• Maira Moura

    Maira Moura

    photographer / Ben Taylor stylist / Ashley Abtahie hair + mua / Janessa Pare model / Maira Moura @ Elite Jean Paul Gaultier, top. Proenza Schouler, Dress and pants. Shoes, stylists own. Moschino, jacket.  JW Anderson, skirt. Acne, sweater. Suno, Dress. JW Anderson, top and pants. Suno, Jacket. More pictures here!

  • Catey Shaw

    Catey Shaw

    story / Erica Russell   Sure, her name doesn’t jump off the screen just yet, but best believe that you won’t be forgetting Catey Shaw after you hear her for the first time. The New Yorker by-way-of Virgina Beach has been making waves this summer with her anthemic ode to New York City’s hippest borough, [...]

  • PREMIERE: Youthquaker / “Projections”

    PREMIERE: Youthquaker / “Projections”

    story / Jordan Blakeman photos / Red Bull Content Pool Earlier in the month I got a sneak peek at performance group Youthquaker, a collaboration between vocalist Phlo Finister and Grammy Award-winning producer Illangelo of The Weeknd fame. Launched on BitTorrent, the artists side-stepped the traditional EP approach in favor of offering listeners an immersive [...]

  • CUNT MAFIA

    CUNT MAFIA

    photos / Anna Bloda story / Gina Tron Cunt Mafia, who goes by Contessa, is not only a self-described extreme feminist who wants to level the playing fields. She is a proponent that women need to love themselves and each other more and realize how powerful as a gender they are. She says, “It’s not [...]

  • LADYGUNN TV / COLONY HOUSE / “SILHOUETTES”

    Colony House, the Nashville trio with angelic twangs and indie pop- rhythms, has been on our playlists all summer long. Their songs are perfect to accompany those starry nights on the beach or at least daydreams of these moments. They had us hooked with their melodic crooning and sweet faces. They will be sure to [...]

RIMA

RIMA

photographer / david michael cortes @ seen artists model & stylist / rima vaidila @ next LA hair+ make up / melinda love steele Top by Keepsake the Label. Shorts by Cameo. Top & Shorts by Cameo. Sneakers by Converse. Dress worn as Top by Missguided. Shorts by Keepsake the Label. Sneakers by Converse.   [...]

LA RUBIA from Angelina Dreem on Vimeo.

Video Premiere LA RUBIA ++ Interview with director Angelina Dreem

  story + interview / Koko Ntuen Few are as colorful as Angelina Dreem. Known for her wild and exotic work and persona she is a staple in the jetset art scene of NY, LA, Miami and abroad. In Bushwick she has formed a commuinty bringing art, fun, education, collaboration, music and holistics to such projects [...]

Zahara Davis

Zahara Davis

photography /  Dylan Sada styling /  Maria Agnes all clothes /  BLCKHRT label model /  Zahara Davis @Fauve

New Obsession: PHOX

New Obsession: PHOX

story / Tiffany Diane Tso photos / Pip We are always ecstatic to discover new sounds and were definitely happily surprised at the introduction of still under-the-radar Wisconsin band Phox. The band’s visibility might be slightly obscured because they hail from small town Baraboo, Wis. (pop. 12,000), rather than the metropolises most pop bands emerge [...]

GUEST PLAYLIST: Sophia Black’s Smooth R&B Jams

GUEST PLAYLIST: Sophia Black’s Smooth R&B Jams

by Erica Russell Japanese/Native American artist Sophia Black creates the kind of soulful, timeless R&B that steeps slowly into the cerebellum, infusing a sense of warmth and sensual atmosphere. We asked the emerging Los Angeleno to curate a rhythmic guest playlist of her favorite hip-hop, R&B, and experimental electronica. And just for good measure, don’t [...]

Moxie Raia

by / Erica Russell When emerging NJ-bred, LA-based pop artist Moxie Raia’s press release first landed in my inbox, I was immediately hooked. With an earthy voice oozing with honesty and sensuality, Moxie’s sexy, rhythmic mid-tempo summer love anthem, “Buffalo Bill,” was an instant earworm. Currently, the Capitol Records artist (who even grabbed the attention [...]

Hey Slow Down

Hey Slow Down

photos / Kelsea Kosko models / Alex Spencer @ Fenton Danielle Burgess Natalie Kucken Jerome Peel  

Ryan Kwanten

Ryan Kwanten

photographer / Sam Evans-Butler story / Katie Deutsch styling / Jonathan Lawhorne grooming /  Thea Istenes Abs. Abs. Smile. Abs. Abs. Dimples. That’s what normally goes through my brain when Ryan Kwanten is mentioned.  Don’t get me wrong – his comedic timing and lovable naiveté as Jason Stackhouse in HBO’s TRUE BLOOD is one of [...]

PARTY / ISSUE #9 CELEBRATION

PARTY / ISSUE #9 CELEBRATION

The patio was jam-packed to watch performances from KITTEN and Neon Hitch. Photo by Preston Thalindroma. On August 5th, LADYGUNN Magazine celebrated our #9 Love Issue launch at Hollywood hot spot No Vacancy with specialty cocktails provided by Hennessy V.S. The weary and disenfranchised souls who rely on LA nightclubs for entertainment finally got a break [...]

Spark

Spark

photographer /  Martin Rusch stylists / Angel Terrazas @ Aim Artists make up  / Michal Cohen  for Josie Maran Cosmetics hair / Sylvia Wheeler using Bumble & Bumble model / Pyper America @ Next   Dress, Amen. Shoes Nike. Headband stylists own. Top, Amen. Pants, Amen. Shoes, Nike. Dress, Amen. Shoes, Nike. Sweat bands by Nike. [...]

LIVE REVIEW : PANDORA PRESENTS IGGY AZALEA WITH RITA ORA & MAGIC!

LIVE REVIEW : PANDORA PRESENTS IGGY AZALEA WITH RITA ORA & MAGIC!

story / Heather Seidler photos / Mallory Turner Aug 9th, 9pm on an end-of-summer Saturday night, Iggy Azalea–one of the hottest pop stars on the planet, enters the stage on the pier of Santa Monica. Peacocking in skin-tight neon high-waisted pants and crop top, she rapid fire raps through her first song like the reigning superstar she [...]