Monthly Archive for January, 2012

Gone Fishing

Monday Cover Vol. 6 Issue 5 - Mark Conahan

Summers, here in the Pacific Northwest, are the perfect time to grab your skate-pole and head out for a bit of relaxation. This week’s Monday Cover skater, Mark Conahan, knows a few good skatin’-holes for catching a bit air, including this quant little spot in Hermiston. Check out a few more pics of Mark reeling away the summer at great Northwest skate spots after the turn.

Congratulations Mark!

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Duty Now for the Future

Monday Cover Vol. 6 Issue 4 - Lance Mountain

Never tips over, stands up on his own and he definitely comes well prepared. Yep, it’s this week’s Monday Cover skater, Lance Mountain, going full frontal in the corner during this year’s Portland Dew Tour stop. A more humble skater you will not find, a true skate ambassador if ever there was one. Check out a few more pics of Lance shredding it up after the turn.

Congratulations Lance!

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What would Chuck do?

Monday Cover Vol. 6 Issue 3 - Xavier Pinard

The lip is where it’s at for Xavier as he judo tail kicks his way onto this week’s Monday Cover. Like Chuck Norris, a man of few words, X lets his skating do the talking. Check out few more pics of X shredding at Pier Park after the turn.

Congratulations Xavier!

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James Williamson on Generation X

James Williamson on Randy Katen's Generation X

Look out honey, ’cause were using technology. We ain’t got time to make no apologies. That’s right, this week’s guest on Generation X is guitarist/songwriter for Iggy & the Stooges, James Williamson. It’s an amazing interview. Be sure to search and destory when the time is right. EPM “runaway son of a nuclear A-bomb” Out!

Featured Guest: James Williamson” of Iggy & the Stooges; Sunday, January 15 @ 5-7pm PST

Listen to Randy Katen's Generation X on KBGA/FM Missoula, Montana

Tuck It!

Monday Cover Vol. 6 Issue 2 - Shawn Reinert

A member of the plastic man clan, this week’s Monday Cover skater, Shawn Reinert, tucks a mean air over the hip at the Bass bowl. If you’ve skated with Shawn, you know he likes to keep a bit of air under his board. Need proof? Check out more pics of Shawn floating about the Northwest along with a bonus video after the turn.

Congratulations Shawn!

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So Long 2011

So Long 2011 @ MC's Bowl on Earth Patrol

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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Perfect Alignment

Monday Cover Vol. 6 Issue 1 - Willis Kimbel

It’s time to start another volume of Monday Covers. Kicking off our sixth year is this week’s Monday Cover skater, Willis Kimbel with a dew-rific frontside ollie. Destroying any and all terrain is Willis’ m.o. Check out more Dew Tour bowl decimation courtesy of Mr. Kimbel after the turn.

Congratulations Willis!

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Sidewalk Surfin’ is Here to Stay

Piccola Pupa - Skateboard on Earth Patrol

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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