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See "AFROMATIONS" the collection by artist Elliot Looney. Spiritual wisdom from the ancestors is passed down through tales and stories collected in the consciousness of artists and musicians.

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JLoon

Fresh Vibes from Jordan Looney. Check out these two new signles before their official drop.

  • Jordan Looney - "Fresh 2 Death" 2023
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    Jordan Looney - "Fresh 2 Death" 2023

    $1.50 Regular price $2.00

  • Jordan Looney - "Let It Vibe" 2023
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    Jordan Looney - "Let It Vibe" 2023

    $1.50 Regular price $2.00

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    • Hi-Vis

      By Elliot Looney

      Vests, jackets and hats once classified as a "working class" uniform have recently transcended "blue collar" and found a home in contemporary streetwear.  In a sea of all black textiles, tech clothes and high-end materials; Hi-Vis bucks those trends. Comfortably seated in...

    • The intersection of Hip Hop, Jazz, and Art - Jordan Looney

      By Elliot Looney

      I’ve been absorbing hip hop in all its forms for over two decades. My grandfather was a Jazz pianist, my mom a poet and a jazz singer and my dad was a congo player and percussionist. Some of my strongest...

    • Heard about this; Snapchat 523?

      By Elliot Looney

      Jordan did it again!  The Z1 Production Lab has begun it's collaboration with Snapchat! Check this out: https://523.snap.com/en-US/about Basically, this partnership will highlight the work of the Z1 for the coming year with a focus on black content. What does that...

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