CHELSEA WOLFE: CORNERED

Chelsea is kind of like WORK Mag family. She played one of her first Los Angeles shows at the Issue No. 3 release party, is currently featured in Issue No. 5 and now… we got her CORNERED. Her music continues to inspire us with a sound that’s best described with broad strokes: elemental, intense, radiant, […]

DAVID ERTEL: CORNERED

David Ertel is one half of the electronic duo, Solar Year. He and his bandmate, Ben Borden, have emerged from the same Montreal underground as Grimes and d’Eon to land on the “must see” list for CMJ in New York next week.  Their debut record “Waverly” is a smokey audio atmosphere and quite honestly, sonically […]

VICTORIA BERGSMAN: CORNERED

Victoria Bergsman is the Swedish singer known for her honeyed vocals as front woman of The Concretes (who you may also recognize from the Peter, Bjorn & John hit “Young Folks”), and now Taken by Trees. This October, Victoria will be releasing “Other Worlds” through Secretly Canadian records. This album draws a big inspiration from a long sabbatical Bergsman spent in […]

CHRIS DOURIDAS: CORNERED

Where do we begin with Chris’s exceptional accomplishments over the years? 90’s host of Morning Becomes Eclectic, KCRW veteran and DJ, Film music supervisor bringing him in two Grammy nominations, A&R executive for DreamWorks Records, working with Steve Jobs as a creative consultant for the launch of the iTunes music store, creating and producing the iTunes Originals […]

MORGAN KIBBY: CORNERED

NAME: Morgan KibbyOCCUPATION: MusicianWEBSITE: facebook.com/whiteseamusic & ilovem83.com BEST GIFT YOU EVER RECEIVED? My parents letting me be an artist and not forcing me to do anything else. It’s the best gift ever.  FAVORITE PART OF A SONG? I’m a traditionalist and like a really, “kick you in the gut” chorus. Right now, I’m listening to an artist called Chad VanGaalen […]

A SITTING WITH: ACTIVE CHILD

NAME: Pat Grossi (Active Child)OCCUPATION: MusicianWEBSITE: activechildmusic.com PIVOTAL LIFE CHANGING MOMENT: Joining a friend on a trip to the Kolacney music shop years ago. Left with a harp and my life took a left turn. BEST GIFT YOU’VE EVER RECEIVED: Any of the heartfelt notes from my mom or dad over the years. The power of words is surprising […]

A SITTING WITH: ELECTRIC FLOWER

Electric Flower is the blending of the sonic powers of Imaad Wasif (Lowercase, The New Folk Implosion and was a touring member of the Yeah Yeah Yeah’s) and Josh Garza (Secret Machines). All frenzy and space. Narnack Records will be releasing their LP and The Sittings section is helping release their inner most thoughts. They play at […]

A SITTING WITH: PHOTO ART MUSE – SUSANNAH LIGUORI

I met Susannah on set for a New York Times style section photoshoot shot by Hedi Slimane. When Susannah walked in, I could tell she was special. She wasn’t like most models I’ve met. She brought books and a best friend and a kind soul. Our conversations pertained to interesting stories we’ve recently read and […]

A SITTING WITH: iO Tillett Wright

iO is one of those people where you feel all warm and fuzzy inside when she’s around. Her work has been published in yours truly (The WORK Magazine), NY Times, Dossier, VICE, Huffington Post – among others. Another very noteworthy project of iO’s is her ever expanding, “Self Evident Truths” backed by the HRC which […]

A SITTING WITH: Robbie Williamson & Megan Gold

NAME: Robbie Williamson & Megan GoldOCCUPATION: R: Composer M: Musician, shoe designerWEBSITE: R: wearetheworld.us   M: germlabel.com  (shot by: Dan Monick) FAVORITE SWEAR WORD: R: It’s not really a  swear word, but I like the word  Presstittutes: as in “CNN is full of fucking presstitutes.”M: Fuck. PIVOTAL LIFE CHANGING MOMENT:R: Finding out the Federal Reserve is privately owned.M: The moment the midwife left our house […]