DAILY SHPIEL

  • May022016

    Homies from around the way: Shark Week

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    Shark Week – not to be confused with your favourite show on Animal Planet – is probably the best thing we have come across since the days of oversized basket ball jerseys, country grammar and gilets..not with out mention of the one and only Fashion Killa!

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  • Apr262016

    Spotlight: America’s sex archive with These Americans, T.A

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    Doug Rickard is the founder of American Suburb X and These Americans (T.A), aggregating websites on contemporary photography and American historical and cultural photographic archives. In our views, artist Doug has really set a bench mark for a well curated brand, that obsesses with desire, fetish and American culture. The archive, which is loaded with radical content from the 50’s, feels more like a museum than a titilating porn experience.

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  • Apr122016

    Spotlight: Q&A with Laurent Segretier

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    We had the pleasure of sitting down with the talented artist Laurent Segretier. Laurent has been a house hold name in Hong Kong for quite some time, cementing himself firmly amongst the top tier of international artists living in the city. We recently caught up with him during Art Basel where he was showcasing his latest project with Beijing’s LEAP magazine.

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  • Apr062016

    Video: Tribute to the late and lengendary Phife Dawg

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    Last week we lost one of the greats. We grew up to his music and rhymes. Phife Dawg from the group A Tribe Called Quest recently passed away after a long battle with diabetes. His life impacted Hip Hop in a monumental way.

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  • Apr062016

    Movie Poster Art by Art Sims

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    Art Sims skipped a couple of grades in elementary school, attended the prestigious Cass Technical High School in Detroit, earned a full ride to college, immediately scored a job in New York, then flew to LA, where, while still in his 20s, he bought a Mercedes, started his own company and gained the attention of directors such as Steven Spielberg and Spike Lee while crafting a unique identity in a big city.

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  • Apr042016

    Spotlight: Q&A with Marcus Rivera aka Oiled Up

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    Porn Stars from every corner of the world, are lining up to have their photos taken my Marcus, and we were privileged enough to catch up with the man himself, on how Oiled Up first came to fruition and what he has planned for the coming years.

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  • Mar292016

    Spotlight: Q&A with Arvid Logan

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    Logan is a part of the young music-and-art collective Letter Racer, which notably includes the rap group Ratking, for whom Logan has designed clothing and album art.

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  • Mar222016

    Spotlight: Mark Spiegler aka “Patron of the tarts”

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    Mark Spiegler is a talent agent for pornographic actresses and founder of Spiegler Girls, which is often regarded as being among the adult film industry’s top agencies. Girls on roster at Spiegler Girls, include the likes of Asa Akira, Dana DeArmond, London Keyes, Skin Diamond, Jessie Andrews, Dana Vaspoli, Bonnie Rotten, and the list goes on.

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  • Mar152016

    The Book Hunter: Josh Carey, Bondi Books

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    This isn’t the store that you will find the book you are looking for. Nor will you get an index of what is available from A to Z. Here you will find rare editions of poetry, novels, antique sex manuals, obscure nude photo books, any much more art and erotic printed matter than you had previously hadn’t bargained for. I can promise you one thing, and that is you will not want to leave empty handed though.

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