Mike Conklin

Mike Conklin is InsideHook's Editor-in-Chief. His interests include but are not limited to records, shoes, beer, whiskey and watches. He previously served as Deputy Editor at Gear Patrol and Digital Director at Men's Journal.

All Articles From Mike Conklin

5 Whiskies Under $50 to Bring to Your Holiday Gathering

From Scotch and bourbon to Irish and rye, we've got an affordable bottle for your holiday soirée

An Ode to the Flint & Tinder Flannel-Lined Waxed Trucker Jacket

A go-to piece we expect to have for a very long time

Welcome to the New InsideHook

A note from Editor-in-Chief Mike Conklin

Why Is Everyone Always Saying Such Dumb Shit About Wilco?

Upon the release of their 13th studio album, "Cousin," we examine how Jeff Tweedy and co. have become the most misunderstood band on earth.

A Complete Guide to Flint & Tinder’s 365 Pants

Here's what to know about our favorite 5-pocket pant

Tommy Prine and the Honor of Expectations

The youngest of John Prine's three sons is about to release his debut album — with the help of an impressive team of Nashville insiders who believe deeply in his talent

The Arrival of Jess Williamson

"Time Ain't Accidental" is the fifth full-length album of Williamson's career, but it may as well be her first

Three Years Later, Is This Still the Best Turntable for Aspiring Audiophiles?

The Pro-Ject Audio Debut Carbon Evolution is here, and it does not disappoint.

How I Learned That Shaving Didn’t Have to Be Such a Horrible Ordeal

Available at pharmacies all over the world, Harry's shave sets are a revelation

Kevin Morby Made a Pandemic Record Worth Celebrating

"This is a Photograph" is the result of a quarantine spent thinking about the nature of time and what we do with it.

Review: The Flint and Tinder 365 Cords Are Cool-Weather Must-Haves

Endlessly practical and timelessly cool. What could be better?

If You Act Fast, You Can Still Get Our Favorite Flannel Shirt in Time for Christmas

United By Blue's "Responsible Flannel" is the best we've worn in years

Six Key Black Friday Sales to Shop Right Now

Black Friday is a lot to sort through. These are the can't-miss sales.