In this second episode Ed discusses skating with Jason Lee, his first sponsor and magazine ad with Circle A Skateboards, the lack of street skating videos, joining Schmitt Stix for a brief stint, moving forward with The New Deal and more. Listen in.
Thrasher Magazine hits the road with a new feature at their site called Traffic Talk. Lance Mountain takes shotgun for the premier episode and discusses classic skateparks, Neil Blender, BB gun accidents and much more.
Eric Koston sizes up a significantly over vert wall ride and yanks it off second try in this video commercial for his pro model Independent Forged Hollow trucks.
In the works for the past two years or so, the SK8FACE film which digs into the history and evolution of skateboard art and culture is nearing completion. Up to this point, SK8FACE founder and filmmaker Matt Bass’ creative efforts, travel and hours invested in this project have been self-funded. This next phase of this worthy project involves editing, motion graphics, photo and music licensing, mastering and more.
Head over to SK8FACE’s Kickstarter page where you can and pledge funds to the fundraising effort needed to complete this very insightful and important film. Have a look at the SK8FACE micro movie series as well!
Out at Tallinn, Estonia’s Simple Session 2014 this weekend, Greg Lutzka overcame an earlier collision (and a hospital visit) to put together some solid tricks to come home with a win. Have a look at the play by play hosted by Germany’s Dave Luther and USA’s very own Dave Duncan.
1. Greg Lutzka USA
2. Phil Zwijsen BEL
3. Kelvin Hoefler BRA
4. Aurelien Giraud FRA
5. Ryan Sheckler USA
6. Robin Bolian FRA