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tokyo?

Discussion in 'Brick Slayers' started by remote, Jan 4, 2002.

  1. remote

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    tokyo?

    Discussion started by remote - Jan 4, 2002

    any writers from tokyo in here? i was living there last month, and the scene is really big out there. i didnt have a chance to meet any of the locals, but there is a lot of good talent out there. heres a little slappie i got up in my travels...

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    d-town_bomber - Replied Jan 4, 2002

    june is a good tokyo writer
     
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  3. yoshy

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    yoshy - Replied Jan 4, 2002

    remote, have you been in nyc lately?
    just curious
     
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  4. remote

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    remote - Replied Jan 4, 2002

    lately, no. never, yes.

    am i stepping on toes in NYC? i hope not.
     
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    no worries

    no toe stepping going on at all.

    i will write you more later when i get my facts straight.
    :confused: :confused:
     
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    remote - Replied Jan 4, 2002

    cool beans. you can reach me at remotela@mail.ru

    i try not to do anything stupid. i have been in the "game" since 93 out here in l.a. (many different aliases), and definately know and respect the do's and dont's of graf. "remote" is just a part time thing for me. i am 25 years old, and don't need any more felony convictions on my record. its just a hobby while i am out here, or visiting tokyo. an occasional rooftop or bomb, or maybe a night out with my stickers and markers. with that said, i want to keep "remote" a clean, respectable, beef free name.
     
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  7. Big Bruno

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    cool beans....
     
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  8. yoshy

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    cool

    i guess there is more than 1 tokyo raider of the remote persuassion

    keep ya eyes open!

    yos
     
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    i think hes trippping..
     
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    Stone Bonah - Replied Jan 9, 2002

    Shi-BOO YEAH!

    I was there this summer. Did you happen to see that Demon 202 piece on some random half-wall in Shibuya?It was white w/a red outline/3d. Also the wall along the JR line in Yokahama had its moments...
     
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    i reside in osaka japan.
     
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    I was in tokyo for a couple of weeks this year and a couple the previos i emailed every japanese graff site over there to try hook up with someone to paint with and got a total of zero responses hospatality was overwelming. I wasnt that impressed with the lines and the only suburb with much damage that i saw was shibuya and a small amount in shinjuku. I did however catch a fuckinnnnnggggg big ass legal???? wall in yokahama just outside the station with a bates piece on it as well as many other nice pieces. In shibuya i saw a few tags by amaze and twister and a wall by them aswell. Slapons seem to be huge over there aswell. i have pics i will post of some slapons soon.
     
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    remote - Replied Jan 9, 2002

    yeah, i caught some twist/amaze tags out there too. this pic is from harajuku

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    bates!
    http://bea.graffiti.dk/pieces/walls/bates-duek01.jpg'>

    :p :p :p
     
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    that tag in the upper left hand corner above the twist is yoka, written in japanese.

    dont think that the writers didnt want to hang with you, because i know the majority of the writers in japan and theres only a few kids in tokyo that know english. believe me if you met any they would treat you as if you were twist himself.

    the wall in yokohama is all illegal. and as for painting along the train lines, thats an american thing. i dont really get it myself but they dont really paint the lines. only a few have caught on that a train can be a moving museum.

    also i'd like to add as a side note if you are coming to japan do not for the love of god just go to tokyo. if you really want to see japan travel anywhere outside of it. that place is a hell hole. for suggestions kyoto nara osaka sapporo nagano fukuoka are ten times better. not necessarily for graff but what the "real" japan is like. just in case anyones cares.
     
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