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Punk Me Tender Interview

Punk Me Tender Interview

Our interview and collection of photos with Los Angeles artist Punk Me Tender

7 Questions: The Thrashbird Interview

A few years ago, when I first started getting interested in street art, there were a few artists whose work seemed to be everywhere, @1DIRLUST, @sickid1, @teachr1, @imhuge, @wrdsmth, @the169 and @thrashbird13. Over time, their art became my obsession and helped re-open my eyes to the ever changing canvas of our city, Los Angeles. One artist and one image seemed to appear in more and more places and with greater and greater frequency than any other. That image was Clones and...


Pastey Whyte Interview

I recently sat down with street artist Pastey Whyte for an interview, but things things didn't exactly go as I planned. What transpired was less an interview and more a two hour conversation and education on art, street art and a passion for both.

The Weather's Great: 1DIRLUST Interview

This is the first in a new series of interview posts I'm calling "The weather's great." Whenever you ask people what they love about LA, there is always a pause, a quizzical look and then it happens, they say "the weather's great." There is so much more to know and love about this city that I call home. Whether you were born here or moved here, LA chose you. It is one of the most diverse cities in the world and has so much to offer. Join me as we go beneath the surface to find out what makes LA so awesome as told by the people who live here. 


All Day I Dream About Shirts

This is a story about passion. This is a story about pride. This is a story about LA. 

I grew up before Nike, before Jordan brand.

When I was a kid, Adidas ruled the world. Depending on who old you were, you had a different interpretation of what Adidas stood for. When you were young, it was All Day I Dream About Sports or maybe All Day I Dream About Soccer. When you got a little older and realized that girls liked guys who were good at sports, it stood for All Day I Dream About Sex. (And boy, did...