Our good friend and awesome filmer, Ricki Bedenbaugh took a gnarly slam this past January while bombing a hill with the Redbull team and fractured his skull in multiple places. Ricki is doing better now and back on the streets but check out this interview and find out all about the gruesome details of his brush with death.
Jaime Owens brings you underground ripper Yaje Popson this week for his Owens Photo blog post with the intro page “Don’t Be Fooled” that the photo was used for originally in 2011.
Skateboarder Magazine contributor Seb Carayol got an exclusive interview with Jimbo Phillips about the recent controversy where fashion designer Jeremy Scott ripped off some classic Santa Cruz graphics done by Jimbo and his dad Jim. Look inside to see what Jimbo has to say about the situation.
People always get Ako and Atiba Jefferson confused, so back in 2001 Aaron Meza talked Ako into pretending to be Atiba by setting up a photo shoot and it turned into this page in the magazine “Will The Real Atiba Jefferson Please Stand Up” for this week’s Total Recall.
Our friends over at Jenkem mag have a cool interview with Ty Evans discussing the making of Pretty Sweet. Check it out. It’s a good read.
Jaime Owens digs up some stills of Chris Haslam’s Either-Or page in Skateboarder from 2004. Check out the photos and a classic Haslam video part.
Check out Josh Harmony, James Hardy and Jon Dickson cruising around downtown LA and Long Beach for some Night Crawler sessions for Fallen Footwear.
Our friend, Clemens Dyckmans does some gnarly shoe reviews. Check out this one for the Emerica Herman G6.
Here’s a parody of the “God Made A Cowboy” commercial from the Super Bowl. Metro Skate shop kills it with this “God Made A Skateboarder” version.
Check out 5 minutes plus of raw Mark Suciu compilation footage to start your week off with.