street sound style
street sound and style: episode seven mods and 2tone
Our history of British style tribes looks to the early 80s and racial mixing of 2tone and mods.
the evolution of acid
We eavesdrop on an email conversation between Joe Muggs and Josh Doherty about the past, present and future of acid house and the lasting influence of the 303.
london calling: princess julia meets john lydon
Two people who know more than a little bit about street, sound and style are our own Princess Julia and Sex Pistols alumni John Lydon. Here, the two talk growing up in austerity, architecture and surviving airplane disasters…
'street, sound and style' episode six: skins and scooter boys
Our history of British style tribes looks at how skinhead culture morphed into scooter boys in the early 80s.
what's with fashion's grunge obsession?
As Hedi Slimane brings Kurt Cobain to California and Cathy Horyn makes her peace with Marc Jacobs’ 1992 Perry Ellis collection, is it time to reevaluate how fashion thinks about grunge?
'street, sound and style' episode five: soul boys and casuals
Our history of British style tribes takes us to the terraces and Northern dancefloors of the 80s as we take a look into Soul Boys and Casuals.
the i-D guide to the music videos of the rave era
Hardcore… you know the score! Here’s eight awesome rave visuals from the 90s that you need to see. Grab your smily face t and get ready for a serious Smartie party…
'street, sound and style' episode four: b boys and acid house
The fourth episode in our history of British style tribes takes a look at London's B Boy scene and how Ibiza and acid house revolutionized youth culture.
my kinderwhore education
Mish Way of White Lung on how the kinderwhore aesthetic shaped her view of feminism - and why it’s more important now than ever.
Mish Barber Way
'street, sound and style' episode three: grunge
The third episode of our history of British style tribes takes a look at grunge, and the fashion inspired by style mags in the 90s.
let's rethink courtney love
It’s easy to poke fun at the Hole singer, but that seriously undermines Courtney Love’s contribution to the cause. i-D heralds the sharp, outrageous, talented and flawed figure who may be written off as a rock star widow, but without who life would...
riot grrrl was about much more than music
A girl's club in a man's world is something we can get behind even if you don't like the music.