In San Juan, Philippines. Photo by Gurm, Courtesy of Apok
"Showdown Crew is exactly what it is – a showdown. A political fight, a personal fight, a fight against oneself, a fight against the norm, a fight against ideas. And in the creation of this conflict, thinking is sparked. To quote Mao Zedong; nothing is so bad that no good comes out of it. Pseudonyms, images and egos are all part of the bigger picture."