Tag: Atlanta Influences Everything

The Influencers: Kanye West Coachella Sunday Service

Kanye’s Coachella Moment: His Spiritual Redemption

I was grocery shopping on a Sunday, chilling in my vintage Easter addition Kyrie 2’s…and while waiting in line, decided to scroll through twitter. I open the app and immediately notice that #Kanye was trending higher than #Easter. I shrugged, lamenting on the current status of the world and proceeded to buy my food. I […]

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The Influencers: Skittles Pride

Skittles Celebrates Pride…DUH!

In a brand initiative that should’ve happened 15 years ago, Skittles from the M&M and Mars company, partners up with various artists from the LGBTQ community in order to produce a commemorative run of brand packaging. However, the Pride partnership packs will only be available in the UK during PRIDE week. The illustrative packaging features […]

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The Influencers: Tuany Nascimento

ballet in Brazil

In 2012, dancer Tuany Nascimento launched Na Ponta dos Pés (On Top Toes), a free ballet class for the children of Alemão, northern Rio de Janeiro. This neighborhood is more known for it’s pistols more so than pirouettes. Watch the vid to see how one woman is changing the world.

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The Influencers: Mortal Kombat 11

Mortal Kommmmbattt!

Mortal Kombat has being teasing the 11th series in their installment of fighting games for over a year now. Just in time for the summer, they dropped the first official trailer which, reveals a pretty interesting story line…time travel! It seems that players can choose between their past or present selves, in a battle that […]

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The Influencers: Lil Miquela

This Robot? Has More Followers tHan You

Some of you may know about Lil’ Miquela and some of you may not. For the uniformed, she is the first 100 percent, digitally created, influencer (second digital model, after @Shudu.Gram) who has over 1.5 million followers. What started out as a thought experiment, has now become a weird sign of the times and now […]

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The Influencers: Bandcamp Vinyl

Bandcamp to release artist vinyl in 2019

The independent music distribution website Bandcamp made a major announcement this week…Before the end of 2019, artists will have the option to press their releases to vinyl! This savvy decision comes off of a year where wax sales have toppled those of cds and new vinyl collectors are being made every day. Bandcamp, known for […]

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The Influencers: Donald Glover Adidas

DOnALD GLOVER, ADIDAS & Monique

Donald Glover released not one, but THREE pairs of shoes in his first collaboration with Adidas. He and his Wolf + Rothstein team. Has promoted the launch covertly and with little fanfare. One of these drops was the first of two vignettes that were posted to youtube with no announcement. The clip features veteran comedienne, […]

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The Influencers Present: Jordan Peele The Twilight Zone

THE TWILIGHT ZONE: JORDAN PEELE’S NEW TAKE ON THE CLASSIC ANTHOLOGY SERIES

In 1959, writer Rod Serling invited audiences to take a weekly trip to a fifth dimension, a “middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition.” He called that dimension The Twilight Zone, and tales ranging from weird to the truly horrifying entertained audiences for five seasons. Serling opened and closed every episode with […]

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The Influencers Present: Queendom !

Enter the Queendom!

    This group is a force to be reckoned with in Atlanta’s ever evolving hip hop scene. Meet Queendom!     1. So who is Queendom? Who are the group members and how did you all meet?     The Queendom is 2 boss ass bitches that are about to fuck your shit up […]

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The Influencers Present: Ekow Nimako

The Incredible Lego Sculptures of Ekow Nimako

There are barely words. The lego based, sculpture work of artist, Ekow Nimako is something that has to be seen, to be believed. This man is blessed.

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