Tagged with: Exclusives

  • Music   /   Posted 08/22/2014

    Slaine On Collaborations: Talks Tech N9ne, Madchild, DJ Lethal

    On the heels of the release of his latest project, The King of Everything Else, Boston rap vet Slaine sits down to talk about collaborations with some of his favorite people. Specifically, he talks...
  • Fashion   /   Posted 08/20/2014

    Rocksmith, Black Scale Show Spring ’15 Lines At Agenda NYC

    During Agenda 2014 NYC last month, we caught up with a few of our favorite brands to check out their upcoming Spring '15 seasons. Rocksmith and Wu-Tang Ltd. tell us about why the two...
  • Common Inspired Youth At Chi-Talk During World Basketball Festival
    Lifestyle   /   Posted 08/17/2014

    Common Inspires Youth At Nike’s Chi-Talk

    Common returned to Chicago this week for a speaking engagement at Chi-Talk, a one-day (TED Talk-esq) event sponsored by Nike and held during the 2014 World Basketball Festival. The purpose of the talk was to encourage...
  • 2015 Scion FR-S Release Series 1.0
    Lifestyle   /   Posted 08/17/2014

    Closer Look At 2015 Scion FR-S RS 1.0

    Scion's FR-S sports coupe continues to evolve. In April, the car brand made the announcement for the FR-S Release Series 1.0, which draws inspiration from the Toyota Racing Development (TRD) team's Scion FR-S TRD...
  • Coach Mike Krzyzewski
    Sports   /   Posted 08/16/2014

    Team USA Coach Wants To Make Chicago Fans Proud

    The Men's USA Basketball National Team continued preparing for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup tip-off, after DeMarcus Cousins' (Sacramento Kings) knee-to-knee collision and injury on Thursday (Aug. 14). Though no structural damage was...
  • A Closer Look At Nike's 2014 Hyperelite Uniform
    Sports   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    A Closer Look At Nike’s 2014 Hyper Elite Uniform

    This week marks the third-annual World Basketball Festival, this year's festivities taking court in Chicago. To commemorate the occasion, Nike gave us time with apparel director Michael Smith, who discussed the recently unveiled Team...
  • Q&A: Damon Williams Jr and Jake Johnson Discuss Let's Be Cops
    Entertainment   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    Damon Wayans Jr., Jake Johnson Discuss “Let’s Be Cops”

    Some hate them, others love them and some even want to be them. Actors Damon Wayans Jr. (Justin) and Jake Johnson (Ryan) live out everyman's fantasy in 20th Century Fox's latest comedy, Let's Be Cops....
  • Scottie Pippen Gives Tour Of Historic United Center
    Sports   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    Scottie Pippen Gives Tour Of Chicago’s United Center

    Nike gave us a private tour of Chicago's historic United Center this week, during the company's World Basketball Festival 2014. The 21,000 capacity indoor sports arena is home to two of Chicago's most revered athletic...
  • Marlon Wayans
    Entertainment   /   Posted 08/15/2014

    Q&A: Marlon Wayans Talks “A Haunted House 2,” Comedy & Controversy

    If you don't know Marlon Wayans or the Wayans family, then where the hell have you been? From the TV shows like In Living Color to movies such as Don't Be a Menace to...
  • The Hood Internet
    Music   /   Posted 08/14/2014

    The Hood Internet’s Best Mixtapes

    Presented By Dr Pepper Chicago-based production duo The Hood Internet -- comprised of ABX and STV SLV -- have garnered attention across the Internet, thanks to their unique mixes of genre-jumping mash-ups. The duo...
  • Hands On With Native's New Apollo Moc
    Fashion   /   Posted 08/13/2014

    Hands On With Native Shoes’ Apollo Moc

    Native Shoes confidently expands their repertoire with their new Apollo Moc. Touted as the "world's lightest moccasin," the shoe is entirely constructed from animal free synthetic materials. A perforated microfiber upper promotes breathability and odor resistance, while a...
  • Lifestyle   /   Posted 08/12/2014

    Introducing Guinness Blonde Lager: Discover Series

    Guinness invited us to be among the first to try their newest offering earlier this month, Guinness Blonde Lager, the first of a set of beers from Diageo called the "Discovery Series." During a...