Bronx is a 19-year old musician from Mexico who has released his first single on Nurvous Records. Mastered by Jay Lamar and Jesse Oliver, vocal samples from Mariah Carey, and a mastered feel-good atmosphere grants him a warm welcome.
Gitman Vintage is an American fashion brand creating modern versions of old-school quality shirts. The shirts are based on a collection of books from the classic Gitman shirt factory, and then given a modern, slim cut by brand front man Chris Oberlding. Here is a nice example of a bright electric/cobalt blue shirt.
San Fransisco trio Pillowtalks latest rework of Marvin Gaye’s and Tammi Terrell’s soul anthem The Real Thing is as good as reworks get. The track is part of a Ep called the Soul Edits out on Wolf and Lamb’s W+L Black Label.
Because of the light weight feel similar to the more heavyset denim, chambray shirts have become increasingly popular among high end brands and tailors. Wearable with blazers, jeans, chinos, and ties, these shirts are very versatile. If you’re looking for contemporary ways to dress down while remaining casually elegant, then chambray shirts will be perfect for your wardrobe. Here is an example on what to look for by exclusive Italian label Salvatore Piccolo.
Lovesport is a fairly unknown duo out of New York. Here is their fantastic modern pop track called Apart, under the genre Lovewave.
Swims is a Norwegian footwear brand specializing in durable modern loafers and galoshes made of natural rubber and mesh. Some of them look quite alright, and they are perfect for circumstances when you don’t want to worry about your shoes too much.
Canadian producer Drew Harris has together with Lauren Hillman, aka Kotomi, produced a brilliant cover of the iconic track from the movie Drive. Drew is set to publish a full album in a few weeks under his artist name Germany Germany.
Summer is in full effect and the need for great beach wear is immediate. Here is a nice pair of swim shorts by ASOS, personally i prefer shorter models like these over board shorts. Wear them with a polo shirt, espadrilles, and a beach towel around your neck.
Monsieur Zimmer’s June mixtape was published earlier today, featuring many recognizable tracks and remixes. Truly amazing that you can download such a quality compilation of music for free.
Bon Iver – Towers (Slow Hands Cover)
Bronx – I’ll Be Loving You
Rick Astley – Never Gonna Give You Up (Drop Out Orchestra Dub)
Van She – Jamaica (Plastic Plates Remix)
ColeCo – Ricky Smiley
Chordashian – Illusions
Little Boots – Headphones (Moon Boots Remix)
Dublin Aunts – Heartbreak Reputation (LNTG Found A Groove Remix)
Montevideo – Horses (Zimmer Remix)
Bit Funk – It Ain’t Easy
Cassian – I Love It
Jonas Rathsman – Since I Don’t Have You
The Faint – Battlehymn For Children (Tensnake Dub)
Para One – Lean On Me (feat. Teki Latex)
Poolside Music – Slow Down
Giselle – Silk (Cosmic Kids Remix)
This black blazer by D&G seems to be basically perfect if you ask me. The slim and short cut makes it exactly what i look for in a black blazer. Wear it with dark blue denim, a crispy white shirt and a purple pocket square for a elegant evening.
Great danceable remix by Ben Macklin on Florence + The Machines No Light, No Light. Free Download, so don’t mind if I do.
Finnish summer is what it is, this week’s weather has been quite poor to be honest. I’m going to spend the upcoming weekend at a cabin by the sea and the way things are looking right now it’s probably going to be more of a indoor, sort of, excursion. The outfit below basically captures what I had in mind for weekend clothing, a blend of rugged and relaxed items that will keep me safe whatever the weather should turn out to be.
The Magician’s latest tape features stand-out tracks by Isaac Tichauer, Monsoon Season, Duke Dumont, Panama, and Yuksek & The Magician. His next tape will be revealed in September so enjoy this one over summer. Cheers to the extremely busy Producer/DJ for taking time and putting together these tapes that are always greeted with open arms by the Indie Dance community.
If you haven’t got one of these in your wardrobe then this one might be something for you. This classic red gingham shirt by J. Lindeberg is perfect for casual summer events. Role up the sleeves, open up a few buttons, and wear it over a pair of worn medium dark jeans.
Cosmonauts most recent Top Ten-mixtape is packed to the rim with stand-out Nu Disco. The careful build up from slowhouse to faster dance makes this mix greater than the sum of its parts.
White shirts are appropriate for summer when you want to feel relaxed yet sharp. Yoox started their summer sale so there’s a lot on offer for fast movers. Get 20 % off for example from this shirt by Mauro Grifoni. Wear it with chinos of a perhaps burgundy or dark green tone.
French touch producer Popular Computer’s track Pop Art gets remixed by Carlos Pizetti. Original track taken from Popular Computer’s album LiTE published in February this year.
I’ve felt a hankering for a modern vintage leather jacket for quite some time now. Nudie Jeans is a Swedish fashion brand which focuses on quality jeans. I’ve always liked what they’ve done and now i found a a new favorite in this leather jacket. I would choose a different ensemble for it though, maybe a bit mor prep instead of the familiar rock-look.