Toby and his band H2O has put in so much work over the years with the punk rock scene, the straight edge lifestyle, PMA lifestyle, and with his non profit One Life One Chance program, he officially makes a positive difference with the kids at schools everywhere. Kids these days need way more role models like this man. I love this video and the intro from Michael Rapaport is great.
Thanks Toby Morse and the rest of H2O for promoting respect, honor, positive living, and friendship, all these years. Nothing but Respect Toby, Im honored to call you friend. PMA all day brother.
LYD- original crew.
During this trip to California I put a little tattoo on CM Punk in our friend Toby’s office up in Los Angeles. CM Punk was the last member of the LYD- Crew (our crew started in NYC last year after the 6 of us went to see “Into the Abyss” one night, I personally didnt love the movie, but I love the message we took from it ) to get his tat. The circle is now complete.
Our #LYD- Crew = Seth aka Goon, Myself, Toby, CM Punk, Jere, and Jake #PMA #OLOC
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I met John Forte through a close mutual friend Aly, they grew up in the same part of Brooklyn New York together. Aly brought John in the Wooster Street Social Club tattoo shop in Soho a few months back, for me to do a tattoo on John’s forearm. We became friends from that point on.
John is very well known for co writing and producing several songs on the Fugees 1996 multi platinum Grammy winning album “The Score”. Then John went on to form Refugee Camp All Stars with Pras in 1997. And then embarked on a solo career in 1998.
John then ran into some serious legal problems that put him behind bars for about 7 years. Since then John has been playing, writing, and traveling the world doing and planing big things. Smarter now then ever with more experience and a clearer vision of success John is a force to be reckoned with. Its a honor to call him friend and I thank Aly for introducing us. “We will make it work”
Check out his newest video, shot here in NYC “Drift on”
What is Reven…”REVEN was created by two friends from different backgrounds with one common goal – Step off of the trail and create a new path. At REVEN we believe in the process, the action of doing. Whether you’re creating a masterpiece or destroying barriers, it’s the process of achieving what you set out to do that matters. Stay Ready. Seek Truth. Press On.“My brother Brian Talbert is one of these “friends”. So this company is very close to home for me. So I wear REVEN with pride and respect. (His partner is pretty awesome also to say the least) Ive been so happy to see our friends all over the place supporting. With involvement and support from people like Rampage Jackson , Chris Garver , WellFED and CJ Wilson they cant lose. “Built on friendship” Now Go get some gear for yourself or for a christmas gift…Use my name “Luke” for a “discount code” on their site Reven100
My Friend Toby from H2O giving me a PMA (acronym for positive mental attitude; an emotional state of wellbeing) tattoo. This photo is great, but stay tuned and Im gonna post a short timelaps video of it going down asap. thanks Toby it means a lot homie. LYD Crew.
The very beautiful Australian Iggy Azalea..Iggy’s debut album set to come in 2012. we will be waiting.
follow her on twitter here > Iggy’s Twitter
#Throwback photo. from like 2003 maybe 2004. “New No Limit” Master P
I ended up tattooing P’s brother Silkk the shocker, and a bunch of the crew that night in a warehouse in downtown LA. Master P was filming a couple videos that day. It was cool tattooing on set.
Everyday is different and no two are alike and today was full of fun tattoos and nice appreciative people. The end of the day was extra special, I got to tattoo a real nice couple from Amsterdam one of them being Ben Saunders “The Voice of Holland” and his lady Soraya. He is a real class guy and an amazing singer. I plan on seeing them again in Amsterdam for Hanky Panky’s Museum opening on November 5th. 2011
I had the pleasure and honor of tattoo a rock legend today Dave Gahan… he was such a cool guy. I didn’t know who he was at first…but I knew I liked the guy because he was a real nice and thats all that matters to me…Also he had been tattooed by my friends in LA at Spotlight Tattoo in the past, which was really cool as it is always special to share the same canvas as your peers…Depeche Mode !
Thanks for coming in Dave. much respect.