Archive for April, 2010

Jackie Chan x Canon EOS

We’ve seen alot of collaboration in our time, but we were not expecting this.  Action star Jackie Chan working with Canon China to release the EOS 550D “Eye of Dragon” DSLR.

The 550D  is outfitted with a special Jackie Chan logo (chinese character for “dragon” with “Jackie” blended into it) and comes with a complete pack of accessories – lens, straps, case and an album book.  The accessories is furnished in military olive colour.

Only 2010 units will be available in this limited edition collaboration.

Courtesy of itechnews.

…what’s going on in the life of +PlusSixOne

Random +PlusSixOne pictures during the past week… Out and about in Sydney…

Efren’s fixie – disassembling it for the trip to Hawaii.

Representing +61 at George St, Sydney

Adjusting the coilover suspension on the MX-5…  We can’t keep away from cars, we have to look back to our roots – where it all started from…


Jabbawokeez x Crooks

Check out the limited edition Crooks X Jabba Special Collaboration Tee only available at the Jabbawokeez website.


Acclaim Magazine – Japan Issue Out Now!

ACCLAIM magazine is proud to announce that our new issue has hit shelves. The issue dedicated to JAPAN is a progression for the publication and a captivating taste of things to come from Australia’s premier street lifestyle title, which has undergone a fresh design shake-up in line with its new themed issues. Guest-edited by Pete Le Chic of progressive label For The Homies, the JAPAN issue goes straight to the source, with one-on-one interviews with some of the biggest shakers and movers of the current creative culture scene, some of whom have never given Western interviews before.

The cover sets off the stand-out issue with an image shot for us by iconic Japanese photographer, Yasuma ‘YONE’ Yonehara. This is continued inside with an exclusive 12-page shoot by YONE, featuring his signature Japanese female models in a selection of For The Homies garments.

A limited-edition poster from the shoot will be available exclusively to subscribers and readers who purchase the issue at one of the launch parties to be held in Melbourne, Sydney and Singapore. Magazines purchased at the launches will also come in a unique ACCLAIM & FOR THE HOMIES co-branded tote bag created especially for the issue. These are strictly limited to 150 pieces worldwide*.

The issue contains the gamut of Japanese creative culture, from Cheki cameras to the nation’s unique take on denim and hamburgers. Other personalities and designers featured in the magazine include:

• VERBAL & YOON of AMBUSH DESIGN • Satoshi Suzuki of Loopwheeler • Designer BIG-O of PHENOMENON and SWAGGER • Artist Hajime Sorayama • Producers and DJs DEXPISTOLS • G-Shock watch creator KIKUO IBE • Female racecar driver and designer Mai Izukawa • And of course our major feature on photographer YONE.

ACCLAIM is available at good newsagents, Borders and Magnation nationally. Get the rundown on our international stockists HERE.

*For readers who want to secure the launch party tote, magazine and poster set in advance, prepayment can be made by contacting: andrew@acclaimmag.com. Payment will also secure an invite to one of the launch parties to be held in Melbourne, Sydney and Singapore.

Courtesy of Acclaim Magazine

Community Service @ Oxford Art Factory

Guys don’t forget this Friday COMMUNITY SERVICE at the Oxford Art Factory (Gallery Bar).  This is the first of it’s kind, a hiphop appreciation night featuring DJs Naiki, Moto, Normz, Mizzy and Biggie.  This will surely different from the rest of the clubs that we’ve grown to know, the Plus.Six.One crew supports the hiphop culture so if you love hiphop this is the place to be, this Friday April 30.

Details:

Event Name: Community Service

Where: Oxford Art Factory (Gallery Bar)

Time: Start 8pm


Nike Sportswear x Mister Cartoon Presents True Colors USA Video

Click the picture to take you to the video.

Mister Cartoon, bred in the streets of East Los Angeles, the man recognised around the world for his artwork/graffiti, tattoos, involvement in the chicano gang culture and the low rider scene, was chosen by Nike to represent the USA for the TRUE COLORS ARTIST COLLABORATION.

The Nike True Colors project sees the coming together of 6 artists from all over the world: SO-ME from France, Nunca from Brazil, James Jarvis representing England and of course Mister Cartoon for the USA.

Filmed and edited by 13th Witness. Music provided by Diz Gibran and Moonshine.
Courtesy of Nike Sportswear

Blackberry Pearl 3G

In an effort to conform to our gadget lifestyle, always wanting to get the latest and newest gadgets.  Blackberry launched the latest Pearl series smartphones.  It’s called the Pearl 3G 9100 and Pearl 3G 9105.  This devices are the the smallest in the Blackberry stable and also the lightest.  It packs plenty of power, 3G network capability, Wi-Fi, GPS, a high resolution display, 3.2mp camera with flash and a very responsive trackpad for navigation.

Courtesy of Blackberry

Bintang @ Docks Hotel Recap

Thanks to the Blacklabel Crew, Colab Entertainment, Trigger Productions and everyone else that was involved – another awesome event.  You guys never fail.  Here are a few pictures from the event thanks to Daryl Rodriguez


Ice Cube’s new single – I REP THE WEST

Check out Ice Cube’s new single… “I Rep The West”


DC Comics x MEDICOM TOY – DC Comics 75th Anniversary Super Deluxe Kubrick Set

DC Comics are celebrating their 75th anniversary coincidentally they have been collaborating with Japanese toy company Medicom Toy in a special Super Deluxe Kubrick Set.  A good selection of superheroes from the DC Comic universe is included in the collection.  This is coming out December 2010.