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Whatever Happened To the Traditional Album Skit?

Whatever Happened To the Traditional Album Skit?

Back when the ‘Old Kanye’ was the only Kanye West and long before streaming services enabled us to construct our own playlists, hip-hop lovers were basically forced to listen to albums from start to

A24 Shares the First Trailer for ‘The Last Black Man in San Francisco’

A24 looks to own the summer with a trio of movies that premiered at Sundance. One such picture that is on the way is Joe Talbot’s The Last Black Man in San Francisco, which was met with rave reviews
Escaping the Age of Being Safe: Discussing NEPENTHES & Its New London Base

Escaping the Age of Being Safe: Discussing NEPENTHES & Its New London Base

NEPENTHES leaves a lot to the imagination. Aligning with the enigmatic nature of other Japanese fashion houses, it has upheld an air of mystery for three decades, making it easy to forget its
This Minimal Waterfront House Is the Perfect Example of Inside-Outside Living

This Minimal Waterfront House Is the Perfect Example of Inside-Outside Living

Shaun Lockyer Architects (SLa) have designed a waterside holiday home on Australia’s Sunshine Coast, and its a stunning example of how a minimal, angular design can interact with its surroundings.
The Street Style in Tokyo Is ’Fit Inspiration for Us All

The Street Style in Tokyo Is ’Fit Inspiration for Us All

Location: Tokyo Season: SS19 Key Looks: The nature print shirt with yellow pants and gray jacket in slide #5 is a perfect seasonal look Editor’s Notes: It’s nearly sakura season in Tokyo, that is to

Gunna Flaunts His Drip in Extravagant “Richard Millie Plain” Video

Gunna is back this week in support of his debut studio album, Drip or Drown 2, sharing the official music video for “Richard Millie Plain.” As the track pays homage to luxury Swish watchmaker Richard
Louis Vuitton’s Colorful Monogram Bags Are Here to Brighten Up Summer

Louis Vuitton’s Colorful Monogram Bags Are Here to Brighten Up Summer

After sharing a closer look at Virgil Abloh’s first sneaker with the fashion house, Louis Vuitton returns to showcase a new selection of bags for Summer 2019. The assortment of monogram styles serves
Here’s What the Earliest Circulating adidas YEEZY Boost 700 V2 “Geode” Cost

Here’s What the Earliest Circulating adidas YEEZY Boost 700 V2 “Geode” Cost

There’s no need to wait until the weekend to secure the latest of the adidas YEEZY series. The most recent release from Kanye’s collaborative sneaker line is the all-new adidas YEEZY Boost 700 V2
14 of Our Favorite Tote Bags for Every Budget

14 of Our Favorite Tote Bags for Every Budget

There’s never been a more exciting time for men’s bags. From unabating fanny packs to the ridiculously tiny, meme-worthy pouches set to be one of this summer’s biggest flexes, no longer are men

This Hefty New Smartphone Packs 50 Days of Battery Life

Avenir Telecom might be about to release the world’s longest lasting smartphone: The Energizer-licenced P18K. The cell phone was originally teased at the Mobile World Congress earlier this year and
Weekday Drops 100% Recycled Collection in Collaboration With Recover

Weekday Drops 100% Recycled Collection in Collaboration With Recover

Brand: Weekday Season: SS19 Key Pieces: Recycled denim pieces including the minimalist, workwear-inspired Grind jacket with dropped shoulders, wide, spread collar, and contrasting threads, Quiet
Elton John Is a Massive A Tribe Called Quest Fan

Elton John Is a Massive A Tribe Called Quest Fan

In case you weren’t aware, Elton John is a huge fan of A Tribe Called Quest. In the latest episode of his Rocket Hour show on Apple Music’s Beats 1, Q-Tip joins as a special guest. The duo sat down

Paul Pogba Just Bought the Entire French World Cup Squad an Insane Championship Ring

French midfielder Paul Pogba has just bought each member of France’s 2018 World Cup squad an uber-iced winner’s ring to commemorate the country’s win in Russia last July. The rings were designed by
Grimes Plans to “Kill off” Her Stage Name, Talks Relationship with Elon Musk in New Interview

Grimes Plans to “Kill off” Her Stage Name, Talks Relationship with Elon Musk in New Interview

Grimes has just given her first interview in years to The Wall Street Journal, shortly after announcing her fifth album Miss_Anthrop0cene. Speaking to Ryan Bradley, she makes known her plans to retire
The 8 Best Accessories From Hermès’ SS19 Menswear Collection

The 8 Best Accessories From Hermès’ SS19 Menswear Collection

Tonight, Hermès is taking over a former sorting office in London to display its range of luxury ready-to-wear accessories from its SS19 menswear collection. Led by Hermès men’s artistic director
CLOT Revives the Nike Zoom Haven for Air Max Day 2019

CLOT Revives the Nike Zoom Haven for Air Max Day 2019

Brand: CLOT x Nike Model: Zoom Haven 97 Key Features: Available in three colorways, the Zoom Haven 97 combines the Air Max 97 sole with the Zoom Haven upper. The reinforced, structured upper features
LIFUL MINIMAL GARMENTS’ SS19 Drop is Inspired by ’00s Movie “The Beach”

LIFUL MINIMAL GARMENTS’ SS19 Drop is Inspired by ’00s Movie “The Beach”

Brand: LIFUL MINIMAL GARMENTS Season: SS19 Key Pieces: The mint green sweater in slide #3, and we’re also feeling the mottled tie-dye long sleeves in slide #5. Release Date: Available Now Buy: LAYER
Pizzaslime Immortalizes Kanye West, Post Malone, and Kim K Tweets In Pillow Form

Pizzaslime Immortalizes Kanye West, Post Malone, and Kim K Tweets In Pillow Form

Ever wondered what it’d be like to wake up next to celebrities’ most iconic tweets? Us neither, but that hasn’t stopped Pizzaslime from doing what they do best. It’s latest pillows use uplifting
Tim Cook Used His Own Meme to Promote the New Apple Airpods

Tim Cook Used His Own Meme to Promote the New Apple Airpods

Apple CEO Tim Cook has just participated in his own meme, trying to get in on the joke and taking it to new, meta levels. It all started this Tuesday, when Cook tweeted a picture of himself writing
Take a Look Inside Justin & Hailey Bieber’s New $8.5 Million Mansion

Take a Look Inside Justin & Hailey Bieber’s New $8.5 Million Mansion

Justin and Hailey Bieber have just dropped $8.5 million on a new mansion in Beverly Hills, Observer reports. Bieber and his wife Hailey had until now been living in a San Fernando Valley rental