“The notion that skateboarding needs a critic is, of course, absurd. Skateboarding speaks for itself, and doesn’t need a commentator. With Instagram, however, when we post skateboarding clips, we are, even if subconsciously, looking for feedback, or approval.”
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Review: Serious Sam Barrett at the Tandem Cafe, Meanwood
As a musician who lovingly imbues the conventions of country and folk with Yorkshire-based nuance, The Tandem Café in Meanwood is perhaps the most fitting venue for a Serious Sam Barrett gig…
Catching Up with Casper Brooker
“I broke up with my girlfriend right in the middle of that part and that affected it a little bit. Which is basically what happened with my ‘Vase’ part too…”
The Top 10 Best of ‘All White Everything’
“It’s a brave look that few have pulled off because so few have had the courage to try. While in more recent times it’s become a staple of Team Handsome, its made some of the most eye catching tricks caught on film that much more appealing. Doing a trick is a great accomplishment but doing one in all white can escalate a seemingly average photo into an iconic ranking.”
‘cherry’ a film by William Strobeck for Supreme New York
“After the trailer for cherry I was pleasantly stoked that this video could be something special. As release drew even closer I found myself in a similar situation to the hypebeasts I had once mocked and as anticipation grew my main thought was that in similar style to their exclusively elusive products, it would probably get something like a £90 floppy disk release…”
Review of ‘Albion’ by Ryan Grey, Kevin Parrot and Morph. Featured in Sidewalk Magazine Issue 211.
Zero Skateboards – ‘Cold War’
Review of Zero Skateboard’s ‘Cold War.’ Featured in Sidewalk Magazine Issue 207.
Nike SB Chronicles Volume 2
Review of Nike SB’s ‘The SB Chronicles Volume 2.’ Featured in Sidewalk Magazine Issue 207.
Stefan Janoski Interview – Sidewalk Mag Product Guide 2013
Stefan Janoski discusses the popularity of, and influences behind, the Nike SB Janoski.
Ryan Sheckler Interview – Sidewalk Mag Product Guide 2013
Ryan Sheckler talks about the design process behind the etnies Marana.