News From March 2008

Toy Machine Random: Keegan watching Family Guy

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Posted March 31st, 2008 by Yes. Very very...

Toy Machine How did I spend my Saturday you wonder?

Image Description Here I rode my bicycle down to the beach with Deanna and we checked out some paintball tournament that was going on. The people there were a menagerie of weirdness. The paintball kids wear these outrageous outfits like these. There were signs everywhere signifying epic dorkdom. Image Description Here I found myself at the forefront of the weed train somehow, legalize that shit, I still won't touch it. Could it be Logan has passed the torch to 'Kevin Kincade'? Three things to scope out and plan ahead for: #1, the Fallen Trailer featuring Josh Harmony, Billy Marks, and Matt Bennett, among others. #2, plan ahead for the Lurk-Fest premiere at Active in Rancho Cucamonga. And #3, The Burnout Blog has some Josh Harmony coverage.
Posted March 31st, 2008 by these days pass us by...

Toy Machine Anatomy of a skate demo...

Image Description Here >>>Photo Key<<< The Butcher flies through the air, punctuating a scene filled with irony and delight. It's Sunday. So many things to see and do. ----And to do in the Future as well...
Posted March 30th, 2008 by Trying to judo kick that photographer in the face

Toy Machine Diego the Butcher, Always on an Adventure

Image Description Here When he is not schralping the 'crete he is out shooting photos of beautiful subjects like the Lledia River, or his wife Mabel, and wishing he was here.
Posted March 29th, 2008 by Doesn't suck to be Diego these days

Toy Machine More Than A House, A Home

Image Description Here Nick got a new place with homies Monte and the ever hyphy JJ. Matt B. rolled by and got excited but eventually calmed down to take in an epic yarn spun by Pasqual. Hijinx. --------------Don't forget to attend the Lurk-fest Premiere and signing...
Posted March 29th, 2008 by Splitting Hairs

Dekline Black Tide Rockin' Dekline

Black Tide played on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night and they were rockin' their Dekline kicks.  Nice!!

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Black Tide on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Posted March 28th, 2008 by Emily

Toy Machine On the Up and Up

Image Description Here Matt B. got out and back-tailed his way to the store yesterday. Grif sparked the sesh with 50-50's to kick-flips Here's another angle (of the dangle). Our little friend Andrew looked like a monster. --------------Scope this out Jacky--O...
Posted March 28th, 2008 by Love Is Not a Victory March

Toy Machine Ed gets choked-out by hairless Grif...

Image Description Here Photo Key: Some time a while back. Sucks my bros didn't help me out. Image Description Here Johnny says, 'This lady would have helped you, man.'
Posted March 28th, 2008 by Photos by B. Gasoway + J-Lay

Toy Machine Kevin calls out, HARK!!!! Who goes there?

Image Description Here It's a life of video taping young rippled adonis's like Harmony, just back from Vietnam of all places. Image Description Here Josh taps an ollie over the hip in the LBC with an array of fans in the background. Josh has lots of fans in Long Beach.
Posted March 27th, 2008 by So Much Drama in the LBC (and RS's life...)

Toy Machine Chase at my door...

Image Description Here This is Chase, a skater neighbor of mine. He comes by no less than 5 times a day asking me to go skate with him. Usually I am too busy working on Toy Machine to go shred his quarter-pipe.
Posted March 27th, 2008 by Oh to have nothing at all to do like the young...

Tum Yeto Skate Rock Tour

Image Description Here Featuring TumYeto riders Nick Trapasso and Angel Ramirez. TENTATIVE DATES 5/1/2008 - Las Vegas,NV 5/2/2008 - San Pedro,CA 5/3/2008 - Madera,CA 5/4/2008 - Sacramento,CA 5/7/2008 - Redding,CA 5/9/2008 - Medford,OR 5/10/2008 - Portland,OR 5/11/2008 - Seattle,WA
Posted March 27th, 2008

Pig Wheels GarethStehr.com

Image Description Here Gareth Stehr is cranking away at GarethStehr.com. Heres a photo I stole from there of Pig Wheels rider Richie Jackson.
Posted March 27th, 2008

Foundation Sierra returns

Image Description Here Sierra just returned from South America yesterday. Check out the Circa site for all the photo updates you could ever imagine.
Posted March 26th, 2008

Toy Machine Summer Time is Getting Closer

Image Description Here Spring Break is just a taste. 3rd place? We need more pawns working at the mags... See some commentary about the Toy Machine Welcome to Hell slam section...
Posted March 26th, 2008 by Screaming during slams, so hot

Toy Machine 'Bros, can you help me fix my AC?'

