Although Johnny Flynn is perhaps better known as a musician—on Monday, he released his fourth album, Sillion , via Transgressive Records—he always intended to become an actor.
Fyre Festival , organized by rapper Ja Rule and company, was supposed to have its inaugural launch this weekend in Exumas, Bahamas. Tickets costed between $4,000 to $12,000 USD, which included a flight to Miami, private villas to stay in, as well as performances from the likes of G.O.O.D.
Seemingly out of nowhere, Nintendo has just announced another gaming console, the new 2DS XL. As the name suggests, the console takes cues from the Nintendo 3DS with a C-stick, Amiibo-compatible NFC reader, and extra processing power, while removing the display’s 3D functionality. The Nintendo 2DS XL will go on sale on July 28 for a retail price of $150 USD.
Tame Impala has called out a Chinese milk company for recreating a version of his song ” The Less I Know The Better ” for their new commercial. Band mastermind Kevin Parker took to Instagram to post the ad, captioned with: “I mean COME ON guys at least put some effort in
Johnny Jeana: Portrait of a Tokyo Rockabilly London-based director James Partridge talks about his latest film, a profile of Japanese rockabilly bright light Johnny Jeana: “One of Tokyo’s last Rockabillies, Johnny Jeana keeps ’50s Americana alive in the heart of the city. In this film, we delve into Japan’s Rockabilly culture and Johnny’s dreams of superstardom
To Accompany Something Invisible is an exhibition featuring installation boxes by Brooklyn-based artist Swoon on view at Allouche Gallery in the Meatpacking District. This show marks the first time that the more personal, process elements of Swoon’s work, such as prep sketches and preliminary paper cutouts, will be displayed publicly.
San Francisco’s Letterform Archive, who we visited for the May issue of the magazine, is currently running a Kickstarter for a new book on design pioneeer William Addison Dwiggins. Dwiggins was among the most influential and innovative designers of the early twentieth century.
We were revisiting the work of artist Marion Fayolle and came across a lovely series of illustrations she did for a philosophical novel titled “In Search of His Soul.”
Our friends at ONLY NY has just released a Spring/Summer 2017 collection from their sub-line, Stanton Street Sports, featuring photography by Berlin-based Roberto Brundo.
There are many ways to become a band, as South London four-piece Inheaven proved some three years ago.
For the Iranian-Dutch singer-songwriter, boundaries in her life and art are meant to be broken.
visvim has released four colorways of its classic footwear silhouette, the MALISEET SHAMAN-FOLK.
Just a few weeks after J. Cole once again went platinum without any features , one rising rapper is trying to knock him down a peg
Famed Japanese street fashion brand BAPE has teamed up with camping aficionados HELINOX on the pair’s first ever outing together. The collection of innovative and functional HELINOX outdoor furnishings — which was teased earlier this month by BAPE — includes the Chair One, Table One, Chair Mini and the urban styled All Way Square bag. Unfortunately, the tent will not be released
Thrasher has unveiled Luan Oliveira ‘s “Week Long Cruise” part. Created within the span of a week, the talented skater’s “Week Long Cruise” vignette serves as a prime example of why major companies like Nike have showcased his skills for similar videos .
Coach Jim Harbaugh and the University of Michigan Wolverines presented Pope Francis with a team helmet and exclusive Air Jordan 5 PEs during their trip to Vatican City today. The classic UMich helmet had Italian and American flags on the back while the sneakers featured the team’s “M” logo in yellow on the lower lateral heel of the all-navy upper with yellow tongue.
Ah, the early-’00s, a time when the top-charting musical releases included gems like Destiny’s Child’s “Bootylicious” and Sisq
After getting co-signed by Tyler, The Creator and spending most of the year recording his LP, 18-year-old songwriter Rex Orange County officially releases his debut album today, Apricot Princess . 10-tracks deep, the album projects a nice summery vibe for these warmer months ahead.
“This is going to sound wanky,” says Max Minghella over the phone from Los Angeles, “but I really love stories about women.”
As the conversation concerning the omission of artists of color from the mainstream canon grows ever more impassioned, a new exhibition opening this month at the Brooklyn Museum offers a welcome, much-needed corrective.