PLEASURES x Converse collab: First look

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After its playful FW19 collection, PLEASURES teases a collab with Converse Pro Leather. Posted on Instagram, the PLEASURES x Converse collab is a re-creation of the classic basketball shoe commonly worn by NBA legend Julius “Dr. J” Erving with its own motifs. Bold graphics featuring a four-panel face and a “Stop Lying To Yourself” font go […]

Best hip hop albums from the ’80s (in my opinion)

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Yo! I’m taking you back to ’80s hip hop and the best debut albums, in my opinion. If you like this kind of series, let me know. I also wrote a post on the best hip hop debut albums from the ’90s, go check that one out as well. Run-D.M.C.: Run-D.M.C. (1984) The first one […]

Tupac Shakur: “God Has Cursed Me To See What Life Should Be Like”

In 1994 Tupac had an interview with Ed Gordon, about legend’s conviction, ideals, and unapologetic stance. The award-winning journalist sat down with the rapper/actor/activist to dive into his ever-controversial persona. In the interview, Tupac defends the rap game, citing his peers as the ones responsible for bringing widespread attention to violence in the ghettos of […]

ELLA and PITR “Comme des fourmis”

ELLA & PITR, French duo, since 2007, are sharing their life and their artistic career together. After unexpected meeting in a street art fair they are rarely apart. They combine and share their love story and artistic adventure. Together they have painted walls, floors, and roofs all over the world displaying characters out of the ordinary such […]

New release for Old Skool Cap LX “Regrind” Pack – Vans

These days Vans all eyes are turned to the two new pairs of the Old Skool Cap LX featuring a plaid kaleidoscopic upper side. The sneakers take on the classic Old Skool aesthetic and update it with deluxe suede, leather and prime canvas in colors like pastel pink, blue and purple alongside yellow, brown, black, […]

BMX 40th Anniversary Collection

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Vans, the original action sports brand began supporting BMX in 1979, becoming the first brand to support the sport. To celebrate this milestone and the unsung impact BMX has had on youth culture ever since Vans presents the BMX 40th Anniversary Collection for men and women. The collection features a unique assortment of footwear and […]

Yo! MTV Raps: From beginning to end

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In 1988 the hip hop revolution began to be televised when MTV debuted Yo! MTV Raps Yo! MTV Raps (also known as Yo!) is a two-hour television music video program and the first hip hop music show on the network. It was MTV’s first large attempt at incorporating rap music videos into its format, enabling […]

Interview with the Polish Artist “NeSpoon”

The Polish Urban art scene is filled by an amazing artwork by a young Polish artist called NeSpoon. Her art is somewhere between urban art, poetry, architecture and painting. Her work exudes a subtle oriental perfume. I contacted her and she kindly agreed to answer my questions. Here’s her interview. Hi NeSpoon, great to meet […]

Abuse of the famous BIGGIE sweaters?!

These days in the eyes of the public is the B.I.G. debate about Coogi lawsuit in court with the NBA, Nike and New Era over the use of Biggie for branding purposes. Months after filing the lawsuit against the above-mentioned brands, the Australian brand Coogi is now on the defense for copying designs the brand has allegedly […]

“Street Art Belgrade” book by Aleksandar Djordjevic

The book “Street Art Belgrade” by Aleksandar Djordjevic (Belgrade Graffiti) was first time presented at the exhibition “Face Au Mur” that took place at the Serbian culture center in Paris a while back.The aim of the exhibition “Face au mur” and the book “Street art Belgrade” from which the artwork was exhibited was to present […]