Every year, The Pitch - an Alt-Weekly newspaper from Kansas City - has a local music event called "Music Showcase". This year, they teamed up with locak artist MAD for their posters and t-shirts. And they've made that t-shirt available to purchase...for only $7. Not bad when you consider MAD's Kidrobot designed shirts go for $40 each.
The artist-brand Poketo has teamed up with several renowned Japanese designers on a line of new Tokyo wallets. They've collaborated with Devilrobots, The Wonderful! Design Works, and MotoMaho to make four new wallets. Each wallet can be purchased for $20 and can be bought exclusively from Poketo.
The first series of Addicted2Art's line of limited edition apparel features work by two great custom artists - Jon-Paul Kaiser and Motorbot. Now, they're making the transition from vinyl to t-shirts and hoodies.
To celebrate the launch of the site, anyone who purchases an item by June 15th will
receive a chance to win a custom vinyl figure by either JPK or Motorbot. Here’s how it works: Buy any item featuring a design by JPK and receive a chance to win a JPK custom 3” Dunny, or pick up any item designed by Motorbot and receive a chance to win a custom Greggo the Grenade figure. As an added bonus, use the discount code: IAMADDICTED by
June, 6th and receive 10% OFF of your entire order.
Gary Taxali has a new limited edition giclée
print for sale entitled Love
Songs. This 24.5" x 35" (image area 19.25" x 30") print retails for
$300 CDN and is an edition of 150 pieces. He also placed his Don't Call Me character onto a t-shirt (available for $32 CDN). Both of these can be purchased via Taxali's online shop.
Doug Boehm has created a pair of t-shirt designs for Les Claypool's upcoming tour. Doug describes the shirts, which will be made available on Claypool's site, as follows:
I'm sure you are asking yourself, Why mushrooms? His latest CD has a fungi theme. He composed the sound track for the video game, Mushroom Men. Most of the songs on his new CD carried over from that project. He usually puts on a pretty psychedelic show so I supposed the mushrooms are appropriate.
Nakanari has announced he'll be a part of the new tee project with TobyHK's Skullove brand. His Spiki Hip Hop tee will be released soon, with those details still to be hashed out.
Squink! has released a pair of new limited edition tees - Super Magical Cheesecake - in regular and limited gold editions. There are currently less than 20 left. All come with a signed and numbered tag, and are hand screen printed in quality inks. They retail for £15 (give or take $22).