5 Dec
introducing Jamie Foxx as nerd/super villain Electro

The first official trailer to the sequel of the Amazing Spider-Man dropped today. Looks promising, with Spidey’s arch antagonist switching from the Lizard to Electro, another infamous (and classic) Peter Parker nemesis. The ultra-fast reboot of the once Tobey Maquire-led franchise only goes to show Hollywood’s voracious appetite for money superhero movies, so it’s no […]


31 May
Only 200 limited edition handmade frames to be made

Last year we posted the Shwood “Canby” — the Wood Wayfarer, and now the Oregon eyewear company is moving their Canby frame to other materials, namely stone. The “Canby Stone” is real slate attached to a Birch wood frame, with hand-poured pewter inlays to complete the unexpected look. The “Canby Stone” sunglasses will be available in […]


5 Mar
Seminal Manchester band's headwear gets collaborative

Do you wanna be adored? Who doesn’t. A good place to start then would be with a bucket hat, like that worn so liberally by The Stone Roses back in the day. One of the bands instrumental in putting Manchester on the map in the late 80s, The Stone Roses made waves in many cultural […]


25 Jan
The perfect accompaniment to your next whiskey dram

Whosoever idea it was to freeze ice into cubes was probably pretty square. Toss out that boring old square ice tray and liven things up with a Skull Ice Cube Mold. The plastic model is easily filled with water and fast to freeze. Crack it open to remove your deathly appealing ice and pour it […]


4 Jan
Anja Rubik, Lara Stone, Kate Moss, Sasha Pivovarova & more

The first images from the annual celebration of fashion and boobness that is the Vogue Paris Calendar are out, and of course they do not disappoint. Featuring top talent like Anja Rubik, Lara Stone, Daria Werbowy, Sasha Pivovarova, Raquel Zimmerman and of course Kate Moss (above), the annual calendar keeps the formula simple: shoot mostly topless (or […]


3 Oct
The first official video from Toronto crooner Abel Tesfaye

While walking the streets of Seoul and Tokyo these past 2 weeks, a certain melancholia can overtake you while traveling alone. Sure there’s always a thrill and effervescence of spirit when exploring new lands, but there’s also a pervasive, penetrating loneliness that really affects every sense, an isolation from being so far from home and […]


5 Sep
The Danish shoegazers are back with a blissed-out new album

Danish duo The Raveonettes will release their new record, Observator, on September 11th via Vice. Before then, you can stream the entire album at Rolling Stone. Despite taking months for members Sune Rose Wagner and Sharin Foo to write the album, it was recorded in just one week at Sunset Sound Studios in Los Angeles […]


20 Jul
DJ OG Ron C gives Greg Gillis some sizzurp

DJ OG Ron C just released Purple All Day — a chopped and screwed version of Girl Talk’s excellent All Day album (which we enthusiastically posted HERE). Gregg Gillis (aka Girl Talk) linked up with the legendary Houston producer and gushed, “It’s an honor for OG Ron C to give my album the screwed and chopped […]