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MUSIC: Implodes’ Recurring Dream

Heavy, mesmerizing, and almost darkly ethereal, the music of Chicago-hailing band Implodes enthralls the listener in the way only experimental rock can. The band’s droning and psychedelic progressions heighten from simplistic noise all the way into a dripping, processed, and [...]

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GOLD MOTEL: Reviving Vintage, 60’s-Tinged Pop

“Grew up overnight and left in broad daylight” sings lead vocalist and keyboardist Greta Morgan of Gold Motel – a statement that aptly epitomizes her band’s musical growth. The Chicago-based indie-pop band originally began as a side project for Morgan [...]

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THE LONG AND SHORT OF IT

I have never been a bathing suit person (hello, body insecurities), but I’ve always loved a good pair of shorts for spring and summer. Unfortunately, it’s not always appropriate to frolic about in the pastel frayed booty shorts resplendent in [...]

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ART: EDGAR LEISSING

Look at the collection of pictures and take notice of something. There are multiple optical constants. The expressions of the faces remain masculine with the dramatic wrinkle lines of the forehead and the arch of the nose. Of course there [...]

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DTROTBOT- NYC Experimental Brain Children

DTROTBOT is an obscurely tasteful rock band from Brooklyn, NY. They walk on a musical tight rope by risking the right to be incredibly unique by exposing listeners to an eclectic mixed bag of individual sound effects and whimsical lyrics. [...]

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MATT SHADETEK’S “THE EMPIRE NEVER ENDED”

  In a society where new and notable musical innovations are at our fingertips, electronic dance music, hip-hop beats, and pop synthesizers have become popular culture’s mainstream sounds. Because of the music industry’s obsession with new genres, subgenres, and definitions [...]

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HUF 2013 F**CK IT SHOES

HUF has just dropped the second delivery of their 2013 Spring Footwear Collection. New Pepper Pro colorways in this delivery, as well as a release of the Genuine “F**k It” repeat print and the Mateo in a “Plantlife” repeat print. [...]

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CHRISTIAN MAYCHACK ART

CHRISTIAN MAYCHACK ART

Brooklyn-based artist Christian Maychack creates attention-grabbing art with organic parts that make for unusual display pieces. Aside from earning several fellowship and residencies, as well as participating in group and solo exhibits, he’s….

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Nike Basketball’s Easter Collection

With Easter soon approaching, Nike Basketball has released an Easter inspired footwear collection for flagship athletes Lebron James, Kobe Bryant, and Kevin Durant. To symbolize the act of dyeing Easter eggs…

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Maiden Noir- Spring/Summer 2013 Lookbook

Don’t let the name fool you because Maiden Noir’s Spring/Summer 2013 lookbook is anything but dark. This new line has a full collection of shorts, shirts, sweaters and more. You can look forward to floral print tops….

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