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Posted March 26th, 2008 by Miley Cyrus would do it too, but with mullet

Pig Wheels Introducing...

Image Description Here Introducing Mr. John Lupfer to the Pig Wheels family. Check out his team page for more info. clip 1 clip 2
Posted March 26th, 2008

Dekline Melcher on Fuel TV Tonight!

Tonight @ 6:00pm P.S.T, Patrick Melcher and Markku Koski will appear on Fuel TV's The Daily Habit.

Don't miss it!

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Patrick Melcher on Fuel TV
Posted March 25th, 2008 by Emily

Toy Machine Kicking Rocks

Image Description Here Crashed with the Vans crew, while Kincaide lined up another masterpiece, much to Johnny's delight. Don't forget the ever epic Rvca blog to see what the Harm is up to.
Posted March 25th, 2008 by Cold as a Library

Toy Machine Most Suspect Flow Rider

Image Description Here While in Arizona Grant wasinspired by the desert culture and got his first belly jewel. Yikes.
Posted March 24th, 2008 by First Ughs Now This?

Toy Machine Old Hands At This

Image Description Here Hit up Pedro again, where Matt kept trying to tie his shoe and sweet Rob got nails on the set. Don't forget the ever epic Rvca blog.
Posted March 24th, 2008 by Complicated Situation

Dekline Dyet takes best trick in Tampa

Watch the video, I dont know what you would even call this

Nice job Dyet!

Watch video:

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Posted March 24th, 2008

Foundation another weekend in the sun

Image Description Here First spot on the list was the 3 benches in a row. Image Description Here Looking pretty good... Image Description Here Home of the kittens. Image Description Here Next spot was this pole jam/bump to rail. Pig Wheels flow rider Drew Dezort got down on it... Image Description Here Foundation flow rider Elijah Berle was there. Image Description Here Checked the 50-50 off the list. Image Description Here Image Description Here School art. Image Description Here School art. Image Description Here School art. Moving on... Image Description Here Nice next spot. Image Description Here We were rolling 6 cars deep at this spot. Image Description Here Next spot was this rail in the ghetto where our camera gear almost got stolen. Good thing we were rolling 10 people deep. Image Description Here For a second I thought the Emerica team was rolling up... Image Description Here We found a football and got creative. Image Description Here While people skated the rail the others tried to throw touchdowns into the can. Image Description Here I was going to say 9 times out of 10 we missed. But its safe to say 10 times out of 10 we missed. So we moved on... Image Description Here Throw it at the filmer and skater skating the rail... Image Description Here Or throw it at the skater as soon as he lands the trick. Heres Foundation flow rider Sean Conover with a lipslide to touchdown catch. Heres the bigger version. Image Description Here Oh yea theres that famous double set at the same school. But I was a little sketched on getting out of my car at that point so I shot it through my rear view mirror. So you can just call it art.
Posted March 24th, 2008

Toy Machine Brian and Griffin made an 'art film'?

Starring Grif himself, lots of Toy riders, and Kevin Barnett shreds in it too...
Posted March 23rd, 2008 by I think they did...

Toy Machine There Will Be Blood

Image Description Here Matt B. knows today is the day to shred the bust spots, because these ball bags are off duty. Josh Harmony goes to Vietnam!
Posted March 23rd, 2008 by Pagan Solstice

Toy Machine Some Random Shit for your Saturday

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Posted March 22nd, 2008 by Miley Cyrus, the next Britney Spears?

