Burrr, it's cold outside! You may want to bundle up- better yet, why don't you escape the cold? With all the long holiday weekends approaching and winter breaks from school we know our readers have the "itch" to book a flight and just go! Weather it is a quick flight to Miami, Florida or a luxurious get away to the Virgin Islands Melissa Odabash, Sirenes de Soliel and Acacia Swimwear have the perfect swimwear and accessories for the occasion. Check out the ultra-chic designs and colorful playful styles that pair great with sandy beaches and tropical waters. We can't forget to mention that many of Melissa Odabash's pieces have been spotted on stars like Gwyneth Paltrow, Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Kate Moss! The mermaids behind SDS Swim are the recent 2nd place winners in The 27th International Fashion Designer of the Year Award and Acacia Swimwear has been featured in as Elle, Cosmo and In Style magazines and many more! Acacia can be purchased online and in many retailers world wide.
There was a time in history when female punk bands ruled the world. Angsty rebel yells from women in bands like Bikini Kill, Hole, and Siouxsie and the Banshees were punk music’s secret weapon- tackling topics on sexuality, feminism, radicalism, etc.
The bristling attitudes that were pioneered from female punk bands set the groundwork for pop-punk and mainstream-pop female artists alike to come out tongues wagging, and gyrating on silver poles-proudly- in the magazines and on TV. One frontwoman in particular possessed the staying power to put the unbridled “fuck-all” attitude back on the map.
The world was shocked and saddened when the news about Paul Walker's tragic death broke this past Saturday, November 30. Today, December 3, the L.A County Coroner's office released the cause of death in the fatal car crash, stating that the late actor, 40, who was in the passenger's seat of the car, died as a result of the combination of traumatic and thermal injuries, while the driver, Roger Rodas, died of numerous traumatic injuries.
What this tells us is that the impact of the crash alone is not what killed Walker. The various horrors that took place, such as the fire that followed, are to blame..
“LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, AYAH IS IN THE BUILDING! I REPEAT, AYAH IS IN THE BUILDING!” Those were the last words spoken as the crowd began to roar, and Ayah Marar took the stage at Long Island’s Aura Nightclub this past Saturday night. The UK’s “Queen of Bass” was on the last stop of her US tour, when she dazzled club goers with a short set that started in the wee hours of the morning; and boy, did she revive the party!
Here is Afrojack's full 7 minute remix of the Miley Cyrus hit "Wrecking Ball". After releasing the preview of the song and mixing it into his live sets, the fans "lost their ish", said Afrojack. Miley is also fan of the remixm the two were even spotted hanging out in Amsterdam shortly after its release. Hopefully we can get more music from the two of them in the future. Take a listen and let us know what you think about the remix!
When Bitcoin came on the scene in 2009, many didn’t pay it any mind. Doubts in the cryptocurrency stemmed from the possibility of bitcoin being easy to hack, expensive to generate, and since it isn’t tied to a conventional value: only circulating if someone offered to buy it. Bitcoin is not linked to any underlying commodity or government which also means it can be traded with no postage, taxes, or other fees. It does not offer security in representation, but is resistant to inflation and counterfeit because of its limited supply.
Toro y Moi's Chaz Bundick is a creative guy, and aiming to diversify his arsenal, he has released a new single,"Sweet Tea" under the new alias Sides of Chaz. The song contains the same sonic freshness fans have come to expect from Bundick, and the sound is decidedly different than what he produces under the Toro y Moi moniker. Check out the new single here and tell us what you think.
After parting ways with Nike, due to artisitic and contract limitations, Kanye West has now officially signed with Adidas. Known for his popular Air Yeezy Nike sneaker and his ever changing sense of style, it is obvious that Kanye has a nack for clothing and is more than willing to put his creative mind into the production of clothing. According to him, it has been his dream since he was a little kid to make clothing - clothing that is affordable while at the same time breaks the seam when it comes to innovation and style.
Pretty Lights is dropping a remix album of his latest release A Color Map of the Sun on December 10th, and has hooked his fans up with a free stream of the album before it's highly anticipated release. Featuring remixes from Griz, Datsik, 12th Planet, HeRobust, and more, this album provides a whole lot of sound variety. Give this a listen on your best set of speakers and sit back and enjoy the sounds of Pretty Lights.
Earlier this week, Cipriani Wall Street played host to the 23rd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards. Guests and celebrities alike enjoyed cocktails provided by Russian Standard Vodka. The awards featured seven categories; juries of filmmakers determined the winners, while moviegoers chose the winner of the audience award. During the ceremony, Steve Buscemi gave a heartfelt tribute to renowned actor James Gandolfini. Ethan Hawke and Julie Dempley also presented Richard Linklater with a tribute, while Lee Daniels paid tribute to Forest Whitaker. Other presenters at the awards included Mayor Bloomberg, Rashida Jones, Katheryn Hahn, Shailene Woodley and Jared Leto. The awards were hosted by comedian Nick Kroll.