Terry Presume Can’t Stop Listening to the “Drake & Josh” Theme Song

smoke break

Allen Iverson and Al Harrington on the Transformative Power of Cannabis

by Juliana Ukiomogbe

going out

Calvin Klein Celebrates Moments of Pride on the Lower East Side

by Interview


What You Missed Last Month in NYC (According to Linux), July Edition

by Linux

rough draft

Melissa Broder Likes to Write at Funerals

by Juliana Ukiomogbe


ERL Sunscreen, the Newest Comme des Garçons Fragrance, Conjures the Scents of Summer

by Mel Ottenberg


The Novelist Mona Awad Pushes Shakespeare off the Stage

by Christopher Bollen

club mel

A Star-Studded Legends-Only Club Mel Video Party for MTV’s 40th Birthday

July 30, 2021

On the 40 year anniversary of MTV, we asked 40 legends about the music videos that shaped them.

add to queue

Tom Odell is Listening to Lorde, Nina Simone, and Bob Dylan

July 30, 2021

The musician discusses his new album “monsters” and what’s on his playlists this summer.

life lessons

Life Lessons from Mick Jagger

July 29, 2021

“I get really intense, and then I’ll become casual, usually. Or I’ll be casual, and then I’ll get intense and then casual.”

nice to meet you

Model/Actriz on Venn Diagrams and the “Sexual Vigor and Terror” of Cats

July 29, 2021

We sat down with front man Cole Haden to discuss the post-punk band’s new album and their shared love of the film “Cats.”

going out

Cult DJ Doss Turns The Party Up with First New York Show

July 27, 2021

We reflect on an unforgettable night with some exclusive polaroids of the Texas-born DJ Doss featuring Shayne Oliver, Goth Jafar, and more.

Rough Draft

Zakiya Dalila Harris on Goosebumps, Toni Morrison, and Her Favorite Writing Cocktails

July 27, 2021

“The Other Black Girl” author takes us beyond the blank page and into her process.


America’s Reigning Drag Superstar Symone Answers Some Questions Stolen from Andy Warhol

July 26, 2021

“I like ’em thick.”


JAWNY Is Listening to Olivia Rodrigo, Rascal Flatts, and a Lot of Green Day

July 23, 2021

To mark the release of his new EP, the Oakland-born musician shares a summer playlist packed with early aughts classics.


Omar El Akkad on “the Privilege of Instantaneous Forgetting”

July 23, 2021

The Egyptian author joins us for a conversation about his second novel, “What Strange Paradise.”


23 Years After The Parent Trap, Lindsay Lohan Still Has Class and You Don’t

July 22, 2021

We’re going back to summer camp with our favorite red-headed duo.

in conversation

Sophia Di Martino, with Some Help from Paloma Faith, Looks Back on Loki

July 22, 2021

“I didn’t want to wear high heels and a leotard.”

ridin' around

Cruising Around in Celine with the Sk8r Carlisle Aikens

July 21, 2021

We spent the day getting to know the model and skater, who was decked out in head-to-toe Celine for the occasion.


Mel Ottenberg on Christina Aguilera and the Looks He Styled for Her Sold-Out Hollywood Bowl Shows

July 21, 2021

Our Creative Director takes us behind the scenes of the pop icon’s sold-out Hollywood Bowl shows.

in conversation

Amber Midthunder and Aubrey Plaza Stage a Very Elaborate SOS Call

July 20, 2021

To mark the release of her new movie “The Ice Road,” the rising actor hopped on a call with her former “Legion” co-star from an undisclosed location.

in conversation

Lewis Hamilton and Law Roach Meet at the Intersection of Fashion and Activism

July 20, 2021

The Formula One superstar and the celebrity stylist, who are using power and influence to shake up their industries, have a conversation about starting conversations.

rough draft

Amanda Montell is One of Those (Occasionally High) Coffee Shop Writers

July 20, 2021

The “Cultish” author takes us beyond the blank page and into her process.

photo diary

Two Days in Sin City: The DJ Zack Bia Takes Interview to Vegas

July 19, 2021

The Los Angeles DJ’s wild weekend in Las Vegas involves an impromptu UFC match and run ins with Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly.

gallery walkthrough

From the Senegalese Coast to the Hudson River: the Liquid Confidence of Khari Turner

July 16, 2021

“I cannot do what I want to these pieces. The work tells me what it needs.”


Katie Kitamura on the Psychological Residue of Bearing Witness

July 16, 2021

To celebrate the release of “Intimacies,” the author reflects on the allure of the thriller genre, her rationale for the novel’s setting, and all that gets lost in translation.


24 Hours in Venice with David Alexander Flinn and Saint Laurent by Anthony Vaccarello

July 15, 2021

The artist shows us how to make the most of a night out in the City of Bridges, with the help of the iconic Parisian fashion house.