the sounding off issue

the sounding off issue

the rodarte sisters on shifting from fashion to film

Kate and Laura Mulleavy’s haunting environmental elegy to Northern California is a cinematic trip five years in the making.
Jack Sunnucks
11.24.17
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jack kilmer on celebrity culture and his dreams of being a cowboy

The star of Kate and Laura Mulleavy’s surreal thriller "Woodshock" is finding fame outside of his family.
Tish Weinstock
11.23.17
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jorja smith is making her teenage fantasy come true

From somber nostalgia to rumbling bass, Jorja Smith has made the ultimate soundtrack to growing up and going out.
Ryan White
11.21.17
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i-D's music class of 2018: mez

“Just focus on you, man. Don’t focus on anything else. Don’t waste your energies. Not today, man. Not today.”
Georgie Wright
11.17.17
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i-D’s music class of 2018: mahalia

Signed at just 13 years old, Mahalia has spent her teens releasing music with an emotional depth that extends far beyond her years.
Ryan White
11.16.17
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syd tha kyd: the most brilliant of accidental popstars

Syd Bennett possesses a mercurial majesty that oscillates between assured diffidence and bold ambivalence. From the background of Odd Future to the forefront of The Internet, Syd tha Kyd has changed the game.
Matthew Whitehouse
11.15.17
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i-D's music class of 2018: lotto boyz

“We want to have a positive impact on the younger generation…” Lotto Boyzz are as much about a message as they are about the music.
Hattie Collins
11.13.17
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rich chigga, the teen meme creator and rapper on pioneering label 88rising

88rising is shaking up record label rules while bringing Asian culture to new audiences worldwide. This week we get to know its artists, starting with rising star Brian Imanuel.
Clementine de Pressigny
11.13.17
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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.
Georgie Wright
11.9.17
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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
11.7.17
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young artists on the politics of making music in the middle east

From the threat of violence to starting a musical revolution, making music is an inherently political act for artists from the Middle East
Amelia Abraham
11.2.17
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pink and hans zimmer sound off

For The Sounding Off Issue​, we asked a collection of music makers, writers, thinkers and shakers to contribute their thoughts and opinions about music in 2017. First up, PINK and Hans Zimmer.
hans zimmer
PINK
11.1.17