Friday, July 30, 2010

CASIO G-SHOCK 2010 August Release

CASIO G-SHOCK update their incoming line of watches for the month of August, 2010. Some pre-existing themes have been re-introduced including a “Matte Black Red Eye” pack seen over less popular styles, the AW-591ML-1AJF and the G-300ML-1AJF. Two tonal “Crazy Colors” DW-6900s also enter August’s release scheme, represented by blue and red colors. The lone collaboration for August revolves around Japanese anime franchise, Evangelion which involves a colorful purple/green/orange GA-110EV-6AJR. Available next month at select retailers.

Mr. Hudson – Love Never Dies

Here is a first look at Mr. Hudson’s contribution to Kanye’s upcoming mixtape entitled the G.O.O.D. Ass Mixtape. The official release date has yet to be announced, but several sources have mentioned a possible release in August. Stay tuned!
Mr. Hudson - Love Never Dies by Hypetrak

Interview Magazine: Pharrell Williams

A recent Interview Magazine feature focuses on Pharrell Williams in a topic never actively discussed among the superstar musician. as it speaks about Williams’ fascination with science. A comprehensive set of questions focus on his current relationship with Dr. V.S. Ramachandran, a professor of neuroscience and psychology at the University of California. Pharrell talks about his fabric company, what notions have been spawned by his experiences with NIGO and his interest in the sciences. The entire feature can be seen here.

2010 Mercedes SL 63 AMG Black Saphir By Inden Design

Get ready to spend some cash because Inden Design is ready to take it. They’ve developed a tuning package for the Mercedes SL63 AMG that will leave your wallets empty, but your Mercedes stacked. Their kit includes a new body kit and interior and technical changes.

Usher featuring Jay-Z & Ester Dean – Hot TodDY

Here comes the previously announced collaboration between Usher and Jay-Z, titled “Hot Toddy”. The Pollow Da Don-produced track is set to appear on the singer’s upcoming Versus EP. Apparently, this is an unfinished version as Ciara is said to replace Ester Dean on the final version. You will find Jay commenting on some issues that have been connected to him for a while now. The title refers to a drink (cider) that is severed hot and mixed with alcohol. The Versus EP is slated for an August 24th-release.
Usher feat. Jay-Z & Ester Dean - Hot Toddy (CDQ) by Hypetrak

Thursday, July 29, 2010


A lot of us have made one of these out of paper at some point in our life. This concept motor boat was created by Artax Studio.

Wale – The Eyes Of The Tiger

n anticipation of his upcoming mixtape-project More About Nothing, Wale drops a new track for your listening pleasure. Titled “The Eye Of The Tiger”, Mr Folarin gives us his take on the whole Tiger Woods-situation. More About Nothing is due August 3rd.
Wale - The Eyes Of The Tiger by Hypetrak

Bun B featuring Drake – Put It Down (Produced by Boi-1da)

In response to the immense following on Twitter, Bun B says ‘Thank You’ to his 20,000 and counting followers by unleashing his collaboration with Drake “Put It Down”. The track will appear on his upcoming Trill OG album, which is due August 3rd. You can pre-order the album on iTunes and download the song here. Also, don’t forget to follow Bun B on Twitter: @BunBTrillOG – it is definitely worth it as you can hear below.
Bun B featuring Drake - Put It Down by Hypetrak

Emanuela De Paula For Ginatricto

Emanuela De Paula, young model of Victoria Secret, posed for Ginatricto

How to make a Daft Punk helmet in 17 months

Kanye West Drops “Good Ass Job” Album Title

Kanye West has finally given in and joined the ranks of thousands who have joined the social-networking conglomerate, Twitter. He didn’t waste anytime updating his fans as he’s just announced the changing of his album title.

The album is no longer called “Good Ass Job” I’m bouncing a couple of titles around now

Tiga – What You Need (Midnight Conspiracy Summer of 87 Remix)

Tiga - What You Need (Midnight Conspiracy Summer of 87 Remix) by Hypetrak
Another splendid rework by Midnight Conspiracy for your listening pleasure has arrived. The prolific DJ-trio from Chicago take Tiga’s “What You Need” and invite the listener to a trip down memory lane – all the way to the year 1987. Enjoy!


