All content from Shiny People Volume II: Worship. Released in October 2017.
By Poonam Mantha
You never forget your first break-up. Mine was in September 2010 and I had just gotten on a plane by myself for the very first time and moved to London for ten months. It was cloudy and damp, and I was all alone...
The official playlist of Shiny People Volume II: Worship, curated by Ava Feneberger & Tony Biancanello.
By Alex Heldman
The first time he drove past, he didn’t notice. He didn’t notice much, as far as things go. The world he navigated was a paint stroke, verdant and idyllic...
By Lisa Kwon
Karen O was my idol throughout my early teen years. Of all the garage rock acts I loved in 2003, she had always looked and felt the most like me. Karen O’s band Yeah Yeah Yeahs melted me with their striking hot guitar chords; Karen O herself wailed like the nastiest guitar lick.
This quote from the late David Foster Wallace resonates so deeply with me. During the brainstorming process for this issue, I began to think about the way that power dynamics underline even the most minute details of our day-to-day lives...