Toy Machine Throwing Stones

Image Description Here Austin peered from his perch as Diego dive bombed to sequential glory. A-Stone was so struck by it, he got his bomb on as well.
Posted March 22nd, 2008 by The Bad Guy

Dekline Tampa Pro Live Webcast

Watch Tampa Pro Live! SPoTlight Productions is hosting a live webcast of the contest, which kicks off this weekend, March 21st-23rd.  The live webcast starts on March 23rd @ 12pm EST!

Check it out!!

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Tampa Pro Live webcast
Posted March 21st, 2008 by Emily

Ruckus Metal Tampa Pro Live Webcast

Watch Tampa Pro Live! SPoTlight Productions is hosting a live webcast of the contest, which kicks off this weekend, March 21st-23rd. The webcast starts March 23rd @ 12pm EST. Check it out!! Image Description Here
Posted March 21st, 2008 by Emily

Pig Wheels Tampa Pro Live Webcast

Watch Tampa Pro Live! SPoTlight Productions is hosting a live webcast of the contest, which kicks off this weekend, March 21st-23rd. The webcast starts March 23rd @ 12pm EST. Check it out!! Image Description Here
Posted March 21st, 2008 by Emily

Foundation Tampa Pro Live Webcast

Watch Tampa Pro Live! SPoTlight Productions is hosting a live webcast of the contest, which kicks off this weekend, March 21st-23rd. The webcast starts March 23rd @ 12pm EST. Check it out!! Image Description Here
Posted March 21st, 2008 by Emily

Foundation Angel in Hawaii video...

Image Description Here Volcom posted a video from there recent trip to Hawaii. Take a looksie.
Posted March 21st, 2008

Toy Machine Photos of Austin for your perusal...

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Posted March 21st, 2008 by What to do with your time?

Foundation epicnesses of all proportions

Image Description Here David can be seen in China over at the RVCA blog and also found on the Thrasher site in this clip... Image Description Here Corey and Nuge just returned from a trip to North Carolina with Split. Check the Split site for a few more photos. They have a couple weeks to rest before heading out to South America. Image Description Here Sierra is still in South America with Circa right now. Visit the Circa site for updates on the trip.
Posted March 21st, 2008

Toy Machine The making of the Hype Video...

Image Description Here Exclusive behind the scenes shot. Rob was trying to Turn-Down a part in it.
Posted March 20th, 2008 by Time to get a new life and try it on

Toy Machine Whisked away another day for an evening session...

Image Description Here Dorking on the flat bar during an epic free-skate. (Free Winona!) Image Description Here Mark? Did I remember your name? Shit. Hurricane. Keep tabs on Josh Harmony...
Posted March 20th, 2008 by People are dead lateley

Foundation don't forget

Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Don't forget to check out the King Of The Road video featuring the Foundation team at SkateTopia
Posted March 20th, 2008

Toy Machine Grif just looks so good in the twilight...

Image Description Here Throwing his best Blue Steel at me.
Posted March 19th, 2008 by Griffin, so hot right now, Griffin.

Toy Machine Grif came by and swooped me away...

Image Description Here To the HB skatepark... Image Description Here We need to shred it as much as possible before they eradicate it. Image Description Here We play games of SKATE on the steep bank, and talk lots of shit. Image Description Here Believe it or not, this backside nose-blunt come in revert style was pulled by the Grif-dog. What is Josh Harmony up to? Scope the funny as hell RVCA Blog!!! Oh, and Burnout too!
Posted March 19th, 2008 by At the HB park from Genesis to Exodus

Foundation running a blog is the new ipod

Image Description Here Gareth Stehr has stepped up into the blog world with his very own site. If you want to see mustaches up close then I would highly recommend his this.
Posted March 19th, 2008

Foundation on the road

Image Description Here Right now the team is out and about. Abdias is in San Francisco, David is in China with RVCA and Nuge is in South Carolina with Split.
Posted March 19th, 2008

Dekline Jason Adams on The Berrics

Check out Jason Adams and the Black Label Crew on The Berrics.

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Jason Adams with Black Label on the berric
Posted March 18th, 2008 by Emily

Foundation Locals Only!

