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Tom Sachs And Nike: A Match Made In Outer Space

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Tom Sachs And Nike: A Match Made In Outer Space

Collaborating with Nike is a big deal. The most powerful footwear brand in the world? Sneakers that everyone collected and loved growing up? Yes, a collaboration with the Swoosh is certainly a milestone in almost any creator’s career. Then there’s Tom Sachs, whose “Mars Yard” sneaker has released twice, and blown off virtual shelves faster than you can say “Marvin the Martian” twice. What sets Sachs apart from other artists who have worked with Nike on a limited-edition shoe is that he’s not really into sneakers or sneaker collecting at all. He’s even gone so far as to state “We...

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Reading Material: 5 Great Street Culture Magazines That Belong On Your Bookshelf

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Reading Material: 5 Great Street Culture Magazines That Belong On Your Bookshelf

As long as street culture has been around, there have been artists who set out to document it. Some chose photography as their medium of communication. Some chose video. And some chose the written word.  Before the Internet was a thing and blogs like this one were all the rage, there were magazines. Most started from humble beginnings documenting a local scene, and some transcended that local scene and became authorities on any and all things related to the culture. Those magazines, and pride themselves on high-quality, well thought-out words and photographs. You can learn a lot about what's going...

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Kanye West's 10 Best Street Style Fits

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Kanye West's 10 Best Street Style Fits

  Happy 'Ye day.  The most influential and important artist of our generation turns 40 today. Ever since 2003, when his first studio album The College Dropout released, Kanye has never been far from the forefront of street culture. And of course, Ye's known for more than his music. His style and overall knowledge of fashion is second to none. He's turned heads at performances and award shows all over the world for the past decade-plus, no matter if he was rocking Polo, Givenchy, or his own YEEZY gear. Whatever he does is fresh and unique, and the industry tends...

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Lines // Kanye West Issue

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Lines // Kanye West Issue

  Lines is a series shining a spotlight on the songs and lyrics of our favorite artists. For this installment, we're focusing on Kanye West, the legendary Chicago emcee who just turned 40 today. Here's three of our favorite tracks. Can't Tell Me Nothing // Graduation    Few believed a pink polo wearing producer and wanna be rapper, from Chicago would become one of hip hop's most recognizable names. Two classic albums later, and a W in a legendary beef with 50 Cent,  his hip hop supremacy was cemented following the release of his 2007 album Graduation.  “Can’t Tell Me Nothing” was Kanye's  declaration...

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The Definitive Ranking of Every Supreme Photo Tee Ever

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The Definitive Ranking of Every Supreme Photo Tee Ever

There's nothing quite like a Supreme photo tee. Only one releases every year, and every year's release is different and unique. Since Supreme started making the tees in 2005, they've featured rockers, rappers, models and more ... and with the recent rumblings about Nas being the poster boy for this year's photo tee, we figured now was as good of a time as any to put together a list of every Supreme photo tee ever. And let's be clear: a photo tee features an original image that was shot by Supreme, specifically for Supreme. That's why you won't see tees like...

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