In this issue we are going to explore happiness. The pursuit of happiness may well be the most stubborn of all human clichés. Everybody, throughout human history, has been searching for it, selling it, finding it, and losing it. Happiness is what keeps us humans going. What helps us forget the hardships. It distracts us from the tragedy and finiteness of life. Happiness is like the drug that keeps us alive.
“Four years or more had to pass for us to take these photos.” Photographer Alexander Suarta smiles while telling us about the story behind this series. Sometimes good things take their time, right?
Vienna based artist Leeloo just dropped her second single “3 Worte” (3 Words) and it will catch your attention immediately, as the soothingly sweet voice of Leeloo perfectly melts with smooth melodic synths.
In 2009 the South African-born, Swiss-based Queen of Deep House released her debut production and since then has become a highly successful and indispensable part of the scene. We had a chat with the talented producer and DJ about her new two-track ‘Oblivion / Thermal’ EP out on Enormous Tunes, how the lockdown influenced her sound and finding joy in the moment.
Get to know gorgeous model Alma Asuai of Gaga Models photographed by Jacco Meysner. “Alma, tell us a bit about yourself; where you grew up… Hi! My name is Alma, I grew up in Poland in a small city of Kętrzyn near lakes and forests. It was so much fun. Later I moved to a slightly bigger city called Olsztyn to study at a music school. Yes, for a long time I thought I would become a musician.”
“This shoot aspires to become an inspiration for the summer ahead. After a year of pandemic, we hope this summer will be free, happy and golden.” tells us model Alina about her incredible beautiful C-Heads Exclusive series photographed in Israel by Michelle Zabuty.
Los Angeles based hip-hop group Minus Gravity consists of Mic Apollo, Sir Blaze, and Rob Will. Together they bring a breath of fresh air into the music landscape with a wide range of sensual beats and danceable rhythms.
Danny Scott Lane´s new track surprises with calm sounds that meander like waves, only to withdraw again. Accompanied by an incredibly beautiful video directed and edited by Bren Cukier, with dancer Juliet Doherty who lets herself fall into dance, nature and the devotion to feeling.
There are no big secrets making a great Moscow mule — all you need: vodka, ginger beer, and lime juice. Enjoy a wonderful series by Corentin Bertau starring Théa Clausin of Tribe Management with styling by Jolies Mômes.
Sometimes our thoughts get lost in small splinters. Dissipate in the muse of the city. Your gaze wanders over the many houses. And all the many stories they tell. Enjoy a series by Claudia du Lièvre starring Lucie.
“As the last sun rays glistened upon the newly sprung grass, she poured herself a hearty village wine and sat down at her granny’s table. She had taken time off her “real” life, time to reflect on her inner world, to slow down.”
That’s exactly what we needed. A beautiful smile can enchant us all day long. Thanks Amelia! Photographer Daniel Luxford teamed up with lovely Amelia to spend a day on the beach, watching the moon and it seemed like the stars were watching them.
“When I sing about ‘liquid borderlines to help us drown’ I thought about how what we were going through was washing away façades we’d built up, how we had to face our true selves and feelings.” In the music of West London based artist Khazali you can feel an incredible deepness. Lots of personal feelings, thoughts and human questions transformed into sounds that get under your skin.
“Dierra is one of my favorite muses because she’s also one of my favorite friends” tells us photographer fuckthatnoise about her energetic series starring 22 year old muse, mama, dancer and model Dierra Davis. “When I’m able to share both my love for portraiture and my love for my friends in the same energy space really beautiful images are created.”
“Two gorgeous women, love reigns over the Paucksch’s nineteenth century Villa. Signs who convey the meaning of words, frivolous gestures and the beauty of woman is precisely what I strive to capture in my photos.”
Dutch DJ and producer Fedde Le Grand has been on our favorite-dj-list for over a decade and so we are really excited that we had a chat with the talented artist about his new fan music video for “In Love With You”, strange times and what makes him happy besides music.