Higher Power: Vans Sidestripe Sessions
This week’s session features music by English hardcore punk band Higher Power.
The band formed in Leeds, West Yorkshire back in 2014 and have already released a full-length studio album ‘Soul Structure’, with their sophomore album due out January 2020. Made up of brothers Jimmy and Alex Wizzard as well as Ethan Wilkinson, Max Harper, and Louis Hardy, the band took its name from the Subzero song of the same name. The band has said to be influenced by Minor Threat, Turnstile, and Metallica.
The art featured in this Sidestripe Sessions episode comes from the talented Chloe White. Chloe White is a multidisciplinary artist and designer in Burlington, Vermont, combining her love of shape, bright colors and humor. Her goal is to make a bold, positive art whether designing illustrations, murals, or lettering. Chloe‘s playful and whimsical perspective has made its way around the world.
Vans Sidestripe Sessions Season 2 is a global series celebrating collaboration, diversity, and expression through music and art. The two-song sessions feature performances from Vans’ extended family of musicians; backdropped by original art installations from emerging artists. Each session is unique in sight and sound.
Vans®, a VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) brand, is the original action sports footwear, apparel and accessories brand. Vans® authentic collections are sold in 84 countries through a network of subsidiaries, distributors and international offices. Vans® has over 2,000 retail locations globally including owned, concession and partnership doors. The Vans® brand promotes creative self-expression in youth culture across action sports, art, music and street culture and delivers progressive platforms such as the Vans Park Series, Vans Triple Crown of Surfing®, Vans Pool Party, Vans Custom Culture, and Vans’ cultural hub and international music venue, House of Vans.
Vans Top Athletes:
Anthony Van Engelen, Geoff Rowley, Kyle Walker, Chima Ferguson, Gilbert Crocket, Tony Trujillo, Elijah Berle, Rowan Zorilla, Lizzie Armanto, Joel Tudor, Leila Hurst, Nathan Fletcher, Dane Gudauskas, Tanner Gudauskas, Patrick Gudauskas, Mikey February, Dakota Roche, Scotty Cranmer, Kevin Peraza, Dennis Enarson, Larry Edgar, Angie Marino, Jake Kuzyk, Hana Beaman, Mary Rand.