The Evolution of Skate Shoes

They certainly have come a long way, haven't they? Since the inception of the "skateboard" in the late '40s, shoes associated with skate culture have evolved immensely - paving the way for technological advance... Read

Octovo X Tilley Surfboards

Oregon-Based brand Tilley Surfboards (apparently they surf in Oregon...?) has joined forces with accessory makers Octovo to create a new range of custom boards. The collection takes a minimal approach, showing ... Read

5 Minutes With: Treis Hill of Alife

We sat down with ALife's Treis Hill to talk about the World Cup, and recent collaborations with PUMA. SlamXHype: What drew you to collaborate with PUMA? Treis Hill: There are few authentic brands in sport... Read

SlamXWeekly: Pardon our French

The writers and editors at SlamXHype spend their whole lives on the Internet, grinding their keyboards into dust as they scour the vast reaches of the digified world to find the coolest shit around. Some of th... Read

#ThrowbackThursday: Hip-Hop & St. Ides

The recent passing of Independence Day here in the US saw many a brew cracked. Many of those beers consumed nationwide were of the 40oz variety - the popularity of which can be attributed to the "more-bang-for-... Read