Samantha Burkhart Is the Woman Behind Music’s Most Delightful Capital-F Fashion

Samantha Burkhart and I have 21 emails and two months between us by the time I hear her voice beaming through her phone in Los Angeles to mine in New York. My initial interview request came at, uh, a busy time for music’s biggest stylist. “Busy” doesn’t even feel like the right word — maybe […]

Meet Overcoats, the Genre-Bending Musical Duo Obsessed With Emerging Designers and Thrifting

With co-signs from Mitski, Maggie Rogers and Tennis — and confidence-boosting clothes — these two are poised to do big things.JJ Mitchell and Hana Elion of Overcoats wearing Mr. Larkin, styled by Emily Ruane. Photo: Whitney Bauck/FashionistaHana Elion and JJ Mitchell aren’t lovers or sisters, but the chemistry between the duo behind the band Overcoats […]

Meet Elohim, the Singer and Producer Whose All-Black Aesthetic Channels Sarah Connor In ‘Terminator 2’

We asked the touring artist about her very specific personal style, how fashion helps conceal her identity and her go-to beauty routine.Elohim. Photo: Chase O’BlackThe get-up that goes behind concealing a dance music artist’s identity — think Deadmau5 and Marshmello — can sometimes feel a little bit, uh, extra. (Daft Punk is an exception, obviously, […]

Meet B.B., the Genderfluid Country Artist Who Dresses Like a Cowboy

Also known as Babeo Baggins, they believe experimentation fuels artistry, from music and performing to fashion and beauty.Photo: Whitney Bauck/FashionistaFor those of you who describe your music tastes as “everything but country,” allow B.B. to help you think otherwise. Short for Babeo Baggins — a stage name associated with their past musical releases with hip-hop […]

Grace VanderWaal Is a 14-Year-Old Music and Vintage Shopping Prodigy

The singer-songwriter has grown — vocally, sartorially and, height-wise, physically — since winning “America’s Got Talent” in 2016.The afternoon Whitney and I meet Grace VanderWaal, the 14-year-old, ukulele-toting singer-songwriter who, in 2016, rocketed to national stardom after winning “America’s Got Talent,” it is one of those early spring days — the kind where the very existence […]