From left to right: Grizzly Bear's Ed Droste, Phoenix's Thomas Mars and The Strokes' Nick Valensi.
On Saturday night, August 8, Onitsuka Tiger, All Points World Wide and SPIN teamed up to celebrate Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros' performance at the Lollapalooza with a late night shindig at the downtown hotel SAX. Spotted among the VIPs: members of Grizzly Bear, the Strokes, Phoenix and Metric, who came out to toast the days performances.
If you pay attention to the sort of media that reasonably expects its audience to scroll through a list of 300 albums, you already know the fetching story of Shamir Bailey. A 20-year-old, male-pronoun-approving, gender-fluid African-American who grew up in Vegas and played country music until enough bizzers told him they didn’t know how to… More »