Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Mick Boogie x Nice Kicks Interview.

For those of you with satellite radio and more specifically those of you who tune into Shade45 each night from 8-10PM EST are probably pretty familiar with Mick Boogie and The Press Play Show. For those of you who don’t, it’s time to get familiar (no Clinton).

From DJing at radio stations, to Cavs games, to pressing many mixtapes, music has taken Mick Boogie along for quite the journey around the globe. We were fortunate enough to get 5 minutes of Mick Boogie’s time (just as he was getting off a plane in Taiwan) to ask a few questions.

Name: Mick Boogie

Where you represent: Brooklyn, NY shoe that got you hooked: Had a lot of Jordans as a kid. Didn’t know anything about collecting, but I knew they were fly.

What’s on your feet: Nike Cortez Flymotion Limited Europe Edition

Last pair you purchased: Yves Saint Laurent/Puma collabo. They are like plushed out, couture Wallabees.

Favorite pair you don’t own: Tiffany Dunks…

Top 3 of all-time:
De La Soul Dunks (Hi)
Jordan V’s
Reebok Dee Brown pumps…

Which upcoming release are you looking forward to?: I was gonna say the Yeezys, but they just came out…

“If i wasn’t a DJ, I would probably be a____________.” Marketer/businessman. Although I kinda am that as well…

One thing people might not know about you: I co-own a dope streetwear boutique called Motivation, which is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan with more stores to come. Check us out at

One reason why shoes matter: Because its a representation of your individual taste and style.

One reason you love shoes: Because its fun shopping for them and finding unique items. It’s addictive!

One thing you dislike about the shoe game: People who get off on shit being too rare/exclusive. This is supposed to be fun!

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