Ian Michna discusses growing up in New York, moving to Austria and started skating when he was 10, moving back to New York, starting Jenkem Magazine, the Jereme Rogers interview that put Jenkem on the map, what Jenkem actually means, getting their first advertisers for the mag, how the “Street League On Acid” piece came about, what it takes to run an online magazine, how they got Kayne West to try to ollie and much more!
Nestor Judkins discusses growing up in Los Gatos CA, getting on NC Boardshop, skating with the Tilt Mode crew, getting on Santa Cruz Skateboards, leaving Santa Cruz for Enjoi, traveling to India for a Skateboarder Mag trip, his Transworld part in “Not Another Transworld Video”, playing a young Stan Smith in adidas’ “Legend Of Stan Smith”, filming for the Enjoi video “Oververt”, photography, his new part being leaked to Porn Hub and much more.
We discuss Habitat – “Connector Line”, Out There: Danny Dicola, Red Bull Skateboarding Presents: YOU GOOD?, Tommy Fynn on Plan B, Thierry Gormit’s “Fellas” Part, Jack O’Grady’s “Kitsch” Part, Nike SB | Adrian Del Campo Pro for Skate Mental, DC Shoes: Lefty – Yours for the taking, Chris “Cookie” Colbourn’s “Element Pro” Part and much more! Also, picking 3 winners for last weeks raffle of the Joey Brezinski box including a Visual Board, Andale Bearings, Crupie wheels and more! This weeks raffle is 3 pairs of Emerica shoes of your choice, an Emerica shirt and socks!
Dakota Servold discusses growing up in Phoenix Arizona, getting on Toy Machine flow, skating for Dekline Footwear until it went out of business, turning pro for Foundation Skateboards, living with Leo Romero, getting sober, his new slip on colorway for Emerica, going on tours with Mike Sinclair, filming for a new Emerica Video and much more!
Axel Cruysberghs discusses growing up in Poperinge Belgium, speaking 4 languages, entering contests in Europe, getting on Etnies, skating for Volcom, winning Damn Am, moving to California, turning Am for Toy Machine on King Of The Road, leaving New Balance for Vans, turning pro for Toy Machine on the Huntington pier, filming for Toy Machine’s “Programming Injection” video and much more!
Collin Provost discusses growing up in Huntington Beach CA, riding for Element, Ed Templeton asking him to skate for Toy Machine, how he got the nickname the provider, getting on Volcom, sharing a part with Grant Taylor, 3 pro shoes on Emerica, filming for his new Toy Machine part “Programming Injection” and much more!
Nasty Neckface discusses growing up in Northern California, how he got into graffiti, how he came up with the name Nasty Neckface, moving to New York, his first art show at age 18, Mark Gonzalez asking him to do a board graphic for him, turning down $70,000 when he was broke, going to jail for the first time, when and why he decided to show his identity, lighting Spanky on fire, getting the cover of Thrasher Magazine, collaborations with companies, getting his drivers license at 35 years old, investing in the bar Black, doing graphics for Baker Skateboards, filming for Baker 4, working on his Halloween event Necktober Fest and much more!
Shawn Hale discusses growing up in Joplin Missouri, moving to California and renting a couch, getting on Birdhouse, living with Mikemo and Vince Capaldi, trying the loop, filming for the Birdhouse video “Saturdays”, turning pro, removing a tattoo with salt, eating healthy to heal injury’s, filming his part in the Birdhouse video “Beautiful Mutants”, skating with Felipe Nunes, developing his orthopedic shoe company Avos Shoes (http://www.avoshoes.com) and much more!
Jordan Hoffart discusses growing up in Maple Ridge Canada, entering Tampa Am, riding for Sixteen Skateboards, getting on Powell, acting in commercials and movies, baking Jessica Biel a pie, being the first rider on Bones Wheels, filming for the Powell video “Fun”, tailsliding Staples Center Hubba, riding for Stereo Skateboards, filming for his Berrics part, battling a laser flip on ETN “Face Melters”, how he started Black Plague Brewing and much more!
Mason Silva discusses growing up in Manhattan Beach CA, getting sponsored by Element at 13 years old, Am Scramble, getting on Nike SB, finding out he was turning pro by a skateshop posting his board on Instagram, filming for Element’s “Peace” video, winning The Skateboard Mag’s “Years Best Am’, King Of The Road antics, why he decided to leave Element, filming for an upcoming Nike SB part, what’s his plans for the future and much more!
Bob Burnquist discusses growing up in São Paulo Brazil, turning pro for Urgh Skateboards at age 14, going to San Fransisco and getting on Real then Anti Hero, skating in the X-Games, leaving Anti Hero for The Firm, filming for “Menikmati”, getting Rodrigo TX on the Firm and Es Footwear, trying to loop the Mt. Baldy full pipe, how the mega ramp came to be, Filming for Flip’s “Extremely Sorry”, winning 14 X-Games gold medals in 22 years, doing the loop switch with no roof, his Dreamland backyard park, skating into the Grand Canyon, his companies Burnkit and Farmaleaf, Retiring from the X-Games and much more!
Jeron Wilson and Daniel Castillo are sitting in we discuss Loveletters Season 10: Geoff Rowley, ‘Where Are We Going?!” Volcom Skate Team in New York City, Old Friends “Novia” video, John Dilo’s “Welcome to Almost” Part, Zumiez Best Foot Forward, FaceTime with Louie Barletta, picking a winner for last weeks raffle of the GoPro’s Hero 7 Black Edition with accessories, this weeks raffle is Old Friends workout/rehab bundle!