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UR New York Artfully Remixing Lyric Sheets to Jay-Z’s ‘Magna Carta’

Posted July 2, 2013 at 6:14 am

From the city street, graf crew UR New York is going H.A.M. (appropriately) on limited edition Jay-Z lyric books. Apparently HOVA himself sanctioned a “publicity” contest to help promote his forthcoming record, Magna Carta. The stunt was to release limited edition lyric books to specific tastemakers. UR New York is one of the lucky few, and […]

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VOTE UR NY & BOOGIE for the History Tribute Fence on Delancey!

Posted May 3, 2013 at 2:28 pm

Vote for us NOW! We’ve teamed up with UR NEW YORK to create a jaw-dropping collab telling the tale of ABC NO RIO and the Lower East Side. Your vote will bring the mural to life on Delancey Street as part of the proposed History Tribute Fence. Above is the design comp. From the proposal: […]

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NYC Graffiti Origins: Mike “2ESAE” Baca & Fernando “Ski” Romero

Last modified April 5, 2013 at 5:07 pm

On January 1, 2006, councilmembers in NYC attempted to make it illegal for persons under the age of 21 to possess spray paint or permanent markers. I’ve been carrying sharpies with me since I was 12.

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Los Perros Locos Opens at 201 Allen Street Tomorrow

Posted January 29, 2013 at 6:48 am

Its transparent storefront has been teasing the Lower East Side appetite for weeks.

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Sneak Peek of Los Perros Locos on Allen Street

Last modified January 7, 2013 at 6:09 am

Construction wrapped last week, but now launch rests in the hands of Con Edison who must turn on the gas. We got you the sneak peek inside.

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