Located in Berlin, MADE represents a revolutionary creative space. Aside from facilitating the process of art and creativity for those interested in utilizing the fully customizable space (with an out of this world light set-up), the initiative has taken to interviewing select individuals about their background and their thoughts. Former DJ to Jay-Z and current adidas Originals Music Spokesperson DJ Neil Armstrong is the latest focus as it covers his beginnings in the financial world to some of his latest experiences.


Wednesday, July 28, 2010


Summer 2010 welcomes the latest FBT release from visvim, with four colorways in the brand’s hallmark silhouette. Featuring premium UK suede cowhide uppers, the contemporary-style moccasins are crafted by hand, boasting authentic bead detailing, insert molded midsole and outsoles, and a TPU heel stabilizer. Color options include black, dark brown, light brown, and sand, all available through special request from visvim.

Kanye West Performs Good A** Job For Facebook

Life’s a B*tch on her period! – Yeezy

Kanye West turned the Facebook headquarters into a spoken word session as he stood on a table and recited the lyrics to some of the songs off of his upcoming album “Good Ass Job” earlier today. Before performing “Mama’s Boyfriend”, he told the audience of geeks “Pardon me, it’s a lot of the use of the N Word…But I’m allowed to use it”.

This footage is a nice little teaser for what’s to come on the new album! So many classic lines in these clips…

Delfina Delettrez’ Skeletor’ Belt

Delfina Delettrez creates stunning jewellery, and there is no denying that. However much as the design of this belt is striking ,

Stussy x Hanes 3-Pack of T-shirts

Hanes has long been synonymous with utilitarian white tees as the brand has developed a strong name on the backs of quality, no frill staples. With previous collaborations including Deluxe and Supreme, the latest involves Stussy. A simple Stussy script logo is placed on the lower hem in black. Three t-shirts are bundled to a pack and come tagless. Available at Stussy Chapter

Jay-Z, Rihanna & E.S. Posthumus – Run This Town / Posthumus Zone (Medley)

Those of you that have followed the Superbowl commercials earlier this year will probably be familiar with the featured song. Roc Nation released this interesting blend on iTunes. While Kanye’s verse unfortunately is missing you can listen to Jay-Z and Rihanna over classic elements courtesy of E.S. Posthumus – an independent collective that is specialized in cinematic style music. Enjoy!
Jay-Z, Rihanna & E.S. Posthumus - Run This Town-Posthumus Zone (Medley) by Hypetrak

The Diplomats (Cam’ron, Jim Jones & Juelz Santana) featuring Vado – Salute (Remix)

It looks like the boys from Harlem are officially back together as they tack on Vado for the official remix of Salute. Fans can only hope this reconciliation lasts longer than the first time around. Check out the track below.
The Diplomats (Cam’ron, Jim Jones & Juelz Santana) featuring Vado – Salute (Remix) by Hypetrak

Gucci 2010 Fall/Winter Boots

Gucci releases this new boot style from its Fall/Winter 2010 collection. The boot takes on classic brogue styling while still incorporating the contemporary Gucci look. Green and red highlights add great dimension while contrasting outsoles cap off a beautifully designed silhouette for the new season. If these appeal to you, they are now available at Concepts.

Nike Air Force 1 Low Supreme “Brooklyn”

Nike introduces its latest quickstrike pack designed by the famous DJ Clark Kent. Clark Kent, as most know, is a longtime Air Force 1 connoisseur, having helped Nike revitalize the Air Force 1 in recent times. The Brooklyn Edition Nike Air Force 1 Low Supreme is arguably one of the nicer designs featured within the “Five Boroughs” pack, which contains 5 different versions of the classic Nike kicks, each representing the five boroughs of New York City. These are now available in a limited run through Osneaker.

