Famously mercurial, former Oasis lead guitarist Noel Gallagher nevertheless ushered a revival of Britpop back in the 1990s. With his new band, High Flying Birds, the outspoken musician is poised to do so once again for a new generation of listeners. Ahead of his new album launch next Monday, October 17th, adidas Originals will offer a rare opportunity for fans to ask their questions directly to Gallagher. Starting today, adidas Originals will open up questionnaire submission on its Facebook page. Gallagher will then select three of the questions himself and answer them through a personalized video, also to be posted on adidas Originals Facebook page. Finally, the three selected submissions will each receive an autographed pair of Noel Gallagher x adidas Originals Training 72 NG, with the overall winner receiving an autographed guitar as well.
Thanks in part to his extensive adidas Originals collection, Gallaher, together with adidas Originals, decided on the Training 72 as their base for the new collaborative edition. Known as the Training 72 NG or Training 72 Noel Gallagher, the design includes an all white leather blue leather Trefoil pattern on gum rubber outsole. It also comprise of a portrait of Noel Gallagher himself, etched on the tongue tag and embellished with gold foil. Limited to 200 pairs worldwide, the Noel Gallagher x adidas Originals – Training 72 NG will officially launch on Saturday, October 22nd, at adidas Originals No.6 in London and No.74 in Berlin. In the meantime, visit the adidas Originals Facebook page for a chance to win a pair earlier.
Release Date: October 22nd, 2011 (Saturday)
Facebook Contest Start Date: October 11th, 2011 (Today!)