Growing up in South London, as part of the post Caribbean wind rush generation. It was clear to me that despite living miles away from Jamaica the culture would not be forgotten. That being the scrumptious jerk chicken and rice peas now infamous around the world and reggae music. Jamaica is seen as one of … Continue reading Why is Bashment Music so vulgar
Light nigga, dark nigga, faux nigga, real nigga Rich nigga, poor nigga, house nigga, field nigga Still nigga, still nigga The Story of OJ by Jay Z is a song with a message, I can generally relate to. Through colonisation, gentrification and racism we have been told to judge someone based on skin tone colour. … Continue reading O.J., Like, “I’m not black, I’m O.J.”… okay
Kanye West came back bigger and better this Fall 2016 collaboration with Adidas. Yeezy Season 3 was a huge event presented in front of an eager crowd who also were anticipating the release of his new album "The Life of Pablo" His previous stab and producing a clothing line wasn't the most sophisticated … Continue reading Yeezy Season 3 Shuts Down MSG
From chaos to couture is the story of Punks evolution in the fashion industry. Birthed in the 1970’s on London’s Kings Road, working class youths sought to destroy the ideals of the bourgeoisie. The punk culture was a battle between the anti-establishments, versus the upper society. The young punks were alienated so choose to look … Continue reading Fashion Moment Punk Luxe
Joan Smalls and co give Icelandic hockey chic in Alexander Wang’s 2014 H&M ad campaign.