Interviews / Guests

Tara Purnell: WTRMLN WTR (Watermelon Water)

Tara Purnell: WTRMLN WTR (Watermelon Water)

Photos: Cipriana Quann *Click photos to enlarge   Tell us your name, occupation and where you are from? My names is Tara Purnell, hailing from our nation’s capital Washington, DC.  I spread love and make magic with WTRMLN WTR, yoga, and music.     What was the inspiration or idea that sparked Watermelon Water?  My(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Lauren Muller

Urban Bush Babe: Lauren Muller

Tell us your name and where you are from? Lauren Muller from New York. Originally from St.Lucia and Guyana.     How long have you been natural? Since I was born.       What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I’m a painter(…)

MUSIC: URBAN BUSH BABE ADELINE MICHÈLE (PT 2)

MUSIC: URBAN BUSH BABE ADELINE MICHÈLE (PT 2)

How was Escort formed, describe the sound. Escort was formed by 2 Vassar grads who met in college at an electronic music class, Eugene Cho and Dan Balis. They started DJing spinning rare old school disco records and quickly realized they should make their own music. I met them a few years later through a(…)

Urban Bush Babe Adeline Michèle‏ (Part 1)

Urban Bush Babe Adeline Michèle‏ (Part 1)

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Adeline Michèle. I am from Paris. I live in Brooklyn.   Photo: Mike Schreiber    How long have you been natural? Forever. I had one experience with hair relaxer at 9 years-old, that was it.     What do you do? Is there(…)

Greenroom Magazine: Zoe Kravitz + Jimmy Giannopoulos + James Levy = ‘Lolawolf’

Greenroom Magazine: Zoe Kravitz + Jimmy Giannopoulos + James Levy = ‘Lolawolf’

Bonus questions plus an excerpt from my cover feature interview with Zoe Kravitz, Jimmy Giannopoulos and James Levy of ‘Lolawolf‘, in the new issue of Greenroom Magazine.     *click photos to view larger image   written by: Cipriana Quann via: Greenroom Magazine Photos: Brad Ogbonna     Some of you have had a past rich in the(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Coralie Jouhier

Urban Bush Babe: Coralie Jouhier

(Featured photos: Vivienne Mok) Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Coralie Jouhier and I come from Paris.         How long have you been natural?   I’ve always been natural.         What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair(…)

Refinery 29: “4 Siblings With Incredible Genes”

Refinery 29: “4 Siblings With Incredible Genes”

In honor of national sibling day I am ecstatic to share Refinery 29‘s “Siblings with Incredible Genes”, an interview series featuring 4 sets of siblings making waves in creative ways.  Join my sister, TK Wonder & I, Rachel & Jack Antonoff, Evan & Eddie Huang, and Piera (executive creator director of Refinery 29) & Pepin(…)

Music: Urban Bush Babe Kelsey Lu McJunkins

Music: Urban Bush Babe Kelsey Lu McJunkins

  Tell us your name and where you are from?   My birth name is Kelsey Elizabeth McJunkins, but I go by Kelsey Lu. I was born in Charlotte, NC but I like to say I personally “grew up” in Winston Salem, NC where I went to North Carolina School of the ARTS.    (…)

Urban Bush Babes Coming Attractions

Urban Bush Babes Coming Attractions

I have to say fashion week has literally knocked the wind from me, and I may be an old lady in saying this, but I had to take a break from the shows to organize and edit the staggering accumulation of images from the past 5 days. Fashion week is definitely a wonderful experience but my(…)

Welcome To Our New ‘PRESS’ Page

Welcome To Our New ‘PRESS’ Page

To see the latest news, updates and scoop on what we are up to, welcome to our new ‘PRESS’ page. We condensed everything into a one page source…   simply scroll down..     click pink highlighted feature…     and view article.   To view our complete ‘PRESS’ page click here