POWELL PERALTA IPHONE CASES - NOW AVAILABLE
We filled you in on these iPhone cases featuring clasic Powell Peralta graphics a few months back. Well, now they are available for direct purchase from the manufacturer, Element Case. CLICK HERE to see all the cool products, styles and options for these very cool cases. I already ordered one!
LANCE MOUNTAIN TALKS BONES BRIGADE DOCUMENTARY
Tania Fuentez has a quick interview with Lance Mountain about Bones Brigade: An Autobiography and some other topics. Always stoked to hear from Lance on all things skate! CLICK HERE to read the inteview.
HOME IMPROVEMENT WITH JORDAN HOFFART
ESPN has a great new interview with Powell Peralta pro, Jordan Hoffart. Jordan talks all about his new home renovations, what he has on his plate, as well as some cool Powell Peralta news about their upcoming promo video, tenetivly titled Rip The Ripper, Josh Hawkins turning pro soon, the recent team addition of Brad McClain and some pro team additions are in the works. CLICK HERE to read the...
FACTORY MADE: POWELL PERALTA
“How a skateboard is made” at the Powell Peralta/Skate One Factory. From the Science Channel HD’s show, Factory Made.
WIN A JORDAN HOFFART DECK
Powell Peralta is running a contest to win this Jordan Hoffart deck. Here’s the official word from Powell… Here’s a sweepstakes for this Jordan Hoffart, Pegasus deck. Jordan has been working on his own-unique home. In order to enter the sweepstakes, we would like you to email your suggestion of what Jordan should add to his home. Send your email to PPFB@skateone.com by this...
WIN A JESSE MARTINEZ DECK
Skateboarder Magazine is running a contest to win a prize pack from Powell Peralta that includes the Jesse Martinez tribute deck and more. CLICK HERE to enter the contest.
NEW DECKS IN STOCK
Some new colorways and restocks are now available for direct purchase from Skate One. Order HERE.
LEARN BACKSIDE TAIL STALL WITH CHAD BARTIE
Chad Bartie shows us how to do a backside tail stalls on transitions.
TONY HAWK GETS CHROME BALL'D
The epic Bones Brigade week over at The Chrome Ball Incident has come to an end. The final brigadier to be featured is the one and only Tony Hawk. CLICK HERE to view the full post.
BRAD MCCLAIN JOINS THE POWELL PERALTA TEAM
Brad McClain joins the Powell Peralta team! Here’s the official word from the Powell camp… Powell-Peralta’s new AM shredder is Brad McClain. Brad is 21, he has been a shop sponsored skater for many years through 6Twentyone. Hailing from Livermore, CA and now residing in Camarillo, CA plan to see a lot of Brad in 2012. “Best skateboarder ever. Period.” -Jordan Hoffart “Brad is one...
STEVE CABALLERO GETS CHROME BALL'D
It’s day four of Bones Brigade week over at the Chrome Ball Incident! Today, Chops brings us an epic helping of classic Steve Caballero imagery. CLICK HERE to check out all 12 photos.
BONES BRIGADE FEATURED ON ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
Some how this one slipped through the cracks a couple of month back. Entertainment Weekly has this photo of the Bones Brigade at the Sundance Film Festival when they were there in January for the premiere screenings of Bones Brigade: An Autobiography. CLICK HERE to check it out.
LANCE MOUNTAIN GETS CHROME BALL'D
Bones Brigade week continues to rolls on over at the Chrome Ball Incident. Everyone’s favorite, Lance Mountain, is up next with the posting focusing around two articles Transworld Skateboarding Magazine published which feature some of Lance’s skate memorabilia collection. Dig in right HERE.
THRASHER MAGAZINE CLASSICS: TOMMY GUERRERO
Thrasher Magazine has just uploaded Tommy Guerrero’s classic video part from the Bones Brigade video, Ban This. If you’ve never seen this, time to learn.
TOMMY GUERRERO GETS CHROME BALL'D
Bones Brigade week over at the Chrome Ball Incident continues… The second installment posted by Chops brings us SF street legend, Tommy Guerrero. CLICK HERE to view the full post.
VOTE FOR JORDAN HOFFART
The 2012 season of the Street League is coming up and there are some open spots available in the contests. Let’s help Powell Peralta’s Jordan Hoffart get in. Here’s the official word… You’ve heard of the ‘sponsor me’ tape, right? Well guess what? The Selection is that on steroids. Street League has 5 open slots and these 10 guys each put together an...
MIKE MCGILL GETS CHROME BALL'D
Chops over at The Chrome Ball Incident has kicked off Bones Brigade week! First up is Mike McGill, who is making his first appearance on the site. Such great stuff! CLICK ON OVER for some classic Powell Peralta imagery.
