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Payng Dues to Old Skool Writers

Discussion in 'Third Rail' started by DroppinNames, Jan 17, 2004.

  1. DroppinNames

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    Payng Dues to Old Skool Writers

    Discussion started by DroppinNames - Jan 17, 2004

    Word. What up Ya'll??? Looking to list from each city Old Skool writers that influenced your graff scene. I am from BIG BAD LOS ANGELES and these are the old skoolers from my citee.

    CRIME K2S - KILL 2 SUCCEED
    PRIME K2S
    CHARLIE DTK - DOWN TO KILL
    BLINKY DTK
    MAKE STN - SECOND TO NONE
    GIN TNT - DYNOMITE TEAM
    RIVAL WCA - WEST COAST ARTITS
    MINER WCA
    SER WCA
    PIRO WCA
    and of course RISKY WCA
    SKEPT STN
    FRAME K2S
    KRENZ

    These guys were the shit and are the reason for LA graff writers writing today. SO RECOGNIZE!!!.:king: :king: :king:
     
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  2. Gunm

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    Gunm - Replied Jan 19, 2004

    who cares? they're all dead now.

    I recognize the people pushing the envelope. Not a bunch of fossils. Ooooooo, how venemous was dat?
     
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  3. DroppinNames

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    DroppinNames - Replied Jan 19, 2004

    who cares????

    fool without some of these guys you would not be painting freely as you are now. That is if you are painting. That is like saying who cares about DONDI or TAKI 183 or SEEN from NY and so on....you must be some toy. these are the guys that influenced the guys that probably influenced you. So without them you'd probabby be no one which you probably are. I have been painting for two decades fool and if I had never seen the guys I listed up I probably would not have been into graff.

    That is like anyone saying who cares about their pioneers, form breakers to rappes to punks to artists

    so not so venomous but more retarded.
     
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    iloveboxcars - Replied Jan 19, 2004

    If you are old enough to have been painting for 2 decades then you must be a very slow individual.
     
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  5. HOVIE

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    HOVIE - Replied Jan 19, 2004

    that was gay.......im no old skool head......im very young.......15........but how can you disrespect old writers.......i have to agree with the other guy.......thats taking the piss.......stylewars is a so good......people like seen, cap (yeah, i know hes a prick), dondi, dez, min.......all them.........they inspire me to go out and paint.....what you said is fuckin gay..........ungrateful
     
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    rubbish heap - Replied Jan 19, 2004

    For pioneering...

    Tracy 168
    Stay High 149
    Taki 183
    Cornbread
    Iz the Wiz
    Zephyr
    Dondi
    Seen
    Skeme
    Kaze
    JA
    Sane
    Smith
    Henry Chalfant
    Duro
    Phase2
    Espo
    Revs
    Cost
    Cope2
    Daze
    Min
    Flint 707
    Pistol One
    Freedom
    Futura 2000
    Ghost
    Haze
    Lee
    Mare 139
    Lady Pink
    Revolt
    T Kid

    And on the local side...

    Sasquatch
    Metro
    Zroe
    Vicious
    Loser
    Lamer
    Huge
    Abhor
    Cops
    Detr
    Hore
    Yuck
    JOKER
    Bore
    Belev
    Bruiser
    Ming
    Spoil
    Btoe
    Hope
    Motevs
    Mover
    Adek
    Jets
    Senik
    Zae
    Agres
    HOD
    4DC
    DFM
    KUK
    DWA
    KYT
    DTC
    And everyone else who put in work in the 90's.

    My city doesn't have as long of a history as say, LA. Alot of these cats are still writing.
     
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  7. why write?

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    why write? - Replied Jan 19, 2004

    seen
    yes2
    cap
    skeme
    zephyr
    dondi
     
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    Euro Beast - Replied Jan 19, 2004

    Dumb thread.





    yeah i said it. what?
     
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    How can i "diss" old school writers?

    Oh man, like you give a fuck about old school writers. Sounds like you're just dropping names to establish "cred" as a "writer".

    To the 15 year old: bend over so i can lance your buttocks with a hot railroad spike.

    Yeah, you're so right....I don't care much about "old school" writers.....that makes me gay......100% gay. You got me....right out in the open.

    Eat my diarrheaa jackfuck

    Old school writers are lame lame lame
     
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    323JDMEF9 - Replied Jan 20, 2004

    TRACER CFK old skool 1982 Pasadena shit!!!

    O.G. RTDK's slaying buses and paving the way for younger cats...

    CFK's / CWA's / NHH's / STP's / and on and on...
     
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    HOVIE - Replied Jan 20, 2004

    gheeeyyy
     
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    KING BLING - Replied Jan 21, 2004

    I could say a lot but look into these guys to revise your list, many are left out but...

    HOPE
    MING
    MOVER
    BORE
    MOTEVS


    and a grab bag of others...
     
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    rubbish heap - Replied Jan 21, 2004

    king bling, i looked into everyone you mentioned. the list is edited and more lengthy now :)
     
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    DroppinNames - Replied Jan 25, 2004

    That right keep represnting....LA up in here....
     
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    rinse - Replied Jan 25, 2004

    name droppin' a list of kids that you may or may not know personally, makes for a pointless thread. i do appriciate past writers, its true without them none of use would be involved but i gotta agree with lens... i pay more attention to those who are next level. if you get stuck on the oldies (as great as they were) then you are a graff historian. if thats the case go fill out an application for the history channel.
    and from the begining this game has been about respecting the roots but facing forward and getting up.
    besides, graff is different now. the word king has lost its meaning, the way its just idley tossed around. and graff masters dont pick up apprentices to share styles with so much any more. the days of truely paying dues by racking or filling in for an established writer are over.
    names, what are they anymore? the graff scene is over saturated and is being run with a new set of rules. these days, just because someone has made a name in your city's recent past doesnt mean anyone has heard of them in my city. theres just not enough room on the bench for every name.

    i feel your point lens.
     
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