Ilhan Ersahin’s Wonderland
May21

Ilhan Ersahin’s Wonderland

Ilhan Ersahin is a Swedish–Turkish saxophone instrumentalist, composer, cultural activist and entrepreneur. He grew up in Stockholm to a Swedish mother and a Turkish father, and in the early 90’s, he relocated to New York City. Ersahin opened “Nublu” in the East Village in 2002, which attracted a variety of influential musicians from all over the world. Ersahin blends traditional Turkish gypsy sounds with a modern...

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Please Don’t Hate Me
May13

Please Don’t Hate Me

“Please Don’t Hate Me” is the debut album by an Icelandic singer and composer, Lovísa Elísabet Sigrúnardóttir aka Lay Low. It was released in 2006 by the “COD Music” and peaked at #2 on the Icelandic album chart. Lay Low captures melancholic blues, country and folk music with some nordic touch and Nashville in it. Check out her new generation folksy melodies....

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CUUSHE
May12

CUUSHE

Mayuko Hitotsuyanagi aka CUUSHE, a quintessential dream-pop band of the Japenese music scene, hails from Kyoto. Her breathtaking second album “the beautiful Butterfly Case” revolves around butterlflies and collection of dreams as she believes butterflies are creatures that connect dreams to reality. Cuushe blends piano, distorted synths and guitars with pixie-like vocals beautifully....

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Trove General Store
May12

Trove General Store

Trove General Store By Serenat Kivilcim Reminiscent of an old-time general store, this rustic-chic shop is known for its “American heritage lifestyle brands for both men and women,” says Charlotte Bonner,  who opened the Trove General Store (link) in Paoli, PA with her mother, Molly Brandolini, and fiancé, Foster Zeh, in 2010. Trove is a true gem with an exceptional variety of high quality clothing and home goods. It is packed...

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I Met A Boy
May05

I Met A Boy

Karys Rhea, a member of the Starlight Girls who is based in Brooklyn, was nostalgic for the music of the the 50’s and 60’s after hearing ‘Runaround Sue’ playing in a clothing store. So, she created her newest project, PEP. The video for “I Met a Boy” from their EP “My Baby and Me” premiered with BlackBook Magazine. Check out to see their sweet pin-up tunes!...

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