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DJ Lag To Release Upcoming EP Via WhatsApp

We’re just a day away from one of the most exciting releases of the year – GQOM pioneer DJ Lag’s exclusive Black Major-released three-track free EP entitled Trip to New York. What’s more, it’s available exclusively through WhatsApp – sign up through Lag’s website and a download link will be sent via your phone at midnight on July 14. Sign up here. Check out Lag’s interview with Highsnobiety about the EP here. Read more

Dickies link up with Habitat for Humanity

Dickies collaborated with NGO Habitat for Humanity to bring their seasonal campaign of #BuildThisCity to life. Guests were transported to Isiboniso Secondary School in Orange Farm where they were warmly welcomed by the School Principal and Founder. Isiboniso Secondary School is attended from Grade 1 to Grade 7 and relies heavily on donations from the Government and surrounding communities. After a quick introduction of the day’s proceedings, as well as a welcome song from the students, volunteers were split into 2 teams who would be contributing in improving the school facilities in different ways. One team would be painting classrooms... Read more

‘PREMIERO’ Collection by Favelo

Favelo is a technical streetwear brand that stands for Functional Active Versatility Equity Locomotion Optimism, a bridge between street wear and aesthetic sportswear. Each piece aims to perfectly balance form and function for the urban youth creative. PREMIERO is the latest collection from Favelo, in partnership with the J&B Hive which is rare catalyst for game changers based in 100 Juta Johannesburg, inspired by 90s Aesthetics sportswear and vhs graphics. Read more

TYLER AND CONVERSE PARTNER TO BRING A NEW FLAVOUR TO THE CONVERSE ONE STAR

Tyler, the Creator joins forces with Converse to bring his dynamic, unparalleled sense of imagination, and his voice to life with Converse. Known for his creativity, as well as his authenticity and integrity in everything he touches, Tyler will lend his design sensibilities and imagination to a number of collaborations with Converse. The first will be through Converse’s iconic One Star silhouette debuting on July 11th, 2017. Tyler gives a touch of his creative twist to the iconic suede One Star sneakers. The limited-edition sneakers come in an exclusive light blue, Clearwater colour-way, handpicked by Tyler and one-of-kind graphics on... Read more

Hygge by Arehone Malovhele

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Hygge is a clothing brand inspired by obstacles, challenges and societal struggles that Arehone Malovhele has experienced and encountered in his life and overcame through being able to find his individuality through art. ‘Over the years, I’ve struggled to fit in various peer groups because I was an introvert. I was seen as an outcast in their eyes because of my personal interests and obsessions with fashion and designing. I have a profound passion and love for nature and the immense beauty it’s scenery bestows to our naked eyes and that was one of the reasons why I was judged... Read more

New Music Video: Thor Rixon – The Clown.

Thor Rixon who is known for his quirky song topics and extremely entertaining videos, is back at it again with his latest release, The Clown. The whimsical manner in which he approaches real life torments is so great, he really manages to make you feel like you are not alone in the world and that we are just interesting characters trying to figure out which way to move forward without letting the world get us down. Read more

“Geology SS17” by Thebe Magugu

Thebe Magugu’s latest collection, Geology SS17, was inspired by the idea of escapism. Here in South Africa, we are in a state of socio-political flux. Among all the beauty in the country, there are some very stressful and damaging events coming into light almost with each passing day and Thebe started imagining a woman taking to the great outdoors, to escape the pressures and noise of urban living. She takes time to recover by hiking, fishing, camping and, by pure virtue of those three acts, thinking, breathing and regrouping. For the look book, Thebe took six brilliant models into a... Read more

Rocking the Daisies Announces Flume, Two Door Cinema Club, The Naked And Famous & More

Woah! Rocking the Daisies this morning revealed their full 2017 lineup, hitting it out the ballpark with the announcement of Flume, Two Door Cinema Club, The Naked And Famous, Joey Bada$$, Snakehips, Sam Paganini, and Patrick Topping, not to mention an incredible local lineup featuring Pay Phiri, Riky Rick, DJ Lag and countless other top class acts from SA. Get your tickets already. Read more

New Music Video. Bye Beneco – Jungle Drums.

Bye Beneco are back at it again with the sweet tunes and even more enticing visuals, this time a it must be said that things get mildly NSFW. They are dropping the video with the track so head on over to iTunes to support local music, here. Read more

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