Image Description Here Just another day walking down cliffs to get to spots... Image Description Here Spots that are next to the ocean for ultra artsy pics non stop. Image Description Here These birds got chased by a very energetic dog... Image Description Here Here was the suspect. A bird eating dog that didn't eat any birds that day. I just named him the bird eating dog because I'm not sure what he would have done if he would've ever actually caught up to the birds. My guess - eat them. Image Description Here Apparently the dog didn't get the memo that he wasn't supposed to be there. Maybe he was confused though because that looks like a dog unicorn. And he forsure just looked like a dog. Mooooooooving on. Image Description Here This was the spot that we were after. Bank to ledge thingamajig. Apparently Grahm likes something inappropriate to say on a website. Image Description Here Shit is no joke. That's why I was just shooting photos... Image Description Here Don't skate this side... Image Description Here say what? Image Description Here Oh yeah...Every like mmm 15 minutes or so the coaster runs by... Image Description Here Welcome to the danger zone. Image Description Here Art. Image Description Here Art. Image Description Here I found a new hubba. Image Description Here Looks allright. Image Description Here All you need is like a parachute and some wood for the roll up and landing. And you are good to go. Image Description Here I made sure to let the locals know who was there. Image Description Here And found a wiffle golf ball. With this kind of luck I figured I should probably go straight here. Image Description Here Art. Image Description Here Local... Image Description Here
Posted March 18th, 2008

Toy Machine Mark Lake Nightmare Board

Image Description Here Something from the mid-80's before you were born most likely. Any older dudes remember these?
Posted March 18th, 2008 by Older Dude who remembers those

Toy Machine Relaxing on the beach instead of ripping...

Image Description Here Photo Key: I see how it is. Luckily my spy Grif and his pesky camera are always keeping tabs on the team to see what they are really doing... Go to the RVCA Blog to see what Josh is up to in China with the RVCA team!
Posted March 18th, 2008 by Keep you on yer toes

Pig Wheels a perfect day for this

Image Description Here Patrick Melcher wants everyone to know that he has a new website!
Posted March 17th, 2008

Toy Machine St. Patrick's Day of Judgement...

Go to Skate Book.tv to see the Toy Team discussing the TM box set... Image Description Here Photo Key: Your Overlord is calling. Have you secured Lurk-Fest into your life? Again, go to Skate Book.tv to see the Toy Team discussing the TM box set...
Posted March 17th, 2008 by Pinch me on the bottom please

Foundation before and after

Image Description Here Image Description Here Heres a before and after when Nuge challenged a local at Skatetopia in arm wrestling.
Posted March 17th, 2008

Toy Machine Green with Envy

Image Description Here That we don't have an ice-skating rink in our downtown. That we have nice warm sunny days all through winter. You choose.
Posted March 17th, 2008 by Either way, you're getting pinched.

Toy Machine Laughing WITH you, not AT you...

Image Description Here Leo, Jimmy, and Josh take a look at Leo's newest photo.
Posted March 16th, 2008 by Right to the bank, er, charity, no, the bank.

Toy Machine Finally, there is a website.

Image Description Here Now I can get saved at home on my own time.
Posted March 16th, 2008 by Gabriel Angel Jesus from Los Angeles

Toy Machine LOYAL PAWNS CALL TO ACTION!!!!!

Image Description Here YOUR MISSION: FIND LURK-FEST, GET IT, WATCH IT, LIVE IT. IF YOUR SHOP DOESN'T HAVE IT, ASK THEM WHY? DEMAND WHAT YOU NEED.
Posted March 15th, 2008 by Make your shop get it, and conform to epic

Toy Machine A Random Colorful Scene to Revel in

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Posted March 14th, 2008 by L. Lohan's breast milk is cancerous and acidic

Toy Machine ALERT TO ALL LOYAL PAWNS:

Image Description Here YOUR MISSION: FIND LURK-FEST, GET IT, WATCH IT, LIVE IT. IF YOUR SHOP DOESN'T HAVE IT, ASK THEM WHY? DEMAND WHAT YOU NEED.
Posted March 14th, 2008 by YOUR BENEVOLENT OVERLORD

Dekline Olly Todd at Malcom X

Check out this funny session of Olly Todd having a good time -skating it up with friends! 

