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As you gear up for 2012, it’s time to update more than just your
fitness regimens. Adding some new tunage to your ever-expanding music
arsenal is a perfect way to start the year off fresh (and fuel
those grueling workouts). Whether it’s the latest under-the-radar jam
or our newest on-stage style crush, here at R29 we’re dedicated music
fans and love sharing our finds (like these must-hit Bay Area live
music venues!). So, clearly we’re thrilled to bring you a crop of 10
Bay Area artists whose beats we can’t resist. From songbird Chloe
Makes Music to indie rocker Chris Owens of Girls (Hedi Slimane is a
fan) — these local folks are doing more than their part to heat up the
S.F. sound scene. Now, who's ready to jam?
Photographed by Molly DeCoudreaux
It’s coming, people. Somebody, somewhere, is expecting a gift from you very soon. And, due to your busy December schedule and usual procrastination, you’re currently empty-handed. You now have three options: freak out, hope a handmade card suffices, or simply follow our lead. Ahead, we rounded up classic last-minute read
Guys, it’s almost Christmas, and I’m woefully behind on my gift-giving. Enter these natural, cruelty-free perfumes that will make any gal swoon. Sure, gifting perfume is a gamble, but these beauties, with their ethical formulations and non-cloying aromas, are a sure bet. And, to make it extra-easy, I’ve linked these read