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Street Art: D*Face posted at 11:04 am

If Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol had a love child, he would be D*Face. The English multi-media artist inspired by the 80's uses his dysfunctional characters to satirize "media-saturated environment." For someone who criticizes the media, D*Face surely knows how to use it to his advantage...

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New Music: Frank Ocean feat. Tyler, the Creator – “Golden Girl” posted at 10:56 am

Direct TV recently dropped tons of channels, but it's hard to care when only one matters right now: Channel Orange. Although the free stream and the digital version have been available for a few days, it turns out that one track is only available on the physical release. Of course, the physical...

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Sneaker Con Hits D.C. July 28th posted at 5:29 pm

Calling all sneakerheads! After another successful year of Sneaker Con NYC, the freshest, flyest footwear festival in America is coming to Washington, D.C. on July 28th. This buy/sell/trade event is traveling to our nation's capital for the second year in a row to pay homage to shoe hoarders,...

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RESPECT. Your Elders: The Pharcyde – “Ya Mama” posted at 4:14 pm

If you've never heard of rap legends The Pharcyde, it's not that you've been living under a rock -- you were probably just born after 1996. Either way, the alternative West Coast foursome's debut album Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde featured some of the most conversational and complex lyrics of...

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Graffiti Free-for-All Brings Art to Bushwick’s Streets posted at 3:25 pm

Artists from around the globe have spent the last four weeks enjoying a cultural field day on the streets of Bushwick. Internationally acclaimed taggers like Kems, Dabs and Myla, Nycho, and Matt Dobbs gathered at the Bushwick Open Studies last month to cook up some celebratory murals for the...

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Rockie Fresh: The Road to MMG posted at 3:07 pm

According to the Twittersphere, Chicago's Rockie Fresh is the newest member of the Maybach Music Group imprint. As early as 4 a.m. signs of an ink agreement were apparent. This signing will be a huge boost for Rockie Fresh's exposure, since let's be honest: without Ross, we wouldn't have even...

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Street Art: Nychos the Evil Genius posted at 1:13 pm

Nychos is one of the most renowned Austrian graffiti artists. With a focus on detailing the body of surrealistic creatures, he slices his characters  showing their bones, organs and flesh. Nychos's fame exploded with his "Rabbit Eye Movement" (REM). His art work is an explosion of vivid colors...