Leslie Carter is Paving Her Own Way

It’s been about five years since some of us heard from Radio Disney friendly Leslie Carter. But for many of you, this might be the first time hearing that name. You’re probably asking yourselves if she’s related to the same blood line that brought you Nick and Aaron… well, yes, she’s their sister. But don’t

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Play’s Last Stand

During Play’s down time in Sweden, Anna Sundstrand, Rosie Munter, and Janet Leon took some time out to call StarShine to talk about topics that’s been on our readers’ minds lately. Though Anais Lameche was unavailable, Play’s manager, Laila Bagge informed us she is finishing up school before starting her solo career. Though this will be StarShine’s last interview with Play, we know this will be just the beginning of our journey with the solo members of the group, so always stay tuned to starshinemag.com!

Recognize This Pop Country Sweetheart?

In May 2004, as a favor to an industry friend I went to a bar in NYC to interview a young up & coming country artist who hadn’t done any interviews before.  That country artist’s name is Taylor Swift.  I remember her being excited that I had interviewed Nick Lachey and she was sweet as

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Jessica Simpson Bares All With In This Skin

Jessica Simpson has been anticipating August 19th for some time now. Not only did her third studio album, In This Skin hit record stores, but the premiere of her MTV series, “Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica” debuted that same night. The day was filled with press, meet & greets, TV appearances followed by a screening with

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2003: Nick Lachey backstage at Summer Jam

May 25, 2003, I had the opportunity to interview Nick Lachey, another idol of mine.  He is one of the nicest people on the planet!  The original article I wrote can’t seem to be found, which upsets me since it was even used for Nick’s press kit!  Here are some photos taken at Jones Beach

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