Emcee, Lifestyle

Ja Rule Lost His Chance on Fast & Furious Sequels

As you speed past the highways and drift into the theater parking lot hoping you didn’t miss the 8pm time slot for Furious 7, let’s slow down and reminisce on the first movie from the franchise. The Fast and The Furious had it’s opening weekend on June 2001…almost 14 years ago! Hopefully some of you […]

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Events, Lifestyle

RECAP: PlayBack 3/26/15

Last Thursday at Yojie Japanese Fondue in Downtown Los Angeles brought out the kind of vibe that takes you back to the good ‘ol days when Aaliyah, Brandy, Missy and Ashanti ruled the airwaves. With DJ’s ReachHard and ET spinning that good good, PlayBack was definitely in full effect. What transpired throughout the night was […]

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DJ, Events

The 5th Element Magazine Presents: PlayBack

Next Thursday, we’ve got something dope for you to get into: PlayBack. Mark your calendars for March 26th and come through to Yojie Japanese Fondue in Downtown Los Angeles to ride a fat wave of nostalgia back to when Missy, Aaliyah, Brandy, Ja Rule, Ashanti and Nelly dominated the airwaves. We’ve got DJs ReachHard and ET […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Lifestyle

Brick & Mortar: Seven Points

For a pocket in Downtown LA known as the Fashion District, it’s definitely surprising that there’s a definite lack of retail outlets for the modern, stylish and on-trend man to indulge their sartorial senses in. Thankfully, an oasis for this market appeared in the form of Seven Points, a retail space that houses everything from […]

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Graffiti Arts, Video

Summoners War: Street Level Up

Fans of Melbourne-based street artist Meggs, will be glad to know that he’s recently cooked up some madness by way of a massive mural in Los Angeles’ Arts District. The 2,000 square foot canvas served as Meggs’ office setup for the marathon painting session that resulted in a monstrous eyegasm depicting well-known characters from the […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Streetwear

Style Profile: Goob Jonze

Being a man of tremendous style is what immediately strikes you upon meeting Goob Jonze.  After photographing him several times at industry trade shows, I finally got a chance to personally link up with Goob to get more insights into who he was beyond the fresh fits and laid back demeanor.  Delving into more of […]

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Events, Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Streetwear

RECAP: Hennessy V.S Presents – Simple Is Perfect Capsule Collection Launch

Hennessy V.S and stylist to sports stars, Brandon Williams, knew how to gather LA’s most fashionable crowd on a Friday.  Celebrating the launch of his “Simple Is Perfect” capsule collection, Williams had the aid of team Hennessy to throw a function that brought out plenty notables and steezy individuals to Downtown LA’s Austere.  Besides some choice […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Streetwear

An Educated Dress: Rustic Dime

An Educated Dress is The 5th Element’s visual slant on the seasonal offerings of various brands.  Our intention is to give our stylistic interpretation and assessment on styles that we feel heads should take notice of.  On this edition, we certified our affiliation to Team Cozy with Rustic Dime’s latest Fall 2014 collection.

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Events, Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle

RECAP: Happy Socks x Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg and Happy Socks presented their 2014 Holiday Campaign showcasing entertainment icon Snoop Dogg’s exploration into a new artistic medium called “The Art of Inspiration”. The event took place at Austere, a Scandinavian space for innovation and design in Downtown Los Angeles. Attendees enjoyed a live set by DJ Snoopadelic, Happy Socks gifts and […]

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DJ, Events, Fashion Lifestyle

The Good Company One Year Anniversary Bash

Originally started during the prime of the DTLA Art Walk, the goal of Good Company was to have the top creative professionals link with other like-minded individuals, blurring the lines that separate them through a collective interest in art, music, dance, fashion, and more.  As a result, the party has turned out to be a […]

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Events, Lifestyle

The 5th Element Magazine & TrakLife Radio Present: reFresh

Get ready to flip your mundane Thursday night from a swagless Steve Urkel status to a leveled up Stefan Urquelle situation by coming through to reFresh!  In partnership with the fam over at TrakLife Radio we will be throwing the freshest 90’s themed party that’s guaranteed to have all in attendance catching the feels of […]

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Emcee, Fashion Lifestyle

See You Monday X Snoop Dogg

Inspired by DTLA, See You Monday is a clothing line that definitely makes a statement. In LA, all you can do is try to stand out in a sea of basics, and See You Monday makes sure that the ladies in its clothing are bold. See You Monday has a lot more plant life on […]

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