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August 19, 2018

It's been just about 3 weeks since the Spirit of Hip Hop once again flowed through the small city of Banska Bystrica, in Slovakia.  Just about 3 weeks since Breakers, Hip Hop culture heads, Poppers, Hip Hop freestyle dancers, DJs, hosts, judges, rappers, breaking fans...

April 1, 2017

I believe... 

I believe in honesty, but the type of honesty no one wants to actually hear.  You're not being truly honest if you don't piss people off every now and then.

I believe in fairy tales, but anyone who knows anything about fairy tales knows that there are just...

March 27, 2017

'A good BBOY or BGIRL does not become tense but ready, not thinking yet not dreaming. Ready for whatever may come. When the MUSIC expands, I EXPAND. When it contracts, I CONTRACT. And, when THAT BEAT IS ABOUT TO HIT, I do not hit - MY BODY hits all by itself.'

Soun...

March 3, 2017

No one starts in the same place, or is triggered by the same reasons. For some people it's something traumatic, or dramatic, that opens their eyes and makes them want more than what they see.  For others it's an experience, a place, a book, a person, an introdu...

February 7, 2017

Undisputed, what can I say…

Yes, I was there standing in the cold waiting for the doors to open.  Yes, I was there trying to see the battles, but barely could.  Yes, I was there wondering if things could have been better on the Saturday?   But, I was also there on the F...

January 21, 2017

There's a Tribe of people out there, my tribe! It's made up of Dreamers, Chasers, Artists and Adventurers. Those truly pursuing a lifestyle filled with Growth, Spirituality, Travel, the Warrior's Way, Dance, Art, Music, Creation, Self knowledge, Health, Wisdom and Free...

January 20, 2017

MANNY'S CORNER is my new Blog on the experience and vibe of being a part of the Hip Hop culture and dance scene.  I’ll be writing about what it means to be a dancer on the scene, travelling the world, competing, jamming, partying, ways to improve your dance, suggestion...