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Kendrick Lamar is Defying Gravity in His Confrontational Video for "Alright"

Kendrick Lamar is Defying Gravity in His Confrontational Video for
Today, Kendrick Lamar continues his 2015 streak of making aggressive, dense art that's difficult to parse at first look (or listen), with the video for To Pimp a Butterfly's "Alright." The video, directed by Colin Lilley and The Little Homies,...… Read Full Story

U.S. Girls Tackle the Burden of Beauty in the Haunting Video for "Woman's Work"

U.S. Girls's Meg Remy makes feminist, pop-tinged gems that are both haunting and unusually alluring in their lush, lo-fi dissonance -- and if the eerie, self-directed video for "Woman's Work" is any indication, her film skills are just as admirable and... Read Full Story

"I'm Not Even Trisexual": More From Our Miley Cyrus Cover Story Interview

Miley with creative director Diane Martel; photography by Paola KudackiThe cover story of our Use Your Voice issue focuses on the Happy Hippie Foundation and the inspirations of its founder, Miley Cyrus. Here, we dive into the long transcript of... Read Full Story

Let's Guess What Kind of Sci-Fi Movie Zadie Smith and Claire Denis are Making

Some of the most widely acclaimed movies of the year have been science fiction, a genre that is rapidly losing the stigma it once had when compared with supposed "cinema" or its ink-stained cousin, "literary fiction." So it's appropriate that,... Read Full Story

The New Royals: Kaya Stewart Debuts Her New Video Jonah

Photograph by Jiro SchneiderWelcome to our column The New Royals, in which we introduce you to the noteworthy youngsters we know are destined for fame. Some will actually be from royal or princely families, others will be the brethren of... Read Full Story

Grace Jones Will Finally Release Her Memoir This Fall

Famously known for saying in "Art Groupie" that she'd "never write [her] memoirs," disco-era goddess/perpetual queen Grace Jones has (thankfully) gone back on her word, as she's finally releasing I'll Never Write My Memoirs this fall -- which also has her... Read Full Story

Inside the Bizarre and Brilliant Mind of "Blurred Lines" / "We Can't Stop" Director Diane Martel

Where do you begin with Diane Martel, the director whose era-defining videos range from Mariah's "Dreamlover" in 1993 to the 2013 double-play of "We Can't Stop" and "Blurred Lines"? NYC native, niece of Public Theater founder Joseph Papp, high-school dropout,... Read Full Story

Santigold Returns with the Fire New Track "Radio"

You know your soundtrack is capital-F fire if Santigold's contributing, and her latest for the upcoming John Green-based, Cara Delevingne-starring Paper Towns is no exception.Pulsating, swagged out and exceptionally radio-friendly, the track's aptly titled "Radio," as we predict this will be... Read Full Story
tv Bachelorette Episode 7: The Rains of Castamere

Bachelorette Episode 7: The Rains of Castamere

This season of The Bachelorette is giving me SAD. Every episode starts off all dark and gloomy with someone complaining to or about Kaitlyn (most often to her face!) and it's just bumming me out. I want to see... Read Full Story
Pre-Gaming with Host Extraordinaire Cameron Cooper

Pre-Gaming with Host Extraordinaire Cameron Cooper

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