Issues, Lifestyle

Editor’s Note: I’ll See Y’all Later

  I’m really not one for goodbyes. And frankly, who among us really is? The feeling of finality in a goodbye is scary, really.  It’s an inescapable closure. The extra syllable in ‘good’ brings about a formality and completeness that’s saved exclusively for breakups, deaths, and all other somber resolutions. Think about it – when was the […]

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Emcee, New Music, Video

Peep This: ILOVEMAKONNEN – Live For Real

ILOVEMAKONNEN is a staple in a lot of our turn up playlists – fact. With his latest video for “Live For Real,” you can bet that this joint is another one to add. Featuring Makonnen getting his light Ruff Ryder vibe on through the streets of Los Angeles, the visuals for “Live For Real” really […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle

FILA Introduces “Pavement” Heritage Pack

FILA’s successful Heritage releases have always drummed up some good attention on the strength of good old nostalgia and engaging updates on their line of classics. This spring season, their “Pavement” pack is taking on the same cues of success, offering us contemporary takes on their M-Squad and Original Tennis models. The M-Squad takes on […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Streetwear

Style Profile: Mali Nicole

Watts, CA stand up! Mali Nicole is putting on for the city in more ways than one, whether it be through her burgeoning R&B career or letting her fashion sense dictate the moves of her new Central Ave Apparel line. We recently caught up with Mali Nicole, and with her evident passion for style, knew […]

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Fashion, Streetwear

Diamond Supply Co. x Travis Scott Collection

Diamond Supply Co. has linked up with La Flame himself, Travis Scott, to release a capsule collection releasing tomorrow, February 20th, at PacSun retailiers. The collection is designed by Scott and feature pieces that will also be available exclusively at diamondsupplyco.com and at Diamond Supply stores in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York, starting […]

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Emcee, New Music

Jam On It: J Dilla – The Introduction

  The sirens you’re hearing go off in your head is the unofficial new Dilla shit alert, only alerting us when Detroit’s highness has some new new on deck. This time, we’re gifted with “The Introduction,” premiered by none other than Nas himself on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 Radio Show this morning. Featuring longtime Jay Dee […]

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New Music, Video

Peep This: Majid Jordan – Learn From Each Other

Toronto has garnered quite a reputation for itself in churning out a few musical charmers, what with their Pied Piper, Drake, leading the way for the better part of the decade now. Since then, the T Dot has borne pseudo-crooners of the same ilk in PARTYNEXTDOOR, Tory Lanez, and Majid Jordan. The latter of which […]

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Lifestyle

Editor’s Note: My Dilla Story

  In honor of February being Dilla Month, I’ve got my own Dilla related story to contribute: Let’s take a little trip back in time to my 16 year old self. It’s the summer of 2000, right around the height of my backpacker phase. No, not the Patagonia rocking, Clif Bar stashing, trailblazing type. What I’m […]

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New Music, Video

Peep This: Daye Jack ft. Killer Mike – Hands Up

The dialogue regarding police brutality and race relations in this country is on-going and a crucial conversation to be had to create any semblance of peace and understanding for all parties involved. A few months ago, Daye Jack joined this poignant discussion by debuting his take on the situation through the song, “Hands Up,” featuring noted […]

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Fashion, Lookbook, Streetwear

WeMadeItNY’s Capsule I Dropping Soon

Why trust a groundhog today to forecast your weather when your local meteorologist AND mobile app can’t even do the same? Whether it be an extended winter or a spring soon to be on deck, having a fresh wardrobe to help you transition between the seasons is  a major key. Thankfully, WeMadeItNY has got your back with […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Lookbook, Streetwear

A Guide to SoCal Winters with Timberland

Blizzards, snow storms and varied forms of typical winter weather have made their presence known throughout the rest of the country lately, causing all affected to collectively shake their fists in the air at the ferocity with which it has struck. Meanwhile, out here in Southern California, a crisp 60-something degrees has locals reaching for their […]

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Fashion, Lookbook, Streetwear

One Dime Time: The Latest From Rustic Dime

Los Angeles based Rustic Dime has got some new offerings this season and have stepped up their level of design and style, making sure to live up to their penchant for quality denim and pants, “One Dime At A Time.” With unique takes on the biker denim style and distressed denim, while also boasting new […]

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