As you may have already picked up on the punch here, designer Alexander Wang is hustling for the upcoming season. His newest Objects collection is a list of practical, functional and smartly designed items. Included in the fifth installment of the series is a black aluminum water bottle with leather logo-embossed holder (above), the shrewdly dual [...]
Roy Stuart, the Kiwi Kahuna who mastered the dark art of hand-crafting luxury surfboards, has released his latest masterpiece, the “Rampant 10.6′”, with a whopping price tag of $1.3 million. If you’re wondering what could possibly drive the price tag of a surfboard this deep into the blue, it’s not a gold-dipped mermaid pulled from [...]
You remember last year when Solid-Steel Radio did a tribute to The Beastie Boys’ timeless Paul’s Boutique album? We posted the Caught In The Middle Of A 3-Way Mix by DJ Food, Cheeba and Moneyshot (with cover illustrated by the great Food One), and it ended up being one of our favorite mixtapes of the year [...]
Das Racist’s Heems drops his second solo mixtape Wild Water Kingdom this week. Since he’s 1/3 of the uber literary Das Racist camp, expect plenty of polysyllabic flows and intelligent, yet witty, plays on words. Stream XXX below, and if you like DOWNLOAD it at will.
Supreme returns to the Nike well for another collaboration with the footwear giant, this time a 3-pack capsule collection of their stalwart Air Force 1 silhouette. Premiered in 1982, the Air Force 1 was the first sneaker to showcase Nike’s Air technology in the sole making it one of Nike’s most famed models ever. Supreme chose [...]
While Ray-Ban introduced a folding version of its iconic Aviator frame this summer, they have just released a markedly more luxurious model, the Aviator Folding Ultra, to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the famed eyewear. The highly limited edition frames are similar in engineering but are plated in 22-carat gold, either white or yellow. Water [...]
Created in collaboration with VICE‘s The Creators Project, The xx release the latest video from their sophomore album Coexist. The video clip was directed by Young Replicant, and is essentially a watery essay on light and mood. Nice.
Did you know that Bob Marley’s family has a product movement that sells earth-friendly and innovative audio electronics and lifestyle goodies? The release of the ‘Lively Up’ Collection from the not misleadingly titled The House of Marley sports the exclusive, earth-friendly, in-house developed and durable REWIND fabric. Composed of reclaimed hemp and organic cotton, combined with [...]