Once again, The Odd Future hip hop crew found themselves in front of the Terry Richardson lens for a sharp and smart photoshoot. One idea only : to have fun and fuck around as childish teenagers. Pictures below. Enjoy ! ___________________________________ Une fois de plus, le groupe hip hop Odd Future s’est retrouvé devant l’objectif de Terry Richardson pour un photoshoot vif et déluré. Une seule idée : s’amuser et foutre le bordel comme des adolescents puérils. Photos ci-dessous. Enjoy !
Here it is ! The full version of M.I.A next single Bad Girls is finally out ! The track produced by Danja releases officially today, january 31st. The video has been directed by Romain Gavras, who was actually already the director of her precedent track Born Free. M.I.A is currently working on her fourth album Galang which is scheduled to be out this summer. Finally, the Tamil/British singer confirmed to BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe that she will be performing
Interview magazine invited A$AP Rocky and his crew A$AP Mob to feature the main fashion photoshoot of the february 2012 issue. The New York 2011 phenomenon rapper is now all over the place and has already, as we reported, featured the cover of february 2012 Complex magazine with Jeremy Scott. A$AP Rocky never hid his interest in fashion. He explains to the magazine the connection he maintains with it ; “I’ve been into fashion since birth. I grew in the ‘hood, and […]
Mercury is a Dj duet from Switzerland. Here is their last remix of the Marvin Gaye hit song, Sunny. A very smooth and groovy house edit that can only put a smile back on your face and let you enjoy the moment. Check out their soundcloud to get an idea of their other productions. __________________________________ Mercury est un duo de Dj originaire de Suisse. Voici leur dernier remix du tube de Marvin Gaye, Sunny. Un edit house fluide et groovy […]
We often drop some US hip hop sounds. Now, it’s time to give you some fresh french rap. The new mixtape “du jour” comes from Spacy, a young french rapper who can be considered being part of this new talented generation which takes inspiration in the old school hip hop style : simple but effective. Between Oxmo Puccino, Mc Solaar & Kanye West, Spacy offers a soul-style and meticulous completed mixtape named Nouveau Départ. You can download it right here and watch […]
The last Nike Dunk AC is made up of full khaki suede and of a nubuck khaki/white stripped tongue. First released in 1985, the Nike Dunk AC has still kept its original iconic silhouette but provides in the same time a good compromise between casual and sophitication. In another way, the perfect symbol of a street chic look. The AC khaki/white can be purchased at Titolo for 104 euros.
In the past ten years, we’ve been witnessing the expansion of the digital revolution and its constant and talented creativity. For some people, this democratized culture can be seen either as a problem or an opportunity in terms of quality and legitimacy. Then, one question remains : does it mean better art, film, music and literature, or is true talent instead flooded and drowned in the vast digital ocean of mass culture ? That is the question addressed by PressPausePlay, a documentary […]
Artist Joe Black reproduced a photograph by Robert Capa as a hybrid painting/sculpture work of art using more than 5500 toy soldiers. The original picture, intitled Chinese soldier, was used on the front cover of LIFE magazine, January 1938 to cover the Sino Japanese War. Here are some (amazing) details of his creation. Check out the website of Joe Black right here.
As we seem to know, graffiti was born in the streets of New York, but how dit it start exactly and who was behind its expansion ? Classic Hits: New York’s Pioneering Subway Graffiti Writers answers to all these questions. The book, written by Alan Fleisher and Paul Iovino, with an introduction by Phase 2, covers over the beginning of graffiti in the Big Apple (from late 1960’s to 1976) by interviewing the pioneers of then this street art to be. […]
The Rabbit is back for a 15 hours mix, don’t miss it ! In order to celebrate its fourth anniversary, Follow The White Rabbit takes over Le Petit Bain, one of the new parisian places to be. A opportunity to hear the best electro sound ever in this new urban culture spot with Mark Henning, Quarion and Tom Ellis among others. Follow The White Rabbit, on Sunday January 29th, from 11 am to 2 am. More info right here. __________________________________________ Le Lapin est […]
Scheduled to be out worlwide on february 7th, Complex magazine features young prodigy rapper A$AP Rocky and controversial fashion designer Jeremy Scott on its latest cover “State of Art”. Both sat down for an in-depth interview to discuss style, fashion and swag in Hip-hop and music culture. A$AP Rocky is already known for liking and wearing Jeremy’s Scott adidas creations, and yet, it was the first time those two guys met and had the chance to talk together. The cover […]
After the outstanding web-documentary New York Minute, Gasface comes back with a new 52 minutes web-doc project called Looking 4 Galt. The movie, to be released in spring, once again takes place in New York City and deals with the concept of “exploring the New York hospitality” through Hip-hop culture and meetings with great New Yorker culture figures. Check out the trailer above (+ pics below). Stay tuned ! It promises to be good, as always.
