The powerhouse duo share how they went from pre-school to pre-show together and might end up in the puppet business
The twosome I’m about to sit down with at Firefly Music Festival look like a walking billboard for being a badass. With monochromatic black outfits, shades hiding their eyes and intimidating straight faces to match, my “worn-in” (I stepped in a puddle the day before) black ... More
The daughter of rock & roll royalty shares her top hometown recommendations
Although Los Angeles has developed into a city of transplants over the years, attracting actors and musicians from across the country and unapologetically spitting them out after a few years, Sophie Simmons has yet to be spit out. She has lived in the City of Angels her whole ... More
The DJ trio behind Demi Lovato's newest hit "No Promises" gets real with DuJour
The Cali-boys of Cheat Codes include Matt Russell, Kevin Ford and Trevor Dahl. They gained a ton of notoriety with their 2016 hit “Sex” that samples the chorus from “Let’s Talk About Sex” by Salt-N-Pepa but they are much more than your average DJ trio.
“We go out there ... More
The singer, songwriter, rapper, advocate and all around cool-guy opens up
As we sit down cross legged behind a trailer at Governors Ball in New York City, I remind Michael Blume that he’s wearing white jeans. I don’t want to be the cause of grass stains on his ethereal outfit. He plops down and shows off his ... More
MUNA reveals their favorite fan interaction and surprising guilty pleasure
The electric threesome known as MUNA have engulfed me in what could only be described as a giggly witch’s circle. The infectious girl group and I are sitting under a tree at The Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City, and I'm totally entranced. We're a girl-gang, I think. ... More
The band who gives lessons in musical meditation reveal they have a few prayers of their own
It’s been said that listening to British trio London Grammar is something of a spiritual experience. Were this listener to wax lyrical, she might say that lead singer Hannah Reid is like a cathedral choir of one—her ethereal voice soaring over aching electro beats, up into the rafters and out ... More
The guys open up about their second album Folk Hop N' Roll and their hit "Take it All Back"
The fresh-faced foursome that is Judah & the Lion is currently sprawled out in Bryant Park, ready to discuss their recently released sophomore album. With a banjo, a mandolin and some quirky, improvised rapping, Judah Akers, Brian MacDonald, Nate Zuercher and Spencer Cross have created a genre-bending sound dubbed Folk Hop n’Roll.
“When we ... More
How Tito's Handmade Vodka will be helping to share the healing power of music at the NYC festival
There was a time when going to a music festival meant being completely consumed by music for the entire weekend, but as these events become bigger, better and more popular, the very concept of a music festival has evolved into a cultural exploration featuring food, art installations and beyond.
For example, ... More