After the riots due to the recent release of the Air Jordan XI Concord sneakers, Nike presents a new “White/Cement” version of its Jordan I Flight. this new version is inspired by the next Air Jordan IV OG “White/Cement” which supposed to be out, as well as the new Jordan I Flight, in february 2012. Stay tuned ! More images below.
After the “Red Team” and “Black/Gum” models, adidas keeps on giving an old school touch to its latest skateboarding sneakers : the Busenitz “White/Gum” model. A very simple and classical inspiration with the traditionnal brand signs : a superior white suede and leather, a gum tread, a graphic printed insole and, of course, 3 blue stripes… The pair will be available in
A-Trak, founder of Fool’s Gold new-yorker music company, offers a one hour mix made of 24 tracks. Soul, Disco, Funk, Electronica/dance : you can hear all your favorite sounds in this new mix that will perfectly fit for the beginning of your new year’s eve party. Donwload it just below. Enjoy !
During the contemporary art event Art Basel Miami 2011, Whitewall Magazine sat down with Pharrell Williams to discuss trends, artists and music. The slasher singer/producer/designer brings up japanese designer Takashi Murakami and artist KAWS, as well as his own collaborations with the fashion and music world, as the fact, for instance, of how he’s interested in finding new talents ; Once again, Pharrell confirms that he can’t be only
Arkitip, a californian editing company which already worked with artists André, Shepard Fairy, KAWS, Terry Richardson or brands Nike, Undefeated, Supreme and even parisian concept store Colette linked up this time with documentary photographer Janette Beckman who’s best known for her amazing work about the Punk and Hip-Hop underground scene. Together, they just launched a special Janette Beckman Newspaper made of 24 pages of black and white photographs. This newspaper is limited to
The parisian creative agency/retailer/web magazine BKRW/BlackRainbow just launched its last lookbook for 2011 Fall/Winter season. Photographed by Ilk, this great lookbook offers a very underground and urban vision of Paris and presents several upscale streetwear brands and collaborations such as Woolrich, Norse Projects, Penfield, Stussy Deluxe x Timberland, Carhartt x Adam Kimmel and Undefeated. All clothes available at BlackRainbow Paris Store, 68 rue des archives / 75003 Paris, France.
After the Graffiti New York 80’s exhibition last spring, Paris’s Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont will show the new works of FUTURA 2000, one of the main and innovator new-yorker street artists. Born in 1955, FUTURA 2000 (originally Leonard McGurr) began painting at the age of 15 in tunnels and subway trains. Co-founder of the SA (Soul Artists), he associated with the 70s and 80s New York underground circle and was one of those rare artist who contributed to change the style of graffiti towards an real art form.
Odd Future Talk, a Odd Future fan forum, gathered 13 unreleased tracks from the different members of the Hip-hop collective. Thanks to the fans, you’ll be able to donwload and listen to some unheard songs by Earl Sweatshirt (formerly Sly Tendencies) or even several tracks produced by young musical genius Tyler, The Creator. You can downlaod the compilation right
It’s time to celebrate Christmas you all ! Thanks to Jules Gayton, (Hypebeast blogger and Stussy Tribe member), you will enjoy the sound of Christmas with this Old School Holiday Mix. Merry Xmas !
From 1945 to 1950, before becoming a movie director, Stanley Kubrick used to be a young lifestyle photographer working for former photography magazine Look (which shut down in 1971). Kubrick began as an apprentice. Only aged of 17, he was Look’s youngest staff photographer back then. During those five years, he developed his unique visual style. Even if the photographs were taken in late 40’s, the young director to be already succeeded in giving a
The new homemade mixtape by Streetblabber.com is out ! After the Love Mixtape Volume 1, we keep on giving you the best (re)mixed love songs to listen to. From now on, thanks to Chet Baker, D’Angelo, Common, Robin Thicke, Michael Jackson, Feist, Amy Winehouse and others, you can enjoy the sound of Love. With the usual love scenes audio samples, you will find two brand new remixes of Beyoncé & Jay-Z and Ciara & Justin Timberlake in a very different […]
The Tanning Effect is a project (book and videos) created by the famous american entrepreneur Steve Stoute. It tries to explain the influence of American Black Culture through music and further, art, fashion and lifestyle. Here are the first parts of interviews with Jay-Z and Pharrell by Steve Stoute. First, Jay-Z discusses the meaning of his joint album with Kanye West – “Watch the Throne” – debuting at number one in 23 countries, and the effect of his 2003 hit single, […]
The Roots are about to release their forthcoming10th studio album on december 6th : Undun. In order to keep us waiting, the legendary hip-hop band posted the cover of it on the web. It actually takes its origins in a Jamel Shabazz photograph. In addition, ?uestlove, Black Thought and the others already gave us 4 very aesthetic black and white music videos for “Make My”, “Sleep”,“Tip The Scale” and “Stomp” which you can watch below. Still teasing, the crew released
The lookbook of the new Caliroots winter 2011 outdoor-ready collection is finally out. The Rocky Moutain Winter collection was shot in miscellaneous parts of Stockholm, Sweden. It shows the last Featherbed Down Vests pieces of the season which were made of tweed specials, leather, canvas and also sheepskin lining. The collection is now
Early november, Shepard Fairy and the Obey Crew created a new mural piece on the 10 meters high former Continental Graphic’s building, Los Angeles. The wall is a compilation of their different signatures and post-dictatorial and military manifesto-style. On the central image of the mural, a giant hand holding a watch, Shepard Fairy wrote this phrase “High Time For