Archive for the 'Gear' Category

A$AP Ferg Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

A$AP Ferg is the latest rapper to go on a sneaker shopping spree with Complex’s Joe La Puma. They swing through NYC’s Flight Club where Ferg reminisces on the iconic Air Force 1’s and their significance in Harlem, his penchant for mixing classic kicks with high fashion and the several collaborations he and his fellow A$AP Mob brothers have been fortunate enough to work on with various companies. Ferg also reveals that he has a new shoe with adidas in the works that should be arriving very soon.

Previously: A$AP Ferg ft. Remy Ma – East Coast (Video)

Juelz Santana Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Juelz Santana stops by Atmos in Harlem with Joe La Puma in the latest installment of Complex’s Sneaker Shopping series. After discussing iconic New York City items such as the all-white Air Force Ones and the 6-inch Timbs, he ends up picking up some retro Jordans, a pair of the Freshwater Griffeys and some of the new era Uptowns. Santana was supposed to have dropped his new mixtape The Get Back this past week, but it never surfaced, so definitely keep an eye out for that over the next few days.

Previously: Juelz Santana – One Of Those Days | Cam’ron Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Migos Go Sneaker Shopping with Complex

Monday, January 30th, 2017

The new Beatles go sneaker shopping with Joe La Puma at Flight Club.

Previously: Migos – CULTURE (Album Stream)

Video: Inside DJ Khaled’s Sneaker Closet Pt. 2

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Nearly a year and a half after the first episode, Complex revives their Complex Closets series with another look at DJ Khaled’s extensive sneaker collection. This installment is comprised of outtakes from the original shoot and it features Khaled showing Joe La Puma some of his most prized pieces, such as the Jordan III Legends of Summer, the Nike Air Mags and a leather MCM dog.

Previously: Inside DJ Khaled’s Sneaker Closet

Gucci Mane Goes Sneaker Shopping with Complex

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Gucci Mane takes a trip to Stadium Goods with Complex’s Joe LaPuma to pick up some fresh. They peruse some of the classic Jordans and Air Max 95s (dope boy 95 Air Max on!) before he finally settles on a few choice selections.

Previously: Cam’ron Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Cam’ron Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Monday, July 11th, 2016

As the guy responsible for turning Reeboks into Fleeboks, Killa Cam knows a thing or two about kicks. In this latest installment of the Complex series, he shops for some new fresh with Joe La Puma at Stadium Goods in NYC. They talk about his early love for Jordans and he reveals that he has a new pair of Reeboks coming out in his patented Pantone shade of “Killa Pink”, which also happens to be the name of a new album he says will be out around November.

Previously: Cam’ron ft. Juelz Santana – Oh Yeah (Video)

Action Bronson Goes Sneaker Shopping with Complex

Monday, May 16th, 2016

The New Balance King stops by the KiTH store in Brooklyn with Complex’s Joe La Puma to talk kicks and pickup some new fresh. He speaks on how he got into New Balance through his moms and his distaste for Michael Jordan and his shoes before finally picking up a bunch of Boosts, Stan Smiths and Nike Flyknits.

Previously: Action Bronson Talks Blue Chips 7000 with Zane Lowe

Video: Inside DJ Khaled’s Sneaker Closet

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Joe La Puma takes us inside Khaled’s legendary sneaker collection in a new episode of Complex Closets. Don’t you ever play yourself.

Previously: DJ Khaled Goes Sneaker Shopping

Video: DJ Khaled Goes Sneaker Shopping

Monday, September 14th, 2015

DJ Khaled hits the Shoe Gallery in Miami to peruse some kicks with Complex’s Joe La Puma.

Previously: Vado ft. DJ Khaled, Ace Hood, Mavado & Uncle Murda – Money And The Power

The Closest Look Yet at Kanye West’s Yeezy Collection

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

The new issue of GQ (with Stephen Colbert on the cover) features a package that spotlights the first season of Kanye’s Yeezy collection for adidas and in this behind the scenes clip Style editor Will Welch and Creative Director Jim Moore share some of their favorite pieces with The Weeknd serving as the model.

Check out some images from the photo shoot here, and read The Weeknd’s interview here.

Previously: Here’s Kanye’s New adidas Shoe, the Yeezy Boost