Loveletters to Skateboarding

Jeff Grosso’s Loveletters To Skateboarding: Old Skate Mags Part 1

YouTube Preview ImageBefore cell phones, the internet and skate videos, magazines reigned supreme. In this episode Grosso examines the birth of skateboarding in old skate mags from the 1970’s with some of the pioneers who were there, including Steve Olson, Chris Strople, Bill Sharp, John Lucero and Lee Ralph.

Loveletters to Skateboarding: Unleashed the East- Part 2

YouTube Preview ImageJeff Grosso sits down with Jerry Hsu to talk about skating, parents, his culture, rad Asian skaters and much more.

Loveletters To Skateboarding: Unleashed The East Part 1

YouTube Preview ImageFrom Shogo Kubo and Tom Inouye to Lester Kasai and Christian Hosoi and many others. This one goes out to Asian skaters. This is part one of two, check it out!

Love Letters To Skateboarding: All Hail Cardiel Pt. 2

YouTube Preview ImageJeff Grosso’s Loveletters To Skateboarding carries on with part two of his audio/visual homage to John Cardiel in this stoke-filled piece from Vans.

Loveletters Season 8: All Hail Cardiel – Part 1

YouTube Preview Image Jeff Grosso is back with Loveletters Season 8 and kicks it off with a grip of inspirational video footage of John Cardiel. Sit back and take in this information and visuals of Cards for your brain and eyeballs. This is as raw and real as skateboarding gets.

Jeff Grosso’s Loveletters to Skateboarding: Skate Rock

YouTube Preview ImageThis lengthy, but important “Skate Rock” episode of Loveletters is a mini documentary about the origins and the relationship between skateboarders and the music they listen to and create. Key instigators, originators and skaters interviewed in this piece include” Mofo, Brian Brannon, Glen E. Friedman, Jeff Ament, Tommy Guerrero, Chuck Treece, Steve Caballero, Henry Rollins and others. This is the stuff that matters.

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