Dallas-based musician Larry g(EE) is soaking up the spotlight with high-energy appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live and at famed Texas festivals like South By Southwest and Austin City Limits. Coupled with a recent GQ Magazine nod for his sartorial style, the soul singer-songwriter is undeniably hot right now.
Today, g(EE) confesses an obsession to DFW Style Daily that leaves him star struck. Taking a break from prepping for his upcoming show with Tim Halperin and the Boom Bachs at Big D’s GrowSouth Jams in October, he fills us in on the digital drama behind his current fashionable media fixation. Click here to read more Obsession Confessions!
The Obsession: Larry g(EE) cops to a little social media stalking of fellow entertainers and fashion-forward designers on Instagram.
The Confession: “Before social media was a big deal, I was fixated on fashion, entertainment, and music magazines,” the performer notes. “In the Instagram era, I now have easy access to inspiration.”
The Rationalization: Explaining his penchant for Instagram’s style stars, g(EE) adds, “Social media sites are instant fashion gratification! In today’s creative environment, they’re the key to staying on top of diverse cultures and trends.”
The Collection: From publications and designers, to stylists, celebrities, and bloggers, g(EE) follows more than 100 creative Instagrammers. A few of his current favorites include Pharrell Williams (@Pharrell) and online shopping sites Mr. Porter (@MrPorterLive) and Public School (@PublicSchoolNYC).
Shop It: After recently capturing GQ’s attention, g(EE) shares the secret to snagging his How GQ Are You? look through three key pieces. Shown above: Blazer by Public School, $1,450; Sunglasses by Ray-Ban, $175; Oxfords by Alexander McQueen via Mr. Porter, $595.
Headshot by Will Von Bolton and Instagram image from @Pharrell. Product images via individual retailers.