Mick Fanning has won again, beating out Taj, John John and Slater to ring the Bell at the Bells Beach leg of the ASP world tour.
South American Cholo
South American Cholo, directed by Phuong-Cac Nguyen, examines São Paulo’s cultura chicana. Icons like Los Angeles’ Estevan Oriol, Duel, Alemão, Luiz Gordo, Mariana de Paula Martins and Leandro Vinicius Pimenta Cabellos make appearances to discuss the world of cars, bikes, tattoos, religion and style, and its relation to East LA. Alemao, Photo by Cia de…
Finer Side proudly presents Formations, a short film featuring full parts from Oliver West and Todd Baker. Support underground skateboarding.
Dane’s Dirty Dozen by Mini
Along with this weekend’s opening show at Kingswell in Los Feliz, the Acid Drop Collective has produced a short 8mm film shot by Danny Montoya and Rob Gonzalez. The film documents the creative process of Steffan Attardo’s artwork and features Jose Pereyra as he skates through the streets of Long Beach and Los Angeles on…
Nirvana with Kim Gordon
Here’s Kim Gordon singing Aneurysm with Nirvana. She falls down.
Whether you’re sitting around drinking, or trying to get stoked to skate, I’ve found these 5 videos entertaining and somewhat inspirational. Take them as you will, I know I have.
Coming Up For Air
Finisterre, a UK-based, “cold-water surf company” orchestrated a pretty epic depiction of one the most uncomfortable conditions to surf in: arctic-cold water.
Leica’s ‘Let Us Roam’ with Arto Saari
Leica‘s new series, Let Us Roam features iconic figures in skateboarding including Greg Hunt, Arto Saari, Ray Barbee and Atiba Jefferson. It focuses on how skateboarding is a gateway drug into other creative fields and ways of expression. Episode 2 discusses Arto’s transition from skateboarding to photography.
Brian Jonestown Massacre Tambourine Man Debuts Video
Joel Gion of The Brian Jonestown Massacre’s maraca- and tambourine-man fame has finally shot off on his own and is pursuing a solo career. Here’s a rad new video the outfit just put out.
Knost and Ford, Panama
Alex Knost and Ford Archbold surf a fun, closeout beach break in Bocas Del Toro, Panama. This wave looks way better than it actually is. It breaks like 5 feet from the sand in super shallow water. Do not be fooled, Bocas Del Toro is a super cool and really beautiful place, but the waves…
Surprise Nirvana Show in BK Last Night
After their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the performance at Barclays, Nirvana members Dave Grohl, Krist Noveselic and Pat Smear joined Joan Jett, J. Mascis, Annie Clark, Kim Gordon and John McCaaluey at Greenpoint’s St. Vitus bar for a secret show. The audience maybe met 100 people. Here are a couple…
D’BLANC available now
Italian-made D’BLANC sunglasses available now in store and online. Film by Jason Lee Parry featuring Kel Markey, Derrick Disney, Taylor Dunfee and Troy Elmore with music by Thee Oh Sees.
KREW Killers with Nick Zizzo
This is the first in a series of new skate films from KREW.
SLABER NACKLE – ALEX GREY
Alex Gray having his way with an array of deep dark caverns. That is all. Edit: Mike Nulty
New LA-based skate brand WKND just launched their spanking-new website flush with home videos from around California.
What Daryl Angel Did Today
What does Daryl Angel do each day? Does he play basketball? Does he steal fruit? Does he make necklaces out of macaroni and give them to the homeless? The answer in each case is no. So what does he do each day? Does he write Frasier fan fiction? Does he furiously masturbate to a photo…
From the Same
A narrated short by Riley Blakeway featuring Warren Smith and his perspective on creativity – Shot over one week in and around Warren’s warehouse in downtown Los Angeles.