The Cold War

Its not often we get hyped about a surf competition on the Jersey Shore! Usually for me, this means my son has an Eastern Surf Association Contest but this isn’t amateur by any means. These are the real players hailing from NY & NJ, guys that grew up in the Northeast and aren’t afraid to…

All-In-One Guide to Super Bowl 50

Being a local I’ve gathered everything you need to maneuver Super Bowl week in my hometown, the Bay. Whether you’re Bay grown or a visitor, this is your all-in-one go to guide. Official Super Bowl 50 in the Bay Website – The official website to plan your visit to Super Bowl 50 in the Bay.…

RECAP: AGENDA LONG BEACH 2016

Wassup y’all, i don’t have any #BEATSWITHARTIE this time around, rather #RECAPWITHARTIE. Anyway. Here is a recap of the many festivities that went on during Agenda Long Beach, 2016. They say, the best content should be worth sharing. Well here you go. Babylon set-up a half pipe. What better booth build than a halfpipe. Genius, interactive,…

DXC / Dunkxchange Venues on the Horizon

“An event that gives fellow sneaker admirers an opportunity to Buy, Sell, & Trade, Sneakers & Apparel.” The cross marketing between the NBA and Dunkxchange seems to be a clever mix, the two seem to go hand in hand it will be quite interesting to see how the relationship manifests. I wish DXC and Gary…

Recap: The Sole Academy Sneaker Carnival

It just happened. Sole Academy held the Sneaker Carnival. Being a first of its kind, the big day gathered ‘sneakerheads’ from different parts of the country. As a whole lifestyle event, the sneaker distributor tapped different connected markets for a fun-filled day at the Mall of Asia Concert Grounds. Connected markets? Yes, as the Sneaker Carnival provided music, games, food,…

Audi Hawaii Euro Show 2015

“Even though there is slight showers the show will go on!” Mark from Audi Hawaii said.   On Nov 22, 2015 Hawaii’s finest Euros gathered together at Audi Hawaii Lot to chill and meet other Euro enthusiasts.   Check out the photos of the Event!! Euro Sunday, AirRex USA , and Illest Hawaii booths. Also check out #audihawaiieuroshow…

Basketball Forever: End Of An Era

The 00 generation – an era of basketball I’ve grown-up watching to. It may not be as ‘tough’ as the 90’s, but these guys won’t go down without a fight. What’s good now is that reminiscing about these moments takes away the feeling of competition during their era. Basketball was just basketball as they dominated the court…

Walk on by

Wide-body, aggressive fender flares, crazy aero. I don’t think this trend will slow down anytime soon. But how about applying these styling choices to a platform which doesn’t need modification, say like, a… Ferrari? To purists, blasphemous, but for the adventurous, why not? I mean, <sarcasm> I wouldn’t want to look like my neighbor’s Ferrari </sarcasm>…