The Coup is a “goddamn band from muthafuckin Oakland, CA. When we play, we don’t play”. Their music is influenced by funk, punk, hip hop, and soul’s music, Described as “bass-driven backbeats overlaid by humorous, hopeful, and often witty lyrics- with a bent towards the literary- that critique, observe, and lampoon capitalism, American politics, patriarchal exploitation, police brutality, romance, working at fast food places, and being at cocaine parties with rich people, among other things.” Watch them perform live below (more…)
It’s Rupaul meets east end creatives of all sorts. This night is all about the love of music and turning it up in a fresh environment and dancing until you can’t dance no more. Music on the night will be old Skool 90s rnb with a mix of other urban influences, then ending the night with some deep soulful house and Afro beats Dj’ing by Kinglesy Jordan, Wells Bruce and Frank co. GAG will be taken place on the 13.11.14 and doors will open from 10.30. Don’t miss out on good vibes while keeping it real GAGGY.
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High Focus took over The Electric Ball Room in Camden last Friday for the launch of Fliptrix’s project “Polyhymnia“, High Focus Records has in the last few years become one of the leading independent Hip Hop labels in the UK and not only that but they know how to host a party. (more…)
PARTYNEXTDOOR is touring in the fall. Following a successful string of sold out dates opening for Drake and Lil Wayne, the Canadian vocalist is bringing his live show to a city near you.The 14-city North American tour goes live on October 19 at Montreal’s Le Belmont and will end November 22 at The Roxy in Los Angeles.
“PARTYNEXTDOOR Live” follows his eight-date stint on the “Drake Vs. Lil Wayne” tour. In July, he released his album PARTYNEXTDOOR TWO via OVO Sound/Warner Bros. Records.
Tickets go on sale September 18. View the full schedule below. (more…)
MARNI is bringing a splash of color to Milan Fashion Week this fall with a pop-up flower market.
For one afternoon only, the city’s Rotonda della Besana will be filled with blooms as part of the brand’s 20th anniversary celebrations.
The brainchild of Carolina Castiglioni, Director of Special Projects at the luxury fashion house, “Marni Flower Market” will be overseen by Italian architect Stefano Rabolli Pansera, who recently curated the Angola Pavilion at the 55th Venice Art Biennale.
According to the brand, flower markets have always fascinated Castiglioni, with floral themes forming an essential part of the Marni narrative over the years. The event will see bouquets displayed against a backdrop of fabric from the label’s archives.
The market will also provide visitors with the opportunity to purchase vases, Japanese flower pots, tool bags and other gardening accessories in vintage Marni prints.
Marni Flower Market will be open on September 21 from 3pm – 8pm CET. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to children’s charities.
BURBERRY is creating a special seasonal collaboration with French department store Printemps for the holidays on the theme of ‘Noel Voyage Magique’ (‘magical Christmas journey’) extending across campaign materials, décor, special products and a pop-up store. (more…)