Drugs

Music

nick monaco's 'heroin disco' is a distorted dance track about the opioid crisis

The DJ and producer turns his attention to America's overdose epidemic — throwing a surreal dance party where everything's not what it seems.
Ariana Marsh
11.14.18
the earthwise issue

tao lin wants to take you on a trip

Tao Lin’s novel 'Taipei' was the defining chronicle of nihilistic youth in the 2010s. Tao's new book, 'Trip,' is an exploration of psychedelic drugs, their benefits, and his quest to feel less depressed.
Felix Petty
9.21.18
Culture

the unlikely story behind 'd.a.r.e to keep kids off drugs' t-shirts

The D.A.R.E program tried to warn kids about the consequences of drug use, but accidentally produced a cult t-shirt.
Briony Wright
4.20.17
News

teens are buying drugs on instagram finds unsurprising new report

Dealers are turning social media apps into lucrative digital drug houses, with Tinder and Instagram being particularly popular platforms.
Hannah Ongley
4.8.16
Music

awful records' father on his awful year

The Awful Records head discusses his new album, recovering from drug addiction, and taking Atlanta's wild and weird new hip hop sound to the world.
Ian McQuaid
3.7.16
Drugs

how do we take drugs in 2015?

What drugs do we take? How often do we take them? Where do we buy them? We speak to Dr. Adam Winstock, the Consultant Addiction Psychiatrist behind the annual Global Drug Survey, to discover the changing patterns of drug use today.
Dean Kissick
11.19.15
Film

gaspar noé compares love to hard drugs

In a new interview, the director explains how his sexual 3D odyssey ‘Love’ is a lot like getting stoned.
Emily Manning
10.8.15