OSD-Obsessive Sneaker Disorder
Summary: If you're new to the world of sneakers, then this is the talk show that you're going to want to listen to and be a part of. Sneakers have been popular since the 1950s, but gained unprecedented popularity in the '80s and '90s due to aerobics, tennis and a basketball player simply known as MJ. OSD will give you the history of sneakers and why there are people around the globe that obsess about sneakers and are part of a culture that is so diverse and vibrant. Visit us online at http://OSDlive.com This Podcast was created using www.talkshoe.com
In Episode 159, the OSD Crew discusses the new clothing line launched by Hakeem "The Dream" Olajuwon called DR34M and the Ektio Raptor sneakers that are being promoted by former NBA baller, and beloved NY Knicks guard, John Starks. Also in this episode, the Crew is pleased to see the return of the Gucci Tennis '84, which Jay-Z, in cahoots with Reebok, ripped off the Gucci sneakers and high-stepped all the way to the bank.
As only the OSD Crew would attempt to do, the Crew breaks down some of the worst sneakers, fashion trends, and products that we saw in 2010. If you have a pair of sneakers that should be on our list, email us at email@example.com. The OSD Talk Show is live every Wednesday at 9:30 pm EST at www.osdlive.com.
The OSD Crew discusses the new colorway of the Air Jordan 2011 and the fervor surrounding the release of the Air Jordan XI "Cool Grey" a/k/a/ Grey Space Jams, as so called in various 'hoods. Listen to Episode 157 and previous episodes at www.OSDlive.com. And, if you have a comment or would like to offer a topic to be discussed on the show, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Walk GOOD and Merry Christmas!
In this episode, the OSD Crew's very own, Premium Pete, discusses the launch of the highly interactive and addictive http://SneakerTube.tv. Catch the OSD Talk Show every Wednesday at 9:30 pm EST online at http://OSDlive.com and email us at email@example.com.
In Episode 155, the OSD Crew discusses sneaker events and all the hard work that takes place behind-the-scenes that rarely is seen. We recap Sneaker Pimps 2010 NYC, which took place on December 4, 2010, along with the upcoming H-Town Sneaker Summit taking place on January 23, 2011, at the Toyota Center. If you're not familiar with the H-Town Sneaker Summit, visit their website at www.htownsneakersummit.com. The Crew also discusses the Washington Wizards' Gilbert Arenas who chose to wear a $395 pair of Dolce & Gabbana sneakers when the Wizards played the Los Angeles Lakers on 12/7/10.
The OSD Crew is in rare form for Episode 154 as they discuss a number of sneakers from Nike, Adidas, Reebok, Li-Ning, New Balance and Under Armour. Uggs has signed New England Patriots quarterback, Tom Brady to an endorsement deal, and the Crew has something to say about this. (If you're easily offended by foul language, then don't listen to this episode.) The OSD Talk Show is live every Wednesday beginning at 9:30 pm EST and check out the OSD website at http://OSDlive.com. Until the next episode.....Walk GOOD!
For this pre-Thanksgiving episode, the OSD Crew discusses the Air Jordan M7 Scavenger hunt that took place in 5 cities: Atlanta, Baltimore, Denver, Los Angeles and New York City. Hear Premium Pete and Dallas Penn discuss what the experience and the number of pleas for Melo to join the NY Knicks. Sneaker NEWS discussed: *Univ. of Minnesota features C2 customs *Bodega: The Secret to Selling cool (The Boston Globe Magazine) *Reebok Introduces Reeflex Technology *Vans OTW (Off the Wall) TV Sneakers DISCUSSED: *Converse Chuck Taylor Duffle Coat *Reebok Zig Return *Adidas Originals Kazuki KUraishi Gipfel *Nike x Sony Playstation Move Pack *Skechers x Kardashian Collection WTF Pivot MJ 1.5 Boots Check out the new OSD website at http://OSDlive.com
In this episode of OSD, the crew discusses the many collaborations that were big in the early 2000's and what has become passÃ© today. Also, in this episode the Crew discusses the strick competition and "squeeze" that Mom & Pop stores feel when more emphasis is given to the big box stores such as Footlocker, Footaction, Champs, Dick's, etc.. OSD has a new website and we encourage you to visit it at http://OSDlive.com. As always, Keep your laces tied tightly.....your tongue loose and Walk GOOD! Wear EVERY Pair!
