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    The Dark Roses

    TDR was founded by some graffiti artists and members of The New Nation back in 1984.
    In the early years a dedicated graffiti crew, but today more likely collaborative entrepreneurs of art: Contemporary artists and collectors, graphic and architectural designers, photographers, dj's, music and filmmakers.
    It all began with few working principles in mind: To questioning, to avoid and to ignore the common mainstream.

    By being a member of TDR means:
    To share the history of Hip Hop and to share the outlaw spirit by using one or several of the outlaw instruments as an expression of questioning the common policy of today.

    If TDR got any philosophy, then it's beyond nationality, socio economics, ethnicities, religions, colors, genders, eras, lies - also in politics, greed, ignorance, violence and peoples doings made by themselves or by order from another without responsibility.

    If you got any questions, a god idea, paint or ink to be tested, textile, a wall, or a festival etc. DO NOT HESITATE.
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    Members of The Dark Roses

    Aim 1, Avelon 31, Caze D. (Jungbient), Cobra, Crazy Cat, DoggieDoe (DOGGiE), Dwane, Dozo, Freeze, Fuse ✞, Goozer, Jeen, Jem, Leece, More, Motus (Onee), Nexr, Pearl, Pirat, Ruiz, Sece, Seeny, Side, Sonic (DJ Typhoon), Stich, Tone.

    DoggieStudio Photo, Motion, Audio Archive

    The studio is currently based in Copenhagen, Denmark and in Istanbul, Turkey. It was started by the artist-observer DoggieDoe, one of the pioneers of Danish Hip Hop back in the early 80’s.

    It all began in the 70’s with a Braun cassette recorder, a Zenith camera and a super 8mm film camera. It became a passion to observe and to catch the moment of life. Later on it became a collection - not only in the category of Hip Hop, but from places around the world - a split second of the life or death, and of the almost forgotten.








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    Members of The Dark Roses

    Aim 1, Avelon 31, Caze D. (Jungbient), Cobra, Crazy Cat, DoggieDoe (DOGGiE), Dwane, Dozo, Freeze, Fuse ✞, Goozer, Jeen, Jem, Leece, More, Motus (Onee), Nexr, Pearl, Pirat, Ruiz, Sece, Seeny, Side, Sonic (DJ Typhoon), Stich, Tone.

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    Radio Dub Mix from 1982

    Al Jones, radio Dj from Danish Radio and Television was one of the pioneers of the early 80’s, if not the pioneer. To introduce the citizen of Denmark to the world of Hip-Hop and rap music. "A kind of street music" many of his colleagues from the establishment denied to play, didn't understood or knew very little about.

    In the following years a handful of Scandinavian Dj's and rappers started to explore the break beats and made their own versions of mix and rap music. They became hardcore, but was little known to the wider audience. Inspired by very few, they were followed up by others, by whom it was transformed and civilized to a mixture-beats of pop. Today it's hard to imagine a day without those beats.

    01 Al Jones - Program Intro
    02 Al Jones - Shoot the Pop
    03 Al Jones - Captain Sky
    04 Al Jones - Sandy
    05 Al Jones - Lad Os Lave Noget Rap (limited)
    06 Al Jones - Captain Rock
    07 Al Jones - Brother Dee
    08 Al Jones - Melle Mel
    09 Al Jones - Africa Bambaata

    To be continued...

    Avelon 31

    History Takes It All...
    The Dark Roses
    Nørrebro, Cph DK 10. April 2014

    Avelon 31

    Cuban Logic...
    The Dark Roses
    Nørrebro, Cph DK 3. April 2014

    The Dark Roses United

    Made by Depicks and Nexr
    Svendborg Denmark April 2014

    Avelon 31

    The Hole...
    The Dark Roses
    Isla De Juventud, Cuba March 2014

    Jem

    The Dark Roses
    22. March 2014

    Nexr

    The Dark Roses
    March 2014

    Nexr

    The Dark Roses
    March 2014

    Nexr

    The Dark Roses
    March 2014

    The Dark Roses United

    • Mere, Jem and Avelon 31
      Denmark 27. January 2014

    Announcements

    Anders Reventlov
    Kutterne Letter
    Exhibition Galleri MJU
    Herning DK, 25. January - 13. February 2014

