“Put it out there”: Michelle Zauner talks about accepting imperfection, and her new The Craft–inspired video.
April 2016: A cover of Des’ree’s “You Gotta Be.”
The premiere of a music video that’s all about texture and feelings.
Let a song or lyric be your muse.
You don’t need fancy gear to make nice recordings.
The singer-songwriter talks about his new album, and writing about real people.
A chat about having multiple passions, and the value of binge-watching Gilmore Girls.
The actor and singer on confidence versus cockiness, self-love, and her new EP, Haiz.
The musician makes a case for finding beauty in nature.
In which we talk about songwriting, bravery, stupid ideas, presenting a life plan to parents, Sia, Cyndi Lauper, and Emotion (her album, but also feelings).
July’s theme is SOULMATES.
Here’s what kinds of submissions we’re looking for, plus info on how to send us your work. ✴
Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!