Do I even need to explain what Viceland is? Viceland.com is Vice Magazines website. Vice is hands down the number 1 motivation for me starting blaqbook. I can’t even begin to break it down. Think blaqbook but way bigger with way deeper pockets. I love VICE!
Ever see those big lines outside of a boutique? We’ll this is where all the hype before the store happens. Anything cool that would be relevant to the young urban male addicted to street couture can be found here. Get your daily dose of Hype at hypebeast. It keeps me fresh on all big things street couture around the world.
3. Street Etiquette
This is a fashion blog that I read daily. They pretty much just write about their love of fashion. They also feature some dope photography and film of the two owners style. Since they are two young black males I can relate.
In short lastnightsparty.org is a blog which features photos, short films, and words of wisdom that surround the party scene. They are constantly moving from city to city and country to country bringing us some of the coolest parties you’ll ever feast your eyes on.
It’s no secret I love this women. Mind, body and soul. If you ladies need a lesson in dope follow her blog. She does it all from fashion, to photography, to film, to writing, to event planning, to Djing and recently just designed the first ever women’s Jordan.
Freewilliamsburg is pretty much a break down of free shit and news targeted toward the hip Brooklynite. Looking for something to do and low on funds? Look no further I’m sure you can find something fun to get into on freewilliamsburg.com
7. Contour Magazine
Contour is a blog/webzine owned by a friend of mine Nikolai Soudek. Contour is dedicated to celebrating creative people and their passions.
Every month Contour features conversations with artists from a variety of mediums, showcasing their work and acquiring insights into their creative process and inspiration. I’ll also be posting reviews and music mixes as well as random items culled from the web that I find interesting.
The majority of the posts are written/curated by Nikolai, although Contour will feature guest curators from time to time.
8. Smashing Magazine
Smashing Magazine is a blog dedicated to design, photography, web development and basically anything else creative. It has tons of useful tutorials and keeps your industry standard up to par.
This site features interview’s, reviews, and write ups on topics relevant to those into street culture. Matt Cohen(owner) covers everything from fashion, to hip-hop, and everything in between.
Graffiti is what makes the world go round so of course I stay up to date with the who’s who of the Graffiti game. I always need to know who is getting up and where they are getting up at. RobotsWillKill keep me OG even while living a 9-5 Monday through Friday work week. It was so much easier when I was in college and would vandalize the word and not give a fuck about my responsibilities for the next day.