Hope Tala

MUSICHope TalaIntroduction by Matthew Burgos Interview by Teneshia Carr Photo Credit – Campbell Sofitsi Docherty Plump cherries ice the whipping cream, and their plush skin conceals the opaque syrup that clothes taste buds with a depth of irresistible sweetness. While …

Rudy De Anda

MUSICRUDY DE ANDAThe Hopeful Romantic Photo Credit Adrian Monge Words by Zachary Weg Down to his crisp suit, sleek shoes, and warm voice, Chicago-based musician, Rudy De Anda, is a gentleman. As heard on his radiant debut album from this …

Deradoorian

MUSICDeradoorianThe Healer Photo Credit Sean Stout Words by Zachary Weg The crushing coronavirus and unrest worldwide dominated headlines this past year but Find the Sun by Los Angeles-based musician, Deradoorian, was one of its best, most spiritually nourishing albums. Upon …

Nana Adjoa

MUSICNana AdjoaRaw Resurrection Photo by Latoya Van Der Meeren Words by Zachary Weg The art-pop of Dutch-Ghanaian musician, Nana Adjoa, is for all the strivers and battlers of the hard day. As her assured and sublime debut album, Big Dreaming …

Arlo Parks

MUSICArlo ParksProdigal One photo by Alex Kurunis Words by Zachary Weg Born at the dawn of the new millennium, twenty-year-old London musician/poet Arlo Parks has almost signaled through her genre-fusing music much of what makes up modern life: information overload …

Phum Viphurit

MUSICLover Boy Humble Beginnings Words by Matthew Burgos Discovering the pulp of what one aspires to be ripens as the first step. Then, diving deep into the shrines that make up the groundwork of such a vocation follows suit. The …

Kohinoorgasm

MUSICKohinoorgasm photo credit: Andrea Granera Words by Abby Fritz Los Angeles based lo-fi pop artist Josephine Shetty, known as Kohinoorgasm, released “Exhausted” amid the COVID-19 pandemic this summer. The song has been a long time in the making and is …

Seafarers | Virgin Soil

MUSICVirgin SoilSeafarers Words by Martin Colino London based Seafarers latest release, “Virgin Soil,” off their upcoming album “Orlando” has left us enchanted with a hauntingly beautiful tune of longing and loss. Lauren Kinsella’s elegant voice narrates the emotions around the …

Merci, Mercy

Merci, Mercy | Fall Apart

MUSICFall ApartMerci, Mercy photo credit: She is Aphrodite Words by Martin Colino Australian singer-songwriter merci, mercy releases her second single today via Liberation Records. The toe-tapping song weaves introspective and complex lyrics through a catchy pop track. Blanc asked the …