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INTERVIEW: THE KITE STRING TANGLE ON PARIS HILTON, UNICORNS & LIFE ON THE ROAD

The Kite String Tangle has been one of our favourite local success stories – not only because he brings the complete package of instrumentation, vocals and producing to electronic music, but because his music actually evokes emotion in a way that’s all too often lost among a sea of synths and percussion. With his track ‘Given the Chance’ collecting well over a million plays on SoundCloud, he’s released his debut EP Vessel with significant momentum –... read more

WATCH: RUSTIE ‘ATTAK’ FT. DANNY BROWN

Rustie’s savage anthem ‘Attak’ with Danny Brown just might be our favourite collaboration of the year – it’s an all-out belter, and now we have the visuals to accompany the track. Here, we see Brown in what’s been dubbed an ‘anti-lyric’ video – subtitles morph, twist and tear across the screen while he spits at a dizzying rate. Rustie’s bass-filled production lurks underneath, while synths scream for the duration. Yep, this one’s... read more

WATCH: KHLOE KARDASHIAN BRANDISHES GUN IN FRENCH MONTANA’S ‘DON’T PANIC’ VIDEO

While Kim Kardashian might have the most high-profile relationship in rap music today with her marriage to Kanye West, sister Khloe Kardashian has also been dating one of West’s colleagues – highly ignorant Bronx rapper French Montana. Known as the lyrical genius behind masterpieces like ‘Pop That’, ‘Ocho Cinco’ and a string of consistent mixtapes, French Montana has just released a new video which features his missus engaging in all things sadistic. ‘Don’t... read more

W MAGAZINE’S SUPER NORMAL SUPERMODELS

W Magazine got the band back together for its September issue, and it might just be the best thing to happen this year. The band in question is a line-up of some of the most iconic Supermodels from the ‘90s and ’00s. Your Kate Moss’, your Lara Stone’s and your Daria Werbowy’s.

The feature is entitled ‘Super Normal Supermodels’, because according to W magazine,... read more

WINONA RYDER’S RAG & BONE CAMPAIGN PHOTOS

We broke the news and first look of Winona Ryder for Rag & Bone a little while back, and today, the rest of the campaign photos have been released. It’s Winona, as we love her, sporting a wicked grin and cult classic bob, wreaking havoc at a fun fair. There are photo booth shots alongside candid frames of Winona winning up big in the ticket stakes,... read more

PREMIERE: BROOKE FRASER ‘PSYCHOSOCIAL’

It was just over a decade ago that New Zealand songstress Brooke Fraser released her debut album What to Do with Daylight, and from that moment on the world knew that it was in for something special. Reaching Number. 1 on the New Zealand charts and going seven times platinum, this was only the beginning for Fraser – who relocated to Los Angeles for her third album Flags in 2010. Opening track and single ‘Something in the Water’ catapulted her into international... read more

EXCLUSIVE BEHIND THE SCENES: MAY ‘MIDNIGHT BLOOM’ COLLECTION

In time for the supermoon that swelled over Australia recently, minimalist fashion house May has created Midnight Bloom, a collection inspired by flowers which bloom only in the gleaming, silver light of the evening.

Draping jasmine and tangled-style silks have been paired with soft leather for balanced outfits, while knits and rayons allow maximum flexibility, embodying the sport luxe trend. Overall silhouettes aim to allow for expressiveness and femininity. The lightweight, breathability... read more

NORTH WEST TO APPEAR IN FIRST STANDALONE FASHION SHOOT

She is perhaps the most famous baby in the world, and now North West is appearing in her very first standalone fashion shoot. The 14-month-old baby of Kim and Kanye will be featuring in the next issue of CR Fashion Book for a shoot titled ‘Legends’. Wearing more Chanel that you own, the fashion shoot is the second editorial... read more

BEAUTY NEWS WRAP-UP

Kevin Murphy hair directs Myer SS15 Hot from the Myer SS14 show, hair director Kevin Murphy took a moment to discuss his pastel infused creations. “We wanted the look to be whimsical and romantic. Soft pastels and colour is really the trend of the season, but we wanted the look to be classic still, so the style of the hair has notes of the 1940s,” said Murphy. The hair look sees pops of candy pinks and purples, baby blue and mint green, amplifying the colour in the SS15 Collection. ... read more

WATCH: IGGY AZALEA & RITA ORA CHANNEL ‘KILL BILL’ IN ‘BLACK WIDOW’ VIDEO

Our own Iggy Azalea has just teamed up with UK pop princess Rita Ora for ‘Black Widow’ – and while her previous single ‘Fancy’ paid homage to Clueless, this video sees her channel Tarentino favourite Kill Bill. The video even stars Kill Bill actor Michael Madsen as a villain, while labelmate T.I. also makes an appearance. And while we know that these sorts of comparisons have always plagued her career – Rita Ora really does look... read more