The Sesh: Carlsbad Skatepark

Zack Dowdy filmed and edited this lastest clip for ‘The Sesh’ series at The Skateboard Mag site. Check out Dolan Stearns, Mason Merlino & Sean Conover making their way through the newly opened Carlsbad Skatepark.

Mike Vallely to Sing with Black Flag

Mike ValleyThe eminent punk rock band Black Flag has always had a strong connection to skateboarding. Rolling Stone has just published an article which puts Mike Vallely into the frontman position as their fifth singer for the group. Read the details of how it all came to be and what is in the works.

Phil Zwijsen’s Time Chase


This video piece featuring Belgium’s Phil Zwijsen in the streets across Europe is not to be missed. The creative direction, skating, filming, editing, and animation bits all ad up to six and a half minutes of epicness.

A behind-the-scenes interview with creators Paul Labadie and Vincent Guillermin is worth a visit too.

Chad Tim Tim Joins Silver Trucks Team

YouTube Preview ImageLong Beach’s very own Chad Tim Tim has joined Silver Trucks team roster with this action clip.

Rolling Through the Shadows: Ed Templeton

Ed TempletonMark Whiteley, skateboarder and Leica photographer, has delivered the next installment of his interview series “Rolling Through the Shadows” on the Leica Blog with Ed Templeton. This series takes a closer look at the seemingly unlikely collision of skateboarding and M photography from the perspective of the skaters and photographers themselves.

New Independent Website & Spring 2014 Catalog

Independent Truck Co.Independent Trucks just launched a new website along with their new spring catalog. The new website features original content videos, product features, team list, plus a new social media feed and “Built to Grind” blog.

Check out the new season of trucks, clothing, and accessories including new Reynolds American Made Hollows and new all black forged Titanium trucks. Also check out the American Made clothing group; 100% sourced and manufactured in the USA.