Old School Hip Hop Flyers [Phase 2 & Buddy Esquire]

Before Computers were used to produce intricate designs to promote Hip Hop gigs Graffiti artists like Phase II spent countless hour working on intricate hand drawn designs. There’s a great website “Party Flyers” that’s worth checking out if you’re interested in seeing more like the one’s below.

(Quote and the flyers featured are taken from the Party Flyers website )

“Most of the Old School Party Flyers were Designed By Buddy Esquire and Phase 2. Phase 2 was a real big Aerosol Artist who wrote on allot of the NYC Trains who also did a majority of the Party Flyers back then. Buddy Esquire was a regular Artist who did allot of party flyers as well”


2 thoughts on “Old School Hip Hop Flyers [Phase 2 & Buddy Esquire]

  1. Keep this in mind for those who sleep on or front on the true story of the culture: If not for PHASE 2 the Hip Hop flyer trend and main style everyone’s mimicked from then to now wouldn’t exist. He is definitely the daddy of the style and the daddy of anyone’s style that resembles it!!

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