Jennifer Mehigan is young australian graphic designer and photographer. She started incorporating unconventional painting styles with illustration often linked to religion (her website is called “of the holy blood”…). Many of her new series are a process of rediscovering an array of religious and cultural esoterica, traditional techniques and classical imagery that is then deconstructed and often destroyed. Here are her last and very interesting works.
Japanese Brand Visvim presents the new Lamina 22L backpack version for sping/summer 2012. The item made of leather and of a beautiful canvas blue print will be out in the coming weeks. Stay Tuned for more information. ____________________________________ La marque japonaise Visvim présente la nouvelle version de son sac à dos Lamina 22L pour le printemps/été 2012. La pièce faire de cuir et d’un magnifique imprimé bleu en toile sortira dans les semaines qui viennent. Restez à l’écoute pour plus d’informations.
Hard Graft is an european accessory & leather goods design company. It offers quality products made of 100% wool felt and premium leather. Here are the last creations of the brand from the “Heritage” line : the pocket phone case, the card case, the exclusive laptop sleeve and the pocket Ipad case. It’s simple, very elegant and pretty affordable (from 46 to 82 euros). Check out the entire collection right here on their online store.
Pogo is a young british Dj who’s known for his famous work about remixing notorious movies and turning them into an electro music track. His work is very impressive and original as he’s part of the first one who created a new music track by taking samples of original movie soundtracks and lines. He recently striked at The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, the legendary series of the 90’s starring Will Smith. Take a look at his work and listen […]
The Internet, duo made up of the Syd The Kyd and Matt Martian and part of the Odd Future Collective, releases their new video clip for their track Fastlane, excerpt from their full-length album Purple Naked Ladies. Directed by Matt Alonzo, the video features Syd The Kyd and actress Jasmine Flemings commiting a series of crimes, robberies and assaults. A very cinematographic video whose smooth nu soul hip-hop jazzy sound contrasts with the violence of the visual. _______________________________ The Internet, le […]
A-Trak keeps up with the good work and drops his january 2012 mix through Fool’s Gold Radio, a mix he prescribes for chair-dancing or getting dressed to. Enjoy and download for free the latest and freshest sounds of this year beginning. (Tracklist Below) ______________________________ A-Trak conitnue le bon boulot et nous lâche son mix de janvier 2012 à travers Fool’s Gold Radio, un mix qu’il prescrit pour le “chair-dancing” ou pour s’habiller. Profitez du mix et téléchargez gratuitement les sons les plus récents […]
Vans OTW line presents 3 new designs for its Alomar model. The sophisticated footwear line mixing progressive and athletic street and skate styles modernized and slimmed its Classic Chukka Boot to create this new hybrid model between the Classic Chukka model and the Versa model. The Alomar Spring 2012 is now available in 3 new colors : black stealth leather, white villa leather and a wax canvas STV navy upper; all 3 with a white midsole and leather laces. This collection will be […]
Planned for january 21st, All Gone book 2011 had already showed its cover last week. Today, La MJC (creative team behind its conception) gives us a 62 pages preview from this recap Bible about the most creative, innovating and ambitious street culture novelties of 2011. This book contains almost 200 of the most outstanding products of the past year, selected among 100 street culture brands of reference. To know all about and/or remind of the street year 2011, All Gone remains an […]
Freshly born and yet, she already got a song from her father. To celebrate and welcome the birth of his daughter Blue Ivy Carter (or “B.I.C”), Jay-Z wrote Glory, a kind of very intimate and moving anthem song to his wife Beyoncé and just born baby, his “greatest creation” as he says in the lyrics. The track features a chorus with high and milifluous “Uncle” Pharrell Williams‘s voice and first Blue Ivy cries at the end. Listen and download the […]
After Belgrade, Sao Paulo, Istanbul and especially New York and Kingston, street photographer Boogie strikes at Barcelona and reveals a series of beautiful snapshots that conveys perfectly the identity of this cosmopolitan and lively city. Portfolio below. _________________________________ Après Belgrade, Sao Paulo, Istanbul et surtout New York et Kingston, le street photographe Boogie s’attaque à Barcelone et nous livre une série de clichés magnifiques qui transmet à la perfection l’identité de cette ville cosmopolite et bouillonnante. Portfolio ci-dessous.
This past year was a great year for the Odd Future collective, more particularly with Frank Ocean and Tyler The Creator consecration. While waiting for the collective to produce something back together, a few members recently released 3 new respective tracks. The first one is called 45 by MellowHype (Duet made up of Hodgy Beats and Left Brain) with a very smooth instrumental and an soothing atmosphere. Second track is from MellowHigh (MellowHype + Domo Genesis) and Juicy J. The four gathered for LIFT, […]