In our interview the talented Minneapolis born and currently New York based artist tells us about jumping up and down in joy when holding his first novel in hands, why he finished writing it in Bangkok and about the modern youth who has their vanity but at the same time passionate, and angry, and ready to fight back.
Sometimes you need to shut out the world. To center your thoughts. Just chill inside and only observe the blue sky from the inside, like a painting on the wall. Like Ana Rujas, who spent a relaxing afternoon with her friend and photographer David Kirscher, drifting through the sunny Spanish afternoon.
“Cinemas was one of the first tracks I wrote in my new studio, which is in my garden – surrounded by trees and plants. I would go outside sometimes for a break and be instinctively drawn to just look at my phone rather than all the beautiful nature around me.” explains Rondo Mo.
Atlanta based musician Faye Webster, who is also a passionate photographer, has just released her third studio album ‘Atlanta Millionaires Club’ . The songs on it deal with the feeling of loneliness in the middle of an existing community. “I spend most of my time alone and that’s where these songs come from.” explains Faye to us.
All the happiness we shared through music. All Lollapalooza Berlin fans heads up! The awesome festival *7-8th September 2019* goes into the next round, celebrating its 5th birthday! Yay,…
“There is no shadow without light, so I use the shadow to emphasize the picture and atmosphere.” Inspired by antiquated art genres and the polar nature between darkness and light, photographer Marta Syrko is an ambassador of creation. Balancing an abstract aesthetic with humanly elegant finishes, the Russian visionary is a pioneer for the new age of photography.
“I don’t think that being an artist is something you choose. I believe that at some point in life you just realize that your only choice is to express yourself. It doesn’t matter how. You just have to.”
The setting sun paints all the clouds in pink and I can feel the summer sound. Sun on my skin. Music in my heart. Surrounded by people for one purpose: To enjoy the moment, to feel the sound, to share a special connection. The line-up for this years MELT Festival *19-21 July 2019* is just so incredible
“I love singing live because I feel like I’ve been accepted! I liked the feeling of not always having control over everything, it was a type of freedom.” replies Izzy Bizu when I start our interview with praising her rooftop sessions and live performances.
Sophia Bel is the dreamy Montreal songstress redefining pop. Navigating atmospheric soundscapes with textured vocals, her Princess of The Dead, Vol. I EP is an ethereal triumph with hints of feminine punk on the nose. Turning pain into art, Sophia bravely titled the 4-track effort after herself.
Christopher Onah is a photographer based in Lagos, Nigeria and his work focuses on social issues, culture, and everyday rawness of life. He went to the Victoria Island coast line over Easter to capture the Gidi Tribe at West Africa’s biggest music festival, Gidi Culture Fest.
Minutes pass like seconds, hours are gone like minutes while wasting your time with useless distraction. It feels like losing control of yourself, being sucked into a whirlpool. Time slipping away faster and faster. And your talents too. And it scares me to feel that so much time is wasted. Because how much of it is left after all? We need little successes, achievements, growth in order to have those happy moments.
“Twins have a crazy connection that can bounce from every range of emotion in split second cycles and that relationship deeply effects the twins’ psyche on a cellular level.” Nicole Anne Robbins emphasizes her words with a bright smile. “Trust me, I am a twin. I cant even imagine life without one. How do all go through life not having a best friend from the womb?”
Before you know it summer is back – and with it this tingling sensation inside to celebrate summer and life. And what better way than doing that on a music festival? So do you want to join us at the Germany’s biggest Electronic Music Festival at the Airport Weeze? We’re giving away 1×2 Regular Full Weekend Visa + Mellow Fields (Campsite) + Parking for the PAROOKAVILLE Festival!
“It inspires me to get to my boundaries, makes me see my weaknesses and forces me to work on them, it incredibly inspires me and leaves me with lifelong memories and stories to tell.” We sat down with gorgeous model Nyzette to get to know her a lil bit better. Photographed by Kimberley Ross.