Marc McKee discusses growing up in Marin County CA, going to art school at UCLA, meeting Steve Rocco, working for World Industries in the early 90s, creating classic board graphics, his involvement with Big Brother magazine, how he created Flameboy, Wet Willy and the Devil man graphics, World Industries being sold for 43 million dollars, cease and desist letters and much more on the latest episode of The Nine Club.
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Spike Jonze discusses growing up on the East Coast, how shooting BMX lead him into skateboarding, starting “Dirt” magazine with Andy Jenkins, moving to LA, filming his first video for World Industries “Rubbish Heap”, what it was like filming Blind “Video Days”, how he got into making music videos for bands like Sonic Youth, The Beastie Boys, The Pharcyde, Weezer and so many more, starting Girl Skateboards with Rick Howard, Mike Carroll & Megan Baltimore, Winning an Academy Award for his movie “Her” starring Joaquin Phoenix, car trouble in SF filming “Goldfish”, Blowing shit up for the Lakai video “Fully Flared” and much more!
Aaron “Jaws” Homoki discusses growing up in growing up in Phoenix AZ, Tony Hawk calling him to skate for Birdhouse, what he thinks a do-able height is for a gap, Turning Pro for Birdhouse, how skating the Lyon 25 went down, skating for Weedmaps, getting on CCS, what almost went down on El Toro and much more on the latest episode of The Nine Club with Chris Roberts.
Ty Evans discusses growing up in Simi Vally area, getting his fist VHS camera, working on his first video Silver, leaving Planet Earth & Rhythm to work for Transworld, making the switch from Transworld to Girl/Lakai, the behind the scenes & the struggles of making skate films, Fully Flared, We Are Blood, maxing out his Amex card to make his new film “The Flat Earth” and much more on the latest episode of The Nine Club with Chris Roberts.
Having read through the comments section after every Nine Club episode, Beagle’s name seems to have been the most requested to appear as a guest. It looks like they were finally able to get him to the set to talk about growing up in Huntington Beach CA, getting his first VX, Murdy The Dawg, filming the Baker dudes, switching from standard def to high def, hijinx, The Baker 4 video and more. This is a good one, tune in ASAP.
The show that has skateboarders talking – This week Jovontae Turner discusses growing up in San Francisco, Jason Lee & Mark Gonzales calling him to ride for Blind, quitting Blind to ride for Planet Earth, only skating 3 days a week his whole career, getting on World Industries, skating EMB, selling product on tour, riding for Girl Skateboards, why he quit skating, his Girl X Tae reissue capsule and much more…