Watch it on the Slap site now!

 

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Olly Todd at Malcom X
Posted March 14th, 2008 by Emily

Foundation flow riders coming in hot

Image Description Here Foundation flow riders Sean Conover and Elijah Berle both have features on Vimbys site. Take a look...
Posted March 14th, 2008

Dekline Mike York - Turf's Up

Mike York and his TURF Skateboards just released their first Video "Turf's Up"  Check it out.  Great Job Mike!

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Turf's Up
Posted March 13th, 2008 by August

Foundation Do it yourself project...

Image Description Here Rolled up to the very bland spot... Image Description Here And I was thinking...since everyone now a days seems to making they're own spots why not give it a whirl. Here's what I came up with. Good idea huh. Image Description Here The employees inside the business were so stoked on my idea that they actually gave us 8 Monster energy drinks. No Joke. Image Description Here Little to say this night was killing it...
Posted March 13th, 2008

Tum Yeto The ARC Filming Contest

Image Description Here Travis from ARC skateshop in Eden, NC sent over a couple videos to check out. Heres what he had to say about it: It was an amateur filming contest giving local filmers a time to stand out and show that they are a part of videos as much as the skaters. Judging was based on editing originality and of course skating we had many entries with only 2 winners. The top video on the page was first place.
Posted March 13th, 2008

Toy Machine Nick T has been dating Natalie Portman...

Image Description Here But hates getting schlubbed around to various events and getting paparazi-gang-raped at every sidewalk they walk on. Hey, at least Toy riders don't pay for sex like other rich and powerful men.
Posted March 13th, 2008 by Axes to sharpen

Toy Machine Look what came in the mail...

Image Description Here The Lurk-Fest Video! Get your copy at finer shops worldwide!
Posted March 13th, 2008 by I laughed, a almost cried, a was amped...

Foundation Wanted: Graphic Designer for Foundation

Image Description Here Wanted: Graphic Designer Skateboarder to be lead freak position for Foundation Skateboard Company under the direction of company founder and socialist dictator, Tod Swank (This ain't Cuba, but it's close!). Must be ill talented with the computer and all the hype design programs. Must conform to Foundation brand tones while helping develop the brand going forward into global, no universal mega brand that leaves no survivors in it's wake in it's reigh for supremecy. Must be able to take direction and orders and execute as directed without deviation. Must be self motivated and driven to get things done ahead of time. Must be creative and develop new products that are interesting, creative, make a point and conform to Foundation babbelism. Must be willing to put in the hours it takes to get the job done. Must be willing to participate in events. Must be able to tre flip and frontside rock. Must be able to take the lumps and dish them out too. Illustrator a plus. Shitty attitudes or excusamaniacs need not apply. We are now accepting legit applications. Serious inquiries only. You will get no response from us unless you are the shit. Winner gets a well paying job at Foundation HQ - Tum Yeto with benefits and to work at a kick ass skateboard company with a hella cool crew in sunny San Diego near downtown in Barrio Logan with close proximity to good restaurants and some seedy bars. Please send resume to Job@TumYeto.net
Posted March 12th, 2008

Toy Machine Yes, even Kevin gets some...

Image Description Here But only in countries like Russia, where they think he is one of the pros...
Posted March 12th, 2008 by Times are tough for 'just the filmer'

Toy Machine Austin and Team get Celebrity Tail...

Image Description Here Austin has many girlfriends, Mischa Barton being one of them. Image Description Here Flow rider Grant (Photo Key) goes out with Laura San Giacomo from TV's Just Shoot Me. Even Griffin Collins (who called me the other day saying he was gonna be at the HB park at 4:30, but then never showed up and I waited for him cause I thought it would be fun to have a sesh with him...) gets some epic tail. Scarlett wasn't Johnny's first choice in a chill girl. (BTW, you can meet Johnny's girl through eBay right now) But she was Tom Cruise's second choice. (See that blinking banner below? Watch the Lurk-Fest trailer!!!)
Posted March 12th, 2008 by 1 in 4 Teenage Girls Has STD, Thanks Guys!

Toy Machine What's Lance Jr. Been Up To?

