03 Nov 2015

The Machine.

“He was watching it. Make sure it’s perfect before serving. If he will do it manually then it will take long hours before everyone at the restaurant can finally eat.”  I wondered what could happen if everyone just did what they always loved to do. Who will watch over the

27 Aug 2014

DREAM Day 2014

This past Saturday some of the Bay Area’s best DJs and artists gathered to pay tribute to Oakland’s beloved Graffiti King and Bay Area legend, Mike “DREAM” Francisco. Recognized worldwide as a style master, Dream’s graffiti established the visual aesthetic of Oakland’s Hip Hop culture and put The Town on

15 Nov 2013

Estria Invitational Graffiti Battle 2013

Estria Battle took a two year break but was back for 2013. It’s always good the see the usual suspects like Estria, Bam and Nate1. The spray can art battle was judged by the infamous artists: Risk, Doze Green and Codak. I was lucky enough to catch all of them

19 Jul 2012

Converse Block Party w/ Stalley and the Dream

As part of the World Basketball Festival, Converse hosted a Converse Block Party held at Banneker Community Center in Washington D.C. to celebrate local street culture, basketball, music and art in conjunction with the launch of the newest Converse Pro Leather. Community members were invited to participate in pickup basketball

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17 Apr 2012

Best of Both Worlds

We got it all in the Bay.  City life, burb life, the hood, the hills, water, woods, sun and even snow. Last week I had the best of both worlds.  Got in some RARE Spring powder.  Then to the City for the closing reception for DREAM…rest in POWER.  (Yes, I’m

07 Nov 2010


Blessup Family | Hope life is treating you well on your part of the world. Life just got better on our end because we have had the opportunity to converse and talk to Kuya John Francisco of TDK + while visiting he truly surprised us with some gear that he