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BIBI BOURELLY: FREE THE REAL TOUR

This weekend has been filled with good music and good vibes for DARLA. We traveled a few hours out of town to see Bibi Bourelly as…

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Trust Your Journey by Raelia Lewis

The book, Trust Your Journey — Tools for Making Your Dreams Come True, takes us on a journey with Raelia Lewis as she faces and overcomes…

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Joy’s Journey : Keep Going

Have you ever seen petals of a flower unravel one by one? The undoing of something beginning is a process but the results contain a…

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Live, Love, Italia

“Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life.” – Anna Akhmatova, poet Everything about Italy is a dream. The scenery,…

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Katie Buxton X You Flew

Singer/songwriter from Philadelphia, Katie Buxton has released her new single, “You Flew” from her debut EP, From Songbirds. This single describes a love that is ending, but in…

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Bibi Bourelly X Ego

Bibi Bourelly is the most powerful artist in the world right now. The music she creates is on it’s way to spark a revolution for…

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FRIDAY BY FRIDAY

One of my favorite quotes by Coco Chanel, “In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different,” is what immediately came to mind when I learned about…

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Laura Roy’s Debut EP

Canadian singer/songwriter, Laura Roy has recently released her debut self-titled EP. Laura is a college music graduate who is quickly becoming known for her pop-R&B…

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The Ride Mix

This latest mix is quick compilation of random songs I’ve been listening to a lot lately…. And it actually doesn’t revolve totally around love, haha. I’m taking…

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FOOD TOUR: Pink Ice Café

All summer 16, DARLA will be traveling around Philadelphia and occasionally other cities to visit the coolest food places + to share our reviews along…

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FEED YOUR INSTAGRAM: @RawSueshii

Raw Sueshii (@rawsueshii) is an Instagram account + art page created by Christina Lorre, an 18-year-old that celebrates her love for art, anime, fashion, and Disney…

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skinBUTTR by Tatiana Price

Created by model/entrepreneur, Tatiana Price, skinBUTTR is a beauty brand designed to simplify, educate, build confidence, and promote healthy skin. The skinBUTTR mission is to simplify by eliminating…

Ralyks by Skylar Marshai

Imagine being a 19-year old lingerie designer and fashion student in the concrete jungle, managing a full-time college course work load and every aspect of your own company. (The…

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Joyce Wrice: Stay Around EP

This past week 24-year old singer/songwriter, Joyce Wrice, released her EP Stay Around. Two years in the making, this highly anticipated project consists of 6 tracks that…

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Milano Di Rouge: The Next Stop

On Sunday, May 22, 2016, Milano Di Rouge presented its third self-assembled fashion show, The Next Stop. The event took place at the 2300 Arena in…

URBANE by Jason Richardson

Although the DARLA brand name is now an acronym for “Dreams And Real Life Aligned,” the name DARLA actually belongs to my great aunt Darla who…

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90+ Mix

I made a new mix last night with some of my favorite 90’s and early millennium R&B songs + current songs that sound like 90’s music….

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TINASHE: JOYRIDE WORLD TOUR

One thing we all should know about singer/songwriter, Tinashe, is that she’s extremely dedicated to perfecting her craft as an artist. She has made it clear…

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Savannah Dumetz X Naked

Savannah Dumetz’s career may be just officially taking off in 2016, but she’s already got the aesthetic and talent of a classic artist. At just 19-years old,…

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Don’t Wake Me Up

Location: Manila, Philippines Audio: My Afternoon Dream by Jhené Aiko Visuals: My brother <3 We were coastin’ on the coast when you opened my eyes,…

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Chargaux X Vol1: Art Sex

The Brooklyn based art + music collective, Charly and Margaux, better known as Chargaux, is on the way to changing the way our generation listens…

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Head in The Soundclouds: Lexii Alijai

The ‘Soundclouds of the undergrounds’ are the best place to find good, new music that we are unlikely to hear in the mainstreams. While floating through them, we are…

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The #CuffNGrind2016 Mix

It’s officially a new year, and time to set your intentions for what vibes you want to give and receive in this new chapter of…

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The Fall In Love Mix

Remember those days when the best way to express yourself to someone you had a crush on was to make them a mixtape of all…

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I am the ground, the forest, the trees, the flowers, the mountains, the sky. I am everywhere and nowhere. Nobody owns me. I run free….

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GRACESHIP by Emily Gimmel

Entrepreneurs are constantly shaping the world of business with innovation. They often see, or have, the need for something that doesn’t exist and so they…

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Kelela X Hallucinogen

This past week Kelela released her EP titled Hallucinogen; a thematic six-track compilation of pure emotions. Coming from D.C., Kelela made the decision to work…

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Kehlani X Alive

Kehlani ended her summer You Should Be Here Tour with a finale performance in Honolulu, Hawaii. While visiting the beautiful island her friend and very talented photographer/videographer, David Camarena, captured…

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Bryson Tiller x TRAPSOUL

The official release of Bryson Tiller’s debut album, TRAPSOUL, is October 2nd but it was made available for streaming on Apple Music this past Friday, September 25th. As…

Let’s Just Run Away

There’s always been those times when I needed a breather… When I might need a quick break from being the leader… ‘Cause I’m just human, you gotta…

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Big Sean Documents The Power Of A Positive Mindset

Big Sean proves that the real pleasure of turning your dreams into reality comes from the thought process that gets you there; the manifestation process… And while the success, bright lights,…

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Sunday Soundclouds

Just a few more days until the (official) beginning of the fall season… And to us, autumn is comeback season that prepares us for the work…

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Omen x LoveDrug

Dreamville recording artist, Omen, released a video for his single “LoveDrug” featuring CJ Hamilton from his debut album, Elephant Eyes in late July. The concept…

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Kali Uchis x Loner

If you’re unfamiliar with Kali Uchis, I’ll describe her as the epitome of a dream girl… A Columbian goddess with an angelic voice, soft, sexy image, deep…