Tonight tune in from 7 HERE for Red Stripe Make Session 008. The line up is strong. Anushka perform at 8.45. The T-Shirts made for the event look special!
Everything apart from this tonight means nothing.
For the 3rd installment of BNTL’s 7 days with we got Adam Tickle to hop behind his camera for a week. For those not to familiar with the former bntl contributor, he moved to London from Manchester in 2007 after studying Graphic Design, embarking on a four year stint in advertising working at Mother London and then over at the Work Club. He then packed in all the above and joined the team over at The Goodhood Store in Hoxton, where he has been for the past year and a half working on the online side of the business. Tickle is also the founder of food blog Things We’ve Eaten, a jack of all trades he still does bits of design work in his spare time, most noticeably creating the Boiler Room & NTS branding..
Finalizing the Men’s AW12 look book for The Goodhood Store. You can check it out here.
My good friend Morgan turned 28 and we celebrated at Dishoom in Shoreditch. It’s serves up great Bombay cuisine. He was hooked up with a Maiden Noir cap and a Lego Head…
Winter is well and truly here, so I’m reaching for the heavyweight sweats and getting my layering game together.
I’m working on a project with a band called “Sserpress” they are currently hitting up various venues around town and building a loyal following. You can take a listen to them here.
A Couple of things came through the post at the store:
1. Dank Magazine – a kind of high end skate mag put together in Norway. The design an photograph is on point, think of it as Monocle Mag with skateboards.
2. A great bit of promo material from Japanese brand Unrivaled. They have dropped possibly the best collection of the season and this promo camo canvas is leagues above the POS you’d get from most brands.
Another birthday for my mate Alistair. We headed to The Fox on Kingsland Road… for IPA and massive burgers
Followed by Ruby’s Cocktail bar on Stoke Newington High Street.
I headed to Princess May Carboot and finally picked up on of the most important records ever recorded.
Rounding off the weekend I tried Rita’s debut Sunday Lunch. I went for Chicken and Waffles… amazing.
On Monday evening the Red Stripe Sessions is the place to be at.
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Last Saturday saw the second Boiler Room Fives football tournament take place at Hackney Downs. BNTL got invited down to kick some ball but it was peak season for us man as we didn’t make it past the group stages. A goal got wrongly disallowed and the rest is history. Either way it was a good day with good vibes and beer flowing.
Shouts out Present for winning and to all the other teams and players. Big up to Umbro and the Boiler Room guys for making it happen!
Unloading my memory card from my last few outings..
Two new bits from the Night Slugs camp..
Bok Bok’s long awaited “Southside Remixes”, featuring THAT Sir Spryo remix alongside further tracks reworked by Vjuan Allure, L-Vis 1990, Helix and Bok Bok himself.
The second EP is from Lil Silva, ‘Club Constructions Vol. 2″, a three striped back, raw and bassy bangers. After playing arguably the best set at the Night Slugs Boiler Room takeover the other week, Lil Silva is on Fire.
Check out Lil Silva’s 30 minute Boiler Room work out:
You can also catch BOK BOK B2B JAM CITY @ FWD>> this Thursday @ Plastic People
For more info hit up NIGHTSLUGS.
These two are absolutely killing it right now.
For more info keep it locked - BRFC