on Apr 20, 2015
We caught up with country music legend Dolly Parton this past summer, and she opened up about her new album, her old-time religion, and what makes “I Will Always Love You” the greatest ballad of all time
“What better person to do BUST magazine than me?” It’s the first thing Dolly Parton says when she calls from her part-time home of Nashville, TN, before letting loose with a melodic laugh, as familiar as her Southern, honey-pie accent. It’s not surprising that the 68-year-old leads with a boob joke. Read More
BY Julia Zdrojewski
on Dec 10, 2014
Here's a few magical Polaroid outtakes from our astrology-inspired editorial, "I Saw the Sign," in this month's issue of BUST starring (pun intended) Tara Violet Niami and Kate Lyn Sheil.
Photos were taken by Amber Mahoney using some instant film wizardry thanks to IMPOSSIBLE.
Looking to shoot some polaroids of your own? Read Amber Mahoney's easy-peasey instant film tutorial here. Read More
BY Lauren Clemente
on Nov 25, 2014
On the cult comedy Community, Gillian Jacobs’ character, Britta, is a fan favorite. Here, she dishes on her childhood as a “baby feminist,” her upcoming role on Girls, and the trouble with balls
When I meet Gillian Jacobs for lunch at Bouchon Bistro in Beverly Hills, it’s kind of a banner day. Alison Bechdel, originator of the Bechdel test—a handy way to determine whether a movie is sexist—has just been awarded a MacArthur Genius grant. Read More
BY BUST Magazine
on Oct 30, 2014
These spooky tales—about some of the most famous female ghosts of all time—will have you hiding under your blankets and checking under your bed
When most people die, they’re gone forever. But some folks linger, making things very uncomfortable for the living. When they were on earth, these nine women were scorned, tortured, murdered, betrayed, or just plain evil. And after passing into the spirit realm, they stuck around to shake things up. Read More
BY BUST Magazine
on Jul 29, 2014
While the rest of America was celebrating beach season, we here at BUST were craftily gathering intel on all the best movies, TV, and music coming this autumn. And we packed all the amazing results into our annual Fall Preview Issue!
In this issue, BUST gets up close and personal with our cover gal, groundbreaking rocker and Portandia star Carrie Brownstein. We also have killer interviews with indie film darling Gaby Hoffman, funnyman Eric Andre, and British literary firebrand Caitlin Moran. Read More
on Mar 26, 2014
The ladies of BUST are excited to stay up late this Saturday night at the Brooklyn Bowl and do what we do best: JUDGE!
Jonathan Toubin’s New York Night Train's Soul Clap and Dance-Off will celebrate seven years of being the world's most popular soul 45 dance party, and we want you to come out and show us your moves! You can enter the dance contest to win $100 cash (first prize) or a $75 vintage gift certificate.
Special guest DJs will be Jon Spencer (Jon Spencer’s Blues Explosion and Pussy Galore) and Cristina Martinez (Boss Hog). Read More
BY Emily Rems
on Mar 25, 2014
BY BUST Magazine
on Mar 08, 2014
Thanks to her starring role in the girl-powered sci-fi epic Divergent, actress Shailene Woodley is quickly becoming Hollywood’s next “it” girl. Here, she opens up about sisterhood, sound bites, and staying hippie-dippie.
Dress: Meskita; Slip: Johnny Was; Bracelets: Dream Collective; Ring and Necklace: Gabriela Artigas
The first thing I notice about Shailene (pronounced “Shay-LEEN”) Woodley is her feet—they’re bare. Read More
BY Nina K. Guzman
on Feb 26, 2014
While there's no denying Fiona Apple's other worldly musical skills, an upcoming project will have the singer trading her vocal and songwriting abilities for real super powers in the new French show, H-Man. She plays BioFrau, the leader of the activist group "Feux Verts" who apparently will have some awesome earth bending powers of her own. The show was created from the mind of Joseph Cahill, the same guy who directed Apple's music video for "Every Single Night," if that tells you anything about the surreal nature of this series. Read More