meet the boys of ‘beats’, the euphoric movie resurrecting 90s rave culture
Cristian Ortega and Lorn Macdonald are the young stars of Scottish movie 'Beats', a coming-of-age tale exploring friendship, freedom and illegal raves.
scotland is going to be the first country to make pads and tampons free for all students
The $6.7 million scheme is a major step in eradicating period poverty, which sees hundreds of thousands of young women struggle to afford basic sanitary products.
low income women in scotland will now be provided with free sanitary products
This should be rolled out everywhere.
the sounding off issue
i-d’s music class of 2018: shogun
“I’ve got squinty eyes and a massive head with a big double crown. I’m a white kid that raps, and I’m a bit chubby. But no one ever says anything about that. It’s always fried Mars bars!” — meet Scotland’s Shogun, next up in i-D’s Class of 2018.
raveheart: inside the 90s world of tartan techno
For the second of our Global Street Style documentaries, we went to Scotland to meet the young people ripping up Glasgow's underground clubbing scene. Here, we look back to i-D’s Supernova Issue, and revisit a time when gabba ruled, beats were four-to...
inside glasgow's illegal after-hours party scene
In the second installment of our Global Street Style documentary series, i-D crosses the border into Scotland to meet the young people carving out Glasgow's underground scene. Discontent with the current political climate, they are artfully rebelling...
how 'trainspotting' schooled a lost generation of scots in the power of patriotism
Choose tartan. Choose shortbread. Choose sectarian soccer violence. Choose using a film about junkies in Leith to help you love your country. 20 years after the original 'Trainspotting' dropped, we revisit its impact on Scottish youth.
jonathan saunders x lyle & scott pass with flying colours
From the Scottish mountain eyries to the city streets below, Lyle & Scott’s Golden Eagles always stay fly and now they’ve been given four new colours by fellow kinsman and print-prodigy Jonathan Saunders.