SIX DECADES. SAME SPIRIT
60 years in. Standing tall
For the renegades, the outliners, the rebels
The ones who make it happen
Facing the future, cutting through the BS
They know, although life is tough
Is tougher than ever
MEET OUR CONTRIBUTORS
With more streaming platforms and fewer gig venues by the day, making it in a rock band has never been harder. But Naked Giants don't care. They're doing it for themselves — no matter who's listening.
LOTTE VAN EIJK
Lotte van Eijk is fighting for diversity. Her photography shatters conventional beauty standards. Her dance classes give life-changing confidence. And she won't stop until there's more positive representation of bodies like hers in the media.
Growing up as a mixed-race man in the UK, Bob Vylan often felt like an outsider. Now, as a grime-punk artist flitting between genres, he uses not fitting in to his advantage.
27-year-old Avie Acosta is fearless in the face of change.Aged 19, the gender-fluid model changed their life.Their career. And their identity. And they did it all inthe space of a few months.