Long Beach ripper Nick Trapasso leaves the Toy Machine Bloodsucking Skateboard Company to start his own board brand. Check the post for what Ed Templeton and Nick had to say about it.
The Infamous Pink Motel gets shredded by Lance Mountain, Christian Hosoi, Mike McGill, Salba, Tom Remillard, Ben Raybourne & More. Plus the Cerebral Ballzy music video that the skating was featured in.
Former Slap editor and photographer, Lance Dawes concludes his Raiders of the Archives by digging up some classic ’80s decks and more.
The ATM Click has a new catalog they just released. Check out the goodies
Frank Gerwer and Julien Stranger whip around the streets of San Francisco in this Vans Off The Wall production of the Shore Break Baby series. These shows are some of the sickest little videos on the internet right now featuring the Antihero team with Andrew Allen coming up in the next episode.
Cliché and Redbull’s Joey Brezinski is So Rad that he went down to Pizzanista and made his own Burrito pizza. So if you’re ever in the LA downtown area, make sure to check out Salman Agah’s Pizzanista and grab a slice from a legendary street skater and all round awesome guy. I don’t think you’ll be able to make your own but it won’t hurt to ask.
Lance Dawes continues digging through old photographs and finds some great shots of young Sheckler, Bam, Dollin and more.
Finally, someone has re-issued some of the classic old school decks from the 80s like Vision’s Gonz and Gator decks. Selectsk8 has ton more. Check it out.
Gravis photo exhibition featuring Arto Saari, Javier Mendizabal, Mark Oblow, Ryan Allan, Mathias Fennetaux and they are premiering their short film “Antwerp” featuring Dylan Rieder and the rest of the Gravis team. Check the flyer for details
Tony Hawk’s newest pro Birdhouse teammate, Aaron “Jaws” Homoki, comes out swinging with his first pro part in Happy Medium 2. This kid has taken the gnar meter up a notch or two. From doing some of the biggest rails and gaps to doing some of the sickest lines at the skateparks (and out of them.) Watch this part and be prepared to have your eyes pop out.