Nike x RZA Commercial

In the latest Nike 6.0 commercial series, the brand brought on board The RZA. Check out the video here above where he remixes for Garrett Reynolds,

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Estelle featuring Nas & John Legend – Fall In Love

UK songstress Estelle has joined forces with Nas and John Legend for “Fall In Love”. The visual representation for the second single of her new album All Of Me ended up with two different clips – one featuring the Queens-MC and the other oe with Mr. Legend.

The Roots featuring John Legend – The Fire

The Roots unveil their Rik Cordero directed music video today to accompany their epic single, The Fire. The visuals send a strong message as you’ll see. Meanwhile, this single can be found off their impressive new album, How I Got Over which is out now.

Kid Cudi Performs REVOFEV @ BAPE Store NYC

Kid Cudi gives us a look into his return to the BAPE Store in NYC for a cool, intimate performance for his loyal New York fans. The performance featured a new song , REVOFEV, and brought back personal memories as Cudi was an employee at that very same BAPE spot not so long ago. Enjoy!

MEDICOM TOY X Daft Punk X Tron – BE@RBRICK + Kubrick Set

Spotted at Comicon held in sunny San Diego over the weekend is a group of vinyl buddies that should be flying off shelves once they hit stores, and after TRON Legacy is officially in theaters. Medicom Toy has collaborated with both Disney’s TRON Legacy and Daft Punk to create a set of Be@brick and Kubricks. The famed Daft Punk helmet? Check. Sam? Check. Be@bricks in the retro futuristic TRON costumes and helmets? Double check. images via: Toy Ark

Primitive – Summer 2010 Lookbook

Primitive proudly presents their new Summer 2010 Collection via this new lookbook that features co-owner, Paul Rodriguez. The lookbook follows the Primitive crew through a typical day in Southern California from popping bottles to rooftop pool swim sessions and of course beautiful girls. The Summer 2010 Collection features a strong selection of t-shirts and New Era 59FIFTY fitted caps. Additionally a video has been filmed to showcase the collection featuring the music of Mayor Hawthorne.

Nike Sportswear – NSW Pinnacle Fall 2010 Collection | Available Now

Nike Sportswear has stared releasing new pieces of it’s NSW Pinnacle Fall 2010 Collection at select Nike Sportswear retailers worldwide. The new Fall 2010 Collection features some of the best apparel pieces that Nike has created. The Pinnacle line uses various innovation and technology from Nike’s performance line and combines it with styles that are more fashion forward and suitable for everyday wear. Included in this first delivery is a Varsity Cardigan Sweater in either Black or Heather Gray, an AW77 Hoodie, and a NSW Standard Tee. Pick up the new NSW Pinnacle Fall 2010 Collection now at Haven or visit their online store.

Red Square Luxury Yacht by Dunya Yachts

Dunya Yachts is nearing completion of their latest luxury superyacht, the “Red Square”. This massive, 236-foot cruiser stands tall above the water line, providing enough room for 12 overnight guests and their crew. From bow to stern, the Red Square yacht is lined with contemporary furnishings, red teak floors, three open decks and a series of inner cabin rooms for rest and entertainment alike. While Dunya Yachts has not yet revealed the price for this ship, we expect that an eight figure sum might be sufficient. If you’re an oil baron or a post-Soviet industry magnate, that shouldn’t be a problem. If you’re not, you can join the rest of us and drool away…

1939 Rolls-Royce Phantom III Cabriolet

In a world of plastic cars with hybrid heartbeats, the joy of driving is a dying art. This 1939 Rolls-Royce Phantom III “Vutotal” Cabriolet by Labourdette recalls an era when driving was always an artful experience. Yet this is not your standard Rolls Royce Phantom III, this is the result of a complete rebuild by the Parisian designer Henri Labourdette. Labourdette tore the Phantom III down to the bones, adorning its body with gold plating and brass fixtures on a shape that stretched sensually from bumper to bumper. The “vutotal” term comes from that heavy slice of glass that rests above the instrument panel, a sharply-squared windshield that sits in a welcome contrast to the curves below. As we said of the 1948 Buick Streamliner, curves like these inspire poetry…