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Posts tagged with Los-Angeles

  1. Something in the Way She Moves: Claire Reneé

    11 Jun 2021

    Claire Renee is a singer-songwriter and dancer based in Los Angeles, CA; originally from the Bronx, NY, she began her foray into performing as a child when she got accepted at the Dance Theatre of Harlem to study ballet, tap, jazz, and classical dance at the age of 10, after…


  2. ‘Cause You’ve Got That Whip Appeal: Tyler Rudd

    13 Feb 2021

    Tyler Rudd is a freelance model and aspiring screenwriter based in Los Angeles, CA; originally from Mississippi, he moved to L.A. (after graduating from Ole Miss with a degree in psychology) to attend film school (the New York Film Academy in Burbank) in order to acquire screenwriting, filmmaking and multimedia…


  3. Nobody Walks in L.A.: Chrissy Patterson

    23 Jan 2021

    Chrissy Patterson is a non-binary model, author and aspiring actor based in Lancaster, CA; they have appeared in LADYGUNN (click here for the editorial photographed by Jana Cruder) and in campaigns for Dolls Kill; they have also appeared in music videos (for rapper Trippie Redd and singer-songwriter SG Lewis);…


  4. Got a Street Kinda Thing Goin’ On: Christina Kim Davis

    03 Jan 2021

    Christina Kim Davis is a dancer, choreographer, model, influencer, and aspiring designer/stylist based in Los Angeles, CA; originally from Philadelphia, PA, she packed her bags and drove herself to L.A. after finishing college to pursue her lifelong dream of becoming a professional dancer; living in her car for weeks, she…


  5. Do You Know the Way to San Jose: Super Elidio

    27 Nov 2020

    Super Elidio, formerly known as Elidio, is a DJ, musician, record producer, and erstwhile rapper based in San Jose, CA; originally from Mexico, he started his musical journey as a hip-hop and rap artist, and was known for his fresh, highly original sound that mixed his Spanish lyrics with…


  6. Man of Steel: Jay Steel

    31 Oct 2020

    Jay Steel is a recording artist and model based in Los Angeles, CA; his debut EP Favored, featuring his signature sound which he describes as “Houston trap meets L.A. R&B,” is scheduled to drop in 2021; click here to read his interview with VoyageLA Magazine; visit his Soundcloud…


  7. Keeping It Smooth with a Jazz Attitude: Mayila

    03 Oct 2020

    Mayila is a recording artist and songwriter based in Los Angeles, CA; a native of Columbus, OH, Mayila has been cultivating a dogged commitment to her craft from an early age, training in various disciplines like dance, acting and music, until ultimately finding her calling in writing and performing her…


  8. Purple Reign, Purple Reign: Gabe Rickard

    14 Sep 2020

    Gabe Rickard is a creative influencer, content creator and model based in Los Angeles, CA; his focus is on skincare and wellness, but he has since started to venture into fashion and style; he is currently steeped in a project where he explores his favorite hues in the color spectrum…


  9. All of the Lights: Demie Cao

    08 Aug 2020

    Demie Cao is a rapper, singer, songwriter, and dancer based in Los Angeles, CA, signed to 5A Label/MRMG (Mister Rocks Music Group); she broke into the scene in the summer of 2019 with her debut single “Night Vision,” released as part of VIBE Presents: Urban Asia Vol 2, the…


  10. Maybe I’ve Been California Dreaming: Claire Reneé

    16 Jul 2020

    Claire Renee is a singer-songwriter and dancer based in Los Angeles, CA; originally from the Bronx, NY, she began her foray into performing as a child when she got accepted at the Dance Theatre of Harlem to study ballet, tap, jazz, and classical dance at the age of 10, after…


  11. The Girl Who Fell to Earth: JBCG Summer 2017 Lookbook

    16 May 2020

    JBCG (acronym for Just Be Crazy Goods) is a Japanese fashion brand founded by designer and Nylon Japan blogger/columnist Natsuki Kato when she was a just student at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) in Los Angeles; its graphic-heavy apparel inspired by ’50s-to-’90s global pop culture has earned…


  12. Gotta Give It Up for the Westside: Jemar Michael

    20 Apr 2020

    Jemar Michael is an actor, model and artist based in Los Angeles, CA; his most notable role is as Al in the Netflix series Dear White People, now on its third season (a fourth season is set to be released this year), based on 2014’s Sundance award-winning satirical drama…


  13. Smooth Operator: Brooke Aulani

    09 Apr 2020

    Brooke Aulani is a singer-songwriter based in Los Angeles, CA, lauded for her captivating, atmospheric brand of music that seamlessly commingles dark pop with R&B, featuring her signature sultry, soulful vocals and unnervingly honest lyrics set to slinky, impeccably complex sonic textures; she is also celebrated for her commanding stage…


