New Orleans

Film

this award-winning teen filmmaker isn’t afraid of anything

i-D talks to Phillip Youmans, the youngest director to ever win a top prize at Tribeca, about his film ‘Burning Cane.’
Wilbert L. Cooper
6.10.19
Music

dawn's latest album is a love letter to new orleans

'new breed' is inspired by her life in the city pre-Katrina, and pays tribute to her heritage among the Mardi Gras Indians.
Nick Fulton
1.28.19
Music

watch ebenezer’s cinematic new video for 53 sundays, shot in new orleans

Religious iconography and baby alligators abound in this stunning visual.
Frankie Dunn
8.22.18
i-D

intimate photos of falling in love in new orleans

Photographer Marisa Chafetz shares luminous images of late nights, karaoke, and climbing trees from her four years in the South.
Alice Newell-Hanson
7.31.17
Music

solange wants you to be in her backing band

Calling all Crescent City guitarists, keyboardists, and vocalists.
Hannah Ongley
12.2.16
News

ruby rose defends her sobriety after being kicked out of a new orleans restaurant

The actress and DJ has defended throwing food at a server in New Orleans, saying, 'When someone makes repeated derogatory jokes about the sobriety I worked so hard to achieve, it's hard not to react emotionally.'
Hannah Ongley
5.16.16
Music

the story of messy mya, the tragic voice on beyoncé’s new track

In 2010, YouTube star Messy Mya was murdered in New Orleans. By sampling him at the beginning of 'Formation,' Beyoncé asks us to revisit his death and life.
Wendy Syfret
2.9.16
Music

city guide: new orleans with pell

Take a trip to NoLa as the city’s young musical export shares his favourite hometown hangouts.
Francesca Dunn
11.19.15