SOFI TUKKER: Drinkee

Making rhythmic dance music that will completely take charge of your body, NYC-based duo SOFI TUKKER (Sophie Hawley-Weld and Tucker Halpern) finally have a music video for their viral song “Drinkee.” Hawley-Weld chants Portuguese lyrics by Brazilian poet Chacal as a digitally enhanced rainforest emerges. The video also features the band’s custom-made live set-up: an elevated ring of books, with contact mics inside, that trigger …

Word of Mouth: Macau’s Small Shops

Where to spend your money besides slots in the former Portuguese colony-turned-Chinese SAR

There’s much more to the Chinese Special Administrative Region of Macau than high rolling and mega-luxury hotels. The peninsula has a unique story, other than being the only Chinese territory where one can legally gamble in a casino: it was formerly a Portuguese colony for roughly five centuries just until 1999. As you drive away from the glitz of Cotai Strip, Macau’s history lives on …

Antiga Barbearia de Bairro

Redesigning the face of Portuguese shave culture

Long known for its exemplary soaps and shaving supplies, Portugal’s grooming culture is being given new life in Antiga Barbearia de Bairro, a heritage shaving line from creative group 100ml. Marked by spot-on design and vibrant colors, the packaging alone might be a tenable selling point. Beyond the branding, the line puts local craftsmanship to good use, producing each product locally out of fine materials. …