What’s the best music playlist for Halloween this year? We think weird, wild and wacky is definitely the way to go. Dandelion Chandelier correspondent and resident DJ Julie Chang Murphy has created the best party playlist of music for the Halloween season. Find it on Spotify here. Press play. And get your supernatural on.
Here at Dandelion Chandelier, we’ve been exploring the world of luxury through the lens of black and African-American designers, artists, writers, chefs, vintners and more. Nothing is more Old School luxurious than the world of classical music, right? Which made us wonder: who are the best African-American classical musicians right now? Our ace correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the top black musicians in the world of classical music right now, including composers, conductors, violinists, vocalists and more – these are some of the names to know and celebrate.
As waves of workers return from Labor Day to face an autumn of the New Normal, there’s an idea afloat that might make us all actually feel excited to head back to work: “green desking.” British Vogue reports that this is the Next New Thing in workspaces. And from what we can tell, it sounds pretty fantastic. Here’s everything you need to know about “green desking,” which is the concept of a shared rural coworking office space or workspace, located in the countryside instead of a big city.
Who are the best African-American visual artists in today’s art world? Who are the names to know, and who are the up-and-coming stars of the future? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has done the research, and now she’s sharing a curated list of 20 of the most influential black and African-American visual artists right now, including painters, photographers and sculptors – names we all need to know and celebrate.
What’s the best playlist for the month of September this year? We think songs of determination, encouragement, strength and joy feel right. Dandelion Chandelier correspondent and resident DJ Julie Chang Murphy has created a perfect playlist of music for the month of September. Find it on Spotify here. Stand up. Set your goals. Press play. And feel September.