Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Tim Dog tribute by Casiks (Stockolm 2013)

Although I "hated" Tim Dog for dissing some of my favorite artists, I must admit that I "loved" Tim Dog's Penicillin on Wax album. >>>>>>>>> Tim Dog tribute by CASIKS (Stockolm > Sweden 2013) >>>>>>>>>>>>> Click images to enlarge. Related link; Keyboard Money Mike Recalls Touring LA With Tim Dog

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Rap Fans Computer Draw Their Favorite Album Covers

Geto Boys; We Can't Be Stopped
Ice T; Power
Big Bear; Doin Thangs
Dr.Dre; The Chronic
2 Live Crew; Nasty As They Wanna Be
NWA; Straight Outta Compton One of PC’s many great digital image collections is a series of album covers drawn by fans via basic computer programs like MS Paint. More covers and info over @ egotripland.

Flip The Script - Book Preview

Flip The Script - Book Preview from adnauseum on Vimeo.

10 years in the making, Handselecta is pleased to announce the release of our first book, Flip The Script, published by Gingko Press. Part history book, part calligraphy manual. it will be sure to be a monumental tome in the culture of graffiti and colloquial design. - Distinctive hand style lettering is an essential skill for artists and designers. Deftly executed hand crafted letter forms are a nearly forgotten art in an age of endless free fonts. Graffiti is one of the last reservoirs of highly refined, well practiced penmanship. The most reviled and persecuted form of Graffiti, the Tag, is seldom appreciated for the raw beauty of its skeletal letter forms. Most tags are removed immediately, and thus the casual viewer seldom has a chance to discern the difference between entry level and advanced hand styles. Within the pages of Flip the Script, author Christian Acker has systematically analyzed the best graffiti hand styles, contextualizing the work of graffiti writers from around the United States. Acker presents the various lettering samples in a clean organized format, giving the material a proper, formal treatment evoking classic typography books. 224 pages, Hardcover, 7'' x 9'' (178 x 229 mm) 100s of 2-color illustrations, English ISBN: 978-1-58423-460-9 $ 29.95 Buy it from Amazon
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