Don’t wait for Maipei. Photo by Taea Thale for W Magazine.
Because Danny Fields says so.
Danny says, Ramones do.
The Baltimore-based electronic music duo (and frequent Bjork collaborators) Matmos performing. See more from Dia Art Foundation’s annual gala.
Karl Lagerfeld has shot her and Frida Giannini has handpicked her tour outfits, but Anna Calvi’s style icon status is born directly from her music.
Who better personifies a nation’s zeitgeist than the girl at the top of its charts? Meet South Koren pop star CL.
Gaby Amarantos is the first tecnobrega artist to gain widespread national fame. Find out more here.
Only the hits.
Photograph by Terry Richardson, styled by George Cortina; W Magazine, July 2011. See Joan Smalls as more musical muses here.
Called Serbia’s wannabe Lady Gaga by Perez Hilton, Karleuša, who has been in the postcommunist limelight since 1995, actually predates Gaga as an icon of shock pop. See more international pop stars here.
The pair behind Cults, once a couple, split ways romantically before embarking on their second album. Listen in here.