With the name ‘T-Stories’, it doesn’t take rocket science to determine what this movie is about. France’s provider of exclusive content, CANAL+ presents a documovie that centers around a rather panache group of entrepreneurs who have all built their fortunes from the ground up. starting with guess what? T-SHIRTS. Also featured are the obsessive collectors of T-Shirts and a few of the artists and designers that make each T-Shirt unique.
Tacks AM7 / The Civic Yard 1995At this point we’re officially all the way live into the archive. Like we mentioned before, as of right now we’re freestyling. There’s a few detailed directions I’m thinking about as far as coverage but for now we’ll keep things simple. Extra maximums to Sauce Hydrilla and 91.9 WCLK for the interest in the efforts, and everybody that’s sharing the drops. Can’t forget mi genté SB One & SnortThis.
This is connoisseur material at it’s finest. Henry Chalfant’s (Style Wars) often forgotten overlooked hip-hop documovie, All City. This was experimental documentary about the early days of the Hip-Hop in the South Bronx that was created shortly after Style Wars. Be sure to catch the lofi bit version of T La Rock + Jazzy Jay’s “It’s Your’s”. Classic Material. [Read more...]
[F.R.I.T.O.S. = Frequently Residing in the Old School]Since there was such a good response from the last F.R.I.T.O.S. drop, we’ll keep it moving with more shots from the archive. Above, the OG Godfather Don, Chase One UCA/DTK with the undercover arrows and big block geometry at the 40′s yard in Midtown Atlanta. [Read more...]
Taking a que from The New York Daily, Serve TCS from the Bronx gets loose in a tribute to the Queen of Old Hollywood, Liz Taylor. Classic NY style without a doubt. Song: Ain’t No Sunshine by Bill Withers. Painted legally at Tuff City Styles Tattoo Studio in Bronx, New York. Video by Brian Dwels. [Read more...]