Palm Springs Life Magazine April 2015 - Print Edition

Palm Springs Life Magazine April 2015


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ON THE COVER – Daisy Lowe at the Palm Springs Visitors Center. Photography by Greg Williams.


Desert Rose
By Mike Mettler. Photography by Autumn de Wilde.
Indie rocker and Hollywood alumna Jenny Lewis, who performs at Coachella this month, is in full bloom.

Flower Power
By Arianna Menon. Photography by Greg Williams.
Model Daisy Lowe and renowned photographer Greg Williams capture iconic images of the desert — through a London eye.

Scaling New Heights
By Ann Japenga. Photography by Tom Brewster.
The Cactus to Clouds hike – an undesignated, grueling, 10,000-foot ascent up Mount San Jacinto — lures adventurers who revel in its awesome beauty despite the risks.

A Big Influence
By Cory Buckner.
Architect A. Quincy Jones’ work is familiar to many people, even if few know the name behind the thousands of homes, churches, educational centers, and commercial structures that flowed out of his office.


Editor’s Letter
By Julie Sinclair.
The desert is alive with the sound of music.

The Front
• Cameo – By Mona M. de Crinis.
Event promoter extraordinaire Mariah Hanson goes all out for the girls.
• Interview – By Steven Biller.
A cast of hippie spirits jumps on Michael Childers’ peace train for One Night Only.
• Rewind – By Stewart Weiner.
Today’s supper club patrons may leave a bit earlier and a lot more sober, but local showmen still offer glamour evocative of the valley’s most famous nightclub.

Home of the Month
By Brittney Baird. Photography by James Butchart.
An estate custom-built by a world-renowned family is the epitome of luxury.

Market Watch
By Vic Cooper and Mike McDonald.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac must clarify liability regulations so that banks will ease stiff credit requirements and begin lending again.

The Social Life
By Gloria Greer.
Parties, fundraisers, galas, and other social events.

By Sherryl Nova.
Find out what the planets and stars have in store for you this month.


Five Star Wealth Managers
Palm Springs Life partners with Five Star Professional to find outstanding wealth managers in the Coachella Valley.

Weddings and Honeymoon Planner
Edited by Lisa Marie Hart.
The wedding venues in the Coachella Valley offer a location for every taste and style.

Edited by Lisa Marie Hart.
We celebrate the stylish and luxurious way Greater Palm Springs lives.

The Guide
Edited by Arianna Menon.
The official guidebook of the Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau.