Karmaloop TV spoke with Statik, Bun B, and Termanology to talk about the the music you NEED to hear, talk about putting emotions into music, a new Pimp C album, and more. Watch out for the surprise ending.
Creative Control collabs with Good Wood on a limited piece made especially for the DD172 presents: Bluroc concert at Gramercy Theater NYC Feb. 25, 2010 also featured is the Jet$s piece made especially for Curren$y. I wonder if we can make a Good Wood x Uristocrat piece out here.
One of our favorite sites, Karmaloop TV, was on hand to document the opening of Mishka LA. The video features Greg Rivera of Mishka who gives a tour of the store as well as other pertinent details.
We preview new photos for a new colorway of the Air Jordan Spiz’ike. This colorway comes in a Black, New Blue, Infrared and white color scheme. I’m not as big a fan of these as I am of the past colorways but its still a solid release. The back of the sneaker features Mars logo as well as 40 Acres and a Mule logo. These sneakers are expected to be released in May 2010.
Final part of a three part documentary focusing on J Dilla’s life in Los Angeles.
On Saturday Febuary 13th, 2010 Stussy celebrated the life of brilliant hip hop producer and rapper James “J Dilla” Yancey, by releasing a limited edition tee shirt produced in conjunction with Stones Throw and the Dilla Estate. www.stussy.com for more details.
Clarks creates an evolved version of the Desert book which comes with a white suede upper as well as beige laces and outsole. The boot is now available at Ships.
We saw a lot of sports related items from F.C.R.B. a couple of weeks ago but now we look at a more tailored item from the brand. Here is a look at the clean cut tailored tailored jacket in a navy colorway featuring gold buttons as well as Hirofumi Kiyonaga’s F.C. Real Bristol badge on the left breast pocket. The jacket is now available through Uniform Experiment, SOPH. and F.C.R.B. retailers.
This song is hilarious. Which makes since because its Tracy Morgan aka Trey Mo featuring Jimmy Kimmel aka Lil Jim.
Extra Butter has a never before seen silhouette of the Nike Air Flightposite IIs now available. This metallic zinc colorway features an upper in a light copper shade which turns to gray in certain angles.
Donnis drops his XXL Freshmen 2010 Freestyle. What do you think of it?
The health care debate has gotten a little testier leading up to President Obama’s Health Care Summit. Check out this video of Anthony Weiner going New York on the GOP. Not only did he hit them with a “chutzpah,” when they asked him to retract his statement about them being owned by the insurance industry, he came back to the podium, only to repeat the same message. The sad thing is, at this point it seems like the two major political parties will be more likely to brawl at the summit than come up with a tenable solution.
Here we see the latest addition to the Supra Skytop line. This version of the popular sneaker features a red tie-dye colorway. The red on this sneaker is brick like while the lining of the shoe features black. Available now at Rugged Sole
This might be the first time a soccer cleat gets posted here on Uristocrat.com. Seen here is the Nike Mercurial Vapor Superfly II. The cleat features a lightweight design as well as the latest in adaptive traction technology. This cleat should be seen on the feet of many athletes at this years World Cup in South Africa. The cleat was unveiled yesterday in London with the help of Portugal Striker Cristiano Ronaldo. I wonder if the Superfly moniker is a reference to the famous Blaxploitation movie or if the cleat literally helps you ‘super fly’ on the pitch.
Dwayne Wade broke out the metallic silver Air Jordan 2010 anniversary sneakers at the NBA All Star game two weeks ago. Well, UNC, also celebrated Jordans 25 year anniversary by wearing the special edition sneaker as well as matching silver and white alternate uniforms for the event. Unfortunately changing the uniform color did not help on the court as UNC continues its disappointing season with a loss to Florida State.
Check out the Gallery which also features looks at the Georgetown and California Air Jordan silver anniversary silver and white alternate uniforms.
Source: Sneaker News
Episode 3 of VEVO’s Original Series: Area Codes features Wale who takes us on a tour of the 202, Washington DC!
Mackdaddy presents their new Spring/Summer 2010 “Layers” Collection Lookbook. This collection features a variety of items with a very distinct look. Each item has a the same “layer” motif carried through out its design. Compared to previous collections the line seems a little less colorful and the layer theme is carried through-out the entire collection.
Urbanite present their Toussaint Louverture Haiti relief tee in an attempt of raising money for Haiti after the tragic earthquake that hit the country. The design feature Toussaint Louverture , one of the most important character in the Haitian revolution. The man that lead the first black republic to victory by defeating one of the most powerful general of all time , Napoleon Bonaparte. Available on their webshop on February 24,2010 @ 6:30PM Eastern time.
Alife provides a complete look at its 2010 Spring collection. The collection includes tee shirts, crewnecks, shirts, footwear and a lot more. The collection is available at retailers now and Alifes online store, The Upset.