  14. Art of the Matter: Stuart Mason

    19 Mar 2020

    Stuart Mason is a painter, sculptor, installation artist, photographer, event producer, and curator based in Los Angeles, CA; originally from the Bay Area, where he studied at the San Francisco Art Institute, and where he developed and hosted a series of immersive art shows called ARTandVR (which ran for a…


  15. Can’t Stop the Motion of the Ocean: Steve Hong

    25 Feb 2020

    Steve Hong is a recording artist, songwriter and dancer based in Los Angeles, CA; he describes his musical style as “incorporating lyrical hip hop and trap soul-style sounds” in a musical language that redefines contemporary R&B; he takes pride in his songwriting style, and his narratives are “largely based off…


  16. Once Upon a Daydream: MASUMI

    12 Feb 2020

    MASUMI is a Los Angeles-born, Tokyo-raised international singer-songwriter and actress; her original song “Run Baby, Run” was picked up by multiple Spotify Official playlists when it first came out in 2017; she recently jumpstarted her acting career, and will be the star of her first movie Yakuza Princess, an…


  17. Devil in Angel City: Maconnie Dukuly

    08 Apr 2018

    Maconnie Dukuly is a commercial model, hairstylist and aspiring actress based in Los Angeles, CA Photographed by Angelo Kangleon in Los Angeles, CA, on October 24, 2015 Vintage moto jacket in vermillion, model’s own; baroque-print bralette with matching leggings, Without Walls, Urban Outfitters; leather-and-suede stacked-heel ankle booties in myrtle…


  18. Alley Cats: Franky Flowers

    10 Sep 2017

    Franky Flowers is an indie rock band based in Los Angeles, CA, lauded for their highly infectious, catchy sounds that ingeniously combine psychedelic rock, shoegaze, garage rock, surf-grunge, lo-fi, and noise pop; their debut EP Blue Eyes, released in the summer of 2014, catapulted them to indie stardom; they…


  19. All I Need in This Life of Sin: PreeMade Fall/Winter 2016 Lookbook

    12 Aug 2017

    PreeMade Clothing is a passion project of artist and stylist Jeris DuPree where he takes old clothes (and shoes) and turns them into one-of-a-kind pieces by distressing, bleaching, and spray-painting them in his own signature style, often with the use of everyday tools and materials; their pieces have sold at…


  20. The Lyrical Gangster: Elidio

    27 Jul 2017

    Elidio is a recording artist based in San Jose, CA; originally from Mexico, he likes to incorporate his heritage into his music, resulting in a fresh, highly original sound that mixes his Spanish lyrics with Bay Area stylings, heavy-hitting beats, buzzing basslines, and smooth synth riffs; he is known for…


  21. Rooftops and Invitations: Patrick Phillips of Water Slice

    08 Jul 2017

    Patrick Phillips is the founding frontman of Los Angeles-based rock collective Water Slice; before Water Slice, he was part of the Portland-based experimental pop group BRAINSTORM; visit the Water Slice Facebook page to listen to their music and for updates on upcoming live performances; follow @waterslicemusic on Instagram…


  22. And All That Jazz: Christina Kim Davis

    05 Jul 2017

    Christina Kim Davis is a Los Angeles-based dancer, choreographer, model, and stylist, represented by BlocLA; she is a backup dancer for Meghan Trainor, and has also appeared in other artists’ videos (Iggy Azalea’s “Mo Bounce,” Mura Masa’s “All Around the World,” with Keke Palmer in the “Down in…


  23. Brown Gives Way to Blue: Scot London

    11 Feb 2017

    Scot London is a model and actor based in Los Angeles, CA; he has appeared in TV shows such as Glee (FOX, 2011) and Instant Mom (Nickelodeon, 2014) Photographed by Angelo Kangleon in Los Angeles, CA, on November 13, 2016; one of these photos (photo after second diptych from top)…


  24. Wake Up and Smell the Flowers: Judy Elle

    07 Jan 2017

    Judy Elle is a womenswear influencer/blogger and actress based in Los Angeles, CA; click here to visit her blog VogueVillain.com; follow @judyelle on Instagram Photographed by Angelo Kangleon in Los Angeles, CA, on October 1, 2016 Embroidered suede pinafore dress in russet, Boohoo; ribbed knit turtleneck top in…


  25. Like Peace in a Groove on a Sunday Afternoon: SheIn August 2016 Lookbook

    29 Nov 2016

    SheIn is an online boutique specializing in affordable contemporary women’s clothing and accessories; click here to shop their collections; follow @sheinofficial on Instagram Stephanie Pearson is an actress and model based in Los Angeles, CA; she booked her first commercial at age ten, and has since appeared in numerous television…


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