Entries for December, 2008

Belt, or MacGyver-stylee Rescue Harness?

Need a belt that will look good with jeans but can save your hide in a tight spot? Check out the Specter Last Resort Belt ($25-$32). made from Mil-Spec parachute webbing, the belt can be used to fully support one’s body weight for rappelling or harnessing, and you can easily attach a carabiner and/or a [...]

Behold… The Arctopus Loses Drummer

Drummer Charlie Zeleny has parted ways with band Behold… The Arctopus. In a statement from his website, Charlie says: “It’s been 5+ years of crazy music, amazing fans and good times, but it’s definitely time for us to part ways. These days I’ve been really into developing my career as a session drummer live and [...]

New Isis Song Debuts on YouTube

Live video of Isis performing a new song has made its way online here and here (two versions).  Guitarist/vocalist Aaron Turner took the time to comment on the song’s title and update the status of their new album in his blog: “Someone asked about a title for the new isis song that we “debuted” in [...]

Editor’s Note: What NYE Special Should I Watch?

Here’s a rundown on the NYE specials tonight: Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2009 features Fergie and The Black Eyed Peas, The Jonas Brothers, Taylor Swift, Kellie Pickler, Lionel Ritchie, Fall Out Boy, Natasha Bedingfield, Pussycat Dolls and like six other people that were picked by some old person producer. NBC’s New [...]

JackThreads Offers Discounted Streetwear

JackThreads is an invitation-only online destination for dramatically discounted streetwear. They offer one extremely low priced item at a time for the duration of one day. Email alerts inform members of featured sale items that are discounted at least 50% off retail price. It comes as a surprise that JackThreads does not charge for membership [...]

Undefeated Releases Dodgers Caps

Undefeated will be releasing MLB inspired LA Dodgers New Era caps. The caps come with a mesh upper and will be available in a Raiders and a Lakers colorway. Expect these to release on January 3rd.

NPR Streams The Cure Session

NPR is streaming a World Cafe session with The Cure.   

Tour Paul Rodriguez’s Primative Shop

Take a private tour of Paul Rodriguez’s recently opened skate shop ” Primitive.” And see P-Rod shred his private training facility. Head over to the Plan B TV site and check it out.

More For The Ladies: Cassette Playa

  One of the most talked about labels for 2008 has to  be Carrie Mundane’s Cassette Playa whose love of color and geometry has made her an icon of a “new kind ” of fashion that is fun, colorful,highly visual and even fututuristic. Carrie was interviewed on Sneaker Freaker by Safra Ducreay.  Read The interview [...]

Dudez Skate The Fantasy Factory

Have you seen Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory yet? Head over to the DC site and watch Wes Kremer, Matt Miller, Marquise Henry and Keiran Reilly shred Dyrdek’s private training facility. Dyrdek even puts it down and gives you a look at his new ride.