Ibiza Launch Party

Ibiza Launch Party

Good morning urbanistas, it´s a month today since our big product launch on June 2nd. Ibiza and Boston have been out there for 30 days now and we could not be happier. Launch was a great success, that we have...
Stormy weathers

Stormy weathers

We all know Rome is a beautiful city, full of fascinating things to discover were ever you turn your nose to. So of course we decided to place our lovely spring shoot there with sunrise photos and warm weather in...
Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

Time flies and today it’s Halloween believe it or not! To celebrate we decided to release the Urbanista – Nov. 2014 playlist one day early. We will update the list every week so stay tuned and follow the list so...
Hong Kong, democracy vs. Electronics show…

Hong Kong, democracy vs. Electronics show…

There are a lot going on in Hong Kong at the moment. We were there for Asia’s largest Electronics fair but could not ignore the fact that things are changing in HK. The days of colony are over and Chinas...
New markets after IFA!

New markets after IFA!

We´re in Berlin attending the IFA show at the moment. It´s the first time that we have our own booth and the anticipation has been high! I went down to finalise the booth building with Mahmoud last Wednesday and opened...
Subscribe, the August playlist will expand!

Subscribe, the August playlist will expand!

August is hot, so hot we have to keep filling this list with the coming releases we all are waiting for! So, subscribe and enjoy! Urbanista – Aug. 2014: spotify:user:urbanista.com:playlist:31BCyGV9WOq22XJ0bI4uET Urbanista – Aug. 2014: http://open.spotify.com/user/urbanista.com/playlist/31BCyGV9WOq22XJ0bI4uET   So far the list looks...
As hot as July, here's the coolest playlist!

As hot as July, here’s the coolest playlist!

Well, what can I say? So far the weather in Scandinavia has sucked big-time this summer. But you should never give up hope. So with this playlist we want to give you the coolness we know you deserve during the...
Carnival in Rio, Copa do Mondo 2014

Carnival in Rio, Copa do Mondo 2014

The FIFA world cup in Brazil is followed by billions of fans all over the world. As we’re watching the matches unfold, we’re caught up in the drama. The anticipation, the glory of winning and despair of defeat. We’re captivated...
Urban Mile 2014, Team Urbanista

Urban Mile 2014, Team Urbanista

Pounding the pavement Urban Mile is a charity race around Stockholm, aimed at raising money for Swedish children suffering from cancer. Barncancerfonden fights childhood cancer and works to ensure that stricken children and their families receive the proper care and...
June's playlist on Spotify: Urbanista - Jun. 2014

June’s playlist on Spotify: Urbanista – Jun. 2014

Here is the fresh summer playlist for June. A lot of indipop but also some rnb and soul ETC. We will make updates during the first week so make sure you subscribe! SPOTIFY URI link: spotify:user:urbanista.com:playlist:2GmvTnfODyvdz72jtHLpBb Urbanista – Jun. 2014...
MAY 2014 Spotify playlist

MAY 2014 Spotify playlist

New and fresh Urbanista – MAY 2014! Subscribe and follow us and our playlists! Web link: Urbanista – May 2014 Spotify link: Urbanista – May 2014 spotify:user:urbanista.com:playlist:06M0MS1f0jAudSyLuCNEHY /Urbanista
URBANISTA BEST CHARACTER AWARD

URBANISTA BEST CHARACTER AWARD

Urbanista has created a new award for the Nordic Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Championship tournament. Prizes will go out in three categories: for good sportsmanship, best referee and fastest submission. We are doing this to support the sport and all the hardworking...
City guide:  London

City guide: London

London is the undisputed capital of Europe. The city is one of the world’s greatest financial and political centers and as such everything else follows. Ideas, culture, fashion, design, food. You name it, London’s got it. In this Newsletter we...
City guide: Copenhagen

City guide: Copenhagen

This month we appropriately travelled to Copenhagen to check out the latest travel trend Airbnb. It all started 2008 in San Francisco as part of the new Californian sharing economy concept. Two designers, Brian Chesky and Joe Gebbia came up...
My first time in Vegas

My first time in Vegas

January is the month when we travel to Las Vegas to dig into new trends. The consumer electronics show (CES) is by far the largest of its kind and a manifestation in ingenuity and insight into all kinds of cool...
Fighting homelessness

Fighting homelessness

For us, Creating Solutions has a wider meaning beyond just designing products. Urbanista Life is our platform for various projects promoting friendship, exercise and meaningful activities for people at risk in society. Currently we’re working with Situation Sthlm, a street...
Benfica players wear Urbanista!

