Director Mami Sunada takes us inside Japan’s beloved Studio Ghibli for her acclaimed documentary The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness. Over the course of one year, Sunada followed Ghibli’s three masterminds–directors Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata, and producer Toshio Suzuki–at work with their stalwart crew, capturing their hectic schedule to complete Miyazaki’s final feature The Wind Rises, as well as Takahata’s The Tale of The Princess [...]
All things aside, Manny Santiago shreds. Criminally overlooked in favor of skaters with other sponsorship situations, Manny’s brand of hammer-dropping ...
Creative Director Rishi Kaneria has put together a supercut of Stanley Kubrick‘s films to examine his use of the color ...
Filed under: Hyundai, Kia, Earnings/Financials Hyundai and Kia are on a sales charge in 2014, and parent company Hyundai Motor ...
After unveiling its collaboration with Berlin-based retailer Solebox just last week, adidas‘ Consortium contingency works with Australian boutique Highs and ...
Black Friday isn’t for everybody, but if you’re brave enough to join the masses of shoppers in the great spree ...
Both of the larger sizes of your favorite budget sound bar are at their lowest prices ever. Read more… Continue ...
Filed under: Spy Photos, Sedan, BMW, Luxury The next BMW 7 Series looks to be leading a rather dramatic change ...
Innovative “poster size, less-is-more, full-color, no binding, soft-fold publication,” SNEEZE, has once again initiated the ever-present influence of contemporary art ...
Japanese retailer NEPENTHES presents “Spirit of Place” for the latest installment of its “Remix” online editorial series. Directed and styled by Yohei Usami, the 2014 fall/winter editorial’s quirky yet dapper outfits are complimented by stunning scenic portrait and landscape photographs. Interesting combinations are seen in this photo set, such as silk scarf with corduroy jacket, funky [...]
Google has taken over the largest digital screen in North America. You can see it right now in Times Square. The screen is more than 25,000 square feet in size. It is eight stories tall and takes up the whole length from 45th to 46th Street. Want to see it in action? We go eyes-on [...]
Filed under: LA Auto Show, Hybrid, Etc., Technology, BMW, Toyota, Electric We’re set to record Autoblog Podcast #407 this evening. Check out the topics below or drop us your questions and comments via the Q&A module. And don’t forget to subscribe to the Autoblog Podcast in iTunes if you haven’t already done so. To take [...]
The music video for the ending credits song for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies looks back at the two Lord of the Rings trilogies, including scenes from their filming. Actor Phil Boyd (Pippin) performed and co-wrote the song. Hat Tip Link Link 2 Price: $1.29 Continue Reading from the Source
Daniel Arsham‘s Snarkitecture has teamed up with Dandelion Chocolate for an edible project that is bound to sweeten up your day. The “Break Bar” is two nested bars of 70% Belize chocolate, with five of the 500 limited edition bars including a “White Ticket” which redeem one of five gypsum sculptures of the snack. Priced [...]
Remember that fancy new feature that allows you to search every tweet ever posted that Twitter announced last week? Well if you’re one of the many users of third-party Twitter apps, prepare to be disappointed: Twitter’s new search API won’t be open to third-party clients, much to the frustration of developers. Continue Reading from the [...]
The iconic Converse Jack Purcell receives a tasteful update this F/W 2014 in a Nougat and rusty colorway. Entitled as the Jack Purcell Split Tongue, it refers to the dual-material tongue utilized on the model, as the silhouette is comprised of a rust-colored leather throughout its upper, while supplemented with a crisp white vulcanized sole [...]
Last week we asked for your worst stories of accidentally hitting Reply All , those horrible moments when you realize that the thing you meant to send one person just went out to the whole office (or company, or family reunion thread, or other group of people containing at least one person who is going [...]
Though announcements of other artists-turned-creatives have filled news feeds last week, Beyoncé’s current resurgence is completely undeniable. After releasing two new tracks and a music video last week, the prolific pop icon has launched a new “Platinum” edition of her award-winning self-titled fifth album. Released as a four-disc box set, this special commemoration includes: two CDs, [...]
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Skrillex and Diplo continue to build hype around their Jack U project following up the monumental 2 hour BBC mix just a few weeks ago. The guys are back with an hour long mix for LA's Power 106 program Big Boy's Playground to add to the collection. The mix has a definite hip-hop focus which makes sense considering where it was [...]
Los Angeles based producer Mord Fustang is set to release his long awaited debut studio album 9999 in 1 on January 20, 2015 and today we have the latest single from it. Blending disco with electro and a splash of glitch hop, "Pop" is full of catchy melodies and different influences; making it hard to truly put a label on it. [...]
It’s just about that time! The Nike KD 7 Lifestyle “Multi Color” will be landing at select Nike retailers tomorrow, which plenty of sneakerheads have been waiting for. The Nike KD 7 Lifestyle silhouette has worked a number of makeups, but it seem as though the “Multi Color” rendition has gotten along the best. But there’s no [...]
Filed under: Sedan, Maybach, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury Mercedes-Benz officially revived the Maybach name as a sub-brand with the reveal of the luxed-up S600 at the LA Auto Show last week, but that’s only the tip of the proverbial iceberg when it comes to the German automaker’s new plans for its uber-prestige marque. Motor Trend reports that [...]
Even though a towel can easily take care of smaller spills, a bigger spill will have you spreading the liquid around. A little bit of flour can absorb the liquid and make the spill much easier to contain. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
Nike has unveiled the latest iteration of its highly coveted Roshe Run silhouette. This time around, the running shoe receives a new leather and suede upper in an autumn-friendly brown colorway, sitting atop a cushy midsole. The shoe also features Nike’s trademark Swoosh in gold and extra padding for better insulation, perfect for the colder seasons. [...]
We are just a few short days away from the release of the Premier x Nike SB Dunk High “Northern Lights” and Premier blessed us with official images of the Dunk High to get the SB heads even more excited. With the recent release of the Dunk Low this past week, the anticipation has risen [...]
We all know and love the goofy plastic potato known as Mr. Potato Head. But did you know that the toy originally involved sticking plastic facial features with spiky ends into a real potato? Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
The first two minutes of 3LAU HAUS #30 are hella dope as 3LAU mashes and samples some of 2014’s hottest tracks. If this doesn’t have “pregame” written all over it, then I don’t know what does. Free download below and tracklist after the jump! Free Download: