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G-STAR RAW’S AUSTRALIAN ARM GOES INTO VOLUNTARY ADMINISTRATION

Another day, another Australian brand extension bites the dust - Denim Enterprises, the Australian franchise partner of G-Star Raw, has entered voluntary administration. Operating 21 G-Star Raw stores across the country, in addition to the brand’s hefty wholesale portfolio, Denim Enterprises has had a long-term relationship with the... read more

360 ANNOUNCES MASSIVE RESCHEDULED ‘RETOPIA’ TOUR

After cancelling most of his regional Utopia tour last year due to illness, 360 has now announced the rescheduled Retopia tour which will see him hit 24 spots across the country in an epic trek throughout April & May. In addition to the regional shows, the tour will also provide those in capital cities to witness 360 in more intimate club settings. The tour comes off the back of 360′s huge Utopia album, which has continued to see him raise the profile of Australian... read more

WATCH: ASPIRING RAPPER AUDITIONS FOR KANYE WEST ON THE STREET

Kanye West has had a very busy weekend – he’s gearing up for two performances at tonight’s GRAMMY Awards, and has the entire sneaker community debating his recently-revealed Yeezy 750 Boost model. However, it seems that he still has time for potential new recruits to his GOOD Music label, as evidenced by the footage below. Yeezus is spotted leaving Big Sean’s concert with Justin Beiber, when he is approached by aspiring rapper Cameron Grey, who pleads with the rapper to... read more

THIS WEEK’S MUSIC NEWS

REVIEW & PICS: MARK RONSON @ THE ISLAND ... read more

THIS WEEK’S FASHION NEWS

FASHION SHOOT: PERSPECTIVE ... read more

PUMA COLLABORATE WITH ALIFE FOR A/W 2015

Puma are largely known for their collaborations with atheltes, artists and brands alike, forming creative fusions with carefully selected ambassadors. Once again, their footwear has created a footprint, having partnered with New York-based brand ALIFE for Autumn/Winter 2015.

ALIFE not only produce unique streetwear apparel, footwear and accessories, but they also orchestrate events that support prominent musical acts, building a... read more

ELIZABETH ROSE IS BRINGING DISCOTHEQUES TO THE EAST COAST

Everybody knows that being a skilled curator is integral to being a performer nowadays, and that’s exactly what Elizabeth Rose will be doing on an upcoming string of discotheques along the Australian East Coast. What does a ‘discotheque’ actually entail? We have no clue, but we’re fascinated and feeling pretty damn fancy. Rose will be bringing emerging artists from the electronic realm to each late night affair, which will also feature a live set from the lady herself at... read more

WATCH: SAM SMITH ‘LAY ME DOWN’

With the Grammys just around the corner, Sam Smith is the first male artist in 34 years (and the first UK male artist ever) to grab nominations in the ‘Big Four’ categories. His album In The Lonely Hour is up for Album Of The Year, his omnipresent single ‘Stay With Me’ appears in the Record & Song Of The Year categories, and Smith himself could win Best New Artist. He’s nabbed another two nominations on top of that, bringing him to a grand total of six... read more

LISTEN: ZHU, DJ MUSTARD & DJ SNAKE ‘FADED 2.0′

ZHU’s ‘Faded’ was one of the biggest house hits in recent memory, evidenced by the fact that the mysterious West Coast producer made two trips to Australia in 2014. Many have been offering their interpretations of the track, which even earned a commendable Western Sydney rap remix – and here comes ‘Faded 2.0′ courtesy of DJ Mustard & DJ Snake.

Layering the original vocals over... read more

WATCH: MONTGOMERY ‘NOT AROUND’

Warsaw is a long way from the Gold Coast, but that’s exactly where Montgomery has gone for her latest video, ‘Not Around’. The Queensland singer signed to ever-popular label I Oh You in late 2014, putting her alongside acts like DMAs & DZ Deathrays. In such fine company, she’s already released debut EP New Clear War – with ‘Not Around’ being a definite highlight. The video for the dreamy, indie-pop jam arrives as a collaboration with Jessica... read more