Russell Dean Stone

Music

country is cool again, and this is why

Country music has a reputation for being a guilty pleasure. It’s often written off as corny or camp, but in 2018 it’s got a heck of a lot to offer as a platform for critiquing antiquated masculinity and promoting the voices of strong females.
Russell Dean Stone
4.10.18
Film

everything we learned from wes anderson about 'isle of dogs'

Take a paws and check out what we learned about the director’s doggy debut.
Russell Dean Stone
2.16.18
Music

meet the key players in cape town’s hip-hop scene

South African photographer Imraan Christian turns his lens on local musicians.
Russell Dean Stone
1.16.18
Music

how shamir's struggle with bipolar disorder inspired his new album

We talk to the musician about mental health, his new album, and why being dropped by his label was a good thing.
Russell Dean Stone
10.17.17
Music

we talk to the man behind the 'twin peaks' soundtracks

Dream job.
Russell Dean Stone
9.25.17
Culture

the tale of queerhana, tel aviv’s first gay rave

A new book reexamines the purposeful partying of Tel Aviv’s Queerhana movement, set to the backdrop of political tension and social injustice.
Russell Dean Stone
8.1.17
Film

bruce labruce on making a film about a radical lesbian terrorist group

'The Misandrists' is the cult queer filmmaker’s latest masterpiece. We caught up with him to chat nuns, pornography, and whether the future is female, as we share some behind-the-scenes images from the set.
Russell Dean Stone
2.27.17
Music

what falling asleep at a gig could mean for the future of music

Ever been to an overnight concert where you're provided with a bed and actively encouraged to sleep through the whole event? In a time of interactive lightshows and hologram popstars, could Max Richter's SLEEP-over be paving the way for a more...
Russell Dean Stone
3.23.16
Music

the garden are the beautiful identical twins keeping the punk spirit burning

As they get hyped for their tour with Warpaint, we ask identical twins that make up punk band The Garden, whether one is good and the other bad, and how they feel about the fact some people know them because of their nice faces rather than their music…
Russell Dean Stone
3.11.15