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New Music: The Weeknd “The Birds (Part 1)”

The Weeknd The Birds Part 1

Here is another new track from Toronto’s The Weeknd titled “The Birds (Part 1)”, the follow up to “Rolling Stone” which hit the Internet last month. The enigmatic Toronto-based R&B project have two more mixtapes in the works and will be joining Drake & Rick Ross at next month’s OVO [...]

June 18, 2011 Tristan Banning Music 1

Opening Ceremony Resort 2012 Look Book

1-Opening Ceremony Resort 2012 Look Book

We know to expect the best from Opening Ceremony overall, but this Resort 2012 lookbook has blown us away! Shot by Tim Barber, it’s their first ever resort collection and boy is it ever plentiful and in full bloom! [...]

June 17, 2011 Hawley Dunbar Fashion 0

New Music: Skylar Grey “Invisible”

Skylar Grey Invisible Album Art

Here is another brand new track from songstress Skylar Grey, titled “Invisible” produced by Alex Da Kid and co-written by Skylar and Matchbox 20′s Rob Thomas. The rather dark midtempo track appeals to anyone who’s ever felt overlooked or ignored. Skylar does seem to tread the path of melancholy. [...]

June 17, 2011 Tristan Banning Music 0

Video: Converse Presents: Bad Meets Evil Meets Converse

Converse Presents Bad Meets Evil Meets Converse

Last week, Bad Meets Evil (Eminem and Royce da 5’9″) linked up with Converse to talk about their new album, their style, and the brand new limited edition Chuck Taylor All Star collabo shoe. [...]

June 17, 2011 Tristan Banning Fashion, Music, Shoes 0

NXNE 2011: Crocodiles & Dirty Beaches at Silver Dollar

Dirty Beaches and Crocodiles at NXNE 2011 Silver Dollar

Yesterday night on the second night of the festival portion of NXNE we checked out Silver Dollar room’s kick off presented by Solid Gold. After we checked out Fucked Up at Yonge Dundas Square earlier in the evening we were well primed and ready for some lower fi tunes, and [...]

June 17, 2011 Hawley Dunbar Concert Reviews, Music 0

Us Versus Them Spring/Summer 2011 Collection New Releases

Us Versus Them Spring Summer 2011 Collection

California-based label Us Versus Them, you may remember them from the totally rad Coachella 2011 t-shirt we were so hyped on, has just dropped some new pieces from their Spring/Summer 2011 collection. [...]

June 17, 2011 Tristan Banning Fashion 0

Must Have: Feature Printed Dresses

Feature Printed Dresses

It’s about wedding season and we’re totally strapped for cute summery dresses to rock to at the inevitable bridal marathon we’ve got coming up this season. These Feature dresses from Pixie Market are coming to our rescue! [...]

June 17, 2011 Hawley Dunbar Fashion 0

NXNE 2011: Fucked Up at Yonge-Dundas Square

NXNE 2011 | Fucked Up at Yonge-Dundas Square - OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Yesterday Fucked Up took over the large, outdoor stage at Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto, for the annual NXNE (North by North East) music festival. We’ve been touting the merits and singing the praises of local punk for some time now, but it has certainly kicked into overdrive since the recent [...]

June 17, 2011 Tristan Banning Concert Reviews 2

Karen Elson & Julia Stegner for Zoo Magazine Summer 2011

Karen Elson & Julia Stegner for Zoo Magazine Summer 2011

Curled out models Karen Elson and Julia Stegner take the cover of Zoo Magazine this month looking rather stimulated. Shot by Bryan Adams and Philip Gay for the summer issue, in addition to the double cover, it also features a spread inside with Julia Stegner a bit more up close [...]

June 16, 2011 Hawley Dunbar Fashion 0

The Wedge Presents: Arcade Fire with Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham

Arcade Fire Fucked Up Damian Abraham

Much Music’s The Wedge Presents recently screened a 21 minute interview/documentary about Montreal-based indie rock band Arcade Fire. The interview was conducted by The Wedge host, and front man of the band Fucked Up, Damian Abraham. [...]

June 16, 2011 Tristan Banning Music 0

Cole Haan Spring/Summer 2011 Footwear Collection

Cole Haan SpringSummer 2011 Footwear Collection

For the Spring/Summer 2011 season, shoemaker Cole Haan, has released a collection of beautifully timeless shoes. Working with brogues and oxfords, these timeless silhouettes come in a variety of colour and material options including canvas, leather and suede. [...]

June 16, 2011 Tristan Banning Shoes 0

Mixed: Washed Out “Eyes Be Closed” (Grimes Remix)

Washed Out Eyes Be Closed (Grimes Remix)

We’re loving the lo-fi tunes of Ernest Greene, aka Washed Out and we loved seeing Montreal’s Grimes open for Lykke Li a few weeks back in Toronto and they’ve come together on the latest Washed Out single “Eyes Be Closed” to work some musical magic. [...]

June 16, 2011 Hawley Dunbar Music 0

Music Video: Frank Ocean “Novacane”

Frank Ocean Novacane

If you follow Sidewalk Hustle on twitter then you know how much we sing Frank Ocean’s praises, and without a doubt “Novacane” is one of the reasons why. The five-minute plus track is from last years Nostalgia, Ultra album, which had been shelved by Def Jam, until Ocean decided to [...]

June 16, 2011 Tristan Banning Music 1

Video: Kidult Hits Supreme NYC

Kidult Hits Supreme NYC

We introduced you to Kidult the other week, and now it seem that video of his recent Supreme NYC tag has made its way on to film. Man is he ever pissed off. Good, someone has to be! Watch the 2 minute video below. [...]

June 16, 2011 Tristan Banning Art, Culture 0

Music Video: Bon Iver “Calgary”

Bon Iver Calgary

Here is “Calgary,” the first video from the forthcoming self-titled Bon Iver’s album, dropping next week via Jagjaguwar. The song is a beautiful song with an equally fitting visual companion. [...]

June 16, 2011 Tristan Banning Music 0