British designer A. Sauvage teams up with Microsoft to launched the world's first pair of wireless charging trousers at London Collections: Men. Known for creating under-stated luxury with a no-nonsense approach to contemporary tailoring, A. Sauvage’s collaboration focuses on the ‘Modern Man’ of 2014, making it the perfect collection for wearable technology.
What we don’t do here at TSG is cover the going on’s with who’s fighting who and who’s cussing who on those reality shows (I didn’t say we don’t watch now!). However, it’s hard to deny that through reality TV- both music and drama focused we’ve seen a lot of great music emerge. Be it an old skool or hot off the press artist- there’s no doubting TV gets us to love songs faster, harder and deeper than before. This New Now Next takes a look at some of the hottest reality based tunes to hit the web this week.
As you know The Street Gypsies are lovers of all things creative and innovative, we are constantly in support of pushing creativity forward and always will be. This year Pitti Uomo 86, the world’s most important trade fair for menswear and contemporary lifestyle trends, will be held in Florence from 17 to 20 June 2014, and our friends at Orange Culture have been selected to showcase a brand new collection.
If the last Nokia Lumia Live is anything to go by, we are in for a treat this time around! Nokia and La Blogothèque are back! This time featuring London based electric soul three-piece Years & Years, fronted by former “Skins” actor, Olly Alexander. The group will be performing in front of an intimate crowd in the abandoned, Aldwych London Underground station. Years & Years follow the highly successful first session, which took place on 29 March and saw Brit Award winning singer, Ella Eyre, at Dingles Fairground Museum in Devon.
The Street Gypsies are proud to announce that we have collaborated with our friends at Nokia MixRadio to bring you the perfect summer playlist. With tracks by Kwabs, T-Pain, Little Dragon, Chris Brown, Gil Scott-Heron, Jhene Aiko and Jamiroquai, we've chosen a perfect blend of tracks to help prepare you for that oncoming summer breeze. With a touch of nostalgia from the last couple of decades as well as some TSG ones to watch. We dare you to not tap a toe or two! Just like The Street Gypsies Team, this mix is unapologetically genre crossing and sonically transporting.
Jem Cooke is a brand new artist with a lot to say about love and how to go about experiencing it. Cookie Jam, her mixtape released in November 2013 is a hard-hitting introduction to the soulful artist with a fresh perspective.
A while back we mentioned that Queensbridge, New York rapper Nas will be releasing a re-mastered album, a docu-film and a tour- celebrating the 20th anniversary of his critically acclaimed album Illmatic. A few Hours ago the trailer for the film "Time Is Illmatic" surface on the web, and we have it for you below. The film itself will be making its debut at the Tribeca Film Festival for opening night at the Beacon on April 16.
Nokia Lumia Live joined forces with La Blogothèque to take us music lovers on a ride... no quite literally – a ride!
Nokia's Lumia Live is a series of free music events that specialises is showcasing the hottest emerging talent in really obscure locations around the UK.
London, Thursday 10th April 2014- Thump presents a new mini documentary from PMR Records, home of top British dance acts Julio Bashmore, Disclosure and Jessie Ware. As house music continues to climb through the UK charts, and with daydreams of the coming summer festival season starting to seize the imagination, this sun-drenched tour video was shot over a weekend on the legendary party island of Ibiza.
With second single "Paris" making its debut on Zane Lowe radio show, it seems Little Dragon are gearing up for a solid return. The album Nabuma Rubberband is set to drop May 12, but before that- the Swedish band is bringing the heat with "Paris". This synth-laden track follows in the footsteps of banger "Klapp Klapp"- making sure we know they mean business this time around. No doubt we will be purchasing Nabuma Rubberband, but until then "Paris" awaits.