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Pharrell: Behind the Scenes on our LA Cover Shoot

So I don’t know if you’ve heard or anything yet, but we’ve only got Pharrell on the cover of the next issue. I mean: Pharrell! Does it get any more exciting? Well, yes actually: while we were shooting him in a picturesque canyon in the hills north of LA earlier …

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Introducting Interview: Conway

Kassia Conway spent years playing in bands before she took the plunge and decided to go solo. The singer ended up in LA via St Louis and Brooklyn, and was able to create a debut EP, Big Talk, that is not only unique, but also diverse. While definitely pop, Conway’s

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News: Agyness Deyn x Dr. Martens SS14

It’s officially the forth collab between the ever wonderful Agyness Deyn and Dr. Martens, with both style icons cementing their dedication towards self-expression. The collection, which was inspired by Deyn’s LA home (very nice) embraces the surf and punk scene of the late 70′s and 80′s . The range …

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Introducing: Gallant

In an age of digital anonymity, there’s something well and truly refreshing about a musician who – while still technically anonymous – takes the time to Snapchat with his fans. That’s exactly what you get with LA’s Gallant: an RnB maestro, and Felix Snow collaborator, who is known for

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New video: Kingdom – ‘Bank Head’ (ft. Kelela)

LA-based DJ Kingdom (aka Ezra Rubin) has released the video for new single ‘Bank Head‘. With vocals provided by Kelela, the video is a futuristic and clinical clip of beautiful imagery. The track is the lead single from Kingdom’s fifth EP, Vertical XL, which is a …

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New video: PAPA – ‘Young Rut’

LA band PAPA have recently announced their debut album, ‘Tender Madness’ will be released on November 4th through Island Records. The album will be preceded by new single, ‘Young Rut’, which is set to drop on August 26th. The accompanying video for the track has a comical romantic …

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Boardwalk’s new video for ‘I’m To Blame’

Boardwalk are the L.A duo of Mike Edge and Amber Q. Their new video for single, ‘I’m To Blame’ is taken from their forthcoming self titled album set for release later this year.

Mike and Amber recorded the upcoming album, ‘Boardwalk’, at their homemade studio in Los Angeles. With …

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Video: Swim Deep – ‘King City’

To accompany the re-release of ‘King City’, due July 29th via Chess Club / RCA Victor, Swim Deep have just launched this incredibly feel-good summer video. Directed by Georgia Hudson (who brought us She Changes The Weather earlier this year), the clip was shot in LA during the band’s …

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Introducing: MYPET

A cursory listen to ‘Bodysnatcher‘, the second single from LA electro-pop duo MYPET, reveals parallel strands primordial fear, and informed uneasiness over the future. It’s in these hinterlands where technology and primal energy collide that the pair – comprised of silk-throated vocalist Amy and mysterious beat-maker Ray  …

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Notion 063 Feature: Cover Star Sky Ferreira

Great Blondie Ambition: The surprising sounds and amazing tales of Sky Ferreira

We think you know her from the covers of a hundred magazines, but do we really know her at all? After a remarkable buzzscendency faded to leave Sky Ferreira in a label nightmare, she tells Nick Levine about

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