The good folk’s over at Egotripland.com have interviewed designer Ebon Heath on the Life After Death cover for Notorious BIG. Fantastic insight into the creative process and captures an important moment in hiphop’s history. Biggie was killed 15 years ago today.
Carlo Vega‘s latest personal project is an unofficial music video for Yasiin Bey’s (Mos Def) N*****s In Poorest. Nice animate type.
The YeJay collab of ‘Zaggin in Paris’. Simply done and pretty dope.
Saw the Fela show in London last night. Great interview with Lemi Ghariokwu talking about creating designs for Fela Kuti’s music over three decades.
Produced by Native Resonance in association with Knitting Factory Records.
Thanks to Kam for this link.
To coincide with Nike’s new “The Chosen” Just Do It campaign, action sports branch Nike 6.0 has launched a collaborative collection of Braata LR Mid Premiums. Designed by artists Jonathan Gray, Ben Jones, Michael Leon and Brent Rollins, this four sneaker, four tee pack introduces some great takes on the board and bike staple sneaker. Ranging from subdued grey suede to vivid purple canvas, the colorways available are all respectable in their own rights.
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