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Gus Dapperton is living out small town dreams

For the cover of February's issue of GUIDE we had a conversation with Gus Dapperton about how he's no longer influenced by external opinions, plus how his rural hometown shaped him as an artist. Photography is by Elsa Brightling.

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An interview about love & positivity with Lil B The BasedGod

Try to imagine what modern hip hop and trap would look like without the influence of Lil B. It's tough. Cited as one of the most important artists of a generation by the likes of Earl, Kendrick Lamar, Lil Uzi Vert and Metro Boomin, Ed Fay was blessed with an interview with him for Issue 005. Photography by Chicago's Jacob King.

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Wolfgang Tillmans explains his latest collection ‘Rebuilding the Future’

As Wolfgang Tillmans' 'Rebuilding The Future' enters its final weeks on display in the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Aoife Donnellan gets some time to speak with the celebrated photographer.

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Joshua Gordon is returning to love

Joshua Gordon’s latest film, ‘The Wicked Shit’, was published with NOWNESS in September. It’s a veritable visual feast of colours and sights as Juggalos come together for their annual gathering in Ohio. Gordon captures scenes of bare-knuckle fighting and smoke tricks alongside tender moments between people who, as a group, the FBI have classified as a ‘gang’.

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D Double E: “No one knows what my sound is, no one knows what I really like”

An MC who was once touted as the greatest of all time by Skepta and noted as the man who made Dizzee Rascal pick up the mic, D Double E is one of the most influential names in grime. For the cover of January's GUIDE Cóilí Collins got some phone time with the influential artist, featuring a shoot by Thomas Chatt.

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