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Acapulco Gold and Friends | Winter Thaw

17 March 2014, 13.22 | Posted in Skateboarding, videos | 1 comment »


Our man Taji Ameen just dropped his latest video project, Acapulco Gold and Friends: Winter Thaw featuring a ton of ill action from Aaron Warner, Leo Gutman, Billy Rohan, Eby Ghafarian, Kevin Tierney, Charles Lamb, and Andy Millen plus one unlucky lil dude with a pink bike. Enjoy.

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Gonzo in Soho

06 January 2014, 12.25 | Posted in Skateboarding, videos | 1 comment »


The craziest thing about Taji Ameen’s latest video with the Gonz is how many New Yorkers have no fucking clue who the Gonz is. It’s the Gonz for christ’s sake people, look up!

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Mark Gonzales | 08NOBEL80

09 December 2013, 09.26 | Posted in Art, Skateboarding, videos | 23 comments »


To appreciate the genius that is The Gonz, you must accept all levels of his madness. This is why we had no hesitation in posting his latest opus, 08NOBEL80. We may not fully understand it, but that isn’t the point, the blueprint for a new future for our planet could be embedded in here for all we know. He’s the Gonz. Via Taji Ameen.

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Illumignarly Vol. 1

12 August 2013, 10.42 | Posted in craze, videos | No comments »


Billy Rohan has been busy back in NYC after exiting his year long hiatus in the Sunshine State. First he took the CitiBike challenge and now has launched a video series called Illumignarly, a mix of skateboarding and Craze through Billy’s unique lens. Check out the first episode above and hut up Vice for Taji Ameen’s most recent interview with Billy.

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Galen DeKemper Interview by Taji Ameen

20 May 2013, 12.59 | Posted in interviews, Skateboarding | 1 comment »


Radcollector homie and contributor Taji Ameen recently sat down to talk shit with Galen DeKemper for Vice. Topics covered amongt other things are why skate parks are lame and what makes for an epic slam. Read the whole piece here and hit the jump for DeKemper’s short film MMM.

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Acapulco Gold Fall/Winter Shredder 2012

28 November 2012, 18.55 | Posted in Skateboarding, videos | 1 comment »


Radcollector fam Taji Ameen and the Acapulco Gold crew are back with another video. From security guards to cold weather ripping its a perfect snapshot of that NYC skatelife. AG winter collection is at select shops now.

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Spencer Fujimoto Talks El Senor

21 November 2012, 13.09 | Posted in Accessories, legendary skatespots, Skateboarding, videos | No comments »


Spencer Fujimoto recently stopped by The Hub to showcase his brand-new handmade jewelry he’s producing through his new venture, El Señor New York. The inaugural collection is called “The Seven Wonders”, with each pure-gold pendant evoking a different piece of Fujimoto’s personal skate history, from the Brooklyn Banks to Philly’s iconic LOVE Park. Peep the edit featuring Clayton Patterson, Alex Corporan, and more. Video and words by Taji Ameen.

Krussia “Satellites” Video

10 October 2011, 16.43 | Posted in Music, Skateboarding, videos | No comments »


Russian rapper Krussia’s latest Russian language video, “Satellites” is a banger filmed entirely on a GoPro in locations around NYC. A bit jarring at first, Krussia’s staccato flow actually blends lovely with the buttery antics of Leo Gutman, Taji Ameen (Acapulco Gold), and Dave Willis (Zoo York). Hit Krussia on iTunes for more.

Acapulco Gold | The Adventures of Leo

13 June 2011, 15.17 | Posted in Skateboarding, videos | No comments »

Acapulco Gold. Filmed by Taji Ameen.

Milk Gallery Underground

20 April 2011, 18.08 | Posted in openings, photography | 1 comment »


For a more cultured way to spend your 4/20, Milk Studios in NYC is opening their Milk Gallery Underground tonight featuring “the most visionary and provocative emerging photographers” including Taji Ameen who’s portrait of The Gonz is included. Hit the jump for full info.

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