Namely, how very many shoes there are now for those about to rock. To wit: The Johnny Marr (of the Smiths, and later Modest Mouse; now the Cribs) PF Flyers; the Joy Division New Balances from a couple years back; the Vans one-offs for the Circle Jerks, the Pixies, and KISS (shouldn’t the tongue on a KISS sneaker have more of a … tongue?) — even the green-and-gold DCs that Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda designed this spring, currently hibernating under the desk of our own editor Jason Adams.
So we ask you, dear readers: Does wearing your band affiliation on the sleeves of your toes make you happy? Or is it all one short step away from footwear clown town?
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