A big part of SI Ferry History was the shoeshine guys, here is a story about them – [Story taken from www.statenislandhistory.com] The Staten Island Ferry continues to hum across the jelly-like waters, back and forth. The engine’s reverberations still massage your feet. The smell of overcooked hot dogs still consumes the concession stand. And…Details
Kwue Molly has been on a serious street art mission over the past few years! Co-curating & working on murals at Coolin’ On Castleton in West Brighton, Wave Street in Stapleton & Ralph’s Italian Ices in Port Richmond, Kwue is very familiar with walls in Staten Island. However, his passion for story telling on walls…Details
Tiffany Nacke x Valentino Scaramella Photography Instagram: @TiffanyNacke – @ValentinoScaramellaPhotography Looking to fill availability in my upcoming travels. Can be booked as a model or photographer in any listed city. Feb 14-17 NYC/NJ** Feb 17-19 Philadelphia, PA** Feb 19-23 DC/MD/VA** Feb 24-26 Columbus, OH/Cincinnati, OH**Details
The above drum cap was autographed by The Legendary Roots Crew. Our good homie Shaun hooked it up for the shop! This is pretty awesome considering The Roots are the band we’ve seen live the MOST! From Radio City Music Hall, to Coachella, to The Roots Picnic in Philly, we had great experiences at all…Details
Heart health-conscious drinkers have been reaching for wine for years. But new research has found that beer may be even better for your ticker than wine. A study published in the Scandinavian Journal of Public Health Care discovered that women who drank beer once or twice a week had a 30 percent lower risk of heart…Details
Always nice to see our Staten Island homies participating in really cool & creative projects. This go around, Stapleton native Nani Castle links with Queens born DJ & Producer, Nire & Washington Heights representative Maluca to collaborate on HOPSCOTCH! This song has a dark, feel good vibe that will help you get over your ex…Details
Staten Island was home to an NFL team. Let that sink in for a bit. Among the more notable and strangest aspects of Stapleton’s history was the presence of the National Football League, which fielded a team known as the Staten Island Stapletons here from 1929 through 1932. The Stapes were a semi pro team…Details
The Historic Tappen Park Community Partnership (HTCP) will be launching its new initiative, Building Urban Innovative Youth through Leadership & Development Program, (B.U.I.L.D) on January 4, 2016. B.U.I.L.D. will be the first of its kind in Staten Island, and will provide a pathway for unemployed, low-income youth (between the ages of 18 -21) an opportunity…Details
It was lit over on Castleton Ave this past Saturday! There were some pretty neat performances by TRIBE GVNG & More… We’re updating this post with more pics. please check back again soon.
Disme Collection is a refined street wear brand designed in New York. Named after the original spelling of the American 10-cent coin “Dime,” the brand pays homage to tradition while advancing into the future. Le Disme “Le Disme” was the first elementary account of decimal fractions in Europe. It inspired Thomas Jefferson to propose a…Details
SIDESHOW KUTS PRESENTS FUNK THE BAR NYC Join us as we broadcast live to Sideshow Kuts supporters around the world as part of a 20+ country event all taking place the same weekend! The link to watch the streaming video will be posted closer to the event date. Venue -> Richmond Hooding Company 827 Castleton…Details
Anyone who has a 9-5 understands the early A.M. scuffle & hustle to get your life & essential items together. Metrocard, keys, wallet… Ohhh crap, you forgot your headphones! Now that you can’t jam out to your favorite Wu Tang mix on your morning commute, what do you do?… Gretchen Kittel decided to grab her Styrofoam…Details
It was fun playing this song/video really loud in the shop the day it dropped. The every time we played it, people came in the store dancing! Congrats to Nani Castle who is a #Stapleton #StatenIsland native, Nire & Maluca for creating dope music & visuals to accompany! BTW Have you listened to the Amethyst…Details
Team rider Tommy Gillette moved to Louisiana about a month ago. He continues to shred & represent Staten Island to the fullest. Brecs Skatepark, Lil Waynes Skatepark, and Pelican Park!