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Watch Dave Chappelle Talk About the 2016 Election in New Netflix Special Clip

Following on from a win of his first Emmy earlier this year Dave Chappelle has released a new clip from his impending Netflix special, Equanimity. The comedian talks about the 2016 election and, specifically, his issues (or lack thereof) with white people. He goes on to explain his feelings about that and, further down the line, […]

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Slam Jam & 424 Rework Alpha Industries Archive Pieces

Following the release of its exclusive all-black ROA boot, Slam Jam has now announced a collaboration with L.A.-based brand 424 and Alpha Industries. The three parties have come together to rework military pieces from Alpha Industries’ extensive archive, with graphics inspired by a weed killer called Agent Orange, which was used during the Vietnam War. […]

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KM20 Recruits 032c for Exclusive T-shirt Capsule

The latest exclusive capsule from Moscow’s KM20 — following on from releases from Off-White™, ALYX and 424 — sees the store work with Berlin magazine and brand 032c. The capsule celebrates the relationship between the two brands, with KM20 currently being the only 032c stockist in Russia. The exclusive capsule features a white short sleeve […]

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The adidas Prophere Is the Three Stripes’ Most Disruptive Design Yet

With an uncharacteristically bulky outersole, thick woven upper and a bold reinterpretation of the brand’s three stripes motif, the Prophere from adidas Originals stands out amongst the brand’s traditionally more lightweight sneaker designs. Launching in a single colorway but with more on the horizon – including a highly anticipated UNDEFEATED collaboration coming later this month – the Prophere […]

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ALYX Unveils Its Inaugural Range of Sleek Leather Goods

Expanding its offerings, the Matthew William-helmed label ALYX recently unveiled its first collection of sleek leather goods and wallets. The black heavy range of items is constructed with premium Italian pebbled and smooth leather accented by chrome zippers and lighter clip detailing. Comprised of wallets, zip pouches, clutch wallets and card holders, the inaugural collection […]

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adidas’ Future Looks Bright With Brand New “Kamanda” Silhouette

When looking back on 2017, adidas footwear was once again dominated by the various NMD and BOOST-enhanced silhouettes that hit the scene throughout the year in its various colorway drops and collaborative releases. With that said, adidas fans and sneakerheads in general recently caught a glimpse into the future of the Three Stripes brand with […]

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Fear of God Unveils Collection Inspired by JAY-Z’s ‘4:44’

Both Fear of God and JAY-Z have had pretty successful runs in 2017. Jerry Lorenzo’s popular brand continues to expand by the month, collaboration with Vans and selling out sneaker releases. JAY-Z’s latest studio album 4:44 has received universal acclaim, earning him GRAMMY nominations and increasing his already-robust net worth. Now, the two creative forces […]

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Eminem Teases “Walk on Water” Music Video Clip

After releasing his long-awaited studio album Revival and hosting a pop-up diner in Detroit aptly named “Mom’s Spaghetti,” rapper Eminem has just teased a clip from his upcoming music video for the single “Walk on Water” featuring Beyoncé. Posted to his social media account, the 30-second clip features the rapper surrounded by his clones — […]

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Vetements Spring/Summer 2018 First Drop Is Available Now

Following up with weeks of teasers, Vetements recently released the first drop for its highly-anticipated, collaboration-filled Spring/Summer 2018 collection. The latest seasonal range was originally unveiled earlier this year via an unorthodox lookbook that highlighted people of all creeds, colors and walks of life. Vetements Spring/Summer 2018 collection continues the labels expression of exaggerated silhouettes and […]

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Mark Zuckerberg Takes Home 2017 “Misinformer of the Year” Award

Much has been said and written about Mark Zuckerberg over the past year, from his financial standing to his Harvard commencement speech, right on down to what he wears. However, 2017 is also the year Facebook’s founder takes home “Misinformer of the Year” honors. According to Media Matters for America, a nonprofit organization whose operation […]

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nonnative & B Jirushi Yoshida Drop Capsule Collection for Fall/Winter

nonnative has enjoyed a monumental fall/winter season having already launched collaborative projects alongside such names as KITH, adidas, Pilgrim Surf+Supply and others. The Japanese streetwear imprint has since joined forces with BEAMS and Yoshida Kaban’s offshoot line, B Jirushi Yoshida, on a new seasonal lineup. The capsule collection brings to the table an assortment of casual […]

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