Tracing the roots of a telekinetic TV phenomenon, the winter 2016 issue of Dazed delves deep into the universe of Stranger Things, the sci-fi spectacular that has awoken the wide-eyed kid in all of us.
On the covers, the show’s mesmerising leads Millie Bobby Brown and Finn Wolfhard peer bravely into the unknown as they adjust to life as stars of the biggest new show on the planet. They are the supernatural talents turning our worlds upside-down, as photographer Collier Schorr comes face to face with Stranger Things’ enigmatic young stars. How a televisual take on mythical 80s suburbia fired our imaginations and came to define the cultural zeitgeist, with contributions from the Duffer brothers, Shawn Levy and Stuart Vevers.
Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin and Joe Keery front an in-depth cast portfolio.
Kyle Dixon, Michael Stein, Mica Levi, Julee Cruise and Johnny Jewel go deep on the art of spine-tingling soundtracks.
Sigourney Weaver, the original queen of sci-fi on the importance of fairytales, and why she won’t stop looking to the future.
Róisín Murphy, the disco siren reveals her life’s mission to unsettle and amaze, in a surreal shoot as lensed by Casper Sejersen.