February 2010

Haze x Stussy: Opening Reception at Known Gallery

What’s LA without bad traffic and hard parking? Furthermore, what’s an evening at a gallery without a stabbing or not navigating a room full of bodies to get a round of Stella? Not my life, that’s for sure.

Bounce That Azz (Design Challenge)

I realized that my diamond encrusted typography game needed a little brushing up. I figured that it would make for an interesting (to me a least) design challenge that I could at least get a post out of. I was really excited to get home and pull out my Wacom and open up Photoshop. I’ve chronicled my adventures below…

Aloe Blacc – I Need a Dollar (How to Make it in America)

Aloe Blacc’s I Need A Dollar just got selected as the How to Make it in America theme song. That’s a real good look for the Floss Angeles native – and a little ironic, considering that the show takes place in Manhattan…

AB-LOON Presents: Tommorrow

Left-handed, left coast, Hi-Tek FX crew reppin’ DJ AB-LOON offers a glimpse into Tomorrow on his latest, left of center mixtape project. AB-LOON sticks to the script and does it OG style, single track, no tracklist to poach from. Catch AB-LOON on DJ Buddy TV this week at it’s new time slot 9PM PST

Three-Year Sentences – Criminal Slang Anniversary

Three years ago I started a little blog called TM that evolved into what we know as Criminal Slang today. Over the years, my writing & design skills have significantly improved & I have this website & my other influences/supporters to thank for that. It was only natural that I put them front & center on the cover of this project.

DJ Traumatix Mini-Mix 14: Ladies Love Cool James

DJ Traumatix (Hi-Tek FX) is back with the latest installment of his Mini-Mix series. Be forewarned, your girlfriend won’t be thinking of you after taking a glance at the cover…you might have to make that sandwich yourself.