Kicks The Movie

Last year I fell in love with TIFF Lightbox. It happened when I took over their Instagram (@TIFFBOOMBOX) account during WMCFW that I learned about the depth of TIFF programming and unique venue for viewing independent films that I quickly fell in love with the venue. Last week, I jumped at the opportunity to view … Continue Reading

The New Season

Hearing aid technology has come a long way in recent years. Recent advances allow for a whole new connectivity and sleek new designs. “There’s nothing historically sexy about a shiny new hearing aid; it’s not exactly the hottest accessory of choice.” But – like our cell phones and gadgets – I discovered that, when it comes to today’s hearing aids, big … Continue Reading

Air Max Day Articulated

In celebration of this year’s Air Max Day, Nike is set to release a short film celebrating nine of the world’s top Air Max collectors. Entitled Masters of Air Volume 1, the film will explore the passionate stories of these sneaker ambassadors from around the globe, while highlighting their collections and contributions to Air Max … Continue Reading

Podcast Perfection With Marcus Troy

During NBA All-Star Weekend, snkrbox by Jason Burke had the luxury of participating in a gallery show curated by renowned Canadian Photographer Naskademini and his brother Marcus Troy. Located in a hidden gallery space in Toronto’s, hipster laden neighborhood of Queen West, Naskademini in partnership with Shopify, WeOpen transformed the space into a rendition of … Continue Reading

Jordan Brand Opens At XXX6 Yonge St

With hometown rapper Drake, the first official international ambassador of Air Jordan, it makes sense that Toronto is the first international location to a Jumpman Retail shop. With a new frontier of flight now in the making, the brands retail experience is a far cry from the DzIs It The Shoes Campaignsdz of yesteryear. Underground … Continue Reading

Hangin’ Pictures On My Wall

Last night I participated in the opening of Hanging Pictures On My Wall an Art Installation curated by Naskademi a Montreal based Canadian Photographer. Located at 952 Queen St W, Naskademi carefully constructed a bedroom set up complete with wallpaper like tapestry of hip hop and r&b artists from the golden era of the 1990’s. … Continue Reading

Jordan Brand Invitational

If you were like me growing up you were never certain what career path you wanted to follow because you had a father for a guidance counselor and a mother who was full of suggestions. To top it off, most of my life as a young athlete was focused on playing sports and simply getting … Continue Reading

King of The Ball

King of the Ball As I eagerly wait to watch one of my favorite teams, the Toronto Raptors, rule this year’s NBA Season, I thought it would be a great idea to get myself some pre-season basketball action. So, what’s the smartest thing a huge basketball aficionado can do just before the season starts? Well, … Continue Reading

Alcatel OneTouch The Proud Partner of The TFC

Alcatel OneTouch, which is a major Chinese phone manufacturer, launched its latest offering Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 a couple of months ago. The power-packed phone has a premium feel to it with its sleek design. Surprisingly, the 5.5-inch phone is also light in weight and impresses with heavy-duty performance. However, why am I talking about … Continue Reading