Image Description Here Lance Jr. has been sighted with Mick Jones from The Clash, and getting heavily into Dub music.
Posted March 11th, 2008 by Since no comments above...

Pig Wheels Mag a minute with Melcher

Image Description Here Image Description Here Its a well known fact that Patrick is always combing the streets and coming up with sick spots. So where in the world is Mr. Melcher these days? By the looks of these clips hes been putting his unique bag of tricks to work everywhere from the cuts of Mexico to the pavement of Oz. Hit play and commence global shredding.
Posted March 11th, 2008

Tum Yeto Tampa Pro Live Webcast

Go to skateparkoftampa.com or 411VM.com for the Tampa Pro Live Webcast Sunday, March 23rd at 12pm EST!! Skatepark of tampa live webcast
Posted March 11th, 2008

Toy Machine Ever since J-Lay started dating Scarlett

Image Description Here Things have gotten crazy for him and for Toy Machine. His starring role in Lurk-Fest has really turned her on. Kevin isn't as jealous as the rest of the team when filming Johnny, because he stopped liking her after Ghost World.
Posted March 11th, 2008 by Él deseó tener su manera con esa mujer

Toy Machine Josh getting man-handled in Russia

Image Description Here See it in Lurk-Fest or the Fallen video, I forget which one, maybe neither!
Posted March 11th, 2008 by Possibly Jipped No Matter WHat Happens

Toy Machine Lot Lizards

Image Description Here Lot Lizards are different than Lounge Lizards, but not that much different than the Lizard King, or Spitzer.
Posted March 11th, 2008 by Reptilian 'V' type alien sect

Foundation Nuge in SC

Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Nuge and Corey will be flying into South Carolina with Split tomorrow for some street skating and demos.
Posted March 10th, 2008

Foundation C1RCA Combat coming in hot

Image Description Here Check out the new C1RCA Combat website featuring Foundation riders Abdias Rivera and Don Nguyen.
Posted March 10th, 2008

Dekline Melcher's Mag Minute

Check out Patrick Mecher's bag of tricks in The Skateboard Mag's The Mag Minute.

Check it out!!

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Patrick Melcher on the mag minute
Posted March 10th, 2008 by Emily

Toy Machine Grody to the max...

Image Description Here Like, gag me with a fork.
Posted March 9th, 2008 by No der.

Toy Machine Back in a different time...

Image Description Here Go do something useful with your time and money and education. Lurk-Fest coming in hot...
Posted March 9th, 2008 by avviti la vostra madre

Toy Machine Creepin' out the team...

Image Description Here One of my many special talents.
Posted March 8th, 2008 by nique ta mere - translate it.

Toy Machine HEY LOOK! A crocodile everybody!

Image Description Here I wonder, who will flinch first?
Posted March 8th, 2008 by Don't fuck with nature

Foundation Split demos featuring Duffel and Nuge

Image Description Here Image Description Here Split will be doing a couple demos in North Carolina coming up. March 18th at 6pm - Eastern Skateboard Supply March 19th at 6pm - Your Daily Grind Skatepark
Posted March 7th, 2008

Tum Yeto Be the first Lurker to call in...

Image Description Here Image Description Here *Update* Contest is over! Try again next week. Since we just got the new Lurk-Fest Toy Machine video in stock I want to give a couple lucky fans out there a chance to win a free copy. Heres what you have to do: 1st - Call ????(1-800-????). 2nd - Ask for Swank. I would suggest using a fake celebrity skateboarder name or something creative so he takes your phone call. 3rd - Ask him if you can have a free video. If he says yes... 4th - Give him your address. 5th - Hang up the phone. 6th - High five your friend. *Update* Contest is over! Try again next week. First 3 people to successfully get through to Swank and ask him for the Lurk-Fest video will get a video shipped to them today! Good Luck. Contest began at 12:40pm western time. By the way... he doesn't know I'm doing this contest. *Update* Contest is over! Try again next week.
Posted March 7th, 2008

Foundation Foundation is Title Board Sponsor

We are tilte board sponsor of Sun Diego's Spring Break Yo'Self. Our first time ever as Title Sponsor! It's about time... Check it Out! Spring Break Yo'Self Flier
Posted March 7th, 2008

Foundation Foundation is Title Board Sponsor of Spring Break Yo'Self

Our first time ever as Title Sponsor! It's about time...

