Karmaloop.com has launched its newest creation – KarmaloopTV. KarmaloopTV.com is the first online channel providing an in-depth look into global street culture. The new site features exclusive interviews with designers, brands, artists, musicians and others relevant to the streetwear lifestyle, as well as, original in-house produced programming. KarmaloopTV is maintaining film crews in NY and LA while also traveling all over the globe to shoot footage.
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Original content on KarmaloopTV features everything from an interview with Jonas Bevacqua of LRG – one of Fortune 500’s fastest growing companies, to a glimpse into the life of legendary graffiti artist Slick of Dissizit. Viewers can check out hip-hop artist Bun B of UGK and Steve Aoki, world-renowned Electro DJ and Entrepreneur, along with streetwear icons like Obey Giant founder and artist Shepard Fairey, hip-hop pioneer and fashion power player Russell Simmons, and multi-platinum producer DJ Muggs of Cypress Hill all giving KarmaloopTV an exclusive look into the global streetwear community.
Complex Magazine; Smashtime Radio DJ, Producer and E! Entertainment music correspondent Clinton Sparks; Rob Heppler of Hypebeast and DUB Magazine; and UndergroundHipHop.com, the world’s premier site for indie and progressive hip-hop, are all regular contributors to KarmaloopTV with their own on-going segments.
While KarmaloopTV encompasses the wider world of streetwear lifestyle and fashion, it also features several other elements hrown into the mix, such as, seeing the birth of a sneaker from conception to completion, going on tour with MTV 2007 Best New Artist – Gym Class Heroes, and visiting the secret studio of streetwear legend, artist Russ Karablin of SSUR. Moreover, KarmaloopTV is offering a chance (through a contest running on the site) for viewers to host their own regular segments.