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[Recap] “Out of the Box: The Rise of Sneaker Culture”

If there ever was a moment in time when a person realized that what they thought was a small and somewhat ‘weird’ thing to be into, I experienced a defining moment last week while visiting Toronto, Ontario and the Bata … Continue reading

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OSD Recap TSXC- Lincroft NJ

Sunday April 7th 2013, Me (Paper), the homie Benjamin Hooks (Thanks G), and Ward Hav of Bloodline Fresh / Frshr Than Your Avrge fame took a trip down to Lincroft New Jersey (google it) for “The Sole Exchange” or TSXC … Continue reading

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Seen & Heard: Diner Footwear

It’s Superbowl Sunday and while many people have been gearing up all day for the big game with chicken wings, veggie platters and more beef or pork to choke a mule, I chose to start the day by heading to … Continue reading

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Ep239-OSD-Never going to be the same!

The OSD Crew discusses the downside of the sneaker culture: 19-year-old Montre Bradley from Rochester, NY was murdered while he was ‘camping out’ to buy a pair of the Nike Foamposite Pro sneakers! Similar to what folks in the NRA say, “Guns … Continue reading

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Ep238-OSD-5th Year Anniversary & D’Wayne Edwards

The OSD Crew celebrates the show’s 5th Year Anniversary, and is joined by D’Wayne Edwards of PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy who discusses the Future of Footwear competition.

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Ep237-OSD-Sneaker Free Agents & LeBron’s $300 sneakers

The OSD Crew discusses the “Top 5 Sneaker Free Agents” list that was compiled by Sole Collector, and weigh-in on who should sign with what company or whether they should stay put with their current company.

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Ep234-OSD-H-Town Sneaker Summit Summer 2012 Recap

The OSD Crew continues to celebrate the OSD talk show having over 1 million downloads, and we decided to take the celebration to Houston, Texas! Again, we have to say ‘Thank you’ to you, the Disorderlies that listen, download and send us … Continue reading

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Ep232-OSD-One Million Downloads & Running

The OSD Crew is celebrates the 1 millionth download of the OSD talk show! Thank you to all the Disorderlies that listen, download and send us emails about the show, and the information that we bring to the culture!  Without you there … Continue reading

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Ep227-OSD-Josh Brubaker of Supra Footwear

The OSD Crew is joined by Josh Brubaker, Global Design Director, at Supra Footwear, who’s been designing for a number of years, and whose passion for footwear is front and center at Supra. Josh breaks down his design inspiration, his gut feeling about … Continue reading

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Ep221-OSD-Changing the Game…One step at a time

For Ep221, the OSD Crew discusses Nike’s newly proposed Twitter RSVP program for sneaker releases, Green Street Vault’s beef with city hall in Boston, Curtis Granderson inking a footwear deal with New Balance, and Swizz Beatz reaching out to Allen … Continue reading

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