Ethel Cain: Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Ethel Cain, the Southern Gothic alter ego of Hayden Silas Anhedönia, inspired devotion like no other artist in 2022. But with the first chapter of her sprawling epic ending in tragedy, where does the cult of Cain go from here?

Azu Tiwaline and DJ Plead on exploring heritage through music

DJ Plead and Azu Tiwaline talk finding balance between touring and making music, exploring their heritage through their work and what factors are important for their creative process

Gigi Masin portrait shot, 2022

Gigi Masin on the simple sound that triggered a creative recalibration

The Venetian artist discusses synths, simplicity and improvised epiphanies in this month’s The Click

In Photos: C2C Festival 2022

Photographer Glauco Canalis captured C2C Festival’s 20th anniversary edition, which saw performances from the likes of Arca, Blackhaine, Jeff Mills and more

Central Cee performing at Alexandra Palace in London on 22nd November

In Photos: Central Cee at Alexandra Palace

Central Cee graced the stage at north London’s Alexandra Palace last night for a packed-out homecoming show

Fashion designer Tia Tanaka on flowers, Studio Ghibli and self-expression

We caught up with the designer behind the ‘Blooming Fuschia’ petal shirt, worn by Lous and the Yakuza in our Aesthetic shoot, to talk inspirations, advice for young designers and the process behind her work

Rising: New York rapper CLIP makes music for flexing through the tears

CLIP’s subtle bravado, paired with her candid lyricism, resonates with a younger generation that embraces life in all its contours. We catch up with the rising artist for Issue 138

Los Angeles artist Maral sat with her arms folded

Maral: Aural Histories

Los Angeles producer Maral draws from a rich vein of Persian folk, pop and classical to recast enduring sentiment in urgent new ways

Inside midwxst’s raucous London debut

The 19-year-old rapper touched down in London for a sold-out headline show, We sent photographers Sam Adjaye and Melodie Cherie down to capture the scenes.