I had the pleasure of hearing the full EP a few months ago. Heatwave starts with a striking beat that immediately engages you. Sonya’s voice is seductive and commanding. You’re taken through a journey of love, pain, struggle and the reality of relationships we’ve all experienced in our lifetime. The way in which Sonya delivers […]Read more "[NEW MUSIC]: Sonya Teclai’s Far Away"
South by Southwest came to an end this past weekend after more than a week of conferences, brand activations and live music. It seemed like everyone wanted a piece of the pie this year; from Pandora’s Discovery Den featuring acts such as Raury, SZA and Roc Nation’s Sam Dew to the Spotify House which enlisted […]Read more "[Photo Journal]: SXSW As Seen By Charde Kelly"
When you walk into a boutique or any space for that matter, ideally what are you met with? Well, I didn’t realize what my dream experience was until I walked into NOMAD YARD COLLECTIV in Washington D.C. All of my senses were immediately hit as I walked through the large industrial doors. They’ve not only […]Read more "Conversations With Vintage Dealer: Desiree Venn Frederic"
Art Basel is a time to experience the work of some of the most respected and cutting edge artists within the states and beyond. Everyone heads to Basel with many different intentions in mind. However, the one thread that connects each and every attendee is their appreciation for art and its creators. While engaging with […]Read more "Art Basel Chronicles: A Conversation with Michelle Joan Papillion"
What makes a true MC? Is it your technique, understanding the history behind your art form or the fact that you drink red wine during your interviews…lol? Well in KONCEPT’s case I would say all three. Koncept, an MC hailing from New York, has been in the game since he was a kid. Continually exposed […]Read more "[VIDEO]: My Style Is Inspired By: Artist & MC KONCEPT"
Today’s inspiration comes from one of my favorite creative, dreamer, inspirer sites…www.lifeiswear.com. I’m in the midst of continually discovering who I am and what I love. My life seems to be evolving at the speed of light. Mainly in the space of understanding what I give to the world, what my legacy will […]Read more "[Creative Inspiration]: Who Are You?"
Sound is one of the most natural forms of expression. Sound can transport you to a different space depending on your mood and your environment. I first came in contact with Evan Bourgeois Lasry’s sound at Apotheke, a mixology bar in Chinatown, NY. This ambient, smooth groove blared out of the speakers as I was […]Read more "[VIDEO]: My Style Is Inspired By: DJ & Musician Evan Bourgeois Lasry"