PURE FUN FEATURED ON SKATE AND ANNOY

The fine folks at skateandannoy.com did a nice plug for the new issue of Pure Fun. Click on over to check it out.

The were also nice enough to add Pure Fun to their affiliate site, skatezines.com, a great database for current skateboarding zines of all types. See it here.

NOISE FOR THE NEEDY AT THE PURE FUN RELEASE PARTY

Noise for The Needy’s debut gig at DiPiazzas in Long Beach as part of our release party for issue 11 with Powerflex 5 and Johhny Rad and The Eggplants. 8/31/14.

ISSUE 11 RELEASE: PHASE 2

Phase 2 of the Pure Fun issue 11 release is happening this coming Saturday, September 13th. I will be displaying some skate photography along side these great artists. If you missed our big release party last week, I hope to see you in Huntington Beach on the 13th.

I will have the new issue of Pure Fun for sale too.

PURE FUN SKATE ZINE ISSUE 11 OUT NOW

If you missed our big release party last week and didn’t get a copy of Pure Fun, you can now order issue 11 online, right HERE.

3 lucky people within the first 100 orders will receive a Bonus Brigade DVD with their order courtesy of Powell Peralta.

Also available are the left over Johnny Rad “Colby Posters.”

These awesome hand letter pressed posters were made using antique metal and wood type. Features a triple split-fountain background and made entirely by hand by Chris Fritton in Buffalo, NY.

This is a modern take on the classic Johnny Rad “Colby Poster” made by Craig Stecyk, as seen in the iconic Bones Brigade video, The Search For Animal Chin.

These posters are signed by Johnny Rad and artist, Chris Fritton and hand numbered. Limited to 50 copies ever.

Order HERE.

PURE FUN FEATURED IN OC WEEKLY

I did an interview with Sarah Bennett for the OC Weekly about the new issue of Pure Fun and the release party. You can read the full article HERE.

RELEASE PARTY COMMERCIAL

PURE FUN FEATURED ON NOISEY/VICE

I was interviewed about the new issue of Pure Fun and asked for a top 10 list of some of my favorite songs. I decided to make it a top 10 list of skate video tunes. You can check it out HERE.

PURE FUN ON WOODSIDE CHATS RADIO SHOW

I had a great time on the “Woodside Chats” radio show last night on KCHUNG Radio 1630 AM. The host, Clint and I played a ton of skateboard related tunes, discussed all the details of the Pure Fun Release Party that’s coming up next week and even had Johnny Rad himself call into the show!

If you didn’t get to tune in live last night, you can now listen on demand via the embedded audio player above.

Playlist:

1. BL’AST! - It’s In My Blood

2. Token Entry - Jaybird

3. Thee Fourgiven - Anything

4. Steve Caballero - You Will Go

5. Suicidal Tendencies - Possessed To Skate

6. McRad - Prevent This Tragedy

7. Johnny Rad and the Eggplants - Skateboard and Girls

8. Jody Foster’s Army - Baja

9. Eight Days - What’s So Strange About Me

10. Powerflex 5 - Everybody’s Got A Gun

11. Skatemaster Tate - Jolt

12. Johnny Rad and the Jordanaires - Skate and Create

13. Worked World - Art For Art’s Sake

14. Drunk Injuns - For Real

15. The Faction - Skate and Destroy

16. fIREHOSE - Brave Captain

17. Underdog - Frontside Grind

18. Los Pukes - One, Two, Three, Four

19. McRad - Weakness

20. 97a - Kickflip

21. Screaming Lord Salba and the Blue Flames - Wheels Of Fire

22. Thee Fourgiven - Down To My Room

23. Agent Orange - Living In Darkness

24. Odd Man Out - Trial By Fire

25. Adolescents - Rip It Up

26. The Dharma Bums - Pumpkinhead

27. Dinosaur Jr - Freak Scene

28. Gang Green - Skate To Hell

29. Drunk Injuns - Program

PURE FUN FEATURED IN LONG BEACH POST

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I recently did an interview with the Long Beach post about the new issue of Pure Fun as well as the upcoming release party on August 31st. You can check out the article HERE.

PURE FUN ON THE RADIO

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I am going to be a guest on the radio show Woodside Chats on KCHUNG Radio 1630 AM. Tune in on Thursday, August 21st from 8 to 9 PM Pacific Time. Don’t live in Los Angeles? You can stream the show live on your computer or tablet at kchungradio.org.

The host, Clint Woodside, the brains behind Deadbeat Club, and I will be discussing all the details of the Pure Fun Skate Zine release party and playing tunes from Johnny Rad and the Eggplants, PowerFlex 5 and more.

Don’t miss it!