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DEVOTION

“Devotion” is a series composed of interviews with men of faith aimed at educating, not converting, those watching. Father Fredericks is a Jesuit priest, the Venerable Jongmae Kenneth Park is a bishop of the Taego Order of Korean Buddhism, and Sheikh Mustafa Umar leads his community according to the Muslim faith. These educated individuals explore… Read more »

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Baloji

Baloji is a rare artist in his effortless defiance of genre. Belgian raised of Congolese origin, he is a staple in French hip hop. He manages to touch political topics, collaborate with internationally renowned artist, and make you dance. He has spent over half his life in the industry, and today he stands as a… Read more »

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Community : Mexico City (Episode 2)

Ancient and hip, Mexico City is as traditional as it is modern. It is diverse and constantly evolving but what stays consistent is community. Community can be seen in the streets, in the markets, in the exchange of delicious food, and, of course, in the family. Please follow and like us:

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Folklore & Faith : Mexico City (Episode 1)

What is folklore and what is faith? In our first episode we take pilgrimages to La Villa de Guadalupe, Teotihuacan, and La Casa Azul. Each site is spiritual, ancestral, and essential to Mexican identity. Please follow and like us:

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Les Ardentes

As festival season ebbs and flows all over the world, we get to experience the diverse approaches to this increasingly popular presentation of our modern musical landscape. Each region seems to have a spirit and ambience of its own, a particular mood, even when lineups and tours stay almost the same. Belgium, in general, hosts… Read more »

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1stGen : Video

“1stGen” is a photo series that concentrates on first generation Americans. These daughters of immigrants provide us with an inside look into our collective identity by recognizing the struggles and stories of brave immigrants, seeking a better life. As we take in the images of these women, we are celebrating the beauty of America and… Read more »

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Return to Splash House

Our second Splash House experience was one of reunions and rediscoveries. We came across our Spanish amigo (who we first met with crutches) fully healed and just as ready to party. The mystery photographer we captured last year (a portrait we posted and reposted without knowing his identity) wandered the same backstage area we did…. Read more »

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FORGET ME

Memory and retrospect drift in and out of the mind, fade in and out of scattered timelines, and project like flashing films. In this story, we contrast the detachment of an American with the nostalgia of a European. An American woman loved a Belgian man while their lives collided; but when time led her to… Read more »

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Shadows of Society

Ivan Isaiah Anderson aka Wise, 21, Inglewood, CA.Jay Steven Carter aka Jay C., 23, Carson, CA.Jamal Carter aka Jamal C., 23, Hawthorne, CA.Jalen Gray aka (Hey!) Renegade, 22, Los Angeles, CA.Christopher James-Justice Siders aka Chris Justice, 22, Lawndale, CA.Christopher Anthony Barahona aka Archive, 22, Los Angeles, CA. https://www.facebook.com/ShadowsOfSocietyMusicGroup https://www.instagram.com/shadowsofsociety/ Please follow and like us:

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Garth Trinidad

Music: Sango – Smiles & Frowns https://soundcloud.com/sangobeats https://www.facebook.com/SangoBeats/ http://sangobeats.com/ Petit Biscuit – Sunset Lover https://soundcloud.com/petitbiscuit/sunset-lover https://www.facebook.com/petitbiscuitsound Sade – Smooth Operator Please follow and like us:

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THE SPLASH HOUSE EXPERIENCE

Splash House may seem like your typical electronic, bikini, tank top, drug-filled festival party, but it is so much more. Driving through the quiet suburban sprawl that is Palm Springs, one would never suspect a slew of wild parties were going down. Floating high above each pool, only a seemingly innocent rainbow balloon marked the… Read more »

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Soulection at FIGat7th

July 24, 2015 was a typical beautiful summer night in Los Angeles. Then, Soulection did the impossible. They made it perfect. They serenaded the crowd at FIGat7th, and it was all free. Their signature ambience, only to be described as the sound of tomorrow, was performed and curated by the likes of Joe Kay, Andre… Read more »

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A Moment With Vanessa Bley of Twin Danger

The fragility of an ingenue with the allure of a villainess, Twin Danger’s leading lady put us under her spell. Our first encounter with Vanessa was in a dark speakeasy on a Sunday night. We descended into a Grammy afterparty with zero expectations. A band of New Yorkers filled the barely lifted stage. Ms. Bley, dressed… Read more »

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In The Eyes of the Beholder

“In hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.” -Albert Schweitzer   Please follow and like us:

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The Outsider: Our Evening with starRo

Shinya (aka starRo) is an outsider. The weirdness of his perspective paired with his strong intuition has guided his craft from Japan to Los Angeles. Strange combinations have built his artistry and attracted a solid following. Now, with a new EP, starRo’s career is launching into its next destination: the stratosphere.  We met in a… Read more »

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Americana : The Original Series

“Americana” is an original series that follows two 24-year-old American women as they road trip through the American Southwest. Driving from Chicago to their native Los Angeles, they explore the terrain to understand the American identity, eventually discovering and understanding their own. Please follow and like us:

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First Look : Americana

“Americana” is an original series that follows two 24-year-old American women as they road trip through the American Southwest. Driving from Chicago to their native Los Angeles, they explore the terrain to understand the American identity, eventually discovering their own.     Please follow and like us:

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Soulmates

A dedication to the Soulmates of the world and the city of Chicago. Song: Bahwee – Hold me tight https://www.facebook.com/BAHWEE http://huhwhatandwhere.com/ Please follow and like us:

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Branchez

Backstage teaser of the talented Branchez at The Concord Music Hall in Chicago, IL. Please follow and like us: