1. For years, the world famous San Francisco skate spot Embarcadero has been wrongly referred to as “EMB.” In fact, EMB is the acronym for the locals that skated there. EMB stands for “Embarco’s Most Blunted.” Confuse the two again, and you’re getting a ‘bow to the head. 2. Furthermore, the locals called Embarcadero “Embarco,” […]
Check out our photo recap from the Los Angeles premiere of Pretty Sweet featuring Elijah Berle, Raven Tershy, Marc Johnson, Alex Olson and more from Jaime Owens and Aaron Smith.
1. In a preview of what was to come, three-year-old Brandon Margera wouldn’t stop running into walls and jumping off the furniture. His grandfather began calling him “Bam Bam.” This stuck until he was about seven, when he opted for the more grown-up-sounding “Bam.” 2. For the first four years that he skated, Bam was […]
Our contributing writer, Seb Carayol, tracked down Powell-Peralta, 101 and Chocolate alumni Gabriel Rodriguez to find out about his early sponsorship days, professional career and the life after. Times have been tough for Gabriel but he’s overcome some demons and is trying to stay on the right path, so we’re proud to give you the Gabriel Rodriguez interview.
Extras from the article in the current issue. Habitat went down to Medellin, Colombia with Silas Baxter-Neal, Mark Suciu, and Brian Delatorre.
Words: Dave Carnie, Sean Cliver, Chris Nieratko, Jeff Tremaine and Brian Peech 1. When Earl Parker was editor of Big Brother in the early 1990s, he lived on the floor of the World Industries skatepark. Since he was so poor, he was kind of at the mercy of whatever anyone would give him. “Every morning […]
Here is Mehring’s second installment of travel highlights from Skateboarder Magazine trips. Please enjoy.
Expedition One team goes Straight To The Internet with Spencer Hamilton, Ryan Gallant, Chany Jeanguenin, Kenny Hoyle, Chris Brunner, Pierce Brunner, Kelly Hart, Nick Tucker, Richard Angelides and more.
Emerica had a little get together at the Bakerboys Training Facility for Bryan Herman’s new shoe, the G6. A bunch of homies came out to celebrate Bryan and to get educated about the shoe from Emerica’s shoe designer. Click through to check out some photos from the night.
Many are asking why Skateboarder Magazine is shutting down. This video gives a small explanation as to why.
The second of two posts of LA pics by Jonathan Mehring. This week features Jerry Hsu, Jason Dill, AVE, Nakel Smith, and more.
Here’s our exclusive Memory Screened video of Tony Hawk talking about his favorite pro model boards as a bonus to his page in the latest issue of the Aug/Sept Skateboarder Magazine out now.