If I could snap my fingers like Ali G I would do that now….That’s how I feel about this man and his label. I googled the ‘urban dictionary’ and its called ‘packing’ apparently. Anyway, forget that, lets get back to the Q&A. For a long time, 6876 has been my own personal favourite and have worn it since its humble beginnings from back in the day (1996 I tink) #street-talk.
Year after year, Ken seems to come up with absolute gems and is also involved in some wicked (see urban dictionary again) collaborations. Now, this is where you expect me to name drop Veras x 6876 collab for the Black Project which is coming this year but I’m not that shallow. People, meet Kenneth Mackenzie..
What did you have for breakfast?
Porridge no milk just a tiny amount of salt Scottish style…well actually my wife gives it to me with milk and fruit on it
What’s good about your home town?
Dundee is and has always been a law unto itself much maligned but much more to it than many give it credit for…a case of no one likes us be we don’t care
Provide us with the synopsis for your autobiography in 140 characters and what would it be called? (This could be a sentence if you prefer)
A failed footballer, failed graphic designer, not bad at designing clothes, who always kept learning and never stopped hating Tories
If you could punch any celebrity in the face with absolutely no repercussions who would it be?
David Cameron who actually has quite a punchable face but i’d prefer the car door angle
You’ve got £300 to spend on one new item of menswear right now. Tell us what you’re gonna be buying?
Favourite 3 labels over the last 20 years?
These are the brands I spend my money on:
If a film was made of your life, tell us 4 songs that would definitely be included on the soundtrack including 1 for the closing credits?
Kind of a rights of passage soundtrack would be (this week anyway)
Don’t Split it / Subway Sect…
24 Hours / Joy Division….
John Coltrane / Alabama….
Plastic Palace people / Scott Walker….
closing credits Subterraneans David Bowie