Fabolous – There Is No Competition 2 (The Funeral Service) (Mixtape)

The Fabolous “There is no competition 2″ mixtape is finally available. It seems it took enough time for this to be released. Listen to it below or download.

01. The Wake
02. I’m Raw
03. Body Ya
04. Hard Feat. Kobe, Paul Cain & LA The Darkman
05. Oh Let’s Do It
06. Suicide 2 Feat. Paul Cain & Freck Billionaire
07. It’s Goin’ Down Feat. Freck Billionaire
08. Roger That Feat. Freck Billionaire
09. Love Come Down
10. Popular Demand Feat. Paul Cain
11. Mr. R.I.P
12. Body Bag Feat. Cam’ron & Vado
13. Beamer, Benz, or Bentley Feat. Lloyd Banks Juelz Santana
14. For The Money Feat. Nicki Minaj
15. Tonight Feat. Red Cafe
16. All The Way Turnt Up Feat. Trey Songz
17. Say Somethin’ Nigga
18. Funeral Service Music Feat. Kobe, Paul Cain, Red Cafe & Willie The Kid
19. Bring Death To Em’
20. Exhibit F

DOWNLOAD: Fabolous – There Is No Competition (The Funeral Service) | Usershare

Nike Air Griffey Max GD II Black/Varsity Red March 2010

The Nike Air Griffey Max GD II is seeing a renaissance this year and we see it in a black and varsity red colorway. The sneaker is a mid-cut trainer/baseball shoe that features a full-length Air Unit and sleek upper design given by the minimalistic swooshes and 5-dot markings that were prevalent in late-90’s early 00’s Nike shoes. The Nike Air Griffey Max GD II will be available this month at Nike retailers.

Mayer Hawthorne – “Thin Moon”

Mayer Hawthorne
Mayer Hawthorne and Stones Throw finally release Mayer’s cover of James Pants “Thin Moon.” Stones Throw has also pressed a small number of these on 45 which will be giving away to the first couple hundred people that show up at their March 17th event 45 Live at SXSW (a collaboration with Converse & Wax Poetics). Also, a quick reminder, Mayer Hawthorne and Nikki Jean are going on tour together. Check out all the tour dates here.


Mayer Hawthorne – “Thin Moon” [Right Click Save-As]
James Pants – “Thin Moon” [Right Click Save-As]

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HUF Spring 2010 Lookbook

Skate shop HUF releases images for its Spring 2010 Lookbook. The store, which has been in existence in 2002, launched its clothing brand in 2008 and has tirelessy worked to ensure that each drop had quality materials and styles.
This season, the collection will features items such as the varsity jacket, plaid shirts, striped zip-up hoodies, tee shirts and quality denim. The Spring 1 Lookbook is shot by photographer Brian Kelley and takes place in a crowded city flanked speckled with skyscrapers. Check out the lookbook and the current collection as most pieces are already available for purchase at HUF stores.
Source: HUF

PF Flyers Introduces the Box Cut Center Hi

New for spring 2010, the everlasting modernism of PF Flyers’ 1953 Center Hi finds a new way of expression in the innovative Box Cut Center Hi. With a unique contrast-layered upper, which can be worn up or folded down, the angular reveal creates a pop of color to the basic background of the shoe. When the Hi top is worn up, the layered ankle panels reveal an angular pennant of color. Fold down the top layer of panels for fresh two-tone styling and lacing possibilities.

The Box Cut Center Hi features modern details including ballistic nylon fabrics, arc toecap counterpoint classic canvas, archival diamond tread and true Posture Foundation soles.

Available in ballistic nylon in grey/orange angular reveal, beige/red angular reveal and navy canvas/yellow angular reveal at Zappos.com (MSRP: $75.00).

Black Apple by Public School

Introducing the debut collection of Black Apple, a new brand brought to you by the creators of Public School. The collection features a heavy punk reference, both in music and style, as well as an emphasis on attitude and rebellion. Black Apple features a lower price point with a broader distribution than Public School, and will be available nationwide at Urban Outfitters, Metropark and more stores, soon to be announced. Prices range from $32 T-shirts to $169 wool coats to $68 woven shirts to $89 knit tops to $138 PU leather jackets. Here we take a look at the Autumn/Winter ’10 collection shot by Jared Ryder.

Snoop Dogg x Upper Playground

Upper Playground has produced a t-shirt in collaboration with Snoop Dogg to celebrate his show at the historic Fillmore Auditorium on March 3rd, 2010. For the San Francisco stop, Snoop has teamed up with Upper Playground and San Francisco based artist, Jeremy Fish, to create a t-shirt for Snoop’s current tour in support of his upcoming record, “More Malice.”

