Term used to describe any sellout from the various urban subcultures, such as skateboarding
music, but especially from the graffiti artist community.
Broader use can indicate a rich fake
of any sort trying to be ghetto
or otherwise cool
Namesake of Mark Ecko, former NYC graffiti artist who faked the tagging
of Air Force One in widely-distributed online video hoax.
See also: Fraud
See also: Poseur
Speaker #1: Man, Jonesy just got hired to decorate some poof
's studio loft with tag
Speaker #2: Fucking Mark Ecko.