NEWS & INSPIRATION

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~Arto’s Pool by Russell Houghten~

Written by on 8th April 2012 in Motion Picture, Product, Ride, Skate, Skateboarding with 0 Comments

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~Filter by Gravis by Russell Houghten~

Written by on 8th April 2012 in Motion Picture, Product, Ride, Skate, Skateboarding with 0 Comments

Dylan Rieder and Sammy Winter skating through the streets of Tokyo in the Filters by GravisFootwear.com
See more of my work at Russellhoughten.com
Music by The Cosmonauts – “Psychic Denim”

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~Dylan Rieder by Russell Houghten~

Written by on 7th April 2012 in fashion, Lifestyle, Motion Picture, Product, Ride, Skate, Skateboarding with 0 Comments

Dylan Rieder. Filmed and Edited by RussellHoughten.com. Additional filming by Greg Hunt, Cody Green and Colin Evans. Music by Dirt Dress – “Transmissions” myspace.com/dirtdress. RussellHoughten.tumblr.com/

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~Pre-Coachella Roof Top Pool Party ~

Written by on 6th April 2012 in Events, Lifestyle with 0 Comments

Pre-Coachella Roof Top Pool Party
When: APRIL 7, 2012
Where: The Standard DWNTWN LA
Morgan Pharoh (the man about town), Douglas Neill (photographer and renaissance man) and Jimmy Tran (the man with the eye for all things stylish) are producing and hosting a series of Rock & Roll Life Style Pool Parties throughout the spring and summer of 2012 at The Standard, Downtown LA. Their first installment is coming up this Saturday, April 7th, as they bring together like-minded, rad people throughout Southern California to celebrate the only Pre-Coachella roof top pool party in town.

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~Western Woman Post-67~

Written by on 6th April 2012 in Motorcycles, Western Women, Women with 0 Comments

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~LAKAI BRANDON BIEBEL ‘JUST KICKING IT’~

Written by on 4th April 2012 in Motion Picture, Product, Ride, Skate, Skateboarding with 0 Comments

Funny!!!

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~Suicidal Tendencies x ZacPac x Medicom Toy “Institutionalized” S”K”UM-kun Vinyl Toy~

Written by on 4th April 2012 in Art, Icon, Product, Ride with 0 Comments

Available on Saturday, April 7 is the all-new Medicom Toy exclusive “Institutionalized” S”K”UM-kun Vinyl Toy from ZacPac. This is the reverse colorway of the Japan exclusive “Pure Evil” edition which was a fan favorite when it was released in late February. The “Institutionalized” features a new scaled down version of the original Suicidal Tendencies New Era Hat with TS logo on the back. This run is limited to only 50 pieces and will retail for $110 USD.

Source: Vinyl Pulse

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~VANS SANTA MONICA STORE REOPENING~

Written by on 4th April 2012 in Events, fashion, Icon, Lifestyle, Product, Ride, Skate, Skateboarding with 0 Comments

If you haven’t been to the Vans Santa Monica store recently, you won’t recognize it. One of Vans’ earliest stores, the 4th and Broadway location dates back to the early 70s when a young Tony Alva, Stacy Peralta and Wes Humpston stopped by to get their first waffle soles. Join them this Sunday at 1 pm to meet three skateboard legends for autographs and Vans swag.
Vans Santa Monica
400 W. Broadway
Santa Monica, CA 90401
310-394-1413
The new Vans store carries a large selection of Vans favorites: Classics, the upscale California Collection, our surf footwear and a plenty of clothing for both the guys and girls all in a fresh, renovated space with a boutique feel that reflects Santa Monica’s skate/surf heritage.

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~Mini Top 5. Kenny Anderson’s top 5 things about being in The Doors’ “LA Woman” video.~

Written by on 4th April 2012 in Icon, Lifestyle, Motion Picture, Ride, Skate, Skateboarding with 0 Comments

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~ Greg Noll Full Length by Billabong USA~

Written by on 4th April 2012 in fashion, Motion Picture, Product, Ride, Surf with 0 Comments

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