Best of 2007 by Dust La Rock
A Brooklyn-based graphic design bad man looks to the past and the future.
James Pants. I'm wearing it already.
Will.I.AM. Just the thought of it is bad karma.
Spiral Tribe’s entire back-catalogue reissue.
Best Record Label
Best Live Event/Festival
Yellow Magic Orchestra, live on Soul Train circa 1982. My life has never been the same.
Best City and/or Scene
The button-up shirt scene in Sacramento/Seattle is pretty big. I'd have to say Seattle takes the cake though.
Best Music Trend
Worst Music Trend
Biggest/Best Music-Related Beef of 2007:
So Me vs. Parra. Dutch kids called So Me out for biting Parra. He responded with a message via MySpace (bad look, he should have played it cool), which was quickly taken down.
Electronic Gadget You Can't Live Without:
My taser. Never leave home without it.
Best Visual Artist
Adidas Micropacer. Timeless.
Best Clothing Label
Perks & Mini. I just can't afford any of it.
Best Style Trend
Death of the all-over print.
Worst Style Trend
Best Media Item
Alejandro Jodorowsky DVD box set.
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Best Music Technology of 2007
- NewsWatch a Documentary on the Club Music Culture of Colombia's Caribbean Coast
- GearIn the Studio: Surgeon
- NewsWatch a Live Performance of Jacques Greene's New Single
- GearKuvo: What Is It, How Does It Work, and Is It a Good Idea? (a.k.a. an XLR8R Interview with Pioneer About Its Newest Product)
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