September 23, 2019 

Sidestripe Sessions Featuring Anderson .Paak


Vans is proud to have Grammy Award Winning Artist, Anderson .Paak perform his hit singles “6 Summers” and “King James” as part of Vans’ global music content series, Vans Sidestripe Sessions. 


A new Vans Sidestripe Sessions episode will premiere on a bi-weekly basis beginning April 12. Don’t miss Sidestripe Sessions season one performances by Wallows, IDLES, Young M.A, Cuco, Masego, Quicksand and more! To get more information and subscribe to Sidestripe Sessions, please visit Vans YouTube Channel


Sidestripe Sessions features different artists across all musical genres ranging from punk, experimental, indie to hip hop all filmed in a giant Vans shoe box with a rotating backdrop of art installations. Celebrating creative diversity in music and art, the video highlights Vans’ extended family of musicians through a two-song performance. Vans welcomed Grammy award-winning artist, Anderson .Paak to step into the shoe box to perform 6 Summersoff his third studio album, Oxnard and a live rendition of “ King Jameshis latest single from the highly acclaimed album, Ventura alongside members from his band , The Free Nationals .

As part of the experience, Anderson .Paak has selected visual artist, Dewey Saunders to transform the Vans shoe box with a Venice fueled art installation using his personal brand of psychedelia. With a pastel color palette, and bizarre juxtapositions, Sanders arranges a collection images that pay homage to the city that Anderson .Paak calls home.

Tune in to Vans Sidestripe Session at now to catch his latest performance. 

Sidestripe Sessions