Stephanie Roush

Yeezu Magna Carta WILD music

Do “Yeezus” and “Magna Carta… Holy Grail” Mark the End of an Era?

by: Stephanie Roush

It’s been an unusual start to summer in both sports and in music. Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer were both eliminated from Wimbledon in the first two rounds, sparking comments that their era of dominance […]

Tags: Jay-Z, Kanye West, Magna Carta... Holy Grail, music, Stephanie Roush, The Wild Magazine, Yeezus
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Joey Bada$$ releases sophomore mixtape, ‘Summer Knights’

by: Stephanie Roush

Joey Bada$$ gained a name for himself in the New York hip-hop scene last summer with the drop of his mixtape 1999. Since then, things have really taken off for the high-school-age Flatbush rapper and […]

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The Ten Bands You Need To Listen To Now WILD mag music

The Ten Bands You Need To Listen To Now

by: Stephanie Roush

In the second installation of this music series, I want to make it clear how impossible it is to make this list any where near perfect. There’s just too much good music being made right […]

Tags: Alt-J, AlunaGeorge, AraabMuzik, FIDLAR, Hannah Georgas, How To Dress Well, King Tuff, music, Riff Raff, Savoir Adore, Stephanie Roush, The Wild Magazine, We Can't Enjoy Ourselves
TED ED literature

From Pride and Prejudice to The Hunger Games: The Importance of Fiction

by: Stephanie Roush

In the latest of the TED talk series, Jessica Wise presents a short animated feature on the power of fiction to influence reality. While often arguments about movies, books and television influencing a society’s perspective […]

Tags: Education, fiction, Jessica Wise, Literature, Pamela, Pride and Prejudice, Samuel Richardson, Stephanie Roush, TED talks, The Hunger Games, The Wild Magazine, Twilight
Sleigh Bells End of the Line

Sleigh Bells / End of the Line

by: Stephanie Roush

For one of the more melancholy tracks of her latest album Reign of Terror, “End of the Line” shows us that not only can Alexis Krauss vamp it up in a floor length vintage white […]

Tags: Alexis Krauss, BMX, Derek Miller, End of the Line, music video, premiere, Reign of Terror, Sleigh Bells, Stephanie Roush
National Geographic Photo Contest

A Cultural Lens: National Geographic’s Contest Winners

by: Stephanie Roush

  Travel photography has always struck me as one of the most interesting forms of photography.  It is often marked by a sense of wonder, awe or amazement. The best travel photos lend themselves to […]

Tags: Afghanistan, contest, Italy, National geographic, photography, Stephanie Roush, The Wild Magazine, Trapani, travel, Vietnam
Grimes Genesis video premiere

Grimes / Genesis

by: Stephanie Roush

Everyone’s favorite alien-fairy pop star, Grimes, just released the video for her song “Genesis.” And it’s better than anyone could’ve hoped for. Directed by Grimes herself, the video shirks narrative and instead opts for a […]

Tags: Britney Spears, Genesis, Grimes, music video, premiere, Stephanie Roush, The Wild Magazine
10 Bands You Need to Now Wild Mag music picks

The Ten Bands You Need To Listen To Now

by: Stephanie Roush

The music industry can be hard to keep up with, and that’s a glaring understatement.  In this era of blogs, podcasts and SiriusXM, there’s barely enough virtual space to encompass all the new music being […]

Tags: Capybara, Daughter, Jonquil, Lorine Chia, new music, Shy Kids, Stephanie Roush, The Peach Kings, The Wild Magazine, Trails And Ways, Twigs, You Won't

Introducing the Book Clutch

by: Stephanie Roush

Parisian designer Olympia Le-Tan is a nerd after my own heart. She has crafted the handbag of every bookworm’s dreams: the book clutch. The embroidered clutch with a brass enclosure and fun lining is a […]

Tags: Cather in the Rye, clutch, Fashion, Franz Kafka, JD Salinger, Literature, Metamorphosis, net-a-porter, Olympia Le-Tan, purse, Stephanie Roush, The Wild Magazine
Bat Fi

Video Premiere – Bat For Lashes / Laura

by: Stephanie Roush

It’s been a while since Bat for Lashes has released any new music, but Natasha seems to want us to ease back into our love affair with her music with “Laura,” her latest song. The […]

Tags: Bat for Lashes, Laura, music, Natasha Khan, Stephanie Roush, The Wild Magazine, Video Premiere, Videos