Archive for March, 2010
dutil. denim's own denim
dutil. denim's own denim

The justalilhype! Crew caught up with our friends Darren and Eric, owners of dutil. denim, at their store in Gastown. After years of dreaming and over a year of work, the two have finally finished their first pair of denim. This special denim is a 13.5 ounce raw red-stitch selvedged denim with a medium indigo […]

EVENT: #YVRTwestival
EVENT: #YVRTwestival

The justalilhype! Crew particpated in Twestival Global 2010. Twestival is an annual event where people around the world meet up offline to rally around the important cause of education and to create awareness to various global issues. Twestival, also known as Tweeter Festival, is a social media event created for the social good. This year, […]

Vancouver-based Korean DJ Critiques Korea Nightlife
Vancouver-based Korean DJ Critiques Korea Nightlife

Korea-born DJ Skinny Doh, also known as Ryan Park has been making a mark in Vancouver as one of the most popular picks throughout various Korean club nights and events. Due to his out-going personality and humble attitude, he has been teenagers’ favourite DJ throughout the Korean market within the city. He has encountered many famous […]

Jay Park in Vancouver
Jay Park in Vancouver

The justalilhype! Crew got a chance to briefly talk to Jay Park (Park Jaebeom) also know as the former leader of Korean group, 2PM. He attended the Battle of T.N.G: Just Battle, as a contestant with his current b-boy crew: Art of Movement. We introduced the magazine to him, and also got a few shots […]

GOONS FROM THE MOON
GOONS FROM THE MOON

Our homie Paul Skratch has been hosting a weekly online series called “GOONS FROM THE MOON” on USTREAM. He was one of the first to hop on the bandwagon of this new technology, where one is able to stream live videos to the internet. It’s a great tool to interact with your fans because it […]

Event: Battle of T.N.G – Just Battle 3 on 3
Event: Battle of T.N.G - Just Battle 3 on 3

The justalilhype! Crew visited the Oakridge Centre Auditorium for another Battle of T.N.G event. Not only did the event included exhibition battles of Vancouver dance crews versus Korean dance crews, Art of Movement crew from the states also battled throughout the night. There was also a special performance by Animation Crew. The numbers of dance […]

JayKin: No Time To Waste
JayKin: No Time To Waste

JayKin recently re-released his second solo released which was dropped back in 2006. The album has been requested by many and he has finally decided to drop it for his fans over at his blog. Read the whole story there and click here for the mixtape. Throughout the tracks of “No Time To Waste”, he […]

SEA MONSTR SUSHI

Did you ever crave for sushi at Gas Town? “SEA MONSTR SUSHI” is a brand new project by our friends from Sharks and Hammers. More details to be announced. Stay tuned! In the meanwhile, stay hungry till this mysterious monster gets released.

Event: Happy Ending Fridays CD Release Party
Event: Happy Ending Fridays CD Release Party

The justalilhype! Crew visted Fortune Sound Club for the Happy Ending Fridays CD Release Party. The mixed CD is put together by Hedspin, Marvel, Rico Uno, and Genie. We also got a chance to give out our newly made justalilhype! stickers. Thanks for everyone’s support throughout the night. After all, it was a happy ending […]

Event: Successive Breeds Art Show
Event: Successive Breeds Art Show

The justalilhype! Crew went to UBC to interview local artists Kalin Thompson and Jeff Burgess. It was also the night of the closing party of their show held at AMS Art Gallery within the UBC Student Union Building. Not only were guests allowed to draw on the wall, they got the chance to meet these […]

Stickers, Stickers, Stickers

After all the anticipated HYPE amongst various social networks in which the justalilhype! Crew embarks upon, also the constant mentioning about the production of promotional material and upcoming prizes, they are finally here! Keep an eye out for ways to win yourself some stickers by checking our blogs daily and following the whole justalilhype! Crew […]

Mental Wealth Commercial

New commercial from Mental Wealth… pretty cool stamp, I must say. [youtube width=”670″ height=”449″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bDidVQHIskU[/youtube]

Saint Patrick's Day
Saint Patrick's Day

On behalf of justalilhype!, We wish you a Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! Rob from Purple Orange Silver, also known as the founder of the Welcome to East Van Brand shared his latest design with us to celebrate this day. It’s a cool graphic because even if it’s not Saint Patrick’s Day, you can wear it to […]

Behind the Scenes with WhoUWith
Behind the Scenes with WhoUWith

The justalilhype! crew met up with Jonathan Tang, the founder behind an emerging local clothing brand . He talked to us about the challenges he went through with starting up the brand, the future direction on where the brand is heading and shared to us what influenced him to start off “WhoUWith”.

justalilhype! X SpongeBob SquarePants
justalilhype! X SpongeBob SquarePants

The justalilhype! Crew met up with the infamous sponge at the aquarium after watching his latest featured film: “SpongeBob SquarePants 4-D”, and caught up with him on a few questions. Not only did SpongeBob answer all our questions with great enthusiasm, he also co-signed his back and showed off his justalilhype! pride. Ay Ay Captain! Here’s […]

New GOLD

Looks like GOLD MMVIII is set to launch a new set – “Leopard”. This batch is set to launch sometime soon. Keep posted here for updates. [vimeo width=”670″ height=”449″]http://vimeo.com/10182974[/vimeo]

justalilhype! X Local604 Contest Winners
justalilhype! X Local604 Contest Winners

Thank you for all those that took part of the contest, keep on track with the blog for the next one.

Behind the Scenes with Mental Wealth
Behind the Scenes with Mental Wealth

The justalilhype! Crew has already started working on the next issue of the magazine. We met up with Benny and Asim from Mental Wealth at the Vancouver Public Library in Downtown for an interview and photo shoot for Issue 14. Stay tuned!

HYPE Felon Editorial Reflection
HYPE Felon Editorial Reflection

Along with every issue launch, we include an editorial that speaks on of our personal views on the street culture of Vancouver. This issue, we wrote about the scene through a pessimistic attitude and would like to hear your feedback on our critique. Please read the article here and leave your feed back below. The best comment written will receive a […]

THEY'RE HERE
THEY'RE HERE

Our newest buttons are here, supplied by Six Cent Press, and they sport our new revamped logo. These buttons are extremely limited, unlike the batches that we’ve had in the past. We are doing some fun stuff with our buttons so be on the lookout for cool things. For now, here’s a picture – there’s […]

Welcome to East Van
Welcome to East Van

Interview by Alan Ng & Jenkin Au Words by Michael Ma Photography by Christine Tang

justSKATE! Ben Chibber
justSKATE! Ben Chibber

Interview by Alan Ng & Jenkin Au Words by Kevin Williams Photography by Andy Fang

justART! Peter Taylor
justART! Peter Taylor

Interview by Alan Ng Words by Hasan Hamze Photography by Christine Tang

HYPE FELON
HYPE FELON

Words by Alan Ng Edited by Kevin Williams Photography by Jenkin Au