A limited number of tees will be available at The Fillmore (1805 Geary Boulevard San Francisco, CA 94115) the night of the show, and down the street from The Fillmore at the Upper Playground San Francisco location (220 Fillmore Street San Francisco CA 94117). The rest of the production of t-shirts will be available on the Upper Playground online store.

AIME – “When its Cold Outside…” EP

Here it is Ladies and Gentlemen.  “When it is cold outside…” has arrived from Temple University’s own Aime. This is Aime’s 8 Track EP written during and inspired by the Winter of 2009/2010. The EP features production by Paul Beats, Dcypher, and Dannie Phantom.  “Cold Outside” is a short compilation that takes a different route from Aime’s sophomore mixtape “Class Act”  tinyurl.com/aimeclassact .

Download Aime’s “When its Cold Outside…” Here  http://tinyurl.com/aimeWICO.

Young & Reckless Pop Up Shop at Diamond Supply Co.

In addition to the limited edition collaboration tee with Diaomond Supply Co., streetwear brand Young and Reckless has opened up a pop up shop at the Diamond Supply Co. storefront in Los Angeles in the Fairfax District that will remain open until March 12, 2010. The pop up shop features exclusive Young & Reckless garments not available in any stores such as cardigans, military jackets, track jackets, flannels and the Young & Reckless x Diamond Supply Co. tee in all black.

To kick off the opening of the pop up store and to celebrate their “Skate 2 Death” collaboration tee, Young & Reckless threw a launch party at the Diamond Supply Store last week hosted by Nick Diamond and the whole cast of the Fantasy Factory including Drama, Rob Dyrdek, Chanel, and Jeremy Larner. The MTV Fantasy factory camera crew was also in the house to document the event and all of the star studded attendees such as Chad Ocho Cinco and Jordan Palmer from the Cincinatti Bengals, Justin Fargas from the Oakland Raiders, Angela Simmons, skateboarder Torey Pudwill, the Alchemist and of course Ben Baller. The party was a huge success with the help of drinks provided by Ciroc Vodka, Ty-Ku Sake, and Vita-Coco Coconut water and DJ Politik on the decks.

Young & Reckless Pop Up Shop
507 N. Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036

M-Sat 11am – 7pm
Sun 12pm – 6pm

Ardentees Spring 2010

Today we take a look at a new company, Ardentees. Ardentees is an intriguing visual exploration of the symbiotic relation between fashion and art. The brand aims to bring to you the creative brainchild of the most exciting and promising artists on a wearable canvas. Ardentees will usher in 9 new collectible tee-shirt designs with the debut of its first collection, HOLLER! HOLLER! comprises of designs that do to tee-shirts what exclamation marks do to sentences. With bright, bold and contrasting designs, this first collection is defined by a kind of aesthetics that combines post-grunge and punk with a feral audacity. HOLLER! captures the essence of modern street fashion.

ARDT is currently stocked exclusively at www.ardentees.com

UNDRCRWN’s Annual Sample Sale Hits the Web

Couldn’t make it to NYC for UNDRCRWN’s sample sale last month? Well, here’s a chance to still get some items because UNDRCRWN is bringing the sale to the web. They have brought back some of their most cutting edge styles along with some goods from the UNDRCRWN vault. Up for grabs will also be our famous t-shirt ‘GRAB BAGS,’ fitted hats and Cut & Sew collections from seasons past.

GET YOUR FIX from MARCH 1st thru MARCH 8th, 2010

Grab bags consist of 5 tees for $20.
Also available are…
Select Pieces from the Mos Def Cut & Sew Line that were originally $250.00 are now $30.00
Zip-Ups/Hoodies that were originally $120.00 are now $25.00
Crew Neck Sweaters that were $85.00 are now $15.00
Fitted Hats that were $35.00 are now $10.00

Head over to WWW.UNDRCRWN.COM to check it all out.
These sample sales only happen ONCE a year, so act quickly to enjoy these prices.


Lil’ Dez Nike Zoom Kobe iD Contest

Nike Basketball is creating a new contest featuring the Lil Dez and the Kobe Bryant MVPuppet. The contest is narrated by Lil Dez who relays the news that the contest involves design a pair of Zoom Kobes for Los Angeles Lakes star Kobe Bryant with the chance to be flown out to the game at the Staple Center as well as receive a pair of signed shoes. For all the info, head over to Nike Basketball.

Air Jordan IX (9) Retro Powder Blue

The Air Jordan IX (9) Powder Blue was first released in 1993 and quickly became one of the rarities in the Jordan arsenal. Now these sneakers will see a return in 2010. The Air Jordan IX was rarely worn by Michael Jordan since it was released after Michael’s first retirement. Check out these new images of the Air Jordan IX (9) Powder Blue retro.

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