News| Sad To Announce The Passing Of Enthusiast Anthony @Bourdain at Age 61


For aspiring journalist, world travelers, food-enthusiast and just people of positive energy, we join them in the heart-break of losing one of media’s leading spokespeople. Early this morning, according to CNN, Anthony Bourdain has passed at the age of 61. The renown foods-smith was found early this morning in his France hotel room by Chef Eric Ripert unresponsive. According to sources at CNN this was death by suicide. Anthony built a honorable career of doing as he put it “Whatever The F*ck He Wanted” by traveling the globe, eating at the most exotic foods, prepared by the best chefs.

This lost hits home for us at G.O.O.D Garbs and across the world as the love, pain, and appreciation of this journalistic rock-star. Cnn stated today stating the following:

“It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and colleague, Anthony Bourdain. His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller. His talents never ceased to amaze us and we will miss him very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with his daughter and family at this incredibly difficult time.”

Fashion| @NDG_Studio Showcase Slim & Sheek Collection Dubbed “Saison 8”


• Parisian based apparel brand N.D.G. Studio delivered their latest offering for the brand’s 8th season series dubbed ‘Saison 8‘. Intended to stylish embrace this cold-front coming into season, the collection is an eclectic array of pieces slim fitting & sheek in design. Compromised of outerwear, tops & bottoms, articles were crafted to be loose or modern fitted.

More precisely, wasp embroideries and birdshot destroy perforations, as well as distressed rib cuffs, are observed throughout the collection. Standout pieces include the Parisian imprint’s Vintage Windbreaker, french terry hoodies, and tearaway track pants with matching shorts.

Available today via N.D.G.’s Web Store is the entire collection and of course some of the brand’s more infamous pieces.

…. More Views Of N.D.G. Studio’s ‘Saison 8’ Collection Below, ENJOY ….


Music| Tune Into @ModernDayLyfe New Tape ‘All 5 or Nothing’

Left to Right: Drum.Lxrdd, YungBagz, DollababyKash & UpTown HB

• A New Jersey based group of high energy, hard lyrics and instruments come together to form what is known as MDG (Modern Day Generation). This 5 artist arsinel is filled with everything it takes to make strong, club ready, hit records. A Producer/Engineer, multiple rappers/writers and even a drummer take on today’s music industry with a uptempo style and a story to tell.

Recently, the group released their latest EP titled “All 5 or Nothing” which plays on their continuous support for one another and loyalty to the group they started. Signed to RGF Records ( Home of Fetty Wap), these young talents have already made a name for themselves by going on tours, releasing videos and maintaining their momenteum. ‘All 5 or Nothing’ is a short five track EP that introduces new listeners to their gritty/trap like style. With most of the production coming from team-member DollaBaby, the EP sees all the teammates delivering hard lyrics and fantastic wordplay.

…. Tune Into ‘All 5 or Nothing’ Ep Above, ENJOY ….

Music| Listen to ILOVEMAKONNEN “Super Clean”

• 2015 started with alot of amazing releases, and many artist have some hit singles up their sleeves just waiting to be released. Newly surfacing artist ILoveMakonnen, who signed to OVO Music in 2014, has given fans something to appreciate at the start of this new year. Curator of the GRAMMY-nominated “Tuesday,” starts 2015 with some brand new sounds and thanks to Noisey, we’re treated with the self-produced (with co-production from Power Phantom) cut, “Super Clean.” Look for this one to land on MAKONNEN’s forthcoming EP, Drink More Water 5, coming soon. Enjoy The Track Below.

Fashion & Media | Nicki Minaj Covers ‘Dazed’ Fall/Winter 2014

• As some of you may know, Nicki Minaj is preparing to release her third studio album, The Pink Print,  and we’ve seen more of her butt than we’ve had hot showers. Although a lot of guys have probably had to have cold ones after her “Anaconda” video. The rapper has shown a different side to herself in the latest issue of Dazed, where she stars in an editorial and cover story for the Fall/Winter 2014 issue. Shot by photographer Jeff Bark, Nicki is featured on two covers, titled “Twisted Fantasy” and “Twisted Reality,” both of which see her styled in a much more refined, ’50s-style housewife getup, which continues throughout the editorial.

Check out the full 18-page spread in the magazine on newsstands now and buy “Anaconda” here.

Media| Miley Cyrus Covers the Fall 2014 Issue of ‘V’ Magazine

• In the year since she first graced the cover of V magazine, Miley cyrus has released a number one platinum-selling album, rode a wrecking ball naked, garnished the world’s attention with a risqué MTV performance, and much more. As her extravagant, psychedelic stadium tour gets ready to take over the shores of South America, the multidimensional Miley speaks to Karl Lagerfeld about her motivations for being one of the most bewitching acts on the planet. You can read the full interview and see the full story in V #91, the magazine’s biggest issue yet. Pre-order or subscribe here.

Lifestyle & Fashion|Rihanna for ‘W’ Magazine shot by Mert & Marcus

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Rihanna shows no signs of stepping out of the spotlight, after her infamous topless shoot for French magazine Lui. Next up she features in an editorial for the September issue of W Magazine, shot by talented duo Mert & Marcus. The photoshoot evokes a distinctly dark and tribal mood, with Rihanna adorned in tribal headpieces, jewellery, and bold splashes of face paint. She’s styled in primal furs, and is featured alongside wild wolves who contribute to the theme of the shoot.

Check out the full editorial in all its glory in the September issue of W Magazine, which is available at all good newsstands now.

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