Friend of SNKRBST and custom sneaaker Jedi Mache cooked up a fresh pair of Jordan III’s for Pirates 3rd baseman and 2013 All-Star Pedro Alverez. Just looking at the craftsmanship, Mache started with a fresh pair of White Cement III ’88’s and went with the New York Met colorway with their customary blue and… continue reading →

John Legend’s new music video for “Surefire” is an ode to the power of love in the face of xenophobia. The video, directed by Cole Wiley, premiered on Monday via YouTube and tells the story of a young Muslim woman and a Mexican immigrant’s fight to be together. The couple faces prejudice, family disapproval and… continue reading →

UK Cops Make an Arrest Linked to Concert Attack

The death toll has risen to 22 in what British authorities are calling a “barbaric attack” on an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Monday night. On Tuesday, police confirmed the arrest of a 23-year-old man in South Manchester in connection to the attack, reports NBC News. Details about him or his alleged role were… continue reading →

This past Thursday, Solange performed two intimate shows at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum as part of the Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York. The performance, titled “An Ode To”, was conceptualized, choreographed, directed and composed by Solange, whose Saint Heron platform will also be curating a stage at AFROPUNK Brooklyn 2017. “An Ode… continue reading →

#MUSICMONDAY: AY QUE CALOR – BLOW ME VOL.1

For this #MusicMonday peep the sonic bliss titled “Ay que Calor – Blow Me Vol.1.” Tunes are provided by Linapary. Peep it below and tell us what you think in the comment section below. Keep it locked here on Snkrbst.com for all the latest and greatest – and don’t forget to #ThinkLikeUs. -Team Snkrbst

Black Lives Matter awarded 2017 Sydney peace prize

The human rights movement Black Lives Matter has won this year’s Sydney peace prize. The movement – which will be honoured in Sydney in November – was founded in the US by Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza and Opal Tometi after the 2013 acquittal of George Zimmerman, who had been accused of murdering black teenager Trayvon… continue reading →