True Groove All-Stars, headed up by producer/singer-songwriter and guitarist Tomás Doncker, have released a cover of Nick Lowe’s 1970s classic, “What’s So Funny About Peace, Love, and Understanding”. Founder of the True Groove record label, Doncker is a music icon in and of himself, getting his start in the NYC No-Wave movement of the 1980s. This track is […]

23 Apr
Made from premium free-frange, hand-skivved bison leather

Fashion overlord and “free agent” Nick Wooster is the force behind this simple, sleek attaché made from the free-frange, hand-skivved bison leather that is the prided material of all Parabellum products. Measuring 32.5cm x 26cm x 5.5 cm, the case is sized ideally for any standard-sized document, magazine, folder or iPad — hence, attaché. Other features include soft […]

We’ve covered other“Skate Moss” Skateboard Decks before, in the form of artist Jeff Gaudinet’s take on the timeless beauty. Well now Australian designer Nick Thomm gives his shot at the famed UK supermodel’s play on words, creating a skateboard deck with various images of Kate Moss — including last year’s ubiquitous Supreme ad — displayed in […]

11 Jun
Skateboarding footwear & premium Lifestyle Collection

For their upcoming Fall 2013 collection, Converse’s skateboard-oriented CONS line will launch two separate collections. The first more traditional skateboard line will include Nick Trapasso’s Pro II and the CONS CTS models. The second aims upmarket, utilizing luxury materials to craft what they’re calling the Lifestyle Collection. The sneakers will include the Pro Leather Vulc, […]

9 Jan
Jeff Skierka Designs' high-fidelity tape deck tabletop

Remember the long lost art of the mixtape?  The cassette tape ushered in the era of portable playable music that could not only coax any emotion from your intended listener, but could also be right there existing in the heat of the moment. On the cusp of the 50th anniversary of the now retro audio […]

Two pairs of the tickets we are giving away for our WOLF + LAMB x LIAS Giveaway have been claimed, but there’s still time to win the last set if you want to go to the show tomorrow night. Expect dark delicious beats deep into the night, with plenty of strobe light debauchery. If this […]

Hello friends, it is that magical time of year again when we share tickets to some of our favorite LA events. In this case, it is the Wolf + Lamb party going on this Saturday at a undisclosed location downtown. Do you want tickets? You should, because if you have any inkling of shedding some […]

7 Sep
Los Angeles surf & psych-rock built for coastal living

Los Angeles-based Allah-Las are just days away from releasing their debut self titled album on Innovative Leisure, home to fellow LA-based artist Hanni El Khatib (who we’ve interviewed HERE) and Nick Waterhouse — who also happened to produce Allah-Las’ album. The quartet encompasses everything you’d hope to hear from a Los Angeles-based band as they […]