Check out the full extended Joey Pepper interview from our “Men At Work” feature in the Feb/Mar issue of Skateboarder. Joey talks about all the lessons he’s learned the hard way through his professional career and how he manages to stay focused now.
Last night Nike opened their doors to their new Sixth and Mill private skatepark as well as launched Paul Rodriguez’s new shoe “P-Rod VI”. The party was put together fantastically by Nike and it’s affiliates with a maze, Nike history, photos, video, free food and drinks and a show by Killer Mike. Check out the photos from the event.
This week’s Mehring’s Bearings is dedicated to Van Wastell. RIP. These photos are from a Krooked tour in 2004 to France and Spain. The crew was Mark Gonzalez, Dan Drehobl, Bobby Worrest, and Van. Some have been published, some haven’t.
2013 Vans Pool Party Photos: Hosoi, Grosso, Peters, Fletcher, McGill and more.
The “occasional” Film Blog starts up again.
We went and checked out Foundation’s video premiere of WTF and got some video reactions from the likes of Corey Duffel, Sierra Fellers, Dakota Servold, Elijah Berle and more.
Check out this Raiders of the Archives part 3 of 4 with Jacob Rosenberg, director of the newly released “Waiting For Lightning” documentary about Danny Way. Jacob is also known for helping film legendary skate videos like Plan B’s “Questionable” “Virtual Reality” & “Second Hand Smoke” to name a few. We raided his storage unit and dug up some gems for your viewing pleasure. Check back next Friday for part 4 of 4.
After months of preparation, Atlas Skateboard Store is open for business! After the closings of DLXSM and Environment skate shop, longtime Bay Area skaters Mike Manidis and Ryen Motzek saw a need for shop that would service and nuture the skate scene of San Mateo and they have answered that call. The new shop is […]
1. Memory from making A Happy Medium: Staying up all night and skating till the sun rises. 2. Fred Gall experience: Following him around in a casino 3. ’09 Video Part: Grant Taylor in the Nike video 4. Song from a skate video: The Proclaimers: “I Would Walk 500 Miles”["I'm Gonna Be"] in Dying to […]
Destructo’s got some of Arto’s photos up on their site.
Ryan Spencer is sick as fuck. He stopped by the office with the rest of the Superbrand crew and busted out on our shitty park with this Warm Up line.
Skateboarder Magazine goes and digs through Dave Bergthold’s garage in part 2 of his Raiders of the Archives while he unearths tons of classic decks and artwork from his early years of heading up Blockhead and Invisible skateboards. Legendary Jeremy Wray even makes a cameo. Make sure to check back next Friday for part 3 of 4.