MCGILL AND STAAB TALK MCTWIST
On the latest episode of VHS Vault, Kevin Staab discusses with Mike McGill about the day he invented the McTwist.
JORDAN HOFFART AT TAMPA PRO
A few clips of Jordan Hoffart at Tampa Pro this past weekend.
STACY PERALTA VISITS UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO-DENVER
Stacy Peralta spoke at the University Of Colorado-Denver on Monday. Here’s a quick video of Stacy talking about Dogtown and Z-Boys getting into Sundance and finding Jay Adams for his interview for the film.
CREATIVE PLANET'S ARTICLE ON BONES BRIGADE
Creativeplanetnetwork.com has just published a really cool article about Bones Brigade: An Autobiography. This article focuses on some of the technical aspects of the movie… cameras used, the editing process, media used etc. Really cool to learn some behind the scenes info on the movie. CLICK HERE to read the full article
POWELL PERALTA AM TEAM AT STARR SKATES
Last week, most of the Powell Peralta am team was cruising around Arizona. Starr Skates put this video together of the team’s visit to their shop. Enjoy.
HOFFART TAKES 3RD IN BEST TRICK AT TAMPA PRO
Sending a big congratulations to Jordan Hoffart for taking 3rd place in the best trick contest this past weekend at the 2012 Tampa Pro.
VIDEO: BONES BRIGADE PREMIERE SANTA BARBARA FILM...
Epic length mini documentary of the Santa Barbara, CA premiere of Bones Brigade: An Autobiography. Made by John Oliver.
TRIBUTE TO THE BONES BRIGADE
To coincide with their special Bones Brigade issue, the fine folks at The Skateboard Mag have put together a tribute video which also includes a slide show of classic Grant Brittain photos. CLICK HERE to view the video.
STEVE CABALLERO UPDATE
Great news coming from the Powell Peralta camp today regarding Cab’s broken shoulder… Great news! CAB had a CT scan, gave it to the Orthopedic Dr. The DR. called him back and said no surgery needed. Just has to keep his arm in a sling, take calcium and let the two fractures heal on their own.
SIX UPCOMING SCREENINGS OF BONES BRIGADE: AN...
The official website for the Bones Brigade documentary has just released info on 6 upcoming screenings (3 in Toronto alone) of the film. They range from public, film fest and skate industry screenings. CLICK ON OVER for all the details.
FRANKIE HILL INTERVIEW FROM ESPN
Here’s another one of these reoccurring Frankie Hill interviews. This time it’s from ESPN. CLICK HERE to read the interview.
MORE PHOTOS FROM BONES BRIGADE SOCAL PREMIERE
Skateboarding news website, SBC, has released a bunch of photos from Tony Hawk’s screening of the Bones Brigade documentary a couple of weeks back. CLICK HERE to view the photos. Worth the click for the Hawk and Blender photo alone.
CAB'S ARTWORK FEATURED IN THE SKATEBOARDER'S...
New skateboarding magazine, The Skateboarder’s Journal has published this article on Steve Caballero’s artwork. The magazine’s Art Director Adrian Pina designed this piece and worked with Cab on the article along with Bud Stratford.
POWELL PERALTA AM TEAM IN ARIZONA: DAY 3
Today, Powell Peralta published their report from day 3 of the Powell Peralta AM team trip through out Arizona. CLICK HERE to check it out.
CAB INJURED IN DIRT BIKE WIPE OUT
Looks like Cab broke his shoulder blade in two places during a mini accident while riding his dirt bike. He is having surgery this Friday. Let’s all wish Cab a speedy recovery!
HOFFART AND HAWKINS SHRED A MINI RAMP
Theeve Trucks released this video last week of Jordan Hoffart and Josh Hawkins shredding a mini ramp. Also appearing in the video are Trevor Ward and Tinbum. Enjoy.
FAUX BEAMER DECKS NOW AVAILABLE
Looks like the Faux Beamer decks from the Spring ‘12 catalog are now up for grabs over at the Skate One site. CLICK HERE to check out the Cab, Hoffart, Bartie and Team Beamers and to place an order.
PHXAM PREMIERE OF BONES BRIGADE: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY
VANS presents the PHXAM premier of Bones Brigade: An Autobiography Friday, March 30 8:30 PM FREE* *priority seating to PHXAM VIP wristband holders Madcap Theaters 730 S. Mill Avenue Tempe, AZ 85281 (480) 634-5192 The Bones Brigade was a talented gang of teenage outcasts. Unmotivated by fame or popularity, they completely dedicated their lives to a disrespected art form. For most of the...
BONES BRIGADE ISSUE OF THE SKATEBOARD MAG
The Skateboard Mag posted a quick update (which includes the image above) about the contents of issue 98, aka the Bones Brigade issue. Can’t wait to see this thing! All the lame shops by me haven’t gotten it in yet.
