Kristin Fiore

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  • 15 years ago | Books

    How do you publish a history of the punk scene without employing its most reviled concepts, nostalgia and commodification? Well, ya can‘t, but Fucked Up + Photocopied comes close: Without simplifying or idealizing punk’s turbulent histor...

  • 16 years ago | Art

    Photo by Hedi El KholtiCONTEMPORARY ART CAN BE AN ALIENATING EXPERIence for some viewers. This is nothing new; but doing something about it -- specifically putting money and careers on the line to counteract that alienation -- is. Tired of the ina...

  • 16 years ago | Longform

    Every time the weather starts to gettin’ hotter Don’t worry about it, toss your clothes and hit the water We’ll be California Dreamin’ bay watchin’ every day Just off the Malibu surfin’ USA. —Beach Boys (“Su...

  • 16 years ago | First Person

    Art by David ZarickI haven’t slept in 30 hours, and I’m puking into the manicured bushes of La Cienega’s Fountainview apartments. I smell like a New York piano mover after a long August day, and I’m about as pretty. Even the Su...