Alyssa Pereira

Music

13 songs that deeply inspire lorde

Before she was a phenomenon, she was a fangirl. We compile the artist’s eclectic and extensive list of favorite songs.
Alyssa Pereira
4.21.17
Think Pieces

san francisco's sex workers fight for justice with art

How will Trump's immigration policies affect sex workers in the sanctuary city?
Alyssa Pereira
2.28.17
Music

beyond bey: a guide to the most interesting small-font coachella acts

Who to see (or download) from the fifth row and below of music's most hotly contested playbill.
Alyssa Pereira
1.9.17
Culture

photographer viviane sassen on working with frank ocean and her playful next chapter

Sassen discusses her current joint show in San Francisco, which showcases her 'Pikin Slee' series, and the importance of spontaneity.
Alyssa Pereira
11.9.16
Music

the she's have rocked san francisco since they were in middle school

When they started making dreamy pop-rock together, they were eleven. A decade later, The She's are still bringing an ever maturing sound to the San Francisco indie music scene.
Alyssa Pereira
7.21.16
Culture

petra collins reclaims running mascara and 'female hysteria' in raw new series, ’24-hour psycho'

Among the neon, tear-streaked portraits of her recently opened show in San Francisco, the photographer talks to i-D about depression, dark comedy, and Carly Rae Jepsen.
Alyssa Pereira
4.13.16
Music

carly rae jepsen on her power pop evolution

As anyone who's listened to her contagiously uplifting, infinitely relatable new album 'EMOTION' knows, the former 'Canadian Idol' star is in the middle of a killer second act. She speaks to i-D about wearing her heart on her sleeve.
Alyssa Pereira
3.30.16
Music

pwr bttm, the queer punk duo harnessing the power of drag

Performing in sequins, glitter, and lipstick, PWR BTTM is bringing punk back to its radical roots.
Alyssa Pereira
2.25.16