Secret History

gregg araki
Film & TVThe secret history of Gregg Araki’s lost 90s TV pilot
The Truman Show, 1998
Film & TVThe original Truman Show screenplay was way, way darker
David Lynch Hotel Room
Film & TVHotel Room: the secret history of David Lynch’s lost HBO series
Cowboy Bebop
MusicCowboy Bebop composer Yoko Kanno reinvented what anime scores could be
Metin Demiral, Cafe Turk, Zel Zeli
MusicHow an 80s Anatolian new wave group shaped the sound of Turkish diaspora
Songs for Drella album cover
MusicRevisiting the Velvet Underground reunion album written for Andy Warhol
Warhol’s Screen Tests
Art & PhotographyThe untold stories of Andy Warhol’s films of Dalí, Edie, and other icons
Peter Ivers
MusicExploring the cult pop genius of Peter Ivers
The East German punks who helped bring down the Berlin Wall
MusicThe East German punks who helped bring down the Berlin Wall
David Berman of Silver Jews, in the documentary Silver Jew
MusicThe history of the film that documented Silver Jews’ earliest live shows
Louise Huebner's Seduction Through Witchcraft album cover
MusicLooking back at a time where major labels were releasing witchcraft rituals
Capital Punishment
MusicThe inside story of Ben Stiller’s high school avant-punk band
Jim Thirlwee, MJ, Andy Dog, Stevo by Pete Ashworth
MusicThe making of The The’s post-punk cult classic ‘This Is The Day’
untamed fashion assembly Latvia avant-garde 90s fashion
FashionThe radical fashion festival in 90s Latvia where the avant-garde reigned
Film & TVAn early draft of Punch-Drunk Love was a Tarantino-style gangster comedy
Film & TVA history of Invitation To Love, the soap opera within Twin Peaks
Andy Warhol’s Chelsea Girls
Art & PhotographySex, drugs, & subversion: the story behind Warhol’s Chelsea Girls
Q Lazzarus
MusicWhat happened to Q, who sang ‘Goodbye Horses’?
MusicThe 90s techno magazine that shaped German rave culture
Boon magazine Japan denim
FashionRebel youth in bootleg Levi’s: the story of Japanese denim
miu miu menswear campaign miuccia prada
FashionA brief history of Miu Miu’s forgotten menswear line
Mandala bar (BAS)
MusicThe complicated history of punk rock in Turkey
FashionThe 1920s lesbian power couple who transformed Vogue
Film & TVWhy you should watch Brother, 90s Russia’s answer to Trainspotting