Paul Flynn

Culture

from prejudice to pride: good as you charts three decades of gay culture in britain

50 years since the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in the UK, writer and pop cultural commentator Paul Flynn’s debut book Good As You looks back at the past three decades of his life, charting the extraordinary cultural milestones that paved...
Matthew Whitehouse
4.27.17
Fashion

judy blame: a diamond in the rough

As the inimitable alchemist of British fashion prepares for his work to be honoured with an exhibition at the ICA, Judy Blame reflects on his life and career. From working at Heaven to surviving hell, from building the House of Beauty and Culture to...
Paul Flynn
6.18.16
Music

justin bieber exclusive interview, shoot and video: the teen idol comes of age in spectacular style

Teen idol or teen tearaway? Much has been said of Justin Bieber in recent years. Navigating the murky waters of late adolescence, through the giddiness of first love and its subsequent heartbreak, it almost lead to self-sabotage for the reigning Prince...
Paul Flynn
11.11.15
Culture

paris lees is more than a transgender rights activist, she’s the voice of a generation

Spunky and out-spoken, the British broadcaster and journalist is putting her heart and soul into making the world a more accepting place for everyone, because if your dreams don’t scare you they aren’t big enough.
Paul Flynn
4.13.15
Music

jamie xx is the poster boy for a new generation of sonic pioneers

Jamie xx’s new album is one of the most anticipated of 2015. Since DJing during the dawn of Boiler Room, to winning the Mercury Music Prize in 2010 with the xx, Jamie’s suitably subtle approach to sound remains as portentously discreet as ever...
Paul Flynn
3.10.15
Culture

parks and recreations star aubrey plaza discusses life, love and relationships

Aubrey Plaza plays April Ludgate in Parks and Recreation, an apathetic college student who offers her take on life, love and relationships with deadpan, witty one-liners.
Paul Flynn
11.19.14
Culture

remembering the joiners arms

With news coming through that The Joiners Arms in London is about to close, we revisit Paul Flynn's ode to the after hours boozer from 2008's The i-Disco Issue. A pub where worlds collide, where at any point you could expect the freaks, the fabulous...
Paul Flynn
11.7.14
Music

hercules and love affair

Given there is no such thing as a boring conversation to be had with Hercules and Love Affair head honcho Andy Butler, you can’t help but be a tiny bit disappointed when the request comes through to send the questions via email. Andy is a born...
Paul Flynn
11.27.13
Music

m.i.a. you only live once, make it count

M.I.A.'s. brand new video, Y.A.L.A, in collaboration with i-D, Daniel Sannwald and Kenzo is the hottest thing on the internet right now!
Paul Flynn
11.12.13
Music

beyond beyoncé

The booty shaking goddess with a talent matched only by her beauty. The performer of our generation is back with her masterpiece, get ready to bow down once again at the house of Beyoncé.
Paul Flynn
9.1.06