23 Mar 2015


Most people don’t know that about 20 or so years ago I created an AAU Basketball program in my hometown, Jackson, NJ. The idea for this program began with the collapse of my younger brothers original AAU team. In other words he needed a place to play, so I came

26 Feb 2015


Well, it’s a quiet cold Thursday afternoon so I couldn’t think of a better time to drop a few old school joints to help get you through your day. Maybe it will help get you through your work, your studies, photo editing, blogging, etc… At lunchtime, this afternoon, I heard

28 Dec 2014

Offset Kings Guam Pt.1

This year was definitely a great year for Offset Kings. After throwing a successful event ,Slammed Society GU, last year at the Guam International Raceway, we definitely had to bring the showcase, labeled Offset Kings, back to the island this year. Our goal for this event was to create a

24 Dec 2014


MERRY CHRISTMAS to everyone on the STAYFRESH CREW & all of the folks at FATLACE! Not to mention anyone who has been following my new blog! Many thanks and so much appreciation! Check out this remix on Jingle Bells, by TNGHT & Bing Crosby! All the best in 2015 and

19 Nov 2014

The Jacket Show 2

Keeping the art and culture of graffiti alive and firmly rooted, TDK/TMC Family does it again… With one of a kind artwork from local graffiti artists and worldwide, DJs on the 1s and 2s, flows in the cypher, Bboys, Bgirls and live drums, this type of all ages event only

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11 Nov 2014

Clas/sick Hip Hop 1993 Edition

Last Friday I witnessed more than 20 local MCs recreate the hip hop catalog of 1993 backed on two different stages by two of the Bay Area’s foremost young composers: JooWan Kim performing with his chamber orchestra Ensemble Mik Nawooj and Oakland’s own Kev Choice (Lauryn Hill’s former musical director)

30 Oct 2014

“Down With The King”

Jay’s like King Midas as I was told Everything that he touched turned to gold He’s the greatest of the greater get it straight He’s great Playing fame cause his name is known in every state His name is Jay To see him play Will make you say God damn

03 Sep 2014

Hiero Day 2014

The third annual Hiero Day happened this past holiday weekend. It was also MaryJane’s third year of vending this event so we’re three for three! From the first Hiero Day on half a shared block of one artists stage and vendors countable on one hand, to what it is today…

28 Aug 2014

Illest Fall 2014 Preview | Featuring B-Boys Morris and Kareem!

Thank you Morris and Kareem for stopping by the Fatlace Paddock, showing us your Illest moves and helping us show off some of our upcoming Fall items! Take a look and stay tuned for Illest Fall 2014! Follow them now on Instagram! – @iammorris @bboykareem