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.
Arnaud Rebotini, Mathieu Zub and Benjamin Beaulieu form Black Strobe, a Parisian electronic music group. After some quiet time a new album is said to be in the works for 2013. Here is the first track of the album called Boogie In Zero Gravity, a darker track with a scent of hip Paris.
Khaki colored leather shoes are an interesting alternative to the more common palette of brown and black. Here is a fun pair by N.D.C.
Summer In The City is the new single from French & American indie band Freedom Fry. Such a lovely and addictive track, I know I’ll be singing this all day tomorrow. The video is directed and edited by Eric Maldin and the band.
Chris Malinchak from favorite label French Express is out with a fresh tropical disco track. Smooth grooves together with vocal samples from Brandy makes this a clear signature French Express track.
Nudie Jeans has a range of great jeans for the denim connoisseur. My personal favorite is Thin Finn which is a skinny-leg, medium rise model. The picture below shows a heavily washed model which in my opinion works well with basically anything.
Copenhagen based boy wonder Kasper Bjørke moonlights at Hugo Boss as one of their inhouse music bloggers. For a fresh remix of his latest track Deep Is The Breath, Kasper turned to his Swedish producer friends Martin Brodin and Copycat. The result is like what every Hugo store should sound like.
Personally i feel that Hugo is best for providing reliable formal wear, such as suits, shirts, ties, and dress shoes. Here is a nice pair of derby shoes that will go well with a navy suit, as well as with jeans or chinos.
The official music video depicts Los Angeles as Josh Legg, aka Goldroom likes to think of it. I really feel like Jake Gibson, the director of the video, has been able to capture the right ambiance for one of the stand-out tracks of the spring.