Music icon and former Nirvana front man Kurt Cobain continues to find his place in our hearts and music. The 2015 documentary ‘Montage of Heck’ is premiering tonight at 9 on HBO along with great news from the Director of the project, Brett Morgan. Morgan has confirmed that during his research for the documentary many unreleased projects were discovered and will be released this summer on a new Kurt Cobain album. Morgan talks about the project: It will feel like you’re kind of hanging out with Kurt Cobain on a hot summer day in Olympia, Washington as he fiddles about. It’s going to really surprise people,” he said, adding that the album will be “just Kurt and you’re going to hear him do things you never expected to come out of him.
Fashion staple Hood By Air has presented us with dynamic visuals by mashing street wear with culture and sports. Hood by Air continues to push the fashion envelope with their Spring/Summer footwear line. The most noteworthy shoe of the collection is the Avalanche Boot. The boot is a perfect blend between the Timberland six inch boot, the Air Jordan VII, the Air huarache, and the Nike Air Yeezy II. The boot features an all-white color way with a lace-up or double zip version. The boot also highlights a deerskin upper, ankle cut outs and a chunky rubber sole.
After being named the creative director for Puma Women, Rihanna is featured in her first ad.
Adidas continues to present us with new versions of its iconic Stan Smith sneaker. This version of the shoe spotlights a premium leather-lined weaving with an all-over pattern commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Estruco ball from the 1990 world cup. The shoe is priced at $87 USD. A “Running white” version of the show is available at the Adidas web store.
Jordan brand doesn’t want you to forget the days of his “Airness” during the legendary run of The Dream Team in 1992. The AJ7 will be homage to the memorable by donning remastered upper leather panels featuring dark grey and wolf grey. Also, Orange and Turquoise are highlighted on the outer sole and tongue of the shoe. The price tag of this Jordan Brand collectors item is $190, higher than most general release. Is this on your list of pick-ups for tomorrow? Check out more photos after the break.
Adidas Originals presents us with another model of their popular ZX Flux. The shoe features a prominent orange and blue colorway and the shoe is fit for upcoming warmer months. The upper part of the shoe dons a lightweight blue covered by Navy Blue and Orange stripes. An orange heel and bright yellow insole are finishing features of the shoe. The ZX Flux Slip On will retail for $120 at will be available at select Adidas Originals stores.
Jordan Brand is already gearing up for their holiday season 3 months into 2015. Donning the classic Jumpman logo these releases are sure to bring sneaker collectors and resellers flocking to your nearest retail store. The iconic Jordan VIII leads the bunch with three colors set to be released. After a 12-year hiatus, the AJ8 Chrome makes a return. The Three-Peat, which features a Phoenix Suns colorway as they fell victim to MJ and his third straight championship. The crowd favorite All-Star aqua colorway is set to return. Along with the AJ8, the AJ14 Laney will commemorate Jordans high school, The Jordan Is set to be release will pay honor to the University of North Carolina, Jordans alma mater. The last pair that Jordan Brand revealed will be the AJ7 featuring a colorway of a sweater MJ sported during a McDonalds commercial alongside Charles Barkley and Larry Bird. AJ 8…
OFF-WHITE’s Creative Director Virgil Abloh has unveiled the title for the next collection of his high fashion imprint on Instagram. The Fall/Winter release has been donned “Don’t Look Down.” There are not many clues related to the collection other than the upside down font and the name “Meadow Heights.” Also, the audio in his teaser on Instagram featured a strong blowing wind suggesting standing on a high point. No other details have been provided at this time but keep an eye out for release information in the near future.