Check it out!

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Foundation title sponsor Spring Break yo'self 2008
Posted March 7th, 2008

Toy Machine The Butch Is Back

Image Description Here Diego came from far away in a PT Cruiser to take a leaf out of Bennett's book and invent some new shit. Grif was amazed at Diego's wanton disregard for the rules. Check the always entertaining Burnout to see what JLay's up to. Or for personal attacks on Nick's ill-perceived sexual preference and education check this out.
Posted March 7th, 2008 by You're Getting Quicker...

Tum Yeto Lurk-Fest in Stock!!!

Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Toy Machines latest video release Lurk-Fest covers last years US tour and Euro tour with also some street carnage from the whole team to wrap it up. Ask your shop for a copy today as well as a board and shoes and probably a life.
Posted March 7th, 2008

Dekline Balls Out- Art Show

Bwana Spoons and Grass Hut host the Balls Out Art Show in Portland.  All the artists involved in this show were given a panel of wood to paint, ink, felt or do whatever they do best onto.

Make sure to check it out.

March 7th (1st Friday)
6-9pm
Grass Hut
811 E. Burnside
Portland, Oregon 97214
(503)445-9924

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Posted March 7th, 2008 by Emily

Dekline Top Shelf Collection Launches in July

Dekline's New "Top Shelf" Collection gets a mention on "The Go Figure" website show casing the New Plaza Forest/Moss. Stay posted for all the new Top Shelf Shoes and the rest of the Fall/Holiday collection featuring new shoes from Bwana Spoons, Dalek, Patrick Melcher, Matt Ball,Mike York, and Jason Adams.  All new shoes hitting stores starting in July.

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Top Shelf Plaza Forest/Moss
Posted March 6th, 2008 by August

Pig Wheels John Lupfer interview

Image Description Here The Skate Spot website caught up with Pig Wheels rider John Lupfer for a little interview. Check it out here.
Posted March 6th, 2008

Dekline Dekline Flow Beachside

Dekline Flow rider Matt DiPaola from Las Vegas just sent in 2 Rad Photos.  Props to the Photographer to..Good Eye..

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180 Nosegrind
Posted March 6th, 2008 by August

Foundation Wanted: Graphic Designer for Foundation

Image Description Here Wanted: Graphic Designer Skateboarder to be lead freak position for Foundation Skateboard Company under the direction of company founder and socialist dictator, Tod Swank (This ain't Cuba, but it's close!). Must be ill talented with the computer and all the hype design programs. Must conform to Foundation brand tones while helping develop the brand going forward into global, no universal mega brand that leaves no survivors in it's wake in it's reigh for supremecy. Must be able to take direction and orders and execute as directed without deviation. Must be self motivated and driven to get things done ahead of time. Must be creative and develop new products that are interesting, creative, make a point and conform to Foundation babbelism. Must be willing to put in the hours it takes to get the job done. Must be willing to participate in events. Must be able to tre flip and frontside rock. Must be able to take the lumps and dish them out too. Illustrator a plus. Shitty attitudes or excusamaniacs need not apply. We are now accepting legit applications. Serious inquiries only. You will get no response from us unless you are the shit. Winner gets a well paying job at Foundation HQ - Tum Yeto with benefits and to work at a kick ass skateboard company with a hella cool crew in sunny San Diego near downtown in Barrio Logan with close proximity to good restaurants and some seedy bars. Please send resume to Job@TumYeto.net
Posted March 6th, 2008

Toy Machine The Ultimate Price

Image Description Here Keanu reacts to Pat's bad news.
Posted March 6th, 2008 by Back Off Warchild, Seriously

Toy Machine Verdant and Rouge

Image Description Here Matt paints it black most days, but sometimes gets green and kinky. Nick on the other hand always makes it a point to stay in the red and speak his mind, without fear of reprisals. Sticks and stones, I suppose. Check the always entertaining Burnout to see what JLay's up to.
Posted March 6th, 2008 by Comebacks A Month Later?

