Teresa and Jules at ABDC Taping

Teresa Espinosa and Lady Jules were at the taping of America’s Best Dance Crew Season 4 last night.  Pacific Rim Video caught them workin’ it with Vogue Evolution, early favorites of Lady Jules and Rino. It’s a busy August for The Beat Freaks.  Don’t miss Monsters of Hip Hop tonight and tomorrow, which will also … Continue reading

ABDC Does Michael Jackson

Here’s another great video by @RhodaBoat of MJ-inspired dances on America’s Best Dance Crew, including performances from the Jabbawockeez, Kaba Modern, Break Sk8, and of course, The Beat Freaks.  Season 4 of America’s Best Dance Crew starts tonight. The Michael Jackson Official Store continues to release new merchandise, including this Michael Jackson Thriller Shoulder Bag:

Beat Freaks Freak The Globe

The Beat Freaks have been busy traveling all over, from East Coast to West Coast to the Pacific Islands and back.  On June 13th, they take another trip to the East Coast for World of Dance, New York.  Just like its West Coast counterpart, World of Dance will include dance competitions, independent streetwear vendors, as … Continue reading

Beat Freaks: Jersey Numbers

From the first time I saw The Beat Freaks wear their basketball jerseys in Lakers colors on ABDC, I wanted one of those.  Who knew they’d be using them to perform at a Lakers conference finals halftime show.  This past weekend at Team Millenia Dance Center, I had a chance to ask them the meaning … Continue reading

Beat Freaks & Acrylick Spread The Message

Acrylick describes in their blog that they share the same message as The Beat Freaks, which is the love of art and the determination to make a positive change.  Created in 2002 by Van Truong and Michael Valenzuela, Acrylick is a Los Angeles-based clothing company that strives to make fashion with a positive message.  Each … Continue reading

Week 2: Beat Freaks Webbie ‘Independent’

In ABDC’s week 2 fit test challenge, The Beat Freaks demonstrate their superhero strength by side planking all over Webbie’s “Independent.”  They definitely hit the groove of the song with their signature Beat Freak musicality.  How would you define musicality?  I think of it as when you can see in the movements how the music … Continue reading

Beat Freaks Are Most Official

On a hot summer day in 2004, Leah McSweeney sat on a Spring Street stoop in New York City.  That is where she first conceived of Married To The MOB,  a progressive and rebellious women’s streetwear  label.  M.O.B. stands for “Most Official Bitches,” a tribute to Leah’s NYC crew of girls that never failed to … Continue reading

Maryss and Rino on Cerbae Blog

Cerbae blog  highlights Rino and Maryss wearing Mens Power Moves Jeans, Color Me Badd T-shirt, Street Lightning Crew Neck and Abstract Hoodie.

Week 1: Din Daa Daa – Nike Hooded Jacket

What a way to start off America’s Best Dance Crew Season 3 with the Sudden Death Challenge Din Daa Daa performance.  Who knew you could remove your hood with such attitude?  The Nike Shiny Print Women’s Windrunner jacket can be found at the nike store here, but it seems there aren’t many left.

Robo Sunglasses

When I heard the Beat Freaks were performing to Katy Perry’s “Hot N Cold” for the Battle of the Sexes challenge, I was a little worried.  No offense to Katy Perry, but how were they going to pull off a dope routine without coming off too bubblegum poppy?  I mean, Quest Crew is assigned Chris … Continue reading