Benfica players wear Urbanista!

Image: Benfica champ Rodrigo José Lima dos Santos receiving his own customized Benfica-Urbanista headphones yesterday in Lisbon! We were in Lisboa, Portugal this week for the launch of the Urbanista – Benfica headphones. For the launch we produced custom-made head...
Urbanista partners up with Benfica!

Urbanista partners up with Benfica!

Tomorrow the players will get their own unique pair and we have been working on the material for the event of course. The headphones have a steel plate with a elegantly etched Benfica logo on it. The headphones will be...
Back to work

Back to work

Summer will soon be fading away. I don’t mind. It’s pretty nice to be back in the office and being home with the routines that comes with it. Autumn for me comes with a feeling of anticipation with promise of...
Our favorite BMX wiz riding with Urbanista!

Our favorite BMX wiz riding with Urbanista!

Check out Navid Saleki riding with Paris in-ear headphones from Urbanista! Navid is a true Urbanista that thrives in big cities and combines Urban living with mountain climbing and BMX riding. Our hats off for some awesome tricks! BMX riding!...
Design breakdown of the new London packaging

Design breakdown of the new London packaging

As you might have noticed, we have updated the London in-ear head/earphone.   The big hurdle to jump was how to show the product but to still keep it in the “cufflink” travel case. We ended up doing a paper...
Design insight with Konstfack

Design insight with Konstfack

Urbanista and Stockholm based Swedish art school Konstfack has during the spring semester been collaborating under the theme “Design Insight”. The project has been very inspirational and all participants has reached new insight and view of Urbanista. Thanks for a...
Bunnies and books

Bunnies and books

The next stop is Easter and for many of us a much needed break from work and responsibilities. A holiday is not always necessarily associated with relaxation as we place great emphasis on being leisurely active. We are going skiing;...
TV Interview - Canadian CBC

TV Interview – Canadian CBC

Today we had the Canadian broadcaster CBC for a visit. The guys at CBC are doing a program about single life in USA, Canada, Sweden and France and Johan was interviewed about his previous project Singelringen. Their idea is that...
Urbanista is in Madrid

Urbanista is in Madrid

We are presenting the new headphones (Barcelona, Paris and Beijing) in Spain at the inter-gift fair in Madrid. Together with our Spanish team we have been having great success, everyone loves Urbanista and our new and old products! So without...
Francesco Sapienza followed his heart and took a leap of faith

Francesco Sapienza followed his heart and took a leap of faith

Francesco Sapienza followed his heart and took a leap of faith. One night, being a bit tired of dining out, we hung out with friends in their home in Chelsea. Phenomenal home cooked food, lots of wine and a bunch...
Urbanista@Attitude

Urbanista@Attitude

I´m at the Attitude lifestyle fair in Stockholm, Sweden. Were running between fashion shows, photo-shoots and concerts. The fair is a good alternative to the Fashion week which is closed for the public. Were also here to meet the end...
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Urbanista launches Rio sport earphones

Urbanista® launches Rio, sport earphones for active urban people Boost your performance with your favourite beats! With Rio, Urbanista is raising the bar for how really good sport earphones should sound, feel and cost. Now you can finally work-out to your favourite music without having to empty your entire piggy bank. Never before has an equally...
March 2014 playlist on Spotify!

March 2014 playlist on Spotify!

Winter is coming to an end and with confidence looking forward to springtime! Here is the best playlist to enjoy while waiting for the peddles to unfold. So strait from the press… here’s the Urbanista – Mar. 2014 Spotify playlist! 46 tracks that will spread out over our office this month. http://open.spotify.com/user/urbanista.com/playlist/19ovRrGWJpfCK2A8ob4xF2 POLIÇA – Chain...
Urbanista - Feb 2014, Spotify playlist!

