On the Rise

Wilson Yip Hong Kong Young Designers Contest 2019
FashionThree emerging Hong Kong designers who should be on your radar
Puppets and Puppets SS20 3
FashionPuppets and Puppets is lighting up NYFW with its absurdist collections
Boy Harsher
MusicBoy Harsher are the cinematic sound of heartbreak
Velvet Negroni
MusicMeet genre-crossing Midwestern musical experimentalist Velvet Negroni
Phoebe Green
MusicManchester songwriter Phoebe Green makes exquisite pop music
Pen Gutt is the Norwegian ‘pretty boy’ making insomnia rap
MusicPen Gutt is the Norwegian ‘pretty boy’ making insomnia rap
Brother May’s ‘In for the Kill’ video
MusicGet to know Brother May, the UK artist making lopsided, leftfield rap
perfect number campaign adesuwa yana sosnovskaya
FashionPerfect Number is redefining what it means to be an LA-based fashion label
IDER release debut album Emotional Education
MusicIDER are the electro-pop duo articulating twentysomething anxiety
Ms Nina
MusicMs Nina wants you to dance your sadness away
saul nash ss20 fashion east lfwm
FashionSaul Nash is the Fashion East-approved designer fusing fashion and dance
Kampire © Darlyne Komukama2
MusicMeet Kampire, the east African DJ bringing new rhythms to dance music
Sylvie Kreusch
MusicSylvie Kreusch is a master of dramatic, atmospheric pop
Dorian Electra
MusicGet to know Dorian Electra, the Liberace of fantasy pop music
MorMor
MusicMorMor writes hazy indie-pop songs kissed by sunlight and sadness
Charlotte Adigéry
MusicBelgian-Caribbean singer Charlotte Adigéry wants to tell you her story
Angel-Ho
MusicAngel-Ho’s radical, communal neo-pop
Lexie Liu
MusicLexie Liu is the Chinese rapper with a cyberpunk vision
No Sesso AW19 Dazed Backstage New York Fashion Week
FashionLA-based label No Sesso stole NYFW – but don’t just brand them non-binary
Colin Self
MusicThe joy of Colin Self’s futuristic opera
Aya Nakamura
MusicMeet Aya Nakamura, the French-Malian singer putting fuckboys on blast
Lara Sarkissian / Foozool
MusicLara Sarkissian is combining Armenian mythology with 21st century beats
3am Eternal — winter 2018
MusicScintii is bringing an alien edge to Shanghai’s club scene
Fauness
MusicFauness is a London songwriter finding the sinister in the sweet