meet rafferty law and marley mackey

With a gene pool of Jude Law, Sadie Frost, and Steve Mackey between them, it’s no wonder that Rafferty Law and Marley Mackey are carving themselves out to be among the coolest kids on the block. Together they make up half of rock and roll band Dirty...

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11 June 2015, 2:41am

Rafferty Law

What do you do and why do you do it?
I write lyrics, I sing, I strum. I do it because I love the English language and I love using it to tell a story in a song that no one will ever forget.

Describe yourself in five words.
Confident, clumsy, driven, musical, talkative. Not so funny.

How did you start your career?
I started a band with my mates.

What was your big break?
It's yet to come.

What are you working on at the moment?
More and more songs, and my final A-levels.

What advice would you give young people wishing to follow in your footsteps?
Believe in yourself.

We're celebrating the 35th Anniversary Issue of i-D, when did you last celebrate and what was the occasion?
I celebrated New Year's Eve at a Black Butter Records event.

What excites you most about tomorrow?
Gig at the Barfly.

Tell us one thing that no one knows about you.
Despite my name, I still can't roll my Rs.

What's your party trick?
I wish I had one.

Finish this sentence, 35 is the new
34.

Photography Alasdair McLellan. Styling Max Clark. Hair Chi Wong at Julian Watson Agency. Make-up Lotten Holmqvist at Julian Watson Agency using Estée Lauder. Rafferty wears shirt Vintage From The Contemporary Wardrobe. Vest Sunspel. Jewellery Model's Own

Marley Mackey

What do you do and why do you do it?
I'm a musician, because it's not boring. 

Describe yourself in five words.
Grumpy, boring. 

How did you start your career?
I started a band with my mates. 

\What was your big break?
I haven't had one. 

What are you working on at the moment?
A song. 

We're celebrating the 35th Birthday Issue of i-D, when did you last celebrate and what was the occasion?
Christmas, and my bird's birthday. 

What excites you most about tomorrow?
Nothing. 

Tell us one thing that no one knows about you.
I listen to Leonard Cohen. 

What's your party trick? 
I don't go to them!

Photography Alasdair McLellan. Styling Max Clark. Hair Chi Wong at Julian Watson Agency. Make-up Lotten Holmqvist at Julian Watson Agency using Estée Lauder. Marley wears all Clothing Model's Own.