Kieran Yates

Music

radar radio have gone offline after accusations of harassment

After Pxssy Palace announced that they would no longer be hosting their show due to Radar having "tokenised women, feminism, queer and trans culture, and black and other poc", ex-employee Ashtart Al-Hurra shared details of her alleged sexual harassment.
Kieran Yates
4.18.18
Fashion

are radical pin badges the new slogan t-shirt?

In a world of throwaway Primark slogan tees, a quiet subculture of badge makers are making radical statements through pins. From Planned Parenthood to Black Lives Matter, or just your favourite meme, these designers are putting pop culture to the metal.
Kieran Yates
12.6.17
Music

meet the female collective advancing women in electronic music

Brooklyn-based Discwoman are changing the laddy landscape of electronic music. Ahead of a documentary release on the trio, we speak to co-founder Frankie Hutchinson.
Kieran Yates
3.11.16
Culture

​pledge your allegiance to british values

The UK government’s divisive language around “British values” can ignite anti-immigrant feeling, which is why British-Asian journalist Kieran Yates chose the phrase as the name of her new zine and made Tory Home Secretary Theresa May the cover star.
Kieran Yates
8.28.15
Music

12 years of documenting grime behind the scenes

Simon Wheatley spent 12 years capturing what went on behind grime’s back doors. He’s now launching an iPad edition of his seminal book.
Kieran Yates
7.16.15
Music

how the immigrant experience is changing the face of london's clubs

While British politicians debate the effects of an ‘open-door’ policy on immigration in the run up to next month's general election, what’s the experience for young people from families that came through it? Kieran Yates reports on London’s DJs...
Kieran Yates
4.14.15
News

sole supplier means you'll never miss a limited edition sneaker again

The launch of sneaker app Sole Supplier this week will ensure that missing out on exclusive sneaker drops are a thing of the past.
Kieran Yates
3.6.15
Think Pieces

from apache indian to bally sagoo, how the bhangra music scene defined a generation of british asians

Last week, ‘British Asian Soundsystems’ was the latest episode to air as part of Channel 4’s Music Nation series, looking at the Brit-Asian music scene in the 90s and 00s. Kieran Yates tell us why the period was so important for a generation of young...
Kieran Yates
12.3.14