Vans Team With ‘The Simpsons’ for New Line of Shoes
Vans and The Simpsons have announced a new collaboration for 2020. The new signature shoes will be their first since 2007, when The Simpsons Movie was released.
The original release included 14 different pairs of Vans x Simpsons shoes, featuring art from Kaws, Stash, Gary Panter, Geoff McFetridge, Dave Flores, Futura, Mr. Cartoon, Sam Messner, Taka Hayashi, Tony Munoz, Todd James and Neckface.
Here's those original designs:
Vans teased their new line of Simpsons sneaks on social media, writing, “The Simpsons x Vans is coming soon. Sign up for updates to be the first to know when it arrives at http://vans.com/thesimpsons.” The new graphic puts The Simpsons and Vans logos together, floating in the clouds as a nod to the iconic cartoon’s opening credits.
The new Vans x Simpsons designs have not yet been revealed, but fans can sign up at the official Vans website to receive updates.
The Simpsons is the longest-running American sitcom and the longest-running American scripted primetime television series, and a who’s who of rock and metal stars have appeared in the show. Plenty of bands have also named themselves after The Simpsons, and more recently, a huge collection of Simpsons-inspired album covers made the rounds online. Check those out below.
Alice in Chains, Dirt
Anthrax, Among the Living
Deep Purple, Deep Purple in Rock
Deftones, White Pony
Dream Theater, Octavarium
Foo Fighters, Foo Fighters
Green Day, 21st Century Breakdown
Iron Maiden, Killers
Iron Maiden, Piece of Mind
Korn, Follow the Leader
Megadeth, Countdown to Extinction
Metallica, Kill 'Em All
Metallica, Ride the Lightning
Metallica, St. Anger
Muse, Black Holes and Revelations
Nirvana, In Utero
Opeth, Still Life
Pantera, Vulgar Display of Power
Pearl Jam, Yield
Rage Against the Machine, Evil Empire
The Smiths, Meat Is Murder
Static-X, Wisconsin Death Trip
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