Life+Times’ The Blueprint Takes an Inside Look at EA Sports

EntertainmentComments ⋅ Apr 1, 2014
In the latest episode of The Blueprint, Life+Times explores the advancements in graphics and artificial intelligence within EA Sports’ next-gen video games. The awesome realism that now comes with titles like FIFA and Madden not only immerse gamers i...

Up Close and Personal with KAWS’s Massive Wooden Companion Sculptures

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 7, 2014
After making their debut just a few short months ago, Life+Times took an exclusive look at KAWS’s massive wooden Companion sculptures during their stint at New York’s Mary Boone Gallery. Though smaller than the Pinocchio-esque figure that...

Life+Times Interviews the Minds Behind Trapstar

CultureComments ⋅ Dec 6, 2013
Thanks to the Internet, it’s now a simpler process to go from a local brand to an international phenomenon at a blitzing pace. Previously disparate cultures come together online, creating a fresh perspective with every iteration. Despite all th...

Pharrell Explains Work on Jay Z’s Black Album for Life+Times’ DECODED

MusicComments ⋅ Nov 5, 2013
Jay Z’s eighth studio album – The Black Album – debuted in 2003 at number one on the Billboard charts and has since gone on to sell over 3 million copies in the United States alone. Arguably one of his better projects, The Black Album will celebrate...

Frank The Butcher Talks BAU with Life+Times

StyleComments ⋅ Oct 23, 2013
If streetwear were a special club, then Frank The Butcher has taken the executive tour. He’s been a captain of Boylston Trading Company, hosted his own show with Karmaloop, and worked on über-rare tier double-0 projects with Reebok, adidas and...

Giuseppe Zanotti Speaks On Sesigning, Inspirations, and Working with Kanye West

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 18, 2013
A one time DJ, designer Giuseppe Zanotti was seemingly destined for a life in the realm of footwear thanks to a childhood in San Mauro Pascoli – a tiny Italian town with a rich history in shoe-making. Since leaving his DJ gig behind, Zanotti...

Life + Times Presents Made in America – TDE

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 23, 2013
The resurgence of rap collectives over the past few years has been interesting, yes, but perhaps none more engaging than that of Top Dawg Entertainment. From the ascent of Kendrick Lamar into the heights of West Coast dominance, to ScHoolboy Q’...

Earl Sweatshirt Talks ‘Doris’ with Elliott Wilson for Life + Times

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 14, 2013
Fresh off the debut of the Frank Ocean-featured track “Sunday,” Earl Sweatshirt met up with Rap Radar’s Elliot Wilson and “The Truth” to talk Doris for Life + Times. Linking up at famous New York spot A1 Record Shop, the...

Jay Z #FACTSONLY Interview – Part 2

MusicComments ⋅ Jul 24, 2013
Jay Z’s Life + Times presents the second half of its #FACTSONLY interview with the man himself. Once again set in the New York Yankees baseball museum at Yankee Stadium, the piece sees Hov sitting down with Rap Radar’s Elliott Wilson to d...

Trinidad James Returns To His Roots | Video

MusicComments ⋅ May 29, 2013
Jay-Z’s urban media network, Life + Times features Trinidad Jame$ for their newest segment. Life + Times breaks bread with Jame$ and discuss the “All Gold Everything” rapper’s humble beginnings over a traditional Trinidadian m...

En Noir “Off The Wall” | Video

StyleComments ⋅ May 20, 2013
Luxury streetwear brand En Noir sits down with Jay-Z’s Life + Times at TriBecA boutique Patron of the The New to talk about the brand’s beginnings before eventually establishing itself as one of the brightest brands to emerge in recent ti...

Life + Times: Behind the Scenes of Justice’s Epic Stage Production

MusicComments ⋅ Mar 25, 2013
If the trouble with seeing a DJ set in person is a lack of ‘performance,’ then seeing Justice live is the remedy. In the latest episode of their series “The Blueprint,” Life + Times takes an intimate look into the elements tha...

Theotis Beasley On The Road

LifestyleComments ⋅ Feb 14, 2013
While Theotis Beasley is busy giving a characteristic shout-out to everyone from Andrew Reynolds to Paul Rodriguez, the humble Californian skater obviously deserves his own shine. Life + Times caught up with Beasley while the Nike SB Team visited New...

A Final Look Back at the Nets’ Road to Brooklyn

LifestyleComments ⋅ Feb 9, 2013
Jay-Z’s Life + Times provides a final look at the Nets’ road from New Jersey to Brooklyn ahead of next weekend’s NBA All-Star festivities in Houston. Having set up shop in the newly opened Barclays Center, the Nets currently sit at...

An Exclusive Look at The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts’ Archive

ArtsComments ⋅ Nov 13, 2012
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has begun its progressive sale of the great Andy Warhol’s works. In deliberate stages, its entire archive of Warhols will be auctioned off at Christie’s in New York–about 350 pieces of...