17 Sep
Cos there ain't no such thing as half-way crooks

Cue up “Quiet Storms” on iTunes and kick up your feet in a pair of Mobb Deep‘s official Timberland boots. The level 61 6″ classics have a brown level upper and the expected trademark Timberland rubber outsole, as well as rope laces through metal eyelets and green nubuck ankle collar. An appropriate paring considering that Timberland has […]


26 Oct
Gianni Lee & Mike Blud assemble 9 tracks of KL samples

If you haven’t had a chance to listen to Kendrick Lamar’s debut good kid, m.A.A.d city, we cannot recommend the album any more highly. The Compton kid is a true lyricist and storyteller the likes we haven’t seen since maybe early Outkast. For many hip-hop fans, it will most likely be considered the album of […]


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 […]


14 Aug
The Cali artist will start selling his one-of-a-kind pet bunnies today

Long-time LIAS collaborator Max Neutra is one of Los Angeles’ best rising contemporary artists. You may have seen him paint live at our End Days get-together in 2009, or you have made the smartest decision of your life and entered in our contest to win his dope ass Boombox piece. If you’re butthurt that you weren’t […]


18 Jul
Grotesque monsters, plenty of blood & even a body part or two

In case you didn’t pay attention, this past Friday was Friday the 13th. It’s a shame if you didn’t because they only really happen a couple times a year, but also highly expected because really who gives a crap what day of the month it is when it’s the beginning of the weekend. Having said […]


5 Jan
Chromoly frame, Odyssey Aftermarket parts & 3-piece cranks

Blank Bikes has unveiled the Cell, their latest BMX cycle. The 2012 Cell features a chromoly frame, offering a longer lasting, higher quality ride. Within the design is a classic brake system, sealed Mid BB, 25-9T cassette hub gearing, Odyssey Aftermarket parts, and three-piece cranks. Also included is the all-in-one Blank Stencil seat and seatpost, along with […]


4 May
"My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" in scarf format

In a beautifully executed release, Kanye West has teamed up with M/M Paris to create a limited collection of silk scarves based on the various covers of Kanye’s recent My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album. Famously painted by erstwhile Esquire cover genius George Condo, there will be 5 different pieces in the collection (the 5 […]


8 Mar
A finer bottle of moonshine

Here’s what I learned today while musing about hitting the bottle: So the term “white whiskey” means unaged whiskey. And what that really means is moonshine. Although at $60, it’s a little fancier than any booze made in a bathtub. This bottle of finer rough stuff was crafted by the boutique distillery Charbay’s Master Distiller […]