The Illest B-Boy Contest

Illest and Plus Sign Vibes bring you… ABNORMAL ABILITIES. The Illest B-Boy Battle.  Saturday, March 2, 2013  |  3pm-9pm -3on3 B-Boy Battle for a round trip to the ILLEST Japan event this summer+Clothing, and Trophy ($4000 Value) -2on2 Open Style Battle for $200, Clothing, and Trophy -1on1 Footwork Battle for $100, Clothing, Trophy *Cypher Rockin competition…

Spirit of the Battle

This BBoy exhibition is one of my all time favorite “style” based Battles.  Bboys (Break Boys) Kmel and Remind are going off bringing 2 different energies to the cypher.  Kmel delivers a raw “straight from the Bronx NYC” style while Remind is channeling and incorporating his Native Ancestors thru his dancing.  Both style are unique and…

Words with Estria

Interview by: Ronnie San Felipe I first met Estria at Psycho City when he and Crayone were painting the giant BBoy and Baby Blue production back in the early 90′s. It’s dope to see that these guys are still rockin and putting up burners worldwide. Estria has been busy with his foundation, the Invitational Graffiti…

Estria Invitational Graffiti Battle NY 2011

The first stop for the EIGB this year was at New York, where it all began. I was expecting some dope pieces and they didn’t disappoint. All the writers are given the word at the start of the day with the same amount of paint. They are judged on letter structure, use of color, how…

Estria Invitational Graffiti Battle (OAK)

Last Sunday was the Estria Battle held at DeFremery Park in Oakland. It’s part of the Life is Living Festival. In addition to the graffiti battle, there was live music, a talent show (with a sound system powered by solar energy and people riding bikes), Hood Games, yoga, a tee shirt stencil workshop and even…