Fashion, Lookbook

Publish Brand Does Basics Right With New Mono Capsule Collection

Publish Brand recently added a fourth installment to their MONO capsule series and judging from the lookbook this is going to appeal to their loyal fans. The sports-driven collection is comprised of 45 new pieces ranging from jackets to shorts and the main colors have been softened, staying with natural, navy and black hues. The California-based […]

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Emcee, Media, New Music, Video

Peep This: Vince Staples – Lift Me Up

Long Beach, CA spitter Vince Staples offers up a crazy visual for “Lift Me Up,” from his 2015 album Summertime ’06. Clearly, we need to give this dude a Video Of The Year award already, or at least a recognition with equal value. The dude has consistently put out some of the best videos that touch base on […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Streetwear

Style Profile: Rap Sarmiento

An unpopular Bay Area stigma is that residents tend to be slackin’ on the fashion front, yet that couldn’t be further from the truth. True, Northern California may be on a different kind of tip than its Southern counterparts, but where Los Angeles may be purveyors of fashion that exists on trend, the Bay Area […]

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DJ, Media

Get To Know Soulection’s LAKIM

  East Coast publication, Mass Appeal, attended the recent Afropunk Festival held in Brooklyn, New York City. Somehow they managed to get a mix and an interview from LAKIM, a DJ and producer hailing from the West Coast based Soulection crew. We find out that he is a Star Wars enthusiast, his family are also […]

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Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Lookbook, Media, Streetwear

Rocksmith and Diamond Supply Co. Collab on “Superior Sight & Sound”

You’ll often find certain streetwear brands collaborating together more than once. It simply makes sense when their fan base overlaps and the products are well designed. This collection marks the second collaboration from East Coast streetwear king, Rocksmith, and the West Coast equivalent, Diamond Supply Co. “Superior Sight & Sound” takes its cues from the […]

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Emcee, Media, Video

Peep This: YG “My Krazy Life” Documentary Trailer

Yung gunna YG (foh-hunniiiid!) dropped debut studio project “My Krazy Life,” and has received rave reviews for the 14-track depiction in a day of the life of the Bompton native. Being hailed in comparison to “The Chronic,” and “good kid, m.A.A.d City”  is no joke, with music blogs touting the kid to hit ranks within […]

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Emcee, Media

The Friday Five

The Respect The West party thrown earlier this week most definitely influenced the vibe that this week’s Friday Five is putting out.  So whether you’re on one or ten, have confidence in the ability of the left coast contributors to make you feel some type of way.  Click through to activate the only five tracks […]

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DJ, Emcee, Media

Jam On It: Snoop Dogg & Dam-Funk – Faden Away

Forget that Fall season is upon us, because perpetual proprietors of the G-Funk establishment, Snoop Lion Dogg and Dam-Funk, have just put out a track that’s just dripping in so much top-down-sun-shinin’-pourin’-up vibes, that you’d swear we were in the middle of July still.  A match that we should have seen coming, the Doggfather and […]

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Emcee, Events, Lifestyle

Warren G and a Glass of Moscato

Ever since Drizzy Drake rapped, “It’s a celebration, clap-clap, bravo.  Lobster and shrimp and a glass of moscato.”, on Trey Songz’ hit “I Invented Sex”, the sweet Italian dessert wine hit the mainstream and never looked back.  Like really, that one line had thirsty dudes all over climbing over themselves at BevMo trying to snag […]

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Beat Swap Meet

This Sunday December 9th, Chinatown in Los Angeles will be getting a dose of musical remedy. With the current weather putting everyone in an indoor mood, it’s about time we step out and the enjoy the great outdoors…inside the city, of course. Beat Swap Meet is here to provide everyone with a day full of […]

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