The OSD Crew discusses "the plan" that Adidas is looking to sell their Oregon headquarters and releasing the space. This comes after reporting their aggressive approach for growing by 2015. Should this be a sign that Adidas may be looking to leave Oregon? Listen to what the Crew has to say! Sneakers DISCUSSED: *Converse Jack Purcell First String *Above the Rim Footwear Collection *Airwalk Enigma (Japanese Exclusive) *Peak J.Kidd and Shane Battier Halloween Player Exclusive sneakers *Nike x Manny Pacquiao Sneaker Collection *Counterkicks x Li-Ning Conquer "Double Agent" Pack
The OSD Crew discusses Ron Artest signing with BALL'N Footwear and the d3O Technology. Sneakers DISCUSSED: *HUF Holiday 2010 Footwear *Nike Air Max Sensation 2011 *Adidas Equipment Support *BALL'N Footwear x Ron Artest *Nike Air More Uptempo (Olympic) WTF *Jeremy Scott Adidas "Fire" *Reebok x Hello Kitty
In this episode, the OSD Crew discusses the NBA's decision to BAN the APL Concept 1 sneakers, 25-years to the day that the NBA banned the Nike Air Jordan 1. Talk about being in great company? As a follow-up discussion to Episode 148, the Crew discusses Nike's NFL apparel deal further, as it will have a direct impact on Reebok, the potential loss of jobs in apparel manufacturing plants and Reebok's stock getting beat-down worse than Triple H did at the hands of The Rock! Join us the live show every Wednesday at 8:30 pm PST/ 9:30 pm EST at www.ObsessiveSneakerDisorder.com. Do you have a topic that you'd like for the Crew to discuss, send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. *Sneaker NEWS* PONY Moves to Los Angeles Foot Traffik "Grow A Pair" Charity Contest! Reebok's loss of NFL apparel deal could mean jobs lost too APL Sneakers banned by the NBA on the 25th Anniversary that the NBA banned the Nike Air Jordan 1 *SNEAKERS Discussed* Reebok x MTTM Reebok Freestyle Reebok John Wall ZigTech Slash Limited Edition New Balance BB680 Adidas Mega Soft Cell BHM Adidas Adizero Infiltrate for Josh Smith Kr3w Footwear Grant Mid *WTF* J Crew New Balance 1400 OSD Information: Follow the OSD on Twitter by following: OSDLive and OSneakerD. Have an idea for a story or feedback; email us at Info@osdlive.com. As always, Wear Every Pair & Walk GOOD!
For this episode of OSD, the Crew discusses a number of sneakers that are 'heads are either feeling and excited for their release or a few pair that instantaneously get the "PASS" label. Also discussed in this episode, the Nike NFL jersey and apparel deal has been finalized. What does this mean for consumers and sneakerheads alike? Listen as we share our point of view from our sole. Walk GOOD!
When the time comes to step out of your daily beaters or more colorful sneakers, you have to switch your footwear to some kicks that are "more grown up", if you will. Well, for this episode, we discuss a number of sneakers that will show you have class and style for various occasions. *Sneakers DISCUSSED* Bernard Willhelm x Camper Nike Air Max 1 Crepe Sole Undefeated K-Swiss Deuce Adidas Originals Stan Smith Mid Converse x Offspring Clean Crafted Gourmet Cinque Snakeskin *Sneaker NEWS* SNKRlendar Photo Competition Retro Sneaker Retread Store Shelves Become Sneaker Shrines *WTF* Nike x Harris Tweed Air Royal OSD Information: Follow the OSD on Twitter by following: OSDLive and OSneakerD. Have an idea for a story or feedback; email us at Info@osdlive.com. As always, Wear Every Pair & Walk GOOD!
The OSD Crew is joined by the 2010 Future Sole T-shirt Design WINNER Trevor Gessey. http://www.nike.com/futuresole/winners_t.jsp Listen as Trevor breaks down his winning design, his thought process and how he puts together sketches and designs for the numerous t-shirt designs that he's working on. In sneaker news, the Crew discusses a number of sneakers, some that will leave you wondering, "Why is Dee Wells so mad?". Listen and be sure to join us next week for Episode 147 at 6:30 pm PST/ 8:30 pm CST/ 9:30 pm EST.
In this episode, Chris Dixon and Neil Zemba, winners of the "College" division of the Future Sole sneaker design competition. Listen as Chris & Neil breakdown the progression, the challenges they faced while working on their design and the joys of working with mentors that pushed them to new levels of footwear design. It's all about dreaming BIG and both Chris & Neil are doing just that.