25 posts  |  Last entry Dec 31, 2018


The Rattle: A new paradigm in music

The Rattle is a new home for artists and music technologists, and it's set to be a major disruptor for the music industry. WGSN's Siofra Murphy reports.

How Envsn Festival created a win-win event for brands and consumers

With a mix of speaking panels, live performances and retail pop-ups, New York’s Envsn Festival created the perfect place for brands and young consumers to connect. Here are three reasons why it succeeded.

WGSN Creative Class: Cam Kirk – Atlanta’s unofficial mayor of the Arts

As part of WGSN's series into the new Creative Class – we interview Cameron Kirkland, known more commonly as Cam Kirk, on his role as Atlanta’s unofficial mayor of arts.

MATTE Black Arts: Sound, style and expert curation

Known for executing some of the most disruptive activations within their space, NYC-based creative agency MATTE has garnered a large, cult following on their home turf, bringing brands to life through heavily-curated content and experience. Take a look at their next event, Matte Black Arts.


WGSN meets fast-rising African singer, Simi

Simi is gracefully changing stereotypical narratives of African artists, African women and their continent. WGSN's Quentin Humphrey caught up with her.

#NewYearNewMe: Your 2018 motivational playlist is sorted

No matter what goals you are trying to achieve in 2018, you'll need some fabulous tunes to help you push through to the finish line. Enjoy!

Anthony Blue

Anthony Blue is definitely a creator to keep an eye out for in 2018

Anthony Blue is a creative who works across mixed media on some of the coolest campaigns that we've seen this year, check him out.

Music fans: There’s a new wave of R&B Artists to celebrate in 2018

Guest blogger Poonam Dhuffer curates the new songs you need to be listening to in 2018. Music fans get excited because good R&B is back.

WGSN meets upcoming singer songwriter Lauren L’aimant

Singer Lauren L’aimant is making moves on the London music scene, and using her voice to help charity. Ascential's Charlotte Simpson meets her

Complex Con 2017: Art & Music Extravaganza Plus Denim Heaven

Check out the music, art installations, exclusive product collaborations and the most stylish attendees from this year's Complex Con.

Maggie Lindemann- in Spotify and Pat McGrath deal

Pat McGrath in trailblazing social commerce deal with Spotify

Starting Monday, Pat McGrath Labs’ brand new products will be available globally on Maggie Lindemann‘s Spotify artist page. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

Clockenflap Festival 2017: 5 Things You Can’t Miss

Just as you were packing away your unicorn headpiece and bright pink fishnet tights for the year, Clockenfap Festival arrives in Hong Kong.