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Chris Mart shares how creating eyewear gave him a new sense of freedom
Chris Mart shares how creating eyewear gave him a new sense of freedom
Chris Mart has been around streetwear culture for well over a decade, but after some minor hiccups at previous companies, he went his own way, creating his own lane—this time centered around designer eyewear and sunglasses. In many ways, Mart manifested his career from the beginning, whether he was showing up at the door of the hugely successful clothing brand Pleasures with his sunglass prototype
For Nicolás Jaar and Dave Harrington, DARKSIDE remain a shared language                                                                                                      
For Nicolás Jaar and Dave Harrington, DARKSIDE remain a shared language                                                                                                      
Hearing Dave Harrington, one-half of beloved duo DARKSIDE, gush about Miles Davis and the Grateful Dead makes you want to invite him over for an all-night listening session. When asked about his warm-up routine, Harrington jumps out of his seat to grab his guitar, explaining how he took it upon himself to learn “a particularly hard” Grateful Dead cut in preparation for a benefit concert at Brookly
15 essential post-punk bands who represent the evolution of the genre
15 essential post-punk bands who represent the evolution of the genre
Post-punk had to happen. Punk rock opened all this space for people to make exactly the kind of art or culture that the disenfranchised had been imagining in their heads, and maybe had limited means or skills by which to make it. But what if you didn’t want to crank out recharged three-chord rock ’n’ roll with modern street poetry for lyrics? What if you want...