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Moodboard: Denitia & Sene

Denitia & Sene hail from Brooklyn, New York City. However, while Brooklyn has become synonymous with hipsters, slowly being gentrified into an extension of Manhatten, Denitia & Sene’s sound is a soothing antidote to the chaos of urban sprawl and regeneration. Tapping into the remaining creativity the New York borough …

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News: Helena Christensen x Shamballa Jewels

International supermodel and photographer, Helena Christensen, has teamed up with Shamballa Jewels to produce single edition Shamballa Jewels bracelet. Why has she done this, I hear you ask? Well, the whole thing is for a charity auction in benefit for Operation Smile. Operation Smile provides free surguries to repair …

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Taking a Bite #1: How to Make it in NYC

Don’t deny it: we all quite fancy the idea of jetting off to another city and miraculously becoming the darling of the fashion industry there. Right? Well our writer Adam Lee is doing just that and – in a Carrie Diaries meets Girls kinda way – he’ll be writing about

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Album Review: MS MR – Secondhand Rapture

In a stand-out lyric on MS MR’s debut album, Secondhand Rapture, the seemingly ‘sweet’ persona of vocalist Lizzy Plapinger – and her colour-changing hair – take a flip to reveal a more frustrated side: “I still think of you and all the shit you put me though,” she …

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Introducing: Lovelife

Ex-pat RnB duo Lovelife (LVLF) certainly seem to have a lot going for them. Not only were the pair – comprised of Ally Young and Lee Newell – lucky enough to have the chance to relocate from London to NYC; they’ve since shared stages with St. Lucia and Notion favourites …

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Interview: Blond:ish

Ahead of their set at Fabric on Saturday, we had a chat with DJ duo Blond:ish.

Having lived in London and Montreal have you noticed a big difference in the dance scenes here, or are they pretty similar? I heard the sound systems at Montreal clubs are way better.

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Exclusive Remix: Zebra Katz x I Am A Camera ‘Ima Read’

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few weeks, there’s not really any excuse for not having heard ‘Ima Read’ by NYC rapper Zebra Katz. The yin to Azaelia Banks‘ yang, this is fierce, dark, twisted musical brilliance that’s got more attitude than a roomful of …

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News: Hercules & Love Affair live at Antony Hegarty’s Meltdown

Hercules and Love Affair will be playing South Bank festival Meltdown on August 6th, invited by curator Antony Hegarty of Antony and the Johnsons who provided guest vocals on 2008′s soulful disco smash ‘Blind‘. Antony will be joining H&LA onstage alongside John Grant; the lead vocalist for their …

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Theophilus London @ Encore Sessions

Theophilus London is arguably the coolest bloke in New York. Yep, we’re willing to go that far IN WRITING for this cool cat. He’s awesome and makes awesome music and is generally awesome 24/7. We have an awesome surprise in the form of an exclusive video for our awesome PlanetNotion …

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NYC baby: LACOSTE L!VE lovin’

This Spring 2012 sees the infamous and elegantly sharp and smart brand of Lacoste embrace New York City and all its talents. Creating a campaign for SS12 with photographer Mark Hunter (aka. The CobraSnake), 3 ‘soon to be big’ young creatives are being photographed and street casted in Brooklyn. It …

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