Dekline Dekline/Satellite LTD Release Party

Last weekend Dekline & Satellite Boardshop launched a collabrative Limited Edition 103 pair Borrego consiting of laser etching, custom satellite perfing, & gradient printing all unique to this shoe. Raul, JG, & I got it done.  Each pair comes in it's own custom zipper closing Satelilite/Dekline carring case and is now available at the shop.  Congrats guys!!! It's fun working with friends.  See More Photos Here.

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Laced Proper and safe....
Posted March 5th, 2008 by August

Foundation Nuge coming in hot

Image Description Here Nuge has been killing it lately with web footage. Check out the skatebook.tv site for a look into what it takes day in and day out to get a trick sometimes.
Posted March 5th, 2008

Toy Machine Another Day In A Ditch

Image Description Here Austin was pooped after shredding. All he could do was survey the pile of waste left behind by our antiquated transportation.
Posted March 5th, 2008 by Henry Ford Shagged Via Assembly Line

Foundation Fiberlam giveaway on the S.P.O.T website

Image Description Here Check out the Foundation fiberlam deck giveaway on the Skatepark Of Tampa website.
Posted March 5th, 2008

Foundation eternal sunshine

Image Description Here Angel and Abdias find themselves right in the thick of a sunset being captured by staff photog Bart Jones.
Posted March 4th, 2008

Pig Wheels The Mag Minute: with Dyson Ramones

Image Description Here Dyson Ramones is featured on The Skateboard Mag website with a minute of never before seen footage. Yeah Dyson!
Posted March 4th, 2008

Toy Machine Some random shots from a past trip...

Image Description Here To Tokyo. It was snowing. Image Description Here Image Description Here Staba takes a pee-pee.
Posted March 4th, 2008 by To-Kyo Kyo-To Pro-To-Call Call-To-Pro

Toy Machine Wherever Billy Marks shows up, they are there...

Image Description Here The paparazzi can't get enough of him for their tabloid papers. Scandals about him throwing a bat into a crowd, or getting a bat tattooed on his face. At least he skates more that Bush shows up to work.
Posted March 4th, 2008 by Billy approval rating is much better

Dekline Zarosh in the Crossfire

Our own Zarosh gets hit up with a few questions from the guys at Crossfire.  Check out the Interview.

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Zarosh
Posted March 3rd, 2008 by August

Tum Yeto skate or die?

Image Description Here Got this photo from a artist. Thought I would share.
Posted March 3rd, 2008

Dekline Adam Dyet Takes Second Place @ Slaughter at the Opera

Dekline Rider Adam Dyet leaves Slaughter at the Opera with 2nd Place and $15,000 .  Congrats Dyet!

Check it out!

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Adam Dyet 2nd place at Slaughter at the opera
Posted March 3rd, 2008 by Emily

Foundation Circa Central America video

Image Description Here Image Description Here Circa put together a little video from there Central America tour featuring Foundation riders Sierra Fellers and David Reyes.
Posted March 3rd, 2008

Toy Machine Diego has some plans for South America

Image Description Here Photo Key: It involves lots of killing, skating, and general plundering.
Posted March 3rd, 2008 by Juguete Maquina esta aqui, putos

Toy Machine Costumes outside of Halloween?

Image Description Here Grif and Austin go incognito at a party to try and pick up older women. Even Mark Appleyard laying half-naked looking sexy in a bed thinks that's Muffed Up.
Posted March 2nd, 2008 by Tom Selleck buys Japanese muff hair for his stash

Toy Machine Matt B shoots the scenery from the car window

Image Description Here In China. Photo Key.
Posted March 2nd, 2008 by Go and see and do and experience

Toy Machine Young Rob clacks a tapper in a ditch...

Image Description Here Such a rebel going over the 'No Trespassing' sign. It would suck if he were to biff.
Posted March 1st, 2008 by Christina Aguilera. Need I say more?

Toy Machine Don't they know that this is not desireable?

Image Description Here A clothing store in Paris...
Posted March 1st, 2008 by I totally love Acne, I wear it all the time!