Paul Rodriguez: Today Was A Good Day

EditorialComments ⋅ Jul 28, 2009
As a cornerstone of Nike SB, Paul Rodriguez has shined immensely under the sportswear giant’s skateboarding program. Moving forward onto his third signature sneaker model, we catch up with the native Southern Californian to talk shoes, skating,...

Onitsuka Tiger: Entering the Den of the Tiger

EditorialComments ⋅ Jul 21, 2009
Bringing together a well-designed capsule marked by subtle detailing, Onitsuka Tiger has all the makings to establish an increasing foothold in the realm of sportswear. Designer Shuhei Numata offered us an overview of the brand’s direction, mes...

Uniforms for the Dedicated: A Play of Nonsense

EditorialComments ⋅ Jul 16, 2009
An overview of Scandinavian label Uniforms for the Dedicated reveals the strong-minded ideals from one of the boldest labels in recent times. We chat with Fredrik Wikholm about his role within the collective.

Mike Martin & Ichigo: MASH SF x SAG

EditorialComments ⋅ Jul 8, 2009
The last two years have seen a serious push by the cycling community into street culture. MASH SF and SAG represent two of the industries most respected companies, growing steadily with the movement.

Dee & Ricky: The Twins

EditorialComments ⋅ Jul 1, 2009
A day spent running around the blighted shores of Staten Island was enough to convince us that Dee & Ricky truly write their own rules. Check out this Q&A with The Twins.

Edison Chen & Kevin Poon: JUICE Kuala Lumpur

EditorialComments ⋅ Jun 24, 2009
With the return of EDC to the Asian spotlight, the stars were in perfect alignment as Edison, Edwin Choong & Kevin Poon, cut the ribbon to their latest retail venture.

Peter Fahey: Sneaker Pimps

EditorialComments ⋅ Jun 19, 2009
After countless stops under their belt, Sneaker Pimps continues to impress under the direction of Founder Peter Fahey.

Mike Giant: Black and White

EditorialComments ⋅ Jun 15, 2009
Legendary tattoo artist Mike Giant shares his thoughts on the current state of tattooing, art culture, and the city he loves.

Jean Touitou: A.P.C.

EditorialComments ⋅ Jun 8, 2009
We caught up with Tunisian-born designer Jean Touitou, as he opened his latest flagship store in Hong Kong, for his heralded French brand A.P.C.

Pedro Winter, Michael Dupouy & So-Me: The Cool Cats

EditorialComments ⋅ Jun 1, 2009
HYPEBEAST tracks down two integral members of The Cool Cats to chow down on some Whiskas and found out more about these busy cats!

adidas Zeitfrei: The Complete Ride

EditorialComments ⋅ May 25, 2009
Making our first foray into the world of collaborative sneakers alongside adidas, we catch up with the project’s architects: Jason Chow, Hikmet Hikmet Sugour, and Andy Chiu.

Steve Aoki: House of Electro

EditorialComments ⋅ May 18, 2009
One of the leaders in the electro club culture, DJ Steve Aoki continues his push with a steady charge alongside his label, Dim Mak.

Simon “Woody” Wood: Sneaker Freaker

EditorialComments ⋅ May 13, 2009
Never at a loss for words, Simon “Woody” Wood takes us into his world of sneakers behind successful publication, Sneaker Freaker.

Signature Touch: A Look Into the Nike Zoom Stefan Janoski SB

EditorialComments ⋅ May 8, 2009
Stefan Janoski celebrates his first signature sneakers alongside Nike SB. We catch up with Stefan, James Arizumi, and Michael Leon for a closer look into the project.

Keiichi Nitta: Snap Shot

EditorialComments ⋅ May 4, 2009
One of the more interesting photographers in the industry, Keiichi Nitta, gives us a rundown of his latest escapades and book release.