Phoebe Bridgers and Brandon Flowers on Transformation and Talking Shit

The singer-songwriter and The Killers frontman discuss apologizing to John Mayer, playing for festival moms, and that skeleton suit.

Ask a Sane Person: Jia Tolentino on Practicing the Discipline of Hope

"I want the courage to need very little and demand a lot."

Five Works of Art That Warped the Mind of the Writer John Fram

His new book, "The Bright Lands," is a queer, literary, western, horror, gothic, football, mystery quest.

Coffee Table Curator: Skateboards, Saint Laurent, and Song Flowers

For when restaurants are reopening for outdoor dining but you’d rather order takeout and enjoy culture from indoors anyway. 

Ric Wilson Is Listening to Stevie Wonder, Big Freedia, and Everything “Very, Very Black”

The Chicago rapper's latest track, "Fight Like Ida B. & Marsha P." is a history lesson coated in a honey-thick beat.

“Everyone Is in for a Mind-Blowing Time”: A Not-So-Serious Guide to Surviving Mercury in Retrograde

A Sanctuary astrologer gives us suggestions, from the reasonable to the obscenely wild, on riding the energy wave.

Ask a Sane Person: David Shimer on the 2020 Election and Russian Interference

In his new book, the journalist paints a sweeping social-political panorama of the ways in which Russia has influenced American democracy.

Thirstory: Diana Ross Is the Boss

We revisit a cover shoot so hot that it broke every sales record in Interview's history.

“I Was Born for This Time”: Angelica Ross Is Black, Trans, and Fearless

After a busy Pride month, the actor and activist speaks with journalist Raquel Willis to reflect on the joy of being Black and trans, and the challenges that remain for the community.

Drag Superstar Naomi Smalls Invites Us to Smell the Fantasy

The drag superstar and fashion icon revisits and reads five of her own stunning looks in honor of her latest Pride collaboration.

Timbaland and Justine Skye On Their Cosmic Connection

Despite never having met face to face, the titan producer and rising R&B singer form an alliance that was written in the stars.

Kevin Kwan and Cornelia Guest Share Stories About the Crazy Rich and Famous

The "Crazy Rich Asians" writer has dedicated his fourth novel, "Sex and Vanity," to two unique destinations: New York City and the Italian island of Capri.

Fusilier Gives Us a Pride Playlist to Be Proud Of

The Brooklyn-based singer's cover of the Motown classic "Dancing in the Street" is a Pride anthem for the times.

Joni Mitchell, Alice Cooper, and NWA Soak Up the Sun

"Endless Summer," the Morrison Hotel Gallery's virtual exhibition, is the perfect cocktail of vitamin D and escapism to carry you through the rest of the week.

Big Freedia Brings People Together Through the Power of Ass

The New Orleans bounce rapper on her hometown, hanging with Beyoncé, and where she found her voice.

“Everything Changed the Day The Chicks Interviewed Haim”

Danielle, Alana, and Este, meet Natalie, Martie, and Emily.

Photographer Stanley Stellar on Capturing New York’s Queer and Gorgeous “Totally Secret Society”

A world filled with close friendship, barbershops with disco lights, long nights at the pier, and plenty of "man ass."

Ramy Youssef and Mindy Kaling Ponder Life’s Great Mysteries

The comedians on faith, family, and the fear of god.

The Long, Deferred Reopening of Gage & Tollner, an Iconic New York Eatery

A restaurant indebted to its past faces a future of uncertainty and hope.

Ask a Sane Person: Van Lathan on the Difference Between Racial Justice and Racial Equality

The cultural commentator and podcaster issues a battle cry, in all caps.

From Tumblr to The Twilight Zone: Meet Artist and Curator Anajah Hamilton

This child of the internet finds solace in the past.

LA Priest’s GENE Is a Moody Jaunt Through the Welsh Wilderness

The cosmic-pop artist walks us through his musical influences, from Buddy Holly to Bob Marley.

Stranger Than Kindness: Inside Nick Cave’s Creative World

A new exhibition offers an intimate look into the oeuvre and creative process of a true artist.

Babyteeth Director Shannon Murphy Has Seen Countless Videos of Eliza Scanlen Dancing

With her debut film, the 'Killing Eve' director insists that love is never perfect, even if it’s your first and last.

Franklin Leonard, Founder of The Black List, Discusses This Moment and Movies

A conversation about white supremacy in Hollywood, and how to change it.

Behind the Lens with Rankin, the Bad Boy of Celebrity Photography

From the Queen of Pop to the Queen of England.

Nice to Meet You: Keedron Bryant Is Ready to Change the World, One Song At a Time

The 12-year-old singer didn't ask to become the voice of a movement, but his single "I Just Wanna Live" was too good not to be noticed.

For Mike Skinner and Oscar #Worldpeace, the Bromance Is Real

The rappers wax poetic on the finer things in life: Coco Pops, salt and vinegar peanuts, and "Call of Duty."

Photographer Mark Clennon On The “Whimsical Defiance” of Capturing Black Stories

The photographer behind the viral Trump Tower protest photo walks us through some of his most vibrant images of Black lives.

Maude Apatow and Tan France on Ugly Cries, Social Anxiety, and the Real Pete Davidson

For a long time, the word most associated with Maude Apatow was “precocious.” That’s what happens when you grow up in public, reciting the dialogue of […]

Meet the Woman Behind Die Jim Crow, A Record Label for Incarcerated Musicians

On her debut album "Assata Troi," the musician and community advocate delivers the uncomfortable truth.

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