On December 31st we received the sad news (from his wife and now widow) that the great rapper MF DOOM had passed away in October. Because we are huge fans of his work, his music, and the impact he has made in the skate scene, we’ll take a look at MF Doom, his life, and his prolific career. So long, Captain, you’ll be missed!!
We know that most of the time the words “school” and “skateboarding” don’t seem to go hand in hand but, in Japan, things are done a little differently. Vantan Design High School is a Japanese institution specializing in the education of youngsters with a special interest in the creative field. You will find all the info you need about their “Skate & Design” course (that we all want to sign up for).
While we were all celebrating at home, the guys from Illegal Civilization uploaded a Christmas present for us to their YouTube channel. With Davonte Jolly behind the lens, we can witness another big demonstration of these young fellas' skills before 2020 finally ends.
Ed Templeton hailing from Huntington Beach, CA, is a multi-faceted professional skateboarder with many talents. In the last 3 decades, he hasn’t stopped taking photographs, designing decks, painting, printing zines, and of course, skating. Today, we're going to look at where he gets all the energy to do all the things he has done in a single lifetime.
This dude is a secret underground legend from the 90s. Before the Jackass crew, Simon Woodstock was the goofy antihero that invented new ways to ride on anything and show crowds his talent. This is the story of a star we haven’t forgotten and you shouldn’t either.