Month: October 2008

Foot Locker And Pastry Serve Up Some Tasty Treats

Foot Locker And Pastry Serve Up Some Tasty Treats

Foot Locker is proud to announce the exclusive UK launch of Pastry, the playful fashion brand designed for the funky, fresh fashionista. The delectable label, which first launched in the U.S in March 2007, is the brainchild of enterprising sisters Angela and Vanessa Simmons, daughters of Run DMC rap legend, Joseph ‘Rev Run’ Simmons and stars of the MTV reality hit show “Run’s House”.

Children Of The Can: 25 Years of Bristol Graffiti

Children Of The Can: 25 Years of Bristol Graffiti by Felix Braun

Children Of The Can: 25 Years of Bristol Graffiti documents the Bristol graffiti story from the early days of 3D’s New York-inspired work and John Nation's grass roots influence at the Barton Hill Youth Club to the current crop of artists who have helped to make Bristol’s graffiti scene one of the UK's most influential and diverse. Children Of The Can features the work of all the city's best-known and (until now) slept-on talent, including:

Brotherman - The Dark / The Light CD [Silent Soundz]

Brotherman – The Dark / The Light CD [Silent Soundz]

If there is any album that you buy this year, instead of downloading (legally of course), it’s Brotherman’s ‘The Dark / The Light’. The packaging is the most original I’ve seen in UK Hip Hop. The project is a double EP, 6 tracks on each so effectively it’s a 12 track album on two CDs. Each CD has its own sleeve, they slot together to combine the light and dark inspired artwork and to form one jewel case sized package… argh, you’ll just have to buy it to understand what I mean!

Chronic Redeye

Chronic Redeye

Chronic Redeye are a Norwich based crew formed out of a Reggae soundsystem by core members DJ Redeye and MC Chronic. They currently have their Knowledge Is King release out now and read on to find out about the crew from when they formed right up to date in this comprehensive interview with Certified Banger...