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John Varvatos and His Rockstars

Posted September 14, 2010 at 6:18 am

For those about to sell out, we salute you.  So to speak.  This John Varvatos advert at West Houston and Greene assembles the rockstar spokespeople from past campaigns into a Sgt. Pepper-type arrangement.

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Feel Good Friday: Jane’s Addiction

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:53 am

Twenty years before Perry Farrell became spokesperson for John Varvatos. Jane’s Addiction, “Been Caught Stealing” (1990)

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Varvatos: Free the Noise and Vegas

Last modified July 3, 2012 at 8:09 am

Last night, a Boogie correspondent was embedded behind the line, reporting from CBGB 315 Bowery.  John Varvatos and Spin Magazine‘s Spin Earth co-sponsored a battle of the bands event called Free the Noise.  Celebrities in attendance included the primary boutique spokesman Perry Farrell, Dennis Quaid, photographer Mick Rock, and neighborhood watchdog Clayton Patterson. “The ranks […]

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Varvatos Feeds Off Billy Gibbons

Last modified September 2, 2009 at 8:03 am

Like a pestilent parasite, John Varvatos continues to feed off the rock-n-roll aesthetic to peddle its highly overpriced product. Perry Farrell, Alice Cooper, Iggy Pop, and Franz Ferdinand all succumbed to the haute couture. Next up, the bearded Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top. This particular advert was spotted in the Cemusa bus shelter at the […]

Farrell on Houston

Posted October 31, 2008 at 11:10 am

Perry Farrell’s sellout streak continues. John Varvatos, you are not punk. Stop. Related Reading:Nothing’s Shocking? [EVG]