KILIAN MARTIN FEATURED ON THE COVER OF CONCRETE...
Freestyle wonder kid, Kilian Martin, is featured on the cover of the 2012 longboarding buyers guide put out by Concrete Wave Magazine. My first reaction was that the folks at Powell Peralta must be bummed he’s not skating a Powell board. But then I checked to see if it was one of those Surf One boards and sure enough, it is.
MORE PHOTOS FROM BONES BRIGADE SOCAL PREMIERE
Larry Ransom has posted 20 or so photos from Tony Hawk’s private screening of Bones Brigade: An Autobiography that was held last week or so. Can’t wait to see this movie! CLICK HERE to view the photos.
MIKE MCGILL CRACKS OPEN HIS VHS VAULT
Kevin Staab invites Mike McGill over to geek out on some old footage on this weeks episode of VHS VAULT from the Ride Channel.
POWELL PERALTA AM TEAM IN ARIZONA
The Powell Peralta am team consisting of Steve Reeves, Josh Hawkins, Aldrin Garcia and Shane Borland are skating around at various skateparks in Arizona this week. They even have George Powell with them! Epic! The folks at Powell have a couple of photo reports on their site which documents some of the action. CLICK HERE for part one. CLICK HERE for part two.
SKATE WITH THE POWELL PERALTA AM TEAM
Josh Hawkins, Steven Reeves, Aldrin Garcia and Shane Borland will be in Arizona from Thursday, March 15 to Wednesday, March 21st. Come skate with them at the parks listed between 3-6 pm. March 16: Flagstaff, AZ @ Bushmaster Skatepark March 17: Peoria, AZ @ Rio Vista Skatepark March 18: Phoenix, AZ @ Cesar Chavez Skatepark March 19: Gilbert, AZ @ Freestone Skatepark March 20: Tucson, AZ...
STACY IN THE HOUSE!
Looks like Stacy Peralta stopped by the Skate One / Powell Peralta offices today.
PIONEER: FRANKIE HILL - SUPERSIZING SKATEBOARDING
Transworld Skateboarding Magazine has just published their full interview with former Powell Peralta skater, Frankie Hill. A edited down version of the interview appears in their April 2012 issue. These retrospective Frankie Hill interviews seem to pop up every 6 months or so. Slap, Chrome Ball Incident, and others have all pretty much done the same interview. And who could forget the super...
KENNY POWERS NAME DROPS LANCE MOUNTAIN & STEVE...
During this past Sunday’s episode of the HBO show, Eastbound and Down, the lead character, Kenny Powers, drops the names Lance Mountain and Steve Caballero. There was more than a few surprise reactions when this episode aired. I found this clip and extended text of the convo below online. Ivan Dochenko: You really have major problems inside your brain, my friend. Kenny Powers: Oh, yeah?...
LANCE MOUNTAIN GETS CHROME BALL'D
One of my favorite websites, The Chrome Ball Incident, has just made an epic post of classic Lance Mountain images. Lots of Powell Peralta releated images are included as well as a retrospective interview from Transworld Skateboarding Magazine which features Lance’s full skateboarding history up to the time of publication in early 1998. Such classic material. CLICK HERE to view the full...
SUNDANCE RECAP: SECOND SCREENING and Q & A
Juice Magazine is back with another video from the Sundance Film Fest… The Bones Brigade had a weeks worth of Q & As. This is round two at the Sundance Film Festival 2012. See Lance Mountain, Steve Caballero, Rodney Mullen, Tommy Guerrero, Mike McGill and director Stacy Peralta.
STACY PERALTA TO APPEAR AT CU DENVER
Hollywood documentary filmmaker and skateboard legend Stacy Peralta will present and discuss his documentary storytelling techniques through clips of his films including 2001’s Dogtown and Z-Boys – and with his latest story behind the Bones Brigade, The Bones Brigade: An Autobiography (one of eight documentaries shown at this year’s Sundance Film Festival) on Monday, March 26, at St. Cajetan’s...
BONES BRIGADE FEATURED IN ISSUE 98 OF THE...
The upcoming May 2012 (issue 98) issue of The Skateboard Mag features the Bones Brigade and has Stacy Peralta on the cover. I’m not sure of the exact content that is inside this issue but I would guess each guy has an interview and the cover promises “never before seen photos.” I haven’t seen this one on the newsstands yet but you better bet I’ll be buying a copy...
PHOTOS FROM BONES BRIGADE SOCAL PREMIERE
Here is a collection of photos from various social media websites from Tony Hawk’s private screening of Bones Brigade: An Autobiography. Viewing these pics makes it almost like being there!