JULY COVER: FAITH EVANS

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COVER STORY: FAITH EVANS By Teryl Warren As outspoken, legendary singer Patti LaBelle recently noted: “The word ‘diva’ is being thrown so loosely… that it isn’t cute anymore.” The dictionary defines the word “diva” as “a highly distinguished female singer or prima donna.”  Music lovers, television audiences and admirers of strong women everywhere define ‘diva” [...]

WORLD’S BEST INDIE BAND

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We’re looking for the World’s Best Indie Band! Check them out here and all month long on our Facebook page and tell us who YOU think is the BEST! Click to view Wiles Magazine’s Summer Guide to Independent Artists on SLIPP.IN  

MANTHEMS: A PLAYLIST FOR HIM

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Got a road trip coming and need a playlist to pass the time? When easy listening and “Quiet Storms” simply won’t do, you need some tunes you can sink your teeth into. Look no further than our list of our favorite “Manthems” (guys songs) ! Feel free to stomp your feet and pump your fists [...]

WILES WORKOUT MIX

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Summer is almost here. so let Wiles help you get the beach body you deserve! Check out this playlist of some of our favorite tunes to turn up your strength training and kick up your cardio! WWM: Wiles Workout Mix from Wiles Magazine on Myspace.

ELLE WOMEN IN MUSIC

Sarah McLachlan performs onstage at the 5th Annual ELLE Women in Music Celebration (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for ELLE)

ELLE, the No. 1 fashion magazine brand in the world, hosted the 5th Annual Women in Music Celebration at the Avalon Hollywood in Los Angeles on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Along with presenting sponsor CUSP by Neiman Marcus, ELLE celebrated the May “Women in Music” issue with a private concert—hosted by editor in chief Robbie [...]

MR. RIGHT: TQ

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MR. RIGHT: TQ By Teryl Warren Wiles has been saluting independent women in music all month long, so it’s only fair that we give one of the fellas an opportunity to shine, right?  This month’s Mr. Right is a talented singer who’s enjoyed both indie and commercial success for nearly two decades.  His latest single [...]

SALUTE TO INDEPENDENTS!

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Question: What do Janis Joplin, Diana Ross and the Supremes and Lady Gaga have in common? Answer: Before they became household names, they were independent artists with a dream of making it big. In this year’s installment of our annual “Salute to Independents” feature, we’re proud to shine the spotlight on some of the hottest [...]

Wiles on the Town: Project Ethos!

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‘Tis the season for fabulous fall fashion and Wiles’ coverage of the SS 2013 shows continues tonight at Project Ethos!  Project Ethos showcases emerging fashion, music, and art to buyers, media and consumers throught liveevents and the world wide web.  (You can check out our coverage from the spring in the April 2012 issue of Wiles Magazine.) [...]

Wiles Tunes

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Songs You and Mom Can Agree On By Monica Vergel de Dios There are few areas where generational gaps are more apparent than in our various tastes in music.  If you’re “a little hip hop” then your parents are probably “a little rock, funk or disco.”  The wonderful thing about music is that it can [...]

Live From Coachella

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In this era of easy-access internet downloads, we often miss out on the powerful experience of music being performed live: the crowds, the cacophony, the rhythm of energy passing back and forth between audience and artist.  Major music festivals feature diverse artist line-ups and bring together music lovers from all cultural backgrounds. The previous generation [...]