All posts tagged in love story

  • September 25, 2020By Lily Waywell

    As if there wasn’t enough Sherlock Holmes related content, Harry Bradbeer and Jack Thorne have now adapted Nancy Springer’s novel Enola Holmes. The story follows the life of Sherlock Holmes’ youngest sibling, Enola and her life after the disapperance of her mother. Now I must begin by saying, I have very mixed feelings regarding this … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/murders-mysteries-and-sherlock-holmes-little-sister-a-review-of-netflixs-enola-holmes/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • January 21, 2020By Ariel Zedric

    Editor’s Note: This interview was edited for clarity and length. Best known for their hits, “All I Want” and “High Hopes,” the Irish indie rock band Kodaline has released its first single of 2020. After finishing up their UK tour, the band dropped “Wherever You Are,” which takes inspiration from being on tour and away from … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/kodalines-drummer-vincent-may-jr-talks-first-single-of-2020-and-upcoming-album/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • September 25, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    I’d grown up watching Ryan McCartan on Disney Channel, starring in the sitcom Liv & Maddie as Diggy. I’d been a streamer on Spotify when he released his first EP, “The Opposite”, and a watcher of the 2014 off-broadway version of Heathers: The Musical with McCartan as JD. So when the opportunity arose to interview … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/a-conversation-with-ryan-mccartan-on-rh-goes-pop-seventh-avenue-and-scotland-pa/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • July 2, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    Editor’s Note: The following interview has been edited for clarity and length. Katey Brooks is no stranger to hardship. Growing up inside a cult and grieving the loss of two loved ones early on, Brooks finds refuge in song. Over the years, the artist has also struggled to come to terms with her sexuality, only … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/katey-brooks-gets-candid-about-overcoming-hardships-and-finding-music/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • June 25, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    Greg Driscoll and Brendan Eprile are the masterminds behind the newest rock/pop band, Fab The Duo. While writing their debut single, “American Icon”, the artists pulled upon personal experiences. A combination of rock, pop, and blues, the single is musically modern with a retro undertone, while also preaching inclusion and acceptance. I sat down with … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/fab-the-duo-details-american-icon-inspiration-and-the-need-for-lgbt-role-models/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • June 6, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    Getting in your own way isn’t a novel concept. This is why rising pop star, Talii, wanted to create a track that explored what it means to find your true self and let them take the wheel. “Front Seat” tells the story of a girl learning to love and embrace the woman she’s become. Not … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/talii-talks-self-love-culture-and-new-single-front-seat/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 17, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    The brother-sister duo Cooper and Gatlin have gone above and beyond with their latest single “Fragile.”. The LA-based singers pull from their background in Tennessee to create a perfect blend of acoustic and electric sounds. As both songwriters and musicians, the duo strives to make their music personal and heartfelt. In order to add another … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/cooper-and-gatlin-talk-sibling-ship-and-fragile-music-video-ft-sean-lew-and-kaycee-rice/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 15, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    Josh Olsen was destined for a career in music. While in high school, he and his twin brother were a part of a band that first allowed them to explore, learn, and grow as musicians. Their music took them as far as an audition for The X-Factor before the band split to allow the members … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/josh-olsen-reflects-on-relationship-with-music-and-new-single-bad-things/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • April 3, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    Maddie Ross just gets it. From creating down-to-Earth music to being a queer role model for teens across the country, this indie singer does it all. In fact, Ross’ debut, full-length Never Have I Ever, which comes out May 10th, was created entirely by women! The album is inspired by ’90s and early ’00s film … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/maddie-ross-talks-upcoming-album-and-being-a-queer-role-model/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • March 31, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    Fresh off the plane from the C2C: Country to Country music festivals in Dublin, London, and Glasgow, Caroline Jones released her new single, “Chasin’ Me”. The pop-country artist tells a story with her latest song, taking the listener along for a ride as a suitor breaks down the defences of a woman running away from … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/5-quick-questions-with-caroline-jones-on-her-latest-single-chasin-me/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • March 16, 2019By Aly Balakareva

    Jacopo Crivelli Visconti is an Italian São Paulo-based independent critic and exhibition curator. It has been announced that he will be curating the Bienal de São Paulo in 2020, after several years of serving as a member of the foundation’s exhibitions team between 2001 and 2009.  Having also curated the Brazilian pavilion at the Venice Biennale … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/bienal-de-sao-paulo-curator-jacopo-crivelli-visconti-talks-about-exhibition-curating/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • March 11, 2019By Ariel Zedric

    Country-pop singer/songwriter Caroline Jones, has just released a new single, “The Difference“. In 2017, Jones released her album, Bare Feet, and in 2018, she toured with Jimmy Buffett and Zac Brown Band; now, in 2019, she will hit the road again, this time with Kenny Chesney. Jones has been featured on the TODAY Show, the … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/artist-caroline-jones-on-coproducing-her-album-and-newest-single-the-difference/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read