Ben Taylor

Danish rockers Iceage move beyond their punk past

April 30, 2018

“There’s always been some sort of seasick core to the way we play together … I’ve never heard anybody but us play like that.”

Porches bassist Maya Laner makes her own chill alt synth pop as True Blue

April 18, 2018

She explores different facets of her identity on the enchanting solo project.

Designer Gogo Graham uses makeup to distort and art to empower

April 17, 2018

She talks with us about video games, the fems who inspire her, and performativity in conversations about identity politics.

How the leads of R-rated comedy Blockers reframed the high school virginity narrative

April 9, 2018

Blockers, directed by Kay Cannon, is a refreshing take on the trope of rushing to lose your V card.

Rising rapper Saweetie is ready for her close-up

March 9, 2018

She talks to us about staying true to herself while securing her future, as well as the release of her upcoming EP High Maintenance.

Kim Petras is turning her pop dreams into reality

February 14, 2018

We talked to the pop sensation about her new single “Heart to Break,” her favorite music videos, and her controversial collabs with Dr. Luke.

Slutever’s Karley Sciortino is confronting the shame surrounding sex

January 26, 2018

With her no-holds-barred approach to oversharing, the sex columnist must face the truth revealed by a tarot reading.