tales of forbidden pleasure with a young irvine welsh
With his bleakly humorous tales of dead-end pleasures and post-rave burnout, Irvine Welsh was the first writer to take up the challenge of defining the chemical generation. As the filmatic sequel to his debut novel Trainspotting hits cinemas, we return...
where next for dance music in america?
Matthew Collin, the author of 'Altered State, the definitive history of Acid House in the UK,' heads to the Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas as 130,000 people gathered together to celebrate the event’s 20th birthday. He reports for i-D on the...
now more than ever, we need voices in music to storm the show and contribute to the cause…
From the Arab Spring to Ukrainian strife, Punk prayers to angelic upstarts, Matthew Colin uncovers the the cultural flashpoints happening in pop music right now.