Tuesday 24 January 2012

The Paintshop Studio's Tizer One, Dep - DJ Format Album Trailer Animated Graffiti Video

DJ Format-Statement Of Intent-Album Sampler Video!


Paintshop Studio collaboration with DJ Format Graffiti creatives Paintshop Studio have teamed up with the legendary DJ Format to produce an animated graffiti video to promote Formats new album release Statement of Intent.
Filmed and edited by Jeff Metal and produced in just one day, the entire clip was created in spray paint and showcases a collection of rappers who feature on the album coming to life by painting and re-­‐painting key elements. Statement of Intent music ranges from Old School Rap to Psychedelic Rock and includes the musical talent of Edan, Mr Lif, Phill most Chill and Sureshot La Rock. Eagerly awaited on the music scene the new album reveals Format's wide and varied musical influences beyond Hip Hop and Funk. Available as deluxe limited edition heavyweight double vinyl, CD & download. 
Release date: 27/02/2012.  
For further information :www.paintshopstudio.com

ROSY ONE TOO MUCH IS NEVER ENOUGH @ SPEERSTRA GALLERY Switzerland 28/1/12 - 25/2/12 2012

@SPEERSTRA GALLERY, Bursins, Switzerland
28. January - 25. February 2012
One of The Kool Skool's favourite Graff Artists and all round B-Girl Rosy One is having a Solo show in her native Switzerland. If you don't know who she is check The Kool Skool's Shucks One interview with her in issue 45 of Graphotism. For her upcoming show at the Speerstra Gallery RosyOne will present a selection of new works especially produced for this occasion. The large scale works on paper are painted fast, spontaneous and intuitive. This keeps the raw and fresh character alive, that RosyOne is looking for in all of her work.

Monday 16 January 2012

N.Y. & L.A. Legends demonstrate Black & Brown Unity @ "Occupy Skid Row L.A."

Public Enemy - Chuck D, Flava Flav & Proffessor Griff @ Occupy Skid Row

Yo-Yo "Don't Play With My Yo-Yo" and Kid Frost "La Raza" Perform At Occupy Skid Row In Los Angeles [1/15/12] 

"Besides Public Enemy, other hip-hop groups like Kurupt and Nipsey Hussle had their time to rock the mic. Others who performed included Freestyle Fellowship, YO YO, XClan, Mellow Man Ace and the ZZYZZX, King T, Rapper’s Rapp Group, Sir Jinx and General Population, Stilztik Jonz, JAHI, Arise Roots, the Egyptian Lover, Skid Row Flowing, Drummers, Joses Song, Linda Harris, Big Mack, OG Kid Frost, L.A. Possee, and "the Real" McCoy"


Public Enemy "911's A Joke"

Visual Grafix Greatest Hits DVD Coming Soon! Legendary UK Graff Videos

SIN Crew & FBA member Kilo's been diggin' in the crates for the forthcoming Visual Grafix Greatest Hits DVD. More info when we get it! For those who don't know Visual Grafix was  a magazine style video series, the UK version of Video Graf
Kilo Sin Crew on Youtube
This video features rare Tube flicks of Tern, More, Prime and South London writer Diser who we recently interviewed here & many more!

London Legend Cherisher runner on Amsterdam Subway in 1991!