Tag results for: Run DMC


Run-DMC x Keith Haring x adidas Originals – Christmas in Hollis

Back in 1987, a Christmas-themed album dropped that offered contemporary takes on various holiday standards. Entitled A Very Special Christmas, the collection of songs featured chart-topping artists ranging from Madonna to Bruce Springsteen, and it came packaged in an album cover designed by Keith Haring. One of … READ MORE


RUN DMC x adidas Originals Apparel Collection

The apparel range from adidas Originals’ Run-DMC pack is arriving now at select adidas Originals retailers, featuring basic tees and sweats ideally suited for affecting the perfect b-boy stance. The individual pieces — made up of a crewneck, hoodie, t-shirt and sweatpant — are finished in a … READ MORE


adidas Originals “Run DMC” Pack – Fall/Winter 2013

Run DMC is just as synonymous with the adidas brand as the Three Stripes or Trefoil logos, beginning their relationship nearly three decades ago in a fashion that has yet to be matched. Now the dynamic duo is back, serving up a collection of apparel and shoes that … READ MORE


adidas Originals – Fall/Winter 2013 “Unite All Originals” Campaign

As part of the Fall/Winter 2013 “Unite All Originals” campaign from adidas Originals, hip hop legends Run-DMC — no strangers to provoking genre and cultural collisions — joined up with DJ A-Track to unite old-school and new. We saw Part 1 of the interview last month, and … READ MORE


adidas Originals – Fall/Winter 2013 “Unite All Originals” Campaign | Preview

Just like how its 1986 recording of “Walk This Way” with Aerosmith forever popularized the hip-hop genre within the mainstream music listeners, Run DMC is looking to extend its influence among the latest hit makers. With help from adidas Originals, Run DMC’s Joseph “Reverend Run” Simmons and … READ MORE


Red Bull Music Academy – Famous Music Logos Explained

Graphic designers will no doubt remember the logos of their favorite bands and musicians, yet great logo designs are the ones that are remembered by ordinary people. Red Bull Music Academy sheds light on the science behind the logos of famous bands, record labels, and music establishments. … READ MORE


XLARGE x Lawrence Watson – Photo T-Shirt Collection

People refer the late 80s and early 90s Hip-Hop as the golden age where the underground culture started to filtrate into mass media. Artists such as Run DMC, Public Enemy, and LL Cool J became household names that represented the emerging culture. Lawrence Watson, a British born … READ MORE


Ricky Powell’s World Famous Slideshow – Melbourne | Event Recap

Between his sometime incoherent yet amusing comments, the acclaimed photographer Ricky Powell presented a slideshow of his most memorable images to those gathered for this year’s CARBON 2012 by ACCLAIM Magazine at Melbourne, Australia. In a pair of PUMA by his own design, The Rickster commenced the … READ MORE


Run D.M.C. x adidas Originals Superstar 80s – SoHo Store Launch | Event Recap

A lasting friendship over the last two decades, adidas Originals celebrated the enduring bond it has with Run D.M.C. with a special release last night at adidas Originals SoHo store. The centerpiece of the evening was the Run D.M.C. x adidas Originals Superstar 80′s, emblazoned with the … READ MORE


Run D.M.C. x adidas Originals Superstar 80’s | Detailed Look

The genre bending band of the last century, Run D.M.C. can also be credited of popularizing the Trefoils in the hip-hop music scene. Ahead of its 25th anniversary commemoration, adidas Originals will return the favor with a “Thank You” only sneaker fiends will understand – the Run … READ MORE


adidas Originals – DMC: The King Of Queens Returns | Event Recap

A few miles from where he and 2 friends started a hip-hop gig known as Run-D.M.C., the “Original King of Queens”, Darryl Matthews McDaniels, visited his old stamping ground over the weekend for a meet-and-greet event at Queens Center Mall. Hosted by the adidas store, the legendary … READ MORE