Are you looking to put your skate karma back in balance? Well, tomorrow, Saturday April 21st, presents at least two of these opportunities. First up is the annual clean up at Pier Park from 9am-1pm. Come on out and help spruce up the first skatepark built as part of Portland’s 19 skatepark plan. Next up on the skate karma tour is a benefit for the Brooklyn Street skate spot at Plan B. The festivities kick-off at 8pm and it’s sure to put your skate zen in perfect alignment. Check out all the details on the fliers after the turn. EPM “reaching skate enlightenment” Out!
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Well, you’ll need $8 bucks as well to drink some of that free beer in support of a benefit for the Brooklyn Street Skate Spot. The money goes to the skate spot and the beer, well it goes into your stomach and enters your blood stream. So head on over to Commonwealth tomorrow night for the festivities. Check out the flier after the turn. EPM “skate beer goggles, check” Out!
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Get it? Well, while you think about it, be sure to head over to Commonwealth this Friday, Feb. 3rd, for their February art show. Featured are paintings by Dee Clark along with special skate sculptures by Amber Camgilose. Not only can you enhance your cultural quotient, you can shred the ‘wealth for five bucks. Check out all the details on the flyer after the turn. EPM “will take a little coffee with Dee’s art” Out!
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Here’s how we rang in the new year with a low-key session at MC’s bowl. It’s a short video shot, edited and produced entirely on an iPhone. An Olloclip fisheye lens attached to the phone along with the 8mm app and iMovie app was all that was required. So if your looking for an econo video editing suite, this just might fit the bill. EPM “no computers were harmed in the making of this video” Out!
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Happy New Year! And to get the skate year started, check out Piccola Pupa singing about skateboards after the turn. EPM “standing on the board, the board is on the wheels, the wheels are on the ground, zooming round and round, skateboard” Out!
Thanks to K.C. for the tip.
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… 48 of them to be exact. Check out Mason Merlino getting his frontside blunt warm-ups out of the way during Lifeblood team practice at FOB DoS. Count them for yourself after the turn. Thanks BK for the heads-up.
Photo: Mason Merlino @ Tigard by Bryce Kanights
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Enter the circle of Lifeblood Skateboards and their latest media blitz a la: We Must Bleed. Chock full of Northwest shredding; this one is sure to get your skate blood pressure up to manimal levels. Check it out after the turn. EPM “lexicon devil” Out!
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If you dig art and skateboarding, Commonwealth is the place to be this Friday and Saturday evening. Friday, that’s tonight, is the art opening of Endless Scummer, photography by Joe Hammeke. On Saturday, that’s tomorrow night, Lifeblood Skateboards brings the weekend to a crescendo with the premier of their latest skate video, We Must Bleed. Get all the details on the fliers along with some bonus video after the turn. EPM “bleeding art” Out!
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How can this not put a smile on your face? For a mere 50 Euros, about $71 US dollars, you can sponsor Ffej’s trip to the Malmo Vert Attack 6. Want to know more? Check out the flier after the turn. EPM “count us in” Out!
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Interested in a little 411 on Lifeblood Skateboards? Well, the folks over at Fuel TV took a trip to Unheard Skate Supply corporate HQ and Brooklyn Street Skate Spot in search of answers. Check out BK and the boys after the turn along with a full frame pic of Mason getting down during this year’s Portland Dew Tour. EPM “Johnny Turgesen ripping” Out!
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