In the late 70s and 1980s, Dallas was home to skateboarding’s punkest company: Zorlac. Jeff Newton started Zorlac Skateboards in Dallas in 1976, the same year — appropriately — that punk rock was making waves on both sides of the Atlantic. The early art and advertisements of Zorlac are creepy and classic; some of the best […]
When is a documentary film not a documentary film? Check it home boy. I hear from reliable sources the Made in Venice “documentary” is finished. Yeah I never thought the film would be made much less released. I signed off on it years ago and got my paltry penance of income and that is that. […]
There is an awesome local skateboard shop in Baltimore called Vú, that also happens to run an awesome summer skateboard camp. Vú and the owner, Gary Smith, are well known for being down-to-earth, laid back, grass roots supporters of free skate.
Tricks can sometimes take forever and seem impossible to land. For Christian Flores it was a laser flip down a triple set.
“Footage from a trip to San Francisco back in 2014. Featuring Nolan Blanchard, John Lindsay, Alex Wolslagel, and Daniel Frank.”-Marshall Nicholson Filmed by Marshall Nicholson
Watch this insanely cool and mesmerizing 4k skate video brought to us by Mighty Healthy. Enjoy. Images courtesy of Mighty Healthy Ondulée – Street Fashion Blog
The boys wanted some heat, well they brought it. Nice days, cold beer, hot nights. January in Argee is top-shelf.
After years of lamenting that my son might never be persuaded to willingly lift his eyes from the ever present screens something wonderful happened! Simon and his friends decided to make their own longboards! I loved this idea for so many reasons: resourcefulness, independence, creativity, outside time and fun!
I don’t skateboard, but have always been attracted to the sport—maybe it’s the sneakers or the boards themselves or my fascination with concrete structures, but when I met Joe Ledoux through a mutual friend, I had a feeling I would feature him on The Evolving Critic someday. Joe Ledoux is a skateboarder, an emerging artist […]