18 Jan 2012

2011 A Year in Photos

Sometimes you have to take a look back in order to move forward. 2011 was an incredible year. My 2010 post last year took almost a month (off and on) to complete. This time around has been no different trying to balance actual work with personal projects, while maintaining a

08 Jan 2012

Images ~ 2011 A Year In Photos ~ January – June

For the next two post on the site I am going to review 2011 with some of the images that have been posted in previous months here and on my web site. I am going to start at the beginning of the year through June with this post. I won’t

06 Jan 2012

All Gone 2011

From the guys at La MJC, a preview of the 2011 All Gone book covers. The AG series is an annual recap of what’s good in street culture. Make sure to pre-order yours next week when their website re-opens! Limited quantities available. Test pages:

25 Dec 2011

The year that was.

2011 has been a year of non-stop motorsport, closely following the local drift scene. I just wanted to share a few of the highlights as I look back on what has been a massive year. The year got off to a bit of a rough start, with my home town

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04 Dec 2011

NY Day One: Blue Scholars x Bambu @ Bowery Ballroom, NY

Our first night in NY, Blue Scholars and Bambu made their last stop of the Cinemetropolis Tour in New York’s Bowery Ballroom. We bumped into Geo (Blue Scholars) and KJButta (Cerritos All Stars), walking around prior to the show. Also, C-Knowledge (Bam’s road manager), manning the merch table downstairs. We

21 Nov 2011

LA Auto Show 2011

I attended the LA Auto Show during the first press day and was able to check out a few of what the manufacturers had to offer. This year seemed busier than previous years or it just may have been a combination of everything else going on this week (Recaro event

06 Nov 2011

SEMA 2011 Pt. 3

Wrapping up our coverage for 2011 SEMA here. Some cars definitely gathered more attention than others. Such as this slammed classic Mack firetruck. Definitely not restored to factory spec. Itasha Evo X anyone? The foglights are understandable, Evos have close ties with rallying. But the winch? That’s a new one.

03 Nov 2011

SEMA 2011 Pt. 1

Growing up, I went to the LA autoshow every year and the one section that I always found myself spending the most amount of time in was the aftermarkets area. Little did I know at the time that there was a show completely dedicated to those cars. Since this was

20 Oct 2011

A Tale of Two Civics

This story begins at a workshop on the south side of Brisbane that is well know for their work with the development of Honda’s. Workshop owner Ivan has built a reputation at Hi Power Racing for creating powerful cars that perform consistently. When I dropped in to the shop a few

11 Sep 2011

Japanese Classic Car Show Long Beach

This was the first weekend spent at home in Long Beach in over a month. So when I heard via Twitter that the Japanese Classic Car Show was going on in Long Beach I had to check it out since I was actually in town. We arrived with about 30-40