Urbanista – Feb 2014, Spotify playlist!

This is what were listening to at the moment, enjoy! /Urbanista http://open.spotify.com/user/urbanista.com/playlist/5YSmkyi7x5R3AySAARpAnl Chris Lake – Helium – Radio Edit Erdo Klein – D*ug Clean Bandit – Rather Be feat. Jess Glynne Foxes – Let Go for Tonight Dum Dum Girls – Cult Of Love Nicole Sabouné – A Place To Hide Tiger Forest Cat –...
New playlist: Urbanista - Jan. 2014

New playlist: Urbanista – Jan. 2014

This is what’s playing at Urbanista Office, Jan. 2014! Hope you like it too! Urbanista – Jan. 2014 http://open.spotify.com/user/urbanista.com/playlist/2ta40L5N7Zq6kB1ahzS90S Icona Pop – Just Another Night Pharrell Williams – Happy Avicii – Addicted To You Lorde – Team City and Colour – The Hurry and the Harm Erik Rapp – Wild Mando Diao – Black Saturday...
A bit of December in your speakers!

A bit of December in your speakers!

This is whats playing at the Urbanista HQ! Enjoy / Daniel http://open.spotify.com/user/urbanista.com/playlist/3Ku8MwGCN2e9ksPpmG7nMT M.I.A. – Exodus The Preatures – Is This How You Feel? – Classixx Remix CHVRCHES – Lies Blood Orange – You’re Not Good Enough Chlöe Howl – Paper Heart Drake – Too Much Alex Saidac – Number Painting Lorde – Tennis Court Broken...
Portuguese football club Benfica launches earphones by Urbanista

Portuguese football club Benfica launches earphones by Urbanista

Urbanista has been commissioned to produce headphones for Benfica. A club with 14 million fans worldwide. The headphones are based on Urbanista’s model Los Angeles, and will be sold at Benfica's 400 sales outlets and online. The collaboration is a breakthrough when it comes to Urbanista’s focus on co-branding their products. Urbanista Benfica launches November...

Urbanista expands into the Middle East

The Swedish lifestyle brand Urbanista is expanding into the Middle East. The company’s headphone collection Wear Your Music! will be on display at The Gitex trade show in Dubai October 20th - 24th which will also be Urbanista’s official launch in the region.

The new Urbanista® headphones Copenhagen 3.0 and London 3.0 are here

This fall the lifestyle brand Urbanista releases its latest works, the headphones Copenhagen 3.0 and London 3.0. They are the company's premium models when it comes to on ear and in ear. Copenhagen 3.0 and London 3.0 share the same unique design language and do not resemble anything else on the market.

Urbanista sells its latest headphones Copenhagen 3.0 at Colette in Paris

There’s something special about Urbanista’s new headphones Copenhagen 3.0 and shop of all shops, Colette in Paris, seems to agree. Colette is the first store in the world to carry the exciting new model, which launches to urbanista.com and to retail in November.
Urbanista – Indi. playlist

Urbanista – Indi. playlist

Urbanista – Indi. Check out this Indi playlist, were updating it all the time so you only need to subscribe once! spotify:user:urbanista.com:playlist:3myzs69v4FYUe6qn2eW4Hn http://open.spotify.com/user/urbanista.com/playlist/3myzs69v4FYUe6qn2eW4Hn
Singer/Songwriter playlist on Spotify

Singer/Songwriter playlist on Spotify

We have released a few Urbanista playlist on Spotify now and are working on new once. The idea is to give you all something you like, both specific playlists from all parts of the world and categorized lists such as this one! Here is our Singer/Songwriter playlist, a wicked list that we will keep on...
Escaping the heat

Escaping the heat

For a swede like me, the heat at La Cote D’azur in July can be a bit overwhelming. The main purpose of a holiday at the Mediterranean for me is all about getting out of the sun and into the water. It’s even steven between the ocean and a swimming pool. Museums are chosen by...