23 Oct
A documentary about the birth of punk in the nation's capitol

Having already shown segments at the CBGB Festival in New York this month, Salad Days documents an era and location that was pivotal to not only punk rock, but to the indie movement of do-it-yourself record labels itself. Washington DC-raised director Scott Crawford and DC DP Jim Saah deliver the story of the capitol’s pivotal and hugely […]


16 Sep
Track the days & nights with a legend in pin-up art

As the year moves into autumn, the leaves give over to gold and brown, and the calendar drops its last pages. And so, in preparation of the year’s end, Taschen expands its libraries from the bookshelves to the calendars on your walls and desktops. With month-tracking motifs ranging in everything from the arts to the […]


3 Jul
808's & Heartbreak + Ta-ku's "50 days for Dilla" project

Ixxy, or its it Izzy? A hard-to-pin producer, even by name, let alone by sound style, is a genre-bending producer who has just put out A Fortnight for Kanye mixtape totaling 14 tracks — all having been produced in the span of 14 days. While the actual connection to Kanye is negligible, the inspiration claims to […]


24 Mar
The most anticipated film in years finally gets a 2nd trailer

The return of Bryan Singer to the director’s chair. Sentinals. Colossus finally getting some screen time (albeit who knows how much). How many reasons do we need to consider X-Men: Days of Future Past the most anticipated film in years for our nerdy little hearts? Based on what some consider the best X-Men comics ever, the […]


5 Aug
Fighting the Mutant Threat in 2014

Oh boy does this get the blood pumping for the upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past film. After having the X-Men franchise pulled from him and delivered to the talentless mitts of Brett Ratner, Bryan Singer returned in 2011 with the X-Men First Class “history” film. Of course it reset the franchise after Ratner’s atrocious […]


24 Aug
How the love of X, X-Men & Eggo Waffles conflates into art

I love Motorhead. You Know this. I love Joan Jett. You know that. I love X. You should know that. Why am I telling you this? Because another guy loves them too, only he happens to be a wicked talented Rock (Poster) God!!! (cue thunder) Bootsy Rizzak aka Josh Bernstein caught my attention a few […]


25 Jun
Road trip-inspired collection for Spring/Summer 2012

The Spring/Summer collection from Lifetime Collective was inspired by a road trip to Arizona — experiencing what mother nature has carved and molded into mountains and flats, a dusty land of perpetual red rocks. Amongst the magnificent landscape an idea took form, a color palette revealed itself and a new collection took shape. Each piece […]


30 Nov
Metronomy, 120 Days, Juan Maclean, Elite Gymnastic & more

Our friend Franki Chan — promoter of Check Your Ponytail! 2, founder of the iheartcomix record label, esteemed illustrator, global DJ and all around raconteur — has dropped his latest mix for Los Angeles footwear label Generic Surplus. Not only is Franki our boy but he’s also one helluva DJ — the Generic Surplus mixtape […]