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!
Brandon Westgate discusses growing up in New England, getting on 5Boro Skateboards, turning pro for Zoo York, leaving Emerica after 12 years, his cranberry farm, quitting drinking, filming for the Element “Peace” Video, his New Balance pro shoe 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!
Lance Mountain discusses growing up in Alhambra CA, contests, turning pro for Variflex, getting on Powell-Peralta, Neil Blender, Stacy Peralta, offers from Steve Rocco, starting his own company The Firm, getting on Flip Skateboards, filming for Extremely Sorry, designing the Stussy x Nike collab shoe and much more!
Andy Macdonald discusses growing up in New England, first time he landed a 540 at a demo, working at Woodward to save enough money to get to California, babysitting for Chris Miller, skating doubles with Tony Hawk, being the first skater with a drink sponsor and getting backlash for it, having his own brand Positiv through Powell, skating for Airwalk over 20 years, riding for Patagonia, Red Vines, Cliff Bar, movietickets.com and Amazon, why the yellow helmet, adult pogo sticks, developing the first skater cross, meeting Bill Clinton and speaking at the White House and much more!
We discuss our favorite Nine Club moments of 2018, Sammy Baptista & Dave Chami Go Fund Me, the new Skater XL video game, Wade DesArmo’s “Grand Collection” Part, Making a Skate Video, WKND – The Tru Mon Show, Anton Myhrvold’s “Globe” Part, Fancy Lad’s “Trampoline Jump” Video, Antonio Durao “GROETY”, BS with TG : Jeremy Fish, Blake Carpenter lands on pigeon, RIDE THE TAO: etnies China Tour, callers tell us their favorite skateboarding moments from 2018, we give our Mount Rushmore skaters of 2018 and much more!
Dan Plunkett discusses growing up in Buffalo NY, moving to Atlanta, getting on Traffic Skateboards, staying with Ricky Oyola, getting on Skate Mental, having to call Ricky Oyola to quit Traffic, Keith Hufnagel cold calling him to ride for Huf, skating for Levi’s 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!
GX1000’s “Roll Up” Video, Sierra Fellers – Bones Wheels, D3 designer Brian Reid calls out Under Armour & Dave Mayhew over A$AP Rocky Collab, Adidas Skateboarding /// Shen City Peaks, Thank You Skateboards Promo Video, Volcom’s “GTXX – DOWN SOUTH IN HELL” Video, Huf Worldwide Presents // HUF 002, Zion Wright’s “Jupiter Rising” Real Part, T-Funk & Zach Allen “Baker” Part, Supreme “Blessed”, Urban Outfitters now sells skateboards, Apple ear pods 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!