Partially because we snubbed him on 51 almost a year ago and partially because he dropped 38 tracks worth of new material in one day, this weeks crown goes to Kool AD. Continuing his homage to the bus routes of his native Bay Area, 19 and 63 see production from several up and coming West Coast icons like Issue, Keyboard Kid and Steel Tipped Dove, as well as vocal features from Spank Rock, Chippy Nonstop and shop favourite Meyhem Lauren. Click the covers to listen/download, and hit the jump for some of the week’s more conventional releases. Read more
Hot off the heels of their “How to Rap a Present” freestyle, Pro Era presents another full-length tape to closeout the year, this time starring Capital Steez. Southern Hospitality also assembled a mix of Bay Area rapper/producer Issue’s greatest hits from this year, and Curren$y blessed us with yet another free release for the holidays. Hit the jump for all the links. Read more
There’s been no shortage of rising stars in the rap game over the past couple of years, but ever since he dropped Survival of the Swag at the top of the year, Vinny Cha$e has had his due share of our attention. Almost a full year later, Golden Army picks up right where that project left off, with Kid Art handling most of the production for another 18 tracks. Click the cover to listen and hit the jump for the best of the rest this week including Flying Lotus’ alter-ego project and the latest from another rising star in our area’s own Young Braised. Read more
Both deliveries from 10 Deep’s Fall 2012 “Outta Bounds & Off Limits” collection are now available at the Victoria and Vancouver shops. The following lookbook shots give us a glimpse into the New York staple’s pattern-heavy vision, with hoodies, button downs, crewnecks and jackets all popping up in the cut. Come through for the full selection.
While the rest of their Fall line is pretty well stocked at both shops now, Undefeated’s latest piece of outerwear deserves a post of its own. Coming in both black and burgundy, the Satin Snap-Up Jacket features a durable nylon shell, smooth acetate lining, and a poly fill to keep you warm through the changing seasons. Striped ribbing and applique branding on the chest, shoulder and back make it an instant classic. Hit the link for a closer look… Read more
We are in he process of looking for part time and potential full time employees for our Victoria location. Knowledge of our product is a must and previous retail experience is an asset. Please submit resumes in person to the Johnson Street location, attention Jason.
We will be releasing a limited quantity of the Air Jordan 1 Retro RTTG (Road To The Gold) “Las Vegas” edition. This Vegas inspired shoe is part one of a multi-sneaker pack made to commemorate the 2012 World Basketball Festival. Available Saturday July 7th, Victoria store only.