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Category ‚Music‘

Black Dave | Rap N’ Skate

21 November 2013, 13.41 | Posted in Music, Skateboarding, videos | 1 comment »

You don’t have to be the biggest fan of Black Dave’s music but you do have to respect his hustle. Like his anthem says, “All I do is rap / All I do is skate” and he’s not lying, you can be sure to find him anywhere in NYC that has either crackin.

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Bad Brains x Arnette | Uncommon Projects Collection

13 November 2013, 11.59 | Posted in collabs, goggles, Music, sunglasses | 2 comments »

Arnette Bad Brains combo Bad Brains x Arnette | Uncommon Projects Collection
You have to give it to Arnette, they really nailed it this year with their music collabs. First Slayer, and now Bad Brains?! Somebody is doing some good shit over there. Both the Arnette x Bad Brains Dropout sunglasses and Skylight goggle are available in super limited quantities now.

TheGoodLife! x Coal Ambassadors | Ian Longwell

05 November 2013, 13.39 | Posted in hats, lifestyle, Music, videos | 1 comment »

From morning acai bowls with his model girlfriend to afternoon jam session on his Theremin, Santigold drummer Ian Longwell is definitely living the good life. That’s why’s he’s perfect to cap off TheGoodLife! x Coal’s Ambassador Program. Check out the complete campaign here.

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Fredo Santana feat. Kendrick Lamar | Jealous

01 November 2013, 13.41 | Posted in Music | 1 comment »

There isn’t an official video yet but Fredo Santana’s new joint with Kendrick Lamar is too hot not to share. This song is the perfect collision of two hip hop movements on either sides of the spectrum, Kendrick goes ham and the beat is ridiculous. We’re gonna ride out to this all weekend!

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HD | Know Us

18 October 2013, 09.19 | Posted in Music, videos | 26 comments »

Famed skate videographer and Radcollector fam RB Umali lent his directorial talents for the first video from young Brooklyn rapper HD’s new mixtape, whose lively flow and real hip hop energy make “Know Us” a bona fide head nodder. Download “Stepping Into Tomorrow” at DatPiff.

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adidas Originals x Operator Emz | Pro Model 80s

15 October 2013, 14.45 | Posted in collabs, Music, Sneakers | 138 comments »

For Air Force 1’s there’s Clark Kent, for adidas Superstars and Pro Model 80’s there’s Operator Emz. The famed DJ and Producer from Harlem was recently invited as one of the world’s top connoseurs of the brand with the three stripes to create his own version of the Pro Model 80’s. Check out his inspiration above. The adidas Originals x Operator Emz drops next week at Radio Miss Lily’s in NYC.

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DC x WuTang

15 October 2013, 12.05 | Posted in collabs, Music, Skateboarding, Sneakers | 5 comments »

Wu Tang x DC DC x WuTang
We’ve been hearing rumors about this project for a minute but today we get visual confirmation on the upcoming DC x WuTang collabo. Dropping to coincide with the Wu’s 20th anniversary, it’s definitely curious as to why Wu went with DC over any other brand but we shall soon see why. Stay tuned for more.

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Arnette x Slayer | Uncommon Projects Collection

15 October 2013, 10.54 | Posted in collabs, goggles, Music, sunglasses | No comments »

Arnette Slayer goggles sunglasses Arnette x Slayer | Uncommon Projects Collection
Slayer fans worldwide mourned the untimely death of Jeff Hanneman this past May but like anything larger than life, the band and Jeff’s spirit lives on. In that vein we’re going to be proud to rock a pair of these Arnette Skylight snow goggles while shredding to Slayer this winter. The Arnette x Slayer Uncommon Projects collection also includes Witch Doctor sunglasses, Series 3MX moto goggles and ships to Arnete dealers in extemely limited quantities next month.

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Flatbush Zombies “Death” Video

09 October 2013, 09.52 | Posted in Music, videos | 1 comment »

Beast Coast hip hop resuscitators Flatbush Zombies took it out to the sticks for their new video “Death.” Peep Erick Arc Elliott, Meech and Juice take it from Brooklyn Zoo to Brooklyn Farm in this Tone and Vinny Piccone production. Enjoy.

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Riot Fest Chicago 2013

30 September 2013, 09.40 | Posted in Music, photography | 1 comment »

RC THUMB Riot Fest Chicago 2013
Dirty Dirty Kid is not afraid to hop in a car and drive halfway across the country with nowhere to stay to shoot GWAR with a disposable because the punk ass Riot Fest PR team didn’t get back to him about a press pass. That’s dedication. Peep all the photos on his column.

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