the forgotten history of the reno: manchester’s original nightclub for mixed race youth

Thirty years after it closed, Manchester nightclub the Reno has been excavated by playwright Linda Brogan and a team of volunteers -- now they’re taking over Whitworth Art Gallery to continue telling its story.
Kamila Rymajdo
Think Pieces

we’re millennials 2.0 and we’re coming to get you — lauren stocks on generation change

Teenager Lauren Stocks blew our minds with her speech at the Labour party conference last year. Voice trembling with emotion, she spoke out for every “spaced-out, stressed-out, depressed kid in a battlefield where they can’t afford pens and paper."
Lauren Stocks

'galchester' is the magazine shining a spotlight on the women of manchester

Because it may be a Man’schester but it wouldn’t mean nothing without a woman or a Gal!
George Douglas-Davies
the north

noel gallagher on liam, scissors, and his most joyful record yet

Manchester’s most famous son talks to i-D about rock and roll, and the small matter of the man he calls “the singer."
Matthew Whitehouse

remembering february 20, 1988 — the day manchester came out

In 1988, a rally through central Manchester turned the city upside down. Not only was it the start of Manchester becoming Britain’s unofficial capital of Gay -- it was a useful microcosm for what would happen in the rest of the country.
Paul Flynn
the sounding off issue

i-D’s music class of 2018: isaiah hull

Each hailing from outside London, this year’s class bring the noise from Dublin to Dorset. Tune in and turn up, because we listened to the future and it sounds like this.
Matthew Whitehouse

meet the faces of brother, manchester's newest modeling agency

Photographer Michael Mayren’s new Manchester-based modeling agency is bringing boys from Northern streets to the fashion world. As we contemplate this new breed of agency, get to know a few of the faces on Brother's books.
Felix Petty

​ariana grande announces 'one love manchester' benefit concert this sunday

The lineup will reportedly include Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Pharrell, Usher, Take That, Niall Horan, and Coldplay, with proceeds benefiting the victims and the families affected by the terrorist attack at her concert in the city on May...
Charlotte Gush

read ariana grande's heartbreaking letter to fans after manchester

The 'Dangerous Woman' is planning to return to Manchester for a benefit concert in honor of the victims.
Hannah Ongley

i-D stands in solidarity with the great city of manchester

Following the events that took place at an Ariana Grande concert last night.
i-D Staff

​iggy pop collaborates with all-female punk band

The rock icon collaborates with Manchester band PINS on new single 'Aggrophobe.'
Matthew Whitehouse

wiley on the road with his snakes & ladders album

The London MC will slipping down and climbing up all over the UK in December.
i-D Team