NBA All-Star Weekend is a time for basketball brands to show off. Parties, media pickup games, and PR stunts are the norm. A usual standby is the “gifting suite,” a spot where people come through and basically pickup up a generic giftbag and bounce.
But this year’s adidas VIP Suite was one of the best we’ve been to in our many, many All-Star Weekends. Read More »
Last summer, nothing got more play in the Dime office than Mick Boogie & DJ Jazzy Jeff’s “Summertime: The Mixtape.” Perfect vibe. Timeless music. Flawless presentation. Some Q-Tip. Some LL. Some Pharcyde, MJ & Musiq. Every sunny day felt 10x nicer. Every Friday turned into a party. Read More »
With the 35th anniversary of Black History Month coming to an official close on Monday, Nike, Jordan Brand and Converse are taking the opportunity to recognize the basketball pioneers that they have been honoring all month with the launch of a three-part video series titled, “Ever Higher.” In the series, they discuss the greatness of their three pioneers – Julius Erving, Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant – with a handful of sports and cultural influencers including Bun B, Mick Boogie, Julius Erving III, Freddie Gibbs… and me! Check ‘em out:
In addition to the mixtape we dropped earlier today, Mick Boogie collaborated with the vintage t-shirt designers of HOMAGE to create a limited edition ’93 ‘Til Infinity/NBA JAM inspired tee to celebrate the release of the mix. And as we’ve been known to do, we’re hooking up our faithful readers. Check it out after the jump. Read More »
Don’t say we didn’t warn you… NYC-based Mick Boogie, known for his eclectic DJ sets and amazing mixtapes, is also an avid basketball fan and a video game junkie. With the recent return of the classic 90’s arcade game NBA JAM (now refreshed and remixed for 2010), Mick was inspired to put together a mixtape of classic and rare 90s remixes that serve as the soundtrack to where we were back in the day. Being that NBA JAM dropped in 1993… Mick’s decision to call the mix ’93 ‘Til Infinity was the only appropriate choice. Check it out after the jump. Read More »
Mick Boogie, known for his dope DJ sets and amazing mixtapes, is also an avid basketball fan and a video game junkie. With the recent phenomenon of 90s style coming back in the form of snapback caps and retro team jackets, along with the return of the classic 90s arcade game NBA JAM, Mick was inspired to put together a mixtape of classic 90s joints that serve as the soundtrack to where we were back in the day. With that said, make sure you come back to DimeMag.com tomorrow at noon for the exclusive world premiere of ’93 ‘Til Infinity. You won’t want to miss it. Read More »