Hypebeast Eats takes us to the city of New York for a simple yet delectable dish — the Classic Beef Meatball Hero Sandwich by the one and only Meatball Shop NYC. Joined by Daniel Holzman and Michael Chernow, the two high school friends explain how they set out to differentiate themselves from the sea of pizza, shawarma and burger joints in the bustling city. What started out as the two selling meatballs from a building’s side window has now spawned four restaurants (soon to be five), which roughly amounts to 6,000 meatballs on the daily. Be warned though, this video is best not viewed on an empty stomach. Enjoy.
Legendary hitmaker Dr. Dre and music mogul Jimmy Iovine have teamed up for yet another venture. This time the two are giving the University of Southern California $70 million to develop "a degree that blends business, marketing, product development, design and liberal arts," the New York Times reports. “If the next start-up that becomes Facebook happens to be one of our kids, that’s what we are looking for,” Iovine said. [Read More]
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Tank, Ginuwine and Tyrese are coming to a city near you this year. Before the trio known as TGT hits the road, they give us a preview of their live show in Sex Never Felt Better. The record serves as their first single off the upcoming 3 Kings album, due July 23rd on Atlantic Records. Pandemonium surrounds the three R&B heartthrobs, performing as ladies throw flowers and lingerie at them during a concert in the Matt Alonzo-directed visual. Enjoy.
As longtime associates, Brian Donnelly or more commonly known as KAWS, has been a longtime friend and associate of CLOT founders Kevin Poon and Edison Chen. The result of this fruitful relationship has provided the Chinese market with a consistent glimpse of one of the most respected and relevant artists of the last decade. For an upcoming book signing at JUICE Hong Kong for Donnelly’s KAWS: Down Time Book, a special collaborative T-shirt has been created. Four colorways will be sold as exclusives to Hong Kong, Shanghai, Taipei and JUICE’s online store. The Hong Kong book set is available now for pre-order at JUICE CWB and TST for $980 HKD (approximately $126 USD). [See More]
Miguel takes us shopping with him at the Opening Ceremony boutique in Los Angeles for Vevo Stylized. The singer introduces us to his stylist Jasmine Benjamin and discusses how his style best reflects his personality, personal beliefs, and lifestyle. While picking out a few standout pieces he shares his love for vintage eyewear, silver jewelry, and Saint Laurent Blake Chelsea boots ($875 USD) which he had customized with a metal heel. Enjoy.
We all have our essentials to get by in life. Without trying to sound too materialistic, there’s definitely some material items that every person just can’t live without. For J. Cole, his daily routine wouldn’t be complete without a handful of key possessions. There’s the standard like cash and Hennessy, but Jermaine also holds his notepad and reading material close to his heart. Check out the full listen of items and detailed explanations at Hypebeast.
Kendrick Lamar unveils the video to his smash hit B*tch, Don’t Kill My Vibe. The video revolves around Lamar dressed in contradictory fashion as he’s clad in all-white at a funeral. However as the video plays out, things take a turn for a better with the overall vibe changing to a more upbeat and positive situation. Cameo appearances including Taylor Gang’s Juicy J as well as actor and comedian Mike Epps. Enjoy.
Stripped down can be damn sexy. In a single sentence, that’s how the new Star Bolt and Bolt R-Spec entries into the bobber motorcycle niche feel, and are hoping you will, too. Yamaha (Star’s parent company) intends this bike to be a no-frills city hopper and commuter. Does it succeed? We recently had the opportunity for some quality ride time on both of these bikes to find out. [See & Read More]
Sandra Bullock and George Clooney team-up in the upcoming space thriller Gravity. Set in a modern era, the story revolves around two respective astronauts on a space walk who are caught in the middle of a storm of debris. The ensuing damage to leaves them detached from their vessel, floating aimlessly away and contemplating their survival. The movie is set to hit the silver screen on October 4th, 2013. Enjoy.
Since the introduction of Nike’s Flyknit, the technology has rapidly seen an expansion and integration amidst a variety of the sportswear giant’s other staple advances. One of the more successful iterations has been the celebrated Nike Lunar Flyknit Chukka execution. The latest colorways to drop from the developing pantheon of the fused technologies is the Tarp Green and Total Crimson version. Sitting atop the latter hue, the Lunar outsole poses a nice contrast against the heathered Tarp Green and Black Sail upper Flyknit. Rounded out with a blacked out Swoosh and tonal laces, the pair is now available from titolo for a retail tag of €149 EUR (approximately $194 USD).