Skateboarding Is Not A Fashion
The way apparel has been worn and created by skateboarders over the past 50 years has had a tremendous impact on popular culture at large. Telling the inside story of skate couture in the words of those who lived it, Skateboarding Is Not A Fashion features original commentary from designers, company founders, and pro skateboarders who have defined skateboarding’s look for entire generations. Order Skateboarding Is Not A Fashion on Amazon.
Made For Skate
Made for Skate tells the story of skateboard footwear as seen through the eyes of those who lived it. Along with the classics by companies such as Vans, Airwalk, Etnies, and Duffs it features hard-to-find and one-of-a-kind shoes that emerged throughout almost five decades of skate history. Skate personalities we meet include Stacy Peralta, Lance Mountain, Tony Hawk, Rodney Mullen, Steve Caballero, Natas Kaupas, Don Brown, Paul Rodriguez, Chad Muska, Mike Vallely, Adrian Lopez, Mark Gonzales, Tim Gavin, and many more. Order Made For Skate on Amazon.
CNCPTS in Boston ranges among the most influential stores/brands in sneaker culture. Feature interview with CNCPTS creative director Deon Point for SNEAKERS Magazine. Read full story here.
Always pushing the boundaries in skateboard filmmaking, Ty Evans has made his mark over the years with marquee titles such as Modus Operandi, Fully Flared, and Pretty Sweet. On the eve of the release of his ambitious feature film We Are Blood, I had the chance to interview Ty about his inspirations for Complex. Read full story here.
Shane Baum X Mark Mothersbaugh
Both are heavyweights in their own respective worlds and require no introduction. When Shane Baum and Mark Mothersbaugh got together to co-design a new eyewear collection, I had the opportunity to get the inside scoop for SPECTR magazine. Read full story here.
Skateboarding in the 2020 Olympics
The addition of skateboarding to the roster of official Olympic disciplines has caused quite some controversy. For Boardsport SOURCE magazine, I talked to industry insiders about the pros and cons of skateboarding making its premiere at the 2020 Tokyo Games. Read full story here.
Kevin Long is one of the most stylish and interesting skateboarders of his generation. Feature interview for SPECTACLE, the magazine published in Los Angeles by Garrett Leight California Optical. Read full story here.