“I want to be remembered for helping people and putting people on, teaching people, helping my friends, help my family. Just being nice, genuine. That’s what I’d like to be known for.” During our “sidewalk talk” interview, Softest Hard speaks about her work ethic, the importance of generosity, and how showing gratitude has positively impacted her perspective on life. Her positive mindset radiates inspiration to everyone around her.
“During the summer time Marica and I love to hang out by the lake and make the most of the weather. Luckily we were able to shoot and spend some time at a lake house here in Ontario that has a stunning view of the lake.”
While the wind is tenderly blowing through the curtain, my thoughts drift into the depths of Pinky Perzelle’s new song ‘No Games’ featuring Eda Eren. The vibrant mix of Turkish, funky, electronic and instrumental elements blend together to become a wonderful calm piece of art that leaves you feeling relaxed and satisfied.
“Avery can be seen in these images exploring the nature within the city of Angels with her elegant charm. Catching views and running away from the busier city life we had explored around the outskirts of Elysian park to overview the busy city below us.”
“After the first shoot with Ada Niessner, a few days later she asked me if we could take pictures with a dress she has. She sent me 2 pictures of it and I knew immediately that we will do the shooting in a villa or castle! A few days later we had an acceptance from a beautiful villa in Leipzig, Germany.” explains German based photographer Mike Palmowski to us. Fascinated by by photos and old films of his parents his work is inspired by the cinematic nostalgia that reminds us of a world long since past.
“I recently travelled to Ibiza for a few weeks to work on a personal analog photography series.” tells us Patricia Imbarus about her wonderful C-Heads debut starring gorgeous Gabriella Velvet. A collection of timeless, classic shots, focusing on the beauty of shapes, nature and the body. “This photo series invites the viewer to pause and reflect on their relationship with their surroundings and sense of self. To appreciate all that nature has to offer and reconnect with what truly matters.”
“Guatemalan black sand volcanic beach and hippie vibe of El Paredon helps to get inspiration for both musicians and photographers. You can feel the chill vibe in the air, play some tunes, soak up the sun and simply enjoy life.” tells Alicja Bokina about her new series starring Owen Fatherree. The talented photographer loves warm light, portraits and travels. And all this she perfectly combines in this beautiful work, which is an ode to freedom, wildness and nature.
On vacation the perception of what some of the things are that make us happy, becomes even more evident. Time, a lovely surrounding, at best sunny, warm days, and people…
Nostalgic, natural and reduced to the essential portrays photographer Jacco Meysner model Rachel Samstag in this shooting on sunny Mallorca. This mood represents consummate beauty to us. Of resonating with yourself and the world, radiating a sense of calm.
It’s all about new found love, confusions and entanglements, lies and truths on the brand new EP ‘Unspoken’ by Tessa Dixson. With her amazing follow-up EP the talented artist,with Californian roots, gives us an even more personal insight and lifts the lid on vulnerability and deep honesty.
“I think there’s a certain amount of give and take when it comes to collaborating. I think it’s important to really know where that person is mentally on the day you are writing. It’s always good to properly catch up about everything that’s going on in each other’s lives. I feel this leads to better writing in general because you end up on the same wave together.” Joe Hertz told in an interview with musictech.
It is the harmony of simple, quiet nature that we dream about – where our heart really belongs to. Especially on those hot, humid days when cities become an unbearable spot all we can think about is escaping to a green home and tranquil beach. Photographer Carla Gnendiger detected this beautiful paradise spot in Cape Town, Newlands and seized the idea of a photo shooting there with artist Chloé Kian.
After the wonderful series “Against the Autumn Sun” we are very happy to show you the second part. Together with beautiful Nina, photographer Oliver Sutton dives again into the golden autumn sun of Cape Town. Enjoy!
Wolfskind and Magnus Hesse aka BAYUK are both solo artists who despite their young age have already proven their success. Immediately when they met for the first time in 2018 there was a musical spark between them and ever since then it has been the pure love for music that bonds the two, beyond the rules of the labels and music industry.
Savannah Conley is doing the best she can. And with the release of her new EP, the aptly-titled Best I Can, it appears to be working. The Nashville-based singer-songwriter has tapped into a side of her folk-rock roots, that is both modern and timeless, ethereal and grounded.