Each week our ‘Friday Top Five’ segment, we feature five things we thought were interesting, notable, or culturally significant. This week we are showcasing stories on Billy Reid, Amazon’s Vinyl Club, David Guetta Tutorial, Winc Wine, and Pioneer DJ Announces Exclusive Off-White™.
Story-1:: Designer Billy Reid’s share’s his life journey
Overview: Join correspondent Tom Wilmer reporting from Florence, Alabama where he visits with legendary fashion designer Billy Reid as he shares tales from his incredible life journey. If you are not familiar with Billy Reid, you need to be. His style is the perfect cross between NYC and the Deep South. Don’t believe me, go check out one of his many showrooms, head to BillyReid.com or just go look at my Instagram, it is more than likely that I am wearing some of his clothes. Favorites of mine are the Bond Peacoat, Work Shirt, and 5 Pocket Pants.
Story-2:: Vinyl of the Month Club: The Golden Era - Vinyl Subscription
Overview: When you combine music and amazon prime, you win with me. This is Amazon’s answer to every Vinyl lover's dream, a monthly music subscription service from the golden era of music.
- GET AN ESSENTIAL ALBUM, EVERY MONTH - Join the club and receive one must-own record from the Golden Era of Vinyl (1960s-1970s) each month, handpicked by the experts at Amazon Music.
- BUILD THE ULTIMATE VINYL COLLECTION - Start or grow an enviable collection with some of the greatest albums ever — Iconic classics from artists like Pink Floyd, Aretha Franklin, ABBA, and more. A great gift for anyone who’s just fallen in love with vinyl.
- SUBSCRIBE WITH CONFIDENCE – You can skip a month or cancel any time.
- BE AMONG THE FIRST - Subscribe now and help us evolve our service by providing feedback on your experience.
Story-3:: David Guetta Tutorial
Overview: David Guetta shows us how he makes remixes and mash-ups for his 100% production sets, as he prepares for his first shows back. What is super interesting is he is using a lot of the same hacks as non-famous bedroom DJ/Producers and ripping vocals; Classic!!!! Check these two videos out, you will learn a whole lot.
Story-4:: Uncork to Unwind
Overview: Winc connects you to a world of exclusive wines tailored to your tastes and offers wine delivery right to your door. There is a simple process to check out some wines that you won’t find in your local stores.
- Answer 6 questions to help them assess your unique tastes
- Wine send you wines specifically chosen to match your palate
- Rate your wines to get better recommendations
Story-5:: Pioneer DJ Announces Exclusive Off-White™ Collaboration, DDJ-1000-OW
Overview: The word is out, Pioneer DJ has announced the release of the limited edition DDJ-1000-OW, an exclusive DJ controller made in collaboration with Off-White™ which will be available in limited quantities globally from mid-July 2021. Virgil Abloh, the founder of Off-White™ and one of the most influential art directors in the fashion scene, had a deep desire to create DJ equipment that explores the unity and harmony of music with Pioneer DJ. Based on the concept of “Sound Engineering,” Pioneer DJ and Off-White™ completed the “DDJ-1000-OW” through a determined artistic process.