Monday, January 31, 2011

MELROSE (cover art)

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I Just sent out the final web promo for this project to Murs and Terrace so Imma try to sneak it on my blog and get some exclusivity points, lol
You guys gotta hear this album, It's about time for a lesser serious feel good journey into the minds of the Terrace/MURS duo! Man, Its hard to not laugh being around these guys, this is loopy on a whole other level, I def tried to translate this feeling back into the "MELROSE" branding, first direction was pretty much Bill and Teds excellent adventure meets corky "hood" movie.
There are some hard tracks as well on this, Two of my favs are "Handz in the sky" and "fresh kicks" Overall great album and I am Very humbled to be a part of the visual experience.

Photos by Van Styles

TS spring 11 [Sneak peek]

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PAID DUES lineup

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Sunday, January 30, 2011

Goodmornin!

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Time to get some contiggetytent ready for the blog.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Bsomb4 (dubstep mix)

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

AGENDA video

pretty cool video on agenda, had to post it, Alke one poster frame,

Sunday, January 23, 2011

From the sea 11'

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Sunset 1/19/11

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Quickly taken with a dirty lense somewhere between Santa Monica and Redondo beach, One of my favorite routs to ride.
Friday was getting a little craze, so I decided to hit the eject button on the bootleg herman miller and get far far away from the computer.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Nooka X Paid Dues DESIGN CONTEST

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Calling all designers artists and doodlers, Now is your chance to design a watch, Nooka and Paid Dues Are holding a design contens, here are some quick details, More HERE
Each design must be submitted separately
Design may not have any gradients
Limited to no more than 5 pantone colors
Minimum line width—0.5mm

I know there are some sick puppies that follow this blog,
Handle it!

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

The worlds FAKEST nikes

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courtesy of DTLA

super tuff duty

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Thursday, January 13, 2011

I Heart LA (trailer)

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

America Is F*cked.......(Graphically at least)

America Is F*cked.......(Graphically at least) from Jess Gibson on Vimeo.

This is a fresh little vid with Aaron James Draplin speaking on the direction of design. I have followed Aaron's work for a bit. did you know he is responsible for the PR branding on Paul Rodriguez signature line as well as hundreds of other accounts. this dudes gets the work I one day strive to acquire.

one one one one two

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Tuesday, January 11, 2011

MURS VARSITY BLUES 2 (produced by Aesop Rock)

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Murs – Varsity Blues 2 (Produced by Aesop Rock) by Hypetrak
Produced by pretty much my favorite mc Aesop Rock, here is a first look at Murs’ upcoming project Varsity Blues 2.
This album is going to be good. MURS really keeps the branding correct throughout the whole project, Did I mention he trusted me with handling all Varsity Blues 2 Artwork/Merch, so he explained to me right off the bat the vibe was going to be heavy. Currently the Art work is 90% there, just waiting for all of the final credits and thank you's.

Sunday, January 9, 2011

Trials & Errors

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Friday, January 7, 2011

Melrose artwork (first look)

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At Large Media is extremely pleased to be handling the art direction for MURS & Terrace Martins next album entitled “MELROSE”
The whole concept of this album was constructed around having fun. So it is going to be great to see how the hip hop community entirpits it.
When we had our fist design “kick off” meetings back in 2009, Murs painted a picture in my head of a Bill and Teds Excellent adventure meets the happy hood! So that was the basis of all design. Stay tuned for a full preview of all the elements ALM provided for this album.

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

MURS and TERRACE MARTIN are MELROSE (vid)

Cause at the end of the day all it really is about having fun ...
Directed by Van Styles

Monday, January 3, 2011

POST # 360 nye 2011

Everything always comes 360 in the end. Here are some pics from the personal stash, why not.
Setting the theme straight for 2011.
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