Monthly Archives: July 2008

Shepard Fairey Auctions Exclusive HOPE Painting

Shepard Fairey is one of the most revolutionary artists of this time. Always delivering beautiful imagery with a strong political meaning, he never ceases to amaze. The creator of one of the most potent political images in recent history – the OBAMA “HOPE” poster, the image found such immediate resonance with Obama supporters that it […]

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Stream Entire New David Bowie Santa Monica '72 Album

I wrote about the upcoming release of this awesome live Bowie set back in April, and now the goods are out. The album’s mastered at some great audio quality, long guitar solos and way more sic instrumentals, the kind you only get at a live show. If you close your eyes and listen with out […]

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Get Thrashed

Lightyear Entertainment will release of the award-winning and critically acclaimed music documentary “Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal” on September 16, 2008. The film covers the evolution, cultural impact, and musical influence of thrash metal , an extreme form of heavy metal which burst on to the scene in the early-to-mid-1980s. The documentary features […]

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Vox Tour a Commin'

Yo yo, check the Vox near you.  Headin’ out to all you pokies in the Midwest this July 20, get ready to see some serious shredding from the likes of Dan Drehobl, JT Aultz, Justin Strubing, and more! Click flyer for details.

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Maloof Money Cup Photos Day 3 Finals

Here’s the last batch of photos from the Maloof Money Cup! So much money was given away I could smell it! Congrats to all the winners and everyone that skated hard and gave it their all. Until next year …

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Maloof Money Cup Photos Day 2

Check out the shots of what went down at the Maloof Money Cup and the drunken good times at the Etnies party.

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Johnny Rad Fest

Check out this awesome garage, skate punk music festival coming atcha this weekend. If your near the San Diego area come on down to the first annual Johnny Rad Fest. There’s a whole slew of kick ass bands playing: The Spits, The Atoms, The Sess and The Clean Cuts just to name a few. The […]

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What the Fuck is a Bachinsky?

Yes, you read right, the What the Fuck is a Bachinsky DVD has set it’s premiere dates. So get on it! If it ain’t at a shop near you, tell your favorite shop to hook it up and give City Skateboards a call. The world premiere kicks of Friday, June 18 in San Fran with […]

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Maloof Money Cup Photos Day 1

Check out all the photos of the first day of the Maloof Money Cup here. Lots of pros, hotties and more! Catch all of the action from the Maloof Money Cup on CBS, Sunday, July 20, 2008 at noon PST.

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Maloof Money Cup Wrap-up By: Sandra Burciaga

Well after three fun-filled days of intense skating, the Maloof Money Cup has come to an end. Of all the skate competitions and events I’ve been to, the Maloof Money Cup definitely topped the charts for me, as well as for many pro skaters, industry associates, media, and fans. There was an insane display of […]

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