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We don't know if her music sounds more rock or pop, if her style should be called bohemian or grunge, or whether she's influenced more by Joni Mitchell or Feist. But one thing is for sure: L.A.'s new It girl, Cillie Barnes, is straight-up cool.
Known to old friends as Vanessa Long, the singer creates music that somehow sounds completely unique and fresh, but manages to simultaneously exude familiarity — like a favorite candy you can't resist. Living in a treehouse-like abode in Happy Valley, a hidden and primarily unknown area of Los Angeles, the West Coast songbird's already garnering quite a bit of buzz (we've even heard rumblings that she may have an Edward Sharpe collaboration in the works). We caught up with the talented babe and chatted about boys, dogs, vintage dresses, and her upcoming Happy Valley EP (due out this fall). Ready to fall as hard as we have? Get to clickin'.
Hollywood doesn't make stars like they used to. Sure, we love Emma Stone and Angelina Jolie, Kristen Stewart and Jennifer Lawrence. We follow their every romantic entanglement, ooh and aah over their red carpet gowns, and buy tickets to their latest movies. Somehow, though, they don't exude the same glamour of the read
When you think about strawberries and beauty products, we bet your mind immediately jumps to sweet-smelling perfumes and soaps. But, strawberries can do so much more than add fragrance — not to mention fill your belly and adorn your favorite childhood toys. Turns out, these berries can be powerful additions to read