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Culture

The Plastic Bag Museum archiving the disappearing everyday object

We spoke to curator, founder and Glasgow-based artist Katrina Cobain on capturing the beauty, history and cultural significance of the once ubiquitous object in the age of sustainability.
Katie Goh
9.8.20
Music

Meet Walt Disco, the handsome Scottish post-punks of your dreams

"The best review we ever got was someone saying: Walt Disco should rewrite The Rocky Horror Picture Show.”
Frankie Dunn
11.15.19
Music

joesef is your new favourite glasgow sadboi

Get to know the musician ahead of the release of his debut EP, 'Play Me Something Nice'. It’s love and heartbreak spun into sonic honey.
Douglas Greenwood
10.17.19
Culture

shrek 666 is the drag star making ogres sexy

The Scottish performer tells us why we should all go be going green.
Frankie Dunn
8.20.19
Culture

the best things to watch, see and do in the UK this week

Click here for seven days of mega activities.
Roisin Lanigan
11.12.18
the earthwise issue

the glasgow school of art graduate blending rave, realism and david beckham

Trackie McLeod appropriates the visual language of the mundane to create a cultural rabbit hole of everyday nostalgia.
Matthew Whitehouse
8.24.18
Music

kelora are the medieval futurist, nu-celtic folk band you never thought you needed

You heard.
Matthew Whitehouse
10.20.17
Music

first sets, favourite venues and quashing misogyny in music with eclair fifi and nightwave

We got the pair in conversation at a ramen joint in Glasgow.
Douglas Greenwood
8.15.17
Music

how to start a band according to the ninth wave

From fanboy SoundCloud accounts to working with Placebo’s music-maker, Glasgow-based The Ninth Wave tell us why they’re switching up the path set for bands north of the border.
Douglas Greenwood
8.8.17
Art

“in glasgow it's easier to stand out” – five graduates shaping the city's art reputation

It’s time to flock north of the border! This year’s Glasgow School of Art design graduates tell i-D about their work, and how the city gained its reputation as Britain’s new art mecca.
Douglas Greenwood
6.20.17
Fashion

how are scotland's young people going to vote? we found out, straight up!

With the number of young people in Britain neither registering, nor voting, at a terrifying high, we went across the country speaking to the teenagers and young adults hoping for change. As photographer Nuala Swan takes to the streets of Glasgow, we...
i-D Staff
6.5.17
Music

25 years of soma, the glasgow label that discovered daft punk

Press play on an exclusive remix and find out more about Glasgow’s Soma Quality Recordings: the break beat-driven, lightstick-waving, Vicks-wafting home of tartan techno.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.3.17
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