Samoa

Images from the Past: Samoa Culture

Courtesy of George Handy Bates Samoan Papers. University of Delaware Library, Newark, Del. In 1886, President Grover Cleveland made George Handy Bates a ...

One of the Forefather of Graffiti: RISK

For those of you unfamiliar with Kelly Graval, I’ll give you a hint: if you’ve ever driven the 405, 10, 101, 605, 91, walked down Sunset Blvd, Hollywood Blvd, Fairfax, or just about any other corner of the city, you’ve seen his work.
Bloody Gums

Bloody Gums Collective Aspires to Inspire

So often in the world it's cool to be nonchalant and blasé about everything; and We wanted to show everyone that the only way anything great ever happens is thr...

Ghostface Killah and his Love for Music

If you’re a true Wu fan, you probably could have guessed that Mighty Healthy’s brand name was inspired by Ghostface Killah’s own track off his 2000 clas...
Bambu de Pistola

Bambu De Pistola: BAM!

Bambu de Pistola has been part of many groups throughout his life, as a gang member, a marine, a rapper, an activist, a Pilipino-American, and a dad.
Janette Beckman

Revisiting the Punk Scene with Janette Beckman

Janette’s a good one. She’s always been on a high level as far as skill and professionalism. She shot the punk scene (and other genres) in the ’70s and the early hip-hop scene in the ’80s.