DC presented a seven-night run of Dinosaur Jr shows at The Bowery Ballroom in New York City to celebrate 30 years since the release of their debut album, “Dinosaur”. The band performed their debut album in its entirety each night followed by a set of songs from across their catalog, with very special guests sitting in each night including Henry Rollins, Kurt Vile, Kim Gordon and Eugene Mirman. Peep the video recapping some of the best moments of this live show.
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The DC global team puts it down in Latin America. Featuring Wes Kremer, Cyril Jackson, Chris Cole, Mikey Taylor, Evan Smith, and more via The Berrics.
DC Shoes has introduced a new collaboration with Ben Davis. Founded by its namesake in 1935, Ben Davis has a rich history of workwear and manufacturing in San Francisco, California. With its own rich history of design in California and influence in street and skateboarding culture, DC is proud to partner with the Ben Davis clothing line for a Fall 2015 footwear and apparel capsule featuring Ben Davis’ iconic smiling gorilla branding and plenty tough workwear aesthetic.
Wes Kremer, Madars Apse, Mikey Taylor, Evan Smith, and part of the EU skate team including Josef Scott and Thaynan Costa are in Europe for the Special Delivery tour which will kicked off last week. This European tour will take the guys to some of the most influential cities and skate spots across seven countries and includes demo sessions as well as product wear testing for attendees.
“Heaven” is the career defining photo narrative as chronicled by renowned photographer Dennis McGrath. The rise and fall of infamous pro skateboarder Lennie Kirk has become the stuff of legend in the skate community and for the first time ever his story is being revealed through the lens of photographer Dennis McGrath in a limited collaboration with DC Shoes.
Hopefully by now you’ve seen footage from Thrasher Magazines recent Session in the Abyss II event which was held at the DC x Monster vert ramp this past weekend. If not, have a look right here. Yup, vert skating is far from dead.
That said, Monster Energy has announced that they’ve brought teen phenom Tom Schaar on board with their skate team as he gains momentum with age, size, and abilities in the vert realm. Indeed, the future of vert and bowlriding is gaining steam.