Thursday, April 29, 2010

|:| Concrete |:|













The Edinburgh skate park is ready for rolling.

|:| The Conn Is On |:|













I'm really liking the works of John F. Conn.
His Subway pics are particularly special and yes,
that is is from the early 1980's.

|:| Rolled Gold |:|













Nice Flickr group of skateboarding from a show
called "Salad Days".

|:| Sky High |:|













"Up There" is a documentary sponsored by
Stella about sign writers in New York.
I'm a big fan of this kind of art and it's nice
to see it in action. It also features the people
who take care of our Canal Street adverts in
work Colossal Media.

|:| Pause For A Moment |:|













En Francais Pause magazine has launched
with some good skateboarding activity.
I presume that is Don Pendleton's handy
work on the masthead.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

|:| Degrees |:|













Level magazine used ot be one of my favourite
printed productions until it's demise in 2000.
The design and articles were always on point.
I'm pleased to see it's back in an online form
with some good articles and contributors.

|:| Battles |:|













Up North the chaps at Kaplank Kapow gave
us a heads up on the latset War Of The Thistles.
Day two is up in the 'deen so get your self to
the TE Park on 2nd of May to get shredding.

|:| Norse |:|













I'd not been in The Saint for a bit, but
they have some nice photo's from
lenscrafter Christina Kernohan entitled
"Gammel Butiken".
They were also playing the Haiku d'etat LP.

Saturday, April 24, 2010

|:| Purple Stuff |:|













Yes.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

|:| Arts |:|













The Glasgow International Festival Of
Visual Art
has some interesting stuff on
including Ray's involvement in Le Drapeau Noir.

|:| Gifted Unlimited Rhymes Universal |:|













R.I.P

Monday, April 19, 2010

|:| Partly |:|













There's some nice wearables and holdables
from some nice contributors over at Part Of It.
It's all for good causes too.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

|:| Bedford Park |:|













Stay frosty.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

|:| Jazz We Got |:|













I have an old book in the collection called
"The Pictorial History Of Jazz" and this
new publication "The Jazz Loft Project"
looks like a nice companion to it.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

|:| Wheels Of Fire |:|













A couple of tasty little skateboarding treats here.
First up, John Rattray in an Es feature "Behind
The Ad
".
Secondly is another video from Aberdeen, proving
how much the park has improved things even more
up there.

Monday, April 12, 2010

|:| Le Zine |:|













Across the pond there is new publications out
from Je Suis Une Bande De Jeunes.

Sunday, April 11, 2010

|:| Art Attack |:|













Slap magazine are running a daily update
of art and work by Mark Gonzales.
Worth a peep.

Friday, April 9, 2010

|:| Multi Task |:|












I'm liking this multi-use matt created by Kyoto
Institute of Technology student Shin Yamashita.

|:| Schallplatte |:|












This new documentary celebrates the joys of
the best musical format, vinyl.
"To Have & To Hold" features a whole of
wax lovers and the trailer is viewable here.

|:| Stealing Things Is A Glorious Occupation |:|












R.I.P

Monday, April 5, 2010

|:| Stylistics #105 |:|













The Way.

|:| Wild West |:|













I just realised they have re-printed "Wild Dayz"
which is a photographic document of Bristol in
the Wild Bunch days. All captured by Beezer.
Well worth a look if you're into seeing how an
early, but defining, Bristol scene was emerging.

Sunday, April 4, 2010

|:| Moonshine |:|













The Moon And Mars is a new online store for
ladies based in Edinburgh but featuring clothes,
accessories and some printed matter from designers
around the world. Point your telescopes this way.

|:| Coated |:|













The latest show over at the Recoat Gallery in Glasgow
features the works of New York based Matt Mignanelli.
"The Paradigm" runs until 3rd May so if you're over
on the West coast have a peek at it.

Thursday, April 1, 2010

|:| SBack On Track |:|













Yes please.