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Happy Birthday to Us!

May 10th, 2011 by Larry

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We enjoyed having the borrowed truss structure for our booth at Style X so much that we decided to buy ourselves one for our 2nd birthday as a brand. Having this booth will allow us the flexibility to set up a 10′ x 10′ x 10′ space or a 15′ x 5′ x 10′ space; both will allow us to showcase our gear in a professional way. Hooray!

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Open Arms: Benefit for Suicide Prevention

May 6th, 2011 by Larry

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We hope to see you out supporting this great cause on the evening of Saturday, May 7th at The Basement.

Open Arms is the first and only charity series focusing on bring top notch local talent together to make change. The benefit has been put together to raise funds for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (ATL).

We’ve donated a few goods from our recent collections to be raffled off to attendees. If you haven’t been to a show at The Basement yet, you’re really missing out. The venue is really nice. Special shout out to Ryan for having the heart to put this event together.

Pertinent information:

Open Arms 2 (in memory of Zach Bishop)

MUSIC, RAFFLES, PRIZES & MORE!

Open Arms is an event series focused on bringing the local music community to engage with making a positive impact on their direct community. All artists, people, and companies involved have been gracious enough to donate their talents, efforts, and products to help raise money for local charities. Prizes for the event have been donated by: We Are the Process, The Porter, Helmet Hairworx, Genki Sushi, Atlanta Dubstep, Cafe Circa, Trillitary ATL + more TBA.

Lineup:
HEROES + VILLAINS
(Heavy + Haute Mess + The Overthrow)

D:RC vs. SORTED featuring ARMANNI REIGN // *drum and bass set*

TRILLITARY

VARIANT (Athens)

CHRIS GRASS

+ special guests

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Jordan Phase 23 Hoops Joe Johnson “Home” & “Away” PE

May 4th, 2011 by Larry

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I’m a huge fan of Air Jordan sneakers, but usually my fandom is limited to retro models that MJ actually wore on court or signature models such as the CP3.IV. That being said, I tend to ignore many Team Jordan models. Once in awhile however, Jordan Brand releases a shoe that catches my attention; and that’s exactly what they did this week with the release of the Jordan Phase 23 Hoops Joe Johnson PE‘s. Perhaps I’m all ears because they have something to do with my beloved Atlanta Hawks? Perhaps, it’s because the heel strap that reminds me of the Air Jordan IV (one of my favorites)? Or maybe it’s because the forefoot strap reminds me of Nike Air Trainers from the Bo Jackson days? More likely than not, it’s a combination of all 3 of these reasons.

This is a shoe that I can see myself wearing at Philips Arena while cheering on our Hawks. Truth be told, Joe Johnson is a quieter player and doesn’t get any national shine. So it’s difficult as an Atlanta Hawks fan to want to wear a Melo shoe or DWade shoe (they are our rivals). It’s awesome to see that Jordan Brand is releasing something I can truly back 100%.

Supposedly Joe Johnson will be wearing these in the 2nd round of the playoffs, but I didn’t see them on his feet during Game 1 in Chicago. Perhaps we’ll see them tonight!

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