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Coachella 2009: Who's Going?

The line-up was announced this past weekend and it’s looking damn good! Coachella 2009: are you going? As always there’s already rumors of who the surprise headliner will be, not to say that The Killers aren’t good enough to headline, uh … but Coachella always adds someone big and bad in the end.  Last year […]

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HUGE Blackbox Lay-off

Now that SKATE 2 has dropped and the money is rolling in, EA’s Black Box decided to lay off more that half their staff last week. The recession is cruel and so are corpo giants. From 350 employees down to some 100+. Ouch! Read more about it here.

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NHS Announces Distribution of Flip Skateboards

Whoa! I guess the recession isn’t holding everyone down! NHS distribution acquires Flip skateboards! First Tony Hawk takes full ownership of Birdhouse from Blitz (although they still distribute birdhouse), and now NHS with Flip … hmmm. NHS, one of skateboarding’s largest and most successful manufacturer/distributors, is proud to welcome Flip Skateboards to its brand roster. […]

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