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Out & About NYC Magazine was founded to offer the arts and lifestyle enthusiast a fresh new look at New York City. We will showcase the established and the emerging, the traditional and the trendy. And we will do it with élan, and panache with a dash of fun.

9/17/18 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION: Opening Ceremony x Vans Release The “Satin Floral” Pack

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr

Opening Ceremony and Vans unveil a continuation of the theme with the Satin Floral pack. This latest release takes on the OG Era LX and Style 93 over the familiar Slip-Ons and introduces a satin jacquard with bright floral prints. Continue reading

9/17/18 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Gorillaz – Tranz

Gorillaz are an English virtual band created in 1998 by musician Damon Albarn and artist Jamie Hewlett. The band primarily consists of four animated members: 2-D,Murdoc Niccals replaced by Ace D. Copular while incarcerated with Noodle and Russel Hobbs . Continue reading

9/16/18 O&A NYC GOSPEL SUNDAY: Koryn Hawthorne – Won’t He Do It

Koryn Hawthorne rewrites the record for the longest reign on Billboard‘s Hot Gospel Songs chart by a woman, as Won’t He Do It logs its 26th week at No. 1. Continue reading

9/11/18 O&A NYC SHALL WE DANCE FRIDAY: Alvin Ailey: Awassa Astrige / Ostrich by Asadata Dafora

Sierra Leone-born choreographer Asadata Dafora blended his vision of a traditional African dance with Western staging in this groundbreaking 1932 solo set to Carl Riley’s score of African drumming and flute and performed Ailey dancer by Antonio Douthit-Boyd.  Continue reading

9/13/18 O&A NYC THROWBACK THURSDAY: TLC – Red Light Special

Red Light Special by TLC and released as the second single from their second studio album, Crazy Sexy Cool. Written by Cindy Herron of En Vogue, the song reached number one on the Billboard Rhythmic Top  40 chart. Continue reading

9/12/18 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION WEEK EXCLUSIVE: Blacktape Project Tape Art Fashion Show New York Fashion Week 2018

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr

Blacktape Project Tape Art Fashion Show New York Fashion Week 2018

9/13/18 O&A NYC DANCE: Leiomy Maldonado aka Wonder Woman Voguing For Nike NYC Be True Campaign

Nike NYC partners with dancer Leiomy Maldonado to create a New York themed “Be True” campaign.

Taking on dancing, nightlife and the art of Voguing, a style of dancing that originated in New York city. Maldonado aka Wonder Woman was the first trans-woman to appear on MTV’s “America’s Best Dance” crew in 2009.

Leiomy Maldonado For Nike NYC Be True Campaign

Other dancers featured in the video include,Tiffany Theartist, Monsièur Pariè, Karma Styles, Albert Taveras, Karin Tatsuoka, Marshay Love, Chauncey Dominique and Luz Romano.

 

 

9/12/18 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION WEEK EXCLUSIVE: Ralph Lauren – The 50th Anniversary Fashion Show

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr

Ralph Lauren, fashion designer, philanthropist and business executive, best known for the Ralph Lauren Corporation, global multibillion dollar enterprise. He has also become well known for his collection of rare automobiles, some of which have been displayed in museum exhibits.Ralph Lauren celebrates fifty years as a leader in world fashion. Continue reading

9/12/18 O&A NYC HUMP DAY COCKTAIL: Classic Chocolate Martini

The Chocolate Martini is not a true Martini, but its a chocolate lovers boozy dream come true. Continue reading