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dose | Curren Caples, Greyson Fletcher & CR Stecyk in NYC

20 August 2013, 12.15 | Posted in Art, artist collaboration, interviews, Skateboarding | No comments »


Hurley brought two rising stars and a legend to NYC last week for the opening of the Haze x Hurley limited release at the Pac Sun Pop Up on Broadway. While Curren Caples and Greyson carter went out and destroyed the Chelsea bowl, Timbo had a chance to converse with the godfather of skateboard art C.R. Stecyk III which made for one hell of a rad day. Get it all on dose.

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Radcollector Interviews | Emicida

09 August 2013, 13.51 | Posted in interviews, Music | 1 comment »


Radcollector senior columnist Brian Deka Paupaw has been connecting his native Brooklyn with Sao Paulo Brasil through hip hop over the last few years and now brings us a dope interview with rising Brasilian hop hop artist Emicida. Emicida played Central Park recently as part of the Brasil Summerfest and gave Deka an enlightening account about being a part of Brasil’s Golden Era of Hip Hop. Read the entire piece here.

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dose | Laura Hadar’s Epic Winter

05 August 2013, 10.25 | Posted in interviews, snowboarding, videos | 6 comments »


Laura Hadar has been in the game since she was a teenager, mostly hurling herself down stairs and attacking rails. But this past season took her out of the streets and into the sky for a year of helicopters and powder chasing. Peep some of her epic footage from Nike’s upcoming “Never Not,” and hear how she plans to change the look of snowboarding as she sits with Timbo for the latest dose.

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#LIVEARNETTE | Nathan Fletcher vs Teahupoo

24 July 2013, 15.48 | Posted in interviews, surfing | No comments »


In the latest of Arnette’s mini documentary “LiveArnette” series, Nathan Fletcher tells the heavy story about how shredding the gnarliest wave of his life at Teahupoo helped him find purpose again after losing two of his best friends, Andy Irons and Sion Milosky. This is definitely one worth watching.

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dose | Brooklyn Bike Park with Ed Wonka

22 July 2013, 13.08 | Posted in bike parks, Bikes, interviews | No comments »


Brooklyn keeps on taking it. Check out what that means for BMX and MTB in the new dose as Timbo gets an exclusively preview of the city’s first ever dirt pump track. Located within an “alternative park” in Williamsburg on a former vacant lot currently awaiting development, Brooklyn Bike Park is unique on multiple levels. The park isn’t even open yet and already pros like Ed Wonka are stopping thru, head to their Facebook page to get access.

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Jenkem Marc Johnson Interview

18 July 2013, 11.34 | Posted in interviews, Skateboarding | No comments »


One choice quote demonstrates why Jenkem’s new Marc Johnson interview about the current state of the skateboard industry is a must read: The average pro career lasts 5 years, and most pros walk away from skateboarding with nothing except two video parts and a room full of old pro models. They walk away with nothing practical or useable in the world outside of skateboarding, least of all, money. It’s a sobering, but not shocking reminder of the way the skate industry mocks every other industry in place in this world – its made for the few to make it off the many. Go for a skate then read the full interview here. Then do some soul-searching.

Penny x Christian Hosoi Interview

11 July 2013, 10.03 | Posted in interviews, Skateboarding | No comments »


A while back we showed you the beautiful teaser video for Christian Hosoi’s pro model Penny cruiser, well the boards are finally available and Penny has released this video of Hosoi explaining how it all came to be. Dope stuff.

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The Working Artisans’ Club: Lovenskate

10 July 2013, 14.08 | Posted in interviews, Skateboarding, videos | No comments »


Huck Magazine has a rad new video feature about British independent skate brand Lovenskate. Meet the company’s founder Stu Smith and what motivates him to work so hard for the sake of skateboarding. Enjoy.

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JZ Interviews Mike Powley

29 May 2013, 20.38 | Posted in interviews, Skateboarding | 1 comment »


If you are even remotely involved with the skateboarding world in NYC you’re run into Mike Powley. The hard charging ripper and his trademark spectacles are a staple anywhere real skating is going down. JZ Radical caught up with Mike recently to get his background story and find our what he’s up to this summer. Peep the whole thing (with photos from Ryan Zimmerman) here.

dose | Arnette Skates NYC

29 May 2013, 15.27 | Posted in interviews, Skateboarding, sunglasses, videos | 2 comments »


The entire Arnette skate team raided NYC for the first time ever and hooked up with Timbo to get things cracking for dose. Check out Sierra Fellers, Mark Appleyard, Felipe Ortiz, Ryan & Scott Decenzo, Danny Supa, and a singing, tree climbing, fence jumping Luis Tolentino as they shred and live it up in the city.

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