    The Dark Roses United

    • Nexr and Pheo
      Malmö, Sweden January 2014

    The Dark Roses United

    • Nexr and Paze
      Malmö, Sweden January 2014

    The Dark Roses United

    • Nexr and Paze
      Malmö, Sweden January 2014

    The Dark Roses United

    • Nexr and Paze
      Malmö, Sweden January 2014

    Avelon 31

    The Jemster...
    The Dark Roses
    Nørrebro DK, 19. January 2014

    The Dark Roses United

    • Jem, Goal and Kid
      Torshov Parken, Oslo, Norway 16. January 2014

    The Dark Roses United

    Acta est fabulae
    Made by Coal and Avelon 31
    Nørrbro CPH, DK, 5. January 2014

    Avelon 31

    Unkind...
    The Dark Roses
    Nørrebro DK, 29. December 2013

    Avelon 31

    Reditions...
    The Dark Roses
    Farum DK, 29. December 2013

    Nexr

    The Dark Roses United
    Sydhavn, December 2013

    The Dark Roses United

    • Jul 2013 Farvel Havn
      Copenhagen Sydhavn, December 2013

    Avelon 31

    Human...
    The Dark Roses
    27. December 2013

    The Dark Roses

    • Nexr, Jem and More
      Refshaleøen CPH. 17. November 2013

    TDR United

    Mere - Blow Crew, Rens - TAV Crew, and Jem
    TDR United, 25. October 2013

    Nexr

    The Dark Roses United
    Malmö, Sweden October 2013

    Jem

    The Dark Roses
    October 2013

    Avelon 31

    Significare vol. 2
    The Dark Roses
    19. October 2013

    Avelon 31

    The Dark Roses
    16. October 2013

    Avelon 31

    The Dark Roses
    15. October 2013

    Dirt One and Avelon 31

    TDR United
    19. October 2013

    The Dark Roses United

    • Paze and Nexr
      Malmö, Sweden October 2013

    The Dark Roses United

    • Money and Jem
      Denmark, October 2013

    Dirt One and Avelon 31

    TDR United
    Nørrebro Station, Copenhagen DK, 7. October 2013

    The Dark Roses United

    • Jem, Jaz, Abuse, Sport and Agurk
      Copenhagen DK, 1. October 2013

    Aim 1

    The Dark Roses
    Copenhagen, Sydhavn, 29. September 2013

    Avelon 31

    The Dark Roses
    28. September 2013

    The Dark Roses United

    • Rens and Jem
      Copenhagen DK, 24. September 2013

    The Dark Roses United

    • Jem, Ken and More
      Copenhagen DK, 18. September 2013

    Jem

    The Dark Roses
    22. September 2013

    TDR

    THE Crew
    16. September 2013

    Aim 1

    The Dark Roses
    Copenhagen Sydhavn, 14. September 2013

    Side

    The Dark Roses United
    Copenhagen Sydhavn, 9. September 2013

    Jem

    The Dark Roses United
    Copenhagen Sydhavn, 9. September 2013

    Aim 1

    The Dark Roses United
    Copenhagen Sydhavn, 9. September 2013

    The Dark Roses United

    • Smurf, Side, Date, Jem, Noiz and Aim 1
      Copenhagen Sydhavn, 9. September 2013

    Avelon 31

    The Dark Roses
    7. September 2013

    Aim 1

    The Dark Roses
    Copenhagen Sydhavn, 1. September 2013

    Jem

    The Dark Roses
    22. August 2013

    JEMONE

    The Dark Roses
    22. August 2013

    Jem

    The Dark Roses
    Roskilde, 19. August 2013

    Nexr

    The Dark Roses
    Folkets Park, Malmö, Sweden, August 2013

    Hero or Traitor?

    • GALORE Urban Art Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 2013.
      Mural made by Aim 1, Avelon 31, DoggieDoe, More, Motus and Nexr.
      The Dark Roses estimated in 1984.

