founder shares an eclectic playlist of tracks he loves playing in the desert—from The Beatles to Burial.
David Garber
8.26.16
do they actually suck?

Is Sigur Ros Just Music for Adult Babies?

This anaemic post-rock is for people who can't face reality, but like having their own tea-making routines.
Josh Baines
4.13.16
nba

A Year After Nearly Losing It All, Chris Bosh Is All the Way Back

Last February, Chris Bosh's career and life were at risk after a pulmonary embolism. The Miami Heat forward has since returned to the court, and he's glad to be there.
Jordan White
1.20.16
IBIZA

Solomun's White Isle Journals no. 9: What Makes Mladen So Special

DJ Tennis comes to town and we're given a professional's opinion on why the Diynamic boss is so widely loved.
M. Solomun
8.6.15
techno

From Palermo to Berlino: The Tale of DJ Tennis

With Bestival Toronto in sight, DJ Tennis is ready for another taste of Canada's herb.
Daniel Melfi
6.11.15
videos

South Dakota's Latest Advertising Pitch: At Least We're Not Mars!

There is so much air there.
Brian Anderson
4.21.15
Berlin

From Rural Beginnings to Record Label Success, Recondite is Shaking Berlin

Like any Rammstein-inspired techno DJ should.
Julia Martineau
4.16.15
Words

Check Woo York's Debut Release on the White Hot Life and Death Label

Jemayel Khawaja
2.21.15
Photo

Photographs of Animals Eating Each Other

Photographer Catherine Chalmers' new series 'Food Chain' showcases the circle of life—blood, guts, and all.
Alison Stevenson
7.14.14