Creative journalism at its best

NY Magazine's The Cut merges music, photography and art.

Screen Shot 2015-05-08 at 9.08.24 AMRecently, New York Magazine‘s The Cut has been featuring the top 10 female artists to watch, with captivating articles detailing their music and work. The interviews include visuals of the artist, styled by Amanda Shirreffs and both photographed, painted and collaged by Shae Detar. They’re features that not only introduce us to talented new musicians, but do so in a creative way, by collaborating with photography and art.

The full portfolio will in New York Magazine, on stands May 18, but until then, you can find the featured interviews on The Cut online, where you will have an opportunity to update your playlists with some hot new music, as well as take time from behind your desk to introduce some colour and creativity.

This week’s Frandoms are by Lauren Shirreffs, a partner at digital marketing agency 2Social.