The Gourmand co-founder David Lane joins Jeremy Leslie for a flick through some new magazines (Family Portrait, South London Review of Hand Dryers, Vogue Italia, Rubbish FAMzine). The two talk about the 13th issue The Gourmand, and David discusses art directing Frieze magazine. Our back issue this time is the 2011 launch issue of Buffalo Zine. Check the i-D post Jeremy mentions here.
Jeremy Leslie and Marc Robbemond (above) from Amsterdam’s Athenaeum shop share tales of magazine retail and look back at the recent magCulture Live and Stack Awards. Ariane Spanier of Fukt discusses her latest issue, and we hear an excerpt of David Hillman and Caroline Baker remembering their sixties classic Nova, from their recent magCulture Shop event.
Jeremy and Liv discuss the return of The Face and are joined briefly by Erik from Lyrics As Poetry before heading off down a crazy magazine archeaology rabbit hole with guest Danny No. Marie O’Riordan, editor of Marie Claire from 2001-2008, reflects on the demise of the magazine’s print edition before Penny Martin, editor-in-chief of The Gentlewoman, discusses her magazine’s tenth anniversary.
Jeremy and Liv take a look at a challenging issue of photo mag Der Greif, and we hear from Steven Gregor at Gym Class and Anna Broujean of Club Sandwich about new issues. A final excerpt from MagMagMag in NYC presents Rob Hewitt (OH-SO) and Caitlin Thompson (Racquet) discussing working with brands. The episode signs off with a look back at the celebrated eighties NY satirical mag Spy.