Photoset: Coachella Weekend 1

By Valheria Rocha

A couple of weeks ago, I went to Coachella Weekend 1 with my brother. It was the first musical festival I’ve ever been to, and it did not disappoint. It was an amazing adventure with lots of good music, weird people and weird food (both good weird and weird weird), no sleep, lots of sand and dust and sunscreen, and enough memories for a lifetime.

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Fan Art Friday #2: Marissa Asal

Intro by Megan Forbes, interview & graphic by Savana Ogburn

Sonic Blume recently had the absolute *honor* of interviewing Marissa Asal, a 19 year old student artist with undeniably rad skills. I noticed Marissa’s work on my Instagram explore page (a diamond in the rough, if you will) and have loved her portraits ever since. They all seem to have such personality, and overall charm the pants off of everyone, us included. Read on to hear Marissa’s tips for becoming a better artist, a glimpse into her artistic process, and how she uses fan art as a way to “give back” to her favorite musicians.

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