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With ‘Godfather’, Wiley is Celebrating the Legacy of Grime

A few months back I wrote a piece lamenting the lack of in-depth knowledge of Grime in the wake of its achieving mainstream popularity. There was an eagerness amongst mainstream music journos to spread the word to their audiences, but … Continue reading

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2016 sucked and I’m going to tell you why

Another year gone by, and if there was ever a time to feel cynical about the state of things, December 2016 is certainly it. To parrot the same tired phrase as everybody else, this has been a really shit one. … Continue reading

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Frieze 2016 Highlights for High Snobiety

I wrote a piece for High Snobiety talking about some of my personal highlights from Frieze Art Fair 2016, and sizing up the general mood of the fair this year. Read the whole piece now over at High Snobiety.

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Maiden Noir F/W16 — Into the Silence

A few years back, maybe 2012, I was a massive fan of Maiden Noir. After their early days making kind of ishy t-shirts that were indistinguishable from All Saints and Passarella Death Squad at the time, the Seattle-based brand seemed … Continue reading

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Frieze 2015 for HighSnobiety

I was asked by HighSnobiety to attend this year’s Frieze Art Fair in London. After spending an afternoon exploring the exhibition I wrote a recap about some of my personal highlights from Frieze 2015. You can read the whole article … Continue reading

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Noah — Fall/Winter 2015 Lookbook

A few months on from the initial announcement that he would be reviving the line, Brendon Babenzien’s Noah clothing opened its flagship store on New York’s Mulberry Street on October 15th with an online store opening shortly after. Now the … Continue reading

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WTaps Fall/Winter 2015 Collection

WTaps is back for Fall/Winter 2015 with its latest collection, continuing with the “Lifist” philosophy that Tetsu Nishiyama has been exploring for the past few seasons. Early imagery suggests that the brand is returning to its original streetwear roots. Official … Continue reading

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Maiden Noir — Fall/Winter 2015 Collection: ‘Forever Lost’

Seattle menswear label Maiden Noir released the imagery for their latest collection, ‘Forever Lost’, inspired by the tones and architecture of the planet’s quickly vanishing glaciers. Accompanied by a lookbook set in an appropriate location, the collection is immediately characterised … Continue reading

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London Design Festival for HighSnobiety

I was asked by HighSnobiety to list some of my favourite events from this week’s London Design Festival. You can read the whole article right now over at HighSnobiety.com

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Ai Weiwei at the Royal Academy of Arts

No doubt you’ve already read a slew of pieces about Ai Weiwei’s exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts in Piccadilly. It’s the artist’s first ever major exhibition in the UK and comes after a long period of personal and … Continue reading

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