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The front 40 HUMAN SKAB 42 WALLZO AND HOT CHIP 44 KODE 9 ON SONIC WARFARE 46 JEAN COLONNA 48 SAAM’S VIDEO PORTRAITS 52 KITSUNE 54 RHYTHM DIVISION Photographed by BRUNA KAZINOTI Styled by JOHN COLVER 62 MASSIVE ATTACK 64 TRASH KIT 66 SALT-N-PEPA 68 CHANEL Photographed by SCOTT TRINDLE Styled by AGATA BELCEN 70 RACHAEL BARRETT AND LADY GAGA 72 FLYING LOTUS 74 STAVIN’ CHAINS AND MATTHEW STONE 76 LINDA STERLING 80 D&G Photographed by JASON KIBBLER Styled by KAREN LANGLEY 86 BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA 88 FASHION NEWS

The MAINS 108 Quiet Revolution THE XX The reserved pop wonders wax lyrical about taking over the world 116 Killing Time GONJASUFI & THE GASLAMP KILLER Psychedelic desert freak-hop from America’s west coast 124 Spellbound SIAN ALICE GROUP & ESBEN AND THE WITCH The post-rock leading ladies keep it un-rock’n’roll 128 Straight Outta Peckham GIGGS The controversial rapper gets excited by sticky toffee pudding 134 Beat This TAKESHI KITANO Japan’s most prolific polymath has his first art exhibition

The fashion 142 Photographed by NIALL O’BRIEN Styled by KATIE SHILLINGFORD 150 Photographed by MATT IRWIN Styled by KATIE SHILLINGFORD 156 Photographed by SERGE LEBLON Styled by KAREN LANGLEY 166 Photographed by RANKIN Styled by SCOTT ROBERT CLARK 172 Photographed by ANDREA SPOTORNO Styled by DAVID ST JOHN-JAMES

The back 180 Cult VIP: ALEX STEINWEISS Meet the graphic design prodigy who created the modern album cover 184 Q&A: FLORIA SIGISMONDI The macabre music video-maker talks about hitting the big screen with TheRunaways 186 Art: HUNG & DRAWN Maya Hayuk invites you into her tripped-out universe, plus this month’s art news 188 Literature: BOUND & FLOGGED Gil Scott Heron revisits TheNiggerFactory and Underwood create strange stories in sound 190 Film: CUT & WRAPPED Todd Solondz talks LifeDuringWaritme and Tina Fey recalls working with drunken maniacs 194 Music: AGONY & ECSTASY Joanna Newsom, Theophilus London, Mr Oizo and music reviews by Nick Kent 200 Last Shot: SAMUEL FOSSO

The COVE R THE XX: Photography and filming PIERRE DEBUSSCHERE Styling ROBBIE SPENCER Grooming SOFIE VAN BOUWEL at TOUCH for DOMINIQUE using CHANEL and REDKEN

THIS MONTH ON DAZED DIGITAL.COM The xx – Fashion film by Pierre Debusschere, and exclusive audio mix by Jamie xx Sky Ferreira – Behind-the-scenes of the Rankin fashion shoot Flying Lotus, Gonjasufi & The Gaslamp Killer – Video interviews by Tim Noakes in Los Angeles and Las Vegas Massive Attack – Part 2 of our feature on the Heligoland film project For all of this and daily updates on fashion, art, music and culture, go to DazedDigital.com