For two days in October 2014 some of the best skateboarders from East and West were connected to share their passion on the top of the world at Helsinki Airport. This first-ever skate session was hosted by Arto Saari and his world-class crew.
Read about our new MC contributor Zach Baker’s first time visiting Montreal this past weekend, where he had a really, really great time skating incredible spots with incredible people.
WATCH: IN OUR NATURE
Taking skateboarding out of it’s typical context and taking it to a Tetanus minefield. This rusty as hell ramp sets the perfect backdrop for destruction, loud music and of course, fire.
SIDE STREETS: DOLAN STEARNS
In my opinion Dolan Stearns is doing some of the most outrages shit on a skateboard. He’s going about it in a completely different perspective, which is really interesting to watch, and is jaw dropping when you realize how dangerous some of the tricks are he pulls off.
HUF Visit Treasure Island
The HUF crew recently partnered up with Treasure Island Music Festival where a collision of molly-fiending 20 year olds, true hippies, trannies, photographers and all other walks of life came out to enjoy the SF sun.
RYAN SHECKLER X MC ON ESPN
We featured Ryan Sheckler in issue 43 of the magazine, and made a short film of the shoot in NYC. Today, ESPN has released an extended edit of the film. Check it out here.
CHROME BALL INTERVIEW’S JASON DILL
The Chrome Ball Incident has an hour long audio interview with Jason Dill. He openly discusses the topics of Alien Workshop, New World Order (the 90s skate company not the conspiracy theory), post cards, Chloe Sevigny, Fucking Awesome (FA) newest edition Gino Iannucci and his latest creation Hockey.
Corona Journey 16: Sri Lanka by Morgan Maassen
For Corona Journey #16, photographer Morgan Maassen looks back at the Team Average trip to Sri Lanka and how it unfolded from his point of view. Want to see the full photo series? Head on over to Corona Extra Australia
The Print Aint Dead Zine Review: A Place In The Sun
Print is alive and kicking, and anyone who disagrees should have seen the turn out at The Printed Matter Art Book Fair held at PS1 on the weekend. The attendance numbers were in the high millions, and they all came to checkout the 300,000 metric tons of artists’ books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals, zines, and antiquarian publications–not…
ANYTHING BUT: EPISODE TWO
Welcome to the viewing party for Arnette’s second episode of Anything But, featuring pro skater Mark Appleyard. Each episode profiles an Arnette team rider finding passion in anything but their known profession.
WATCH: KR3W RIGHTS REFUSED WITH ERIC DRESSEN
Eric Dressen has been skateboarding for longer than most of you have been alive. Through influences within skateboarding he started drawing and has worked his way to become an internationally renowned tattoo artist.
WATCH: CHRIS JOSLIN WELCOME TO ETNIES
“Chris Joslin is one of the most talented, consistent skateboarders on the planet! His heart and his drive to skate are unmatched. Get ready world!” – Ryan Sheckler
WATCH: BROTHERS IN AMERICA
“The Canadians are coming… Fuck yeah. Awesome!!“ We said when Briggs rang to tell us that he and his “Brothers” where on their way to L.A.
VOLCOM’S TRUE TO THIS: CUSHIONY DIMENSION
Volcom delves into the lucid minds of Kurt Vile, Travis Millard, Gemma O’Brien, Dane Burman, Bryan Iguchi and Ryan Burch in chapter 2 of True To This. Kurt also performs an exclusive live track of “Gold Tone”.
ADIDAS ORIGINALS X PALACE
Adidas Orrrriginals and Palace Skateboards have just dropped an apparel line and this strangely amusing clip. I don’t know who this guy is but I want to drink beer with him. “Hey super computer, does this hat look super cool?”
CONVERSE X POLAR
Converse have teamed up with Polar Skate Co. to launch a CONS CTAS Pro sneaker in both hi-top and ox silhouettes, and this incredibly inspiring clip. Drop everything grab your buddies and hit the streets
KELTON WOODBURN: THE HAWAIIANS
There are twelve letters in the alphabet. There are rainbows on the license plates. There is no place surrounded by as much water as the Hawaiian islands, yet somehow they produce some of the rawest skate talent I’ve witnessed through my viewfinder.
Cons Project: Filming Skate Videos
Converse CONS Project are offering filmers the chance to learn from some of the best skate film makers of all time with workshops at New York, Los Angeles, Boston, and Toronto in October.
PASS~PORT IN NZ
Pass~Port have released a video of their travels around the picturesque country of New Zealand. Shot on mini DV, super 8 and 16mm it’s as visually pleasing as Josh Pall’s outfits. It also features infamous bubblerboy Callum Paul, Dean Palmer, Juan Onekawa, Willy Brown, Geoff Campbell, Trent Evans and selfie boy Cameron Sparkes. NZ from…
SAMMY WINTER JOINS HUF
Congratulations Sammy Winter! Hot on the heels of their Craig Anderson announcement, HUF have just delivered the news that they have welcomed Sammy Winter to their team. Cheers to the newest recruit.