You gotta give it to the vets in this game. FRONTLINE is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year – which means they started this thing in 1986, when most of us were still playing hide & seek. Today, this retail icon is one of the most prestigious online pushers for streetwear & fashion in Germany [...]
This one really makes us proud!
How did K1X get started? What’s our inspiration? What’s in the pipeline? Go behind the scenes of K1X with Papa Neil & Tom Breezy in this interview with SneakerFreaker.
It was the man himself who tweeted this image of himself and his crew in front of the Eiffel Tower the other day (“Got my ni**as is Paris. For real.”). And since Paris is the fashion capital of the world, J. Cole opted to go for our MTP Zipper Hoody, which he picked up a [...]
The reigning NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant is in serious discussions with BBC Bayreuth of Germany’s highest pro basketball division. According to a SPOX.com article, Durant’s agent has called the Beko BBL club out of the blue and both sides are in serious contract negotiations since. According to Bayreuth GM Manfred Schöttner, a decision could [...]
Earlier this year, Soprano was on tour in Germany to promote his 2nd album “La Colombe” (the dove). Only half a year later, he’s back with another ten dates and more output in form of his 3rd album “Le Corbeau” (the raven). The shirt he chose to wear speaks for itself: it’s a hustle. But [...]
Our female line “Shorty” has blown up like you thought it would. Here’s a look at our current window campaign at top-dog retailer “Snipes”, who’s store destinations include city centre locations in forty cities all over Germany and Austria. The images feature our homegirl Dinah as well as the lovely Katharina Wyrwich (aka the reigning [...]
With no league action in sight for the forseeable future, basketball fans, including ourselves, are even more appreciative of the Eurobasket which rolls around next week. In preparation for the event we have launched a brand new color way of our Dirk or Die tee. It’s proven to work and it’s out now at € [...]
Look who we bumped into … Twin brothers Taiwo „Christian“ and Kehinde “Rich” Hassan (also known as “Christian Rich”) are got-next producers, songwriters, artists and DJs based out of Chigaco, who go by the name of Good Luck Chuck. They’re protégés of Pharell Williams and Chad Hugo of The Neptunes and N.E.R.D (with management from [...]
The only way to describe this rapper from Chicago is to visualize animation that has jumped off of the page of an urban comic book storyline right at the climax. Be it the articulation of the nocturnal life of the streets of Chicago’s south-side, the truths regarding community anarchy, everyday life lessons of a young [...]
As we already posted, Saigon was in Berlin for the only German show last month. Our friends from germanrhymes.de met him in the hotel lobby for an interview during his four-day-layover in the city.
It’s tee time for Germany’s premier basketball publication, FIVE magazine. Take a look at their selection of the freshest styles for the spring/summer season below.
Germany’s FIVE magazine recently took a trip to sunny California for an in-depth report about one of the most famous basketball spots in the world: Venice Beach. Take a closer look at the Venice Basketball League and its youth programm as well as the one of a kind flavour that can only be found at [...]
One of the illest one-two-punches in the game (and that’s beyond any reasonable doubt) are Brick-City-Newark’s Redman and the Ticallion Stallion Johnny Blaze aka Method Man. Last Friday they landed in K1X’s hometown of Munich to bring the “Backstage” (concert location) to it’s knees. Of course, it all ended up in smoke – literally. Thanks [...]
Our MTP LP, currently flying off the shelves in a streetwear store near you, has gotten some ink in German Sneakers magazine. The Low Profile has been labeled as the weapon of choice to impress the potential in-laws at the very first meeting. We’re not going to argue with that statement. It’s like we always [...]
The “Made In Newark” Reggie Noble, better known under his stage name Redman, just dropped by our K1X flagship store in Munich City to get dressed for his show tonight at Crux – spinning. You heard it right – Reggie will be killing it on the 1’s and 2’s. But don’t worry: tonight’s “only” the [...]
Germany’s starting PG has had his share of trouble with the refs over at the FIBA Basketball World Championship. Read about this, Germany’s nail biter victory in double OT and much more that goes on behind the scenes in Turkey in his latest blog Sommer Zwanzig Zehn!