    • Who to questionnaire or who to trust in matter of mass surveillance is for your own good?
      Who to seek, when someone cross your line of privacy, ethical matters of what is

    • right or wrong, and when the law and court systems no longer are an option ... your government?
      The "untouchable" institutions working in favor of the national security ...

    • ... the private enterprises ... the human right organizations ... the media ... or?

    Frank Grevil. Hero or Traitor?

    Who to decide Grevil: A Hero or Traitor of our time? Frank Grevil, a former Danish military intelligence officer who gave the press documents showing the lack of real evidence of mass destruction in Iraq. A statement still to this day the great majority prefers to ignore or to deny, and despite what the former Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen (now NATO Secretary General) told its citizen and the parliament before the invasion of Iraq.

    Frank Grevils reward: Four months in prison.

    Anders Koustrup Kærgaard. Hero or Traitor?

    Who to decide Kærgaard: A Hero or Traitor of our time? Anders K. Kærgaard, a former Danish military intelligence officer who gave the press a videotape showing the abuse of civilian prisoners in a Danish military operation. Operation Green Desert, Iraq 2004.

    Anders Koustrup Kærgaards reward: Six months daily fine.

    Bradley Manning. Hero or Traitor?

    Who to decide Manning: A Hero or Traitor of our time? Bradley Manning, a former US Army soldier who was convicted in July 2013 of violations of the Espionage Act and other offenses, after releasing the largest set of restricted documents ever leaked to the public.

    Bradley Manning's reward: 35 years in prison.

    "I am the type of person who likes to know how things work. And, as an analyst, this means I always want to figure out the truth. Unlike other analysts in my section or other sections within the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, I was not satisfied with just scratching the surface and producing canned or cookie cutter assessments. I wanted to know why something was the way it was, and what we could to correct or mitigate a situation."

    - Bradley Manning, March 2013.

    Edward Snowden. Hero or Traitor?

    Who to decide Snowden: A Hero or Traitor of our time? Edward Snowden, a former employee of CIA and NSA who was leaking details of several top-secret United States and British government mass surveillance programs to the press.

    Edward Snowdens reward: Temporary asylum in Russia.

    "I could not do this without accepting the risk of prison. You can't come up against the world's most powerful intelligence agencies and not accept the risk. If they want to get you, over time they will."

    - Edward Snowden, June 2013.

    Den Danske Tolk. Hero or Traitor?

    Who to decide Den Danske Tolk: A Hero or Traitor of our time? Den Danske Tolk, who (maybe) saw American military abuse of prisoners in the Camp of Kandahar, Afghanistan 2002-

    Den Danske Tolks reward: Unknown

    Daniel Ellsberg. Hero or Traitor?

    Who to decide Daniel Ellsberg: A Hero or Traitor of our time? A former government analyst, Ellsberg leaked the Pentagon Papers, a secret government history of the Vietnam War to the New York Times in 1971.

    Daniel Ellsbergs reward: A long trial and mistrial.

    "My father had a favorite line from the Bible, which I used to hear a great deal when I was a kid: "The truth shall make you free." And I hope that the truth that’s out now - it’s out in the press, it’s out in homes, where it should be, where voters can discuss it - it’s out of the safes, and there is no way, no way to get it back into the safes - I hope that truth will free of us this war. I hope that we will put this war behind us..."

    - Daniel Ellsberg, 1971.

    Your Identity Is Your Prison

    "Until they became conscious they will never rebel, and until after they have rebelled they cannot become conscious."

    - George Orwell, 1984.

    Motus

    The Dark Roses
    August 2013

    Motus

    Your Identity Is Your Prison - Hero or Traitor?
    TDR GALORE, August 2013

    Jem

    The Dark Roses United
    10. August 2013

    Nexr

    The Dark Roses
    August 2013

    Nexr

    The Dark Roses
    August 2013

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    Respect

    Tonni 2 Finger aka Spyo
    DoggieStudio Archive
    Tag on paper 2009

    Respect

    Tonni 2 Finger aka Spyo
    ÅNDEHUL and ENSOMT
    DoggieStudio Archive
    Copenhagen N. 2010

    Respect

    Tonni 2 Finger aka Spyo
    POLITI ER DUMT
    DoggieStudio Archive
    Copenhagen V. 2010