Tag results for: Sneaker Politics

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Nike Air Zoom Flight The Glove SL | Release Info

Considering Gary Payton’s well-documented propensity for trash talk, it’s ironic that his signature Nike shoe featured a zip-up shroud, seeing as how nothing about Payton’s on-court demeanor was ever similarly zipped up. On the other hand, the shoe’s moniker is borrowed from Payton’s “Glove” nickname, which speaks … READ MORE

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BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe – Red

Long associated with Gourmet, the trendsetting lifestyle footwear label, designer Jon Buscemi set out on his own recently to pursue something beyond the status quo once again. The result was the BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe. Though categorized as a sneaker by default, each pair of BUSCEMI 100mm Shoe … READ MORE

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Air Jordan 10 Retro – “Steel” | Release Reminder

One of the original 8 colorways launched during 1994-95 NBA season, the Air Jordan 10 Retro “Steel” was also the first Air Jordan to include the lightweight Phylon midsole, a forerunner to many foam-base cushioning design found on today’s sneakers. Generally, the Air Jordan X was best … READ MORE

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Reebok Kamikaze II Mid – “Glow-in-the-Dark”

As the onslaught of Reebok Kamikaze II Mid models is causing steady flow of sneakers for Reebok fans, we can expect to see these glowing kicks later this month. Although, the concept of glow-in-the-dark shoes is nothing new, these pairs actually look decent in daytime. Color-coded in … READ MORE

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Nike Air Foamposite One – “Thermal Map” | Release Reminder

Making its debut in China early last month, the Nike Air Foamposite One “Thermal Map” is finally available state-side. A pixelated projection of the sneaker’s “heat signatures”, the gradient design finishes the overall appearance nicely. Part of the so-called “Weatherman Pack,” don’t forget to set your sight … READ MORE

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AAPE by A BATHING APE x Reebok Insta Pump Fury – “Camo” | Release Reminder

Originally set for an official release last month, but a cog in the global supply chain went off line and put everything on hold indefinitely. Fortunately, Reebok Classic was able to resolve the issues quickly and make the much anticipated AAPE by A BATHING APE x Reebok … READ MORE

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Nike Lunar Flyknit Chukka – “Blue Glow”

Nike Lunar Flyknit Chukka fans, get ready to open up your wallets again as the newest colorway of your favorite model has dropped. Set against a flyknit upper consisting of a blue glow and volt mix, this latest release features contrasting flywire of blue glow on the … READ MORE

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Air Jordan V Retro – “Fear” | Release Info

Any fans of Jordan Brand will be the first to tell you that they aren’t concern of the ghoulish green colorway found on the upcoming Air Jordan V Retro “Fear.” In fact, they rather like the mysterious color palette, a cross between primordial ooze, peat moss, and … READ MORE

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Fear & Politics Summer 2013 Collection

Louisiana’s Sneaker Politics pays tribute to iconic British artist Ralph Steadman, whose striking pen and ink illustrations are forever tied to Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, the preeminent volume among the gonzo writer’s drug-fueled dispatches from the road. The resulting “Fear and Politics” collection … READ MORE

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Nike LeBron X EXT – “Denim” | Release Reminder

After a flurry of anticipated releases, Nike is capping off the spring 2013 season with this, the Nike LeBron X EXT “Denim”. As usual, the timing is superfluously perfect since LeBron James took home the 2013 NBA Championship and the NBA Finals MVP awards less than 72 … READ MORE

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Nike Barkley Posite Max – Metallic Silver/Gamma Blue | Release Reminder

It wasn’t too long ago that Nike launched the Nike Barkley Posite Max and in no time, it’s becoming one of the most popular design on the product roster for Nike Sportswear. So it is quite natural to kick off the month of June with the newest … READ MORE