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LRG Artist Driven – “CRAOLA” | Video

As part of its ongoing “Artist Driven” series, Lifted Research Group (LRG) presents a video profile of Greg Simkins, aka CRAOLA. He was born in Torrance, California, in 1975, to a household that included a menagerie of animals, stylized versions of which now appear regularly in his … READ MORE

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LRG Artist Driven – “For NEKST” | Video

Even several months after he passed away (around Christmas last year), graffiti writers around the world are paying respect to the hardcore writer with a tribute piece in their respective cities. Though his identity and the reason for his passing remain undisclosed, he was best known in … READ MORE

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LRG – Fall 2012 Collection Lookbook – “Life Colors” | Featuring Waka Flocka

A year after the untimely death of its Co-Founder/Creative Director Jonas Bevacqua, LRG (Lifted Research Group) is forging ahead to Fall 2012 with a new collection of designs. Billed as “Life Colors”, its a more philosophical approach to the usual LRG creative process. Stemmed from LRG’s core … READ MORE

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LRG x Beat Junkies – For The Record Documentary Trailer | Video

The World Famous Beat Junkies started back in 1992 by J Rocc, where the Californian crew challenged and changed the landscape of turntablism and DJing forever. Beat Junkies went on to pursue success by working with artists and groups such as Jurassic 5, Cypress Hill, Dilated Peoples, … READ MORE

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LRG Summer 2012 Collection | Delivery 3

LRG drops its third delivery of the Summer 2012 collection, made up of menswear basics that will get you through the dog days of summer in style. Vivid colors and patterns are a strong theme, taking the form of the striped 47 Ward Polo, plaid short-sleeve Hampton … READ MORE

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LRG Artist Driven – Asia Tour: Hong Kong | Video

As part of a two part series, LRG Artist Driven team members Pose, Vizie, and Steel headed east to find inspiration and share their passion for graffiti with local writers. The first part of the journey took them to Bangkok, Thailand’s capital city, and this second part … READ MORE

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LRG Summer 2012 Collection | Delivery 1

LRG’s unofficial tagline for their Summer 2012 collection is “Beast out!” What better way to live up to that rallying cry than to assemble a poolside party with LRG team rider Tommy Sandoval, hip hop duo the Cool Kids and the hard partying cast from Comedy Central’s … READ MORE

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LRG Artist Driven: F@ck The Buff – Creativity Is King | Video

What’s the “buff?” It’s the brown roller paint that’s used to cover up graffiti. It’s the suppression of color and expression, the drowning out of a distinct voice with a monotonous drone. “F**k the Buff/Creativity Is King” is the latest video in LRG’s Artist Driven series, featuring … READ MORE

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LRG – “Letting The Kids Play” | Video

A new promotional video from LRG (or Lifted Research Group) directed by Daniel Duarte and Kyle Camarillo, highlights the importance of play to keep your inner child going. The clip stars Elan Watson, Karl Watson, Alex Brenes and Chico Brenes, and depicts two friendly rivals engaged in … READ MORE

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NRML x LRG Letterman Jacket

Canada’s NRML will enjoy its 15th anniversary in 2012, and to celebrate, the streetwear retailer has gotten together with LRG on an exclusive limited edition Letterman Jacket. Crafted from heavyweight black wool, the garment features snap-button closure, warm quilted lining and contrast striped ribbing at the cuff … READ MORE

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LRG Artist Driven: Los Salvajes In Puerto Rico | Video

Visit any travel site about vacationing in Puerto Rico and you’ll encounter warnings about La Perla, a small seaside neighborhood in historic Old San Juan. A barrio notorious for its poverty and high crime rate, La Perla is just the kind of setting photojournalist KC Ortiz prefers … READ MORE