Today’s guest editor is a total rock star. No, really, she’s a rock star. We have the female half of one of Chicago’s most beloved bands, White Mystery, sharing her EDO Picks today! Side note: we’ve all got serious hair envy.
Miss Alex White is a musician, entrepreneur, and native Chicagoan who travels the world playing rock’n'roll in White Mystery. MTV Style and Tres Awesome repost her outfits. Souldier customizes
Shop Alex’s Picks:
Chanel White Quilted Leather Classic Small Double Flap Bag
Robert Clergerie Black Suede Cut Out Wedge Heels
Naeem Khan Gold Paillette and Silk Sleeveless Dress
Etoile Isabel Marant 2 Piece Blue and Red Cotton Bikini
EDO: Do you have any routines or rituals to get you pumped up before shows?
AW: Brush my teeth, apply make-up, stretch, and tune the guitar.
EDO: What’s the best part about performing?
AW: The Dionysian frenzy of energy shared with an audience is a big high!
EDO: Who is your style icon?
AW: Marc Bolan from TRex is my style icon, which means a big fro, psychedelic jackets, and cool axe.
EDO: Favorite place you’ve toured?
AW: It was amazing playing Scandanavian countries on tour this winter, like Denmark and Sweden.
EDO: We hear you’re considered one of the hardest working bands in Chicago. What keeps you motivated?
AW: You definitely work hard when you work for yourself with an undying love for rock’n'roll.
EDO: What’s coming up for the band?
AW: White Mystery will set out on a North American tour with SXSW dates, then host a Psychedelic Meltdown Festival in San Francisco on April 20 to celebrate the White Mystery “Telepathic” record release, and play our first London show May 22.
p.s. – Save the Date: White Mystery is playing at Cobra Lounge in Chicago on April 5!