Friday, May 30, 2008

Mumble Magazine & Michael Leon

Mumble just put up a short interview catching up with what Michael Leon has been doing recently, worth a read. Check out the rest of Mumble too, Bob K has some great content over that way.

French In His Pants

Maybe more frightening than some of his art...speaking of which, check French's interview that just went up on the Crossfire website which also includes a bunch of his new work. Good stuff.

Thursday, May 29, 2008

DIO - Holy Diver

Go buy this record............

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Document + 1/Slam Party

Those boys are putting on another party - get on down . . .

Check For mo shizzle.

Bram in Lowcard

Bram's hotshots interview just went up on the Lowcard website, funny, interesting stuff and loads of sick photos from SF, including this one of Karma killing it. It's well worth checking out.

Tuesday, May 27, 2008


Norway's Espen Stokke (had a sick Tweaker Folio a while back) has uploaded some new photos to, if you haven't had a look on there before be sure to check every photo out, so much good stuff.

Cut 'n Paste

Remember a while back we ran a short feature on the Italian video which was then soon to be released called Cut 'n Paste? We recently got a copy sent over and it's sick. Turns out if you sign up to the Zombies website mailing list you can download the whole video for free and you get entered in a competition to win loot. Check the Zombies site for more details, the trailer and the link to download the vid.

Friday, May 23, 2008

Crossfire know how to put on a good party.

Tuesday, May 20, 2008


Adam Mondon and Dave Underwood have a decade of skate video production under their collective belts with the Meathead Films moniker and now their early videos from the late 90s and early 00s are available on DVD. The DVD includes, Grow Up, Ex-Rental, Hoax Promo and a new video comprising of unseen old footage called Scene It plus a load of extras. If you can't get enough of Frank Stephens, Channon King, Chewy Cannon and the rest of north Essex and Suffolk heavy weights you need this on your shelf. Only £6 too, bargain! Check the Meatheads site for more details and the all important PayPal button to get yours.

Takahiro Morita

With well over a decade of skate video production under his belt Takahiro Morita is set to release his new video real soon. His earlier Far East Skate Network skate videos were highly praised underground VHS hits for a long time and he spent a fair bit of time in the UK a few years back filming too. Anyway, props to YWS crew for the nod in the right direction and here is the trailer to wake up your Tuesday morning, it's the dictionary definition of 'banging':

Friday, May 16, 2008

How We Live

Photographer and regular Tweaker contributor Bram De Martelaere just uploaded another episode of his 'How We Live' videos, this one is a collection of his recent San Francisco adventures. We'll be running some more of Bram's sick photos soon and Low Card are in the process of doing an interview with the Belgian shutterbug too, ruling hard.

Tweaker Zine Update

In this update we got:
Welcome: Reasons - I list out some weak excuses for not going for a roll.
Never Forever Film: Russell Cowling - an interview with the man behind the lens / laptop / beer.
French Oval Remix - get sneek peek of the board French designed for Real.
Folio: Alex Maw - Alexoner steps up with some cracking pics.
PWWBC - we got their video too!
St Ockwell - Tweaker tests the new stockwell (no its not yet open)
Randomised - Just the last two covers


Don't forget we are always on the look out for contributions in any form.

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Tim Brauch Doco

Hard to believe it's getting on for 10 years since skateboarding lost the energy and positivity that was embodied in Tim Brauch. To celebrate his life a documentary is in production, entitled 'Beans', that will be released next year documenting his life and skateboarding. Time to dig out the Este shirt in memory.

Check the rough trailer:

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Mike Anderson Gnarl

New guy on eS, check the gnarl:

Kitsch Skateboards

Always been a bit of a fan of Kitsch Skateboards, a small board company out of British Columbia, Canada. The team consists of some serious rippers like Jesse Booi, Aaron Johnson, Cory Wilson, Bradley Sheppard, Mike Hastie and the mighty Geoff Dermer.

The team recently went on a Spanish and Portuguese odyssey, check the video:

Never Forever for Sale

You can now buy Monster Networks Never Forever from their site - go buy it it is only £5!

Monday, May 12, 2008

Tay Hut

The might Dordsman and Big Stu, currently have an exhibition on at unit 13 skate park in Belfast. If you are there check it out.

Free Pegasus

Brian Lotti's second directorial project (after 1st and Hope) entitled Free Pegasus will be available at the start of June. The film is set in Barcelona and features Cooper Wilt, Clint Peterson, Daniel Lebron, Luy Pa Sin, Justin Strubing, Thibaud Fradin, Jesus Fernandez and many other skaters. All that wrapped up with what will be a great soundtrack including Beirut and Akron Family...going to be a winner. Have a look at for more details and check out the trailer:

Friday, May 9, 2008

Best Little Mini-ramp in Essex

Sadly no Dolly but if you want to skate a legendary little miniramp in Essex then you can't go far wrong. Check out Switch Skateshop in Leigh while you are down that way too

Wednesday, May 7, 2008

the here and now /// much to answer for, much to give

We will be getting our jazz on at this - should be good - French has got some shit in there, Road Kill have, as well as a bunch of other dudes. Our favourite South African Grinch is involved . . .

Thursday, May 1, 2008

French's Birthday BBQ & Skate Session