Ricki Bedenbaugh discusses growing up in Memphis, moving to Florida, skating with Kris Markovich, picking up his first video camera, free styling with Blink 182, the Duffs video “Wonder Years”, working for Giant Distribution, 411 Video Magazine and On Video, making The New Deal video “7 Year Glitch”, working on Element videos, getting hired by Etnies, filming for Stance Socks, working for Fox Motocross and much more!
Victoria Taylor (Skate Moss) stops by to talk about skating and her Grizzly collection. We also discuss Build Wallies Not Walls, Control Room Sovereign Sect Part 3 Ep. 1 “Silas Baxter Neal”, Brandon Westgate’s NB Numeric “Bog Town” Part, Zero | United Nations, Brent Atchley Otherness, *LEAKED* BRUTE SF Video, Converse CONS Louie Lopez Pro Shoe, Berrics Canteen Nine Club x Es shoe giveaway and much more!
We discuss Numbers Edition 5 / Kyron Davis, SkateMoss X Grizzly collection, Nike SB | Double Technical, HOCKEY – Daytona Tijuana Ventura, Jamie Foy’s “Field” Part, Supreme “Blessed”, Tyshawn SOTY, BATB finals, Volcom’s Road Rager “Larry vs the Kid” Video and much more!
Ryan Gallant discusses growing up in Boston, Kenny Anderson getting him on Planet Earth, filming for the Coliseum video “PJ Ladd’s wonderful horrible life”, turning pro for Expedition, leaving Expedition for the rebirth of Plan B, filming his “First Love” Transworld part, getting let go from DC Shoes, quitting Plan B, recently going through ankle surgery, doing his own thing Visit and much more!
Bryan Herman discusses growing up in Hesperia CA, getting flowed by World Industries, the Baker team watching his sponsor me tape at ASR, staying with Andrew Reynolds, going on his fist tour, filming for the Emerica video “This is Skateboarding”, staying at the Emerica Mansion, filming for Baker 3, breaking his leg in half, his investment in Saint Archer, parting ways with Emerica, being apart of HRS, Villager, the Desert Mamba Crew and much more!
Adrian Lopez discusses growing up in Southern California, his first sponsor Entity Skateboards, meeting Jamie Thomas, wanting to get on Toy Machine, filming for the first Zero video “Thrill Of It All”, turning pro for Zero, quitting Adio to ride for Circa Footwear, filming Jamie Thomas, switching from Zero to Mystery Skateboards, starting his own brands Looser Machine & Dark Seas and much more!
Spencer Hamilton discusses growing up in Ottawa Canada, meeting Wade Desarmo when he was 7 years old, his first shop sponsor, flying down to Southern California to skate with the Expedition guys, moving to Vancouver, getting on Supra, turning pro for Expedition, dealing with chronic lower back pain and inflammation, yoga, Monsanto, quitting Expedition, his new Supra pro model shoe, Grand Collection, filming a new VX part and much more!
Joe “JoeFace” Monteleone drops by to talk about making the new Transworld video “Duets”. We also discuss Corey Duffel’s “Homeboy” Part, Stephen Lawyer’s “FAMO” Part, Glory Push, Tiago Lemos Welcomed to Primitive, Karsten Kleppan’s “Just Karsten’s” Part, Santa Cruz “Til The End” vol.2, Danny Hamaguchi’s “Welcome to Visual”, Panda Patrol – Episode #6 – Enzo and much more!
Chris Ray discusses growing up in Northern California, trying to get sponsored, getting into filming, meeting Ty Evans and getting hired to help film the Lakai video “Fully Flared”, making four Transworld videos, winning X-games gold for Mike Mo’s real street part, getting hired by DC Shoes, filming Robbie Maddison riding a wave on a motorcycle, being a GoPro ambassador, working on film projects outside of skateboarding and much more!
Johnny Schillereff discusses growing up overseas and the east coast, getting kicked out of his house in high school, first getting sponsored by Alva, going to college while being homeless, skating for New Deal, meeting a young Bam and his dad at Woodward, founding Element Skateboards, moving out to California, designing the 411 Video Magazine logo, how On Video came about, how he’s kept Element relevant for 26 years, the new Element “Peace” video and much more!
Don “Nuge” Nguyen discusses growing up in Oklahoma, the first person to ollie El Toro, riding for Hollywood Skateboards, staying at Kris Markovich’s house, trashing his house in the Foundation video “Cataclysmic Abyss”, bombing one of the steepest streets in America, Andrew Reynolds calling him to ride for Baker Skateboards, saving the day after the brakes went out on a Skate Rock tour in South Africa, playing bass in two bands, his company Volume 4, filming for Baker 4 and much more!
Sam Smyth discusses growing up in San Francisco CA, spending every day at EMB, team manager for Experience Skateboards, Cream Skateboards & Profile Skateboards, James Kelch dismissing people from EMB, living with Mike Carroll, moving to Los Angeles, team manager for Girl & Chocolate for the last 19 years, the new Girl video “Doll”, Mikemo blowing the surprise of Malto turning pro, how EMB started becoming a bust and much more!