#34 "Go Ape!" (1999) (incl. NIGO Flexi Disc)
Issue: #34 "Go Ape! / NIGO goes to London" (February 1999)
Published on February 1st 1999
Publisher: Magazine House Co., Ltd.
Printed in Japan
This jam-packed issue of the Japanese magazine relax lets the reader accompany the legendary NIGO® on a trip to London, checking out the Abbey Road Studios, connecting with his friend and collaborator James Lavelle of UNKLE and Mo'Wax, visiting Madame Tussauds, declaring his love for The Beatles and much more.
relax provides an incredible look into the A Bathing Ape founder's travels, as it will repeatedly do in future issues, keeping the General company on trips to New York City , Hong Kong and more. This issue also delves deeper into the inspiration for BAPE, Planet of the Apes, and specifically takes a closer look at NIGO's Ape toy and memorabilia collection.
As if all this wasn't enough, issue 34 of relax also comes with an exclusive flexi disc of NIGO and Money Mark's "Relax Dub II", explores the New York graffiti scene, provides product recommendations and previews, pieces on Cornelius and much more.
Condition: The magazine is in great condition, especially considering the age. Only basic signs of usage. Some yellowing and discoloration due to age.