Sean Pineiro

—by Alex KralikasSean Pineiro just recently released his debut album, Saved Once Twice, on Cologne-based record label Ki Records. Sean’s music is down-tempo, sample-based electronic music, which Ki Records praised for its complexity. In fact, it’s the complexity of Sean’s … read more


written & photographed by Philipp Vogt.—The red wine blends with the Camembert in my mouth as I get carried away to another place. Julien’s voice lies in the air like a whisper while Fabien is supporting his partner on a … read more

Casi Baile Alchemy

—Mario Baumspringer and Diego Martinson are Casi Baile which is Spanish for ‘Almost Dance’.The duo met in Barcelona, both obsessed with electronic music, and everytime they would meet they spent their time showing one another the latest tunes they had … read more

valley eyewear

words and interview by Dersu RhodesI hear a honk and startled I turn around. I see a black car and I pause tentatively as the tinted window starts to lower.“Dersu!” Luiz looks back at me through the window. He’s a … read more


by Julia Dalia Amenyogbo—Sometimes my generation appears confused, on the lookout for value orientation. There are many who claim to know which way to go or what is the right thing to do. Too many times capitalistic ambitions predominate the … read more


Words & interview by Tori WhiteIn a wonderful stroke of creative umami, it’s no surprise that ‘Gomorrah’, one of the most gritty and frighteningly authentic, dramatic TV series to come out of Italy would be set to the score of … read more


photocred Mikell Herrick—Yuttadhammo Bhikkhu is a buddhist monk. He delivers the clearest, most comprehensive beginners guide on how to meditate that I have witnessed to date in a six piece series.A meditation guide for dummies.What I love in his meditation … read more