Benjamin Deberdt knows skateboarding like the back of his hands. According to the La Lettre and A5 fanzines, Sugar and KingPin and Pause*; his new project is multimedia and called Live. Be sure to catch it!
DVNO is of course the voice of the title of Justice of the same name and the first part of their concert tour this year. But this musician, producer, composer, or even DJ, has also always been passionate about skateboarding. A passion he shares with his childhood neighbours, DJ Pone with whom he founded the Scenario Rock group, or Benjamin Deberdt with whom he collaborates on the magazine Live.
American photographer, Patrick O'Dell reveals his documentary style during his years as a young skateboarder emigrated to San Francisco. He ends up working for Thrasher magazine, before moving to New York and Vice magazine for which he developed the program the most watched on VBS.TV, epicly Later'd, who painted the portrait of iconic skateboarders (this summer : Eric Koston). In addition, Patrick has made clips for Morrissey, Panda Bear, No Age, Wavves, or Appaloosa, but he also participated in the retrospective "Spike Jonze: 80 years" organized at MOMA.
Dan Magee, it's primarily the brain behind Blueprint - http://www.blueprintskateboards.com - Vidéaste, graphiste, team-manager, mentor, papa poule, baby-sitter, il a tout consacré pour lui donner une reconnaissance mondiale. Et il a réussi. L'oeil avisé, le regard malicieux, et une quinzaine d'années à filmer ses teammates lui donne un caractère tout à fait spécial en tant que quatrième membre du jury. Révisez vos classiques, et pourquoi pas commencer par Lost & Found.
We should not have to introduce Lance Mountain: he was a partner of Tony Hawk and Steve Caballero in the Bones Brigade, live wire in the Powell-Peralta movies, big boss of the brand The Firm, host of several episodes for 411 Video Magazine, compulsive collector of objects related to skateboarding, musician on Sunday, artist on Monday, Yvette's husband, and Lance Junior's father. At 48, Mr. Mountain is more active than ever, riding concrete bowls, pro for Flip, Nike SB ambassador, and always an inveterate prankster ...
Curated by renowned DJs and taste makers ORGASMIC and TEKI LATEX, (from pioneer electronic hip hop outfit TTC -TEKI also happens to be one of the founders of Institubes), Sound Pellegrino has quickly established itself as one of the labels to reckon with, releasing singles by Zombie Disco Squad, Renaissance Man, Harvard Bass, Momma's Boy, L-VIS 1990, Para One, Gucci Vump, Douster, Joakim & Bambounou, Surkin & Todd Edwards (amongst others).
When DVNO meets Hugo Campan and Reda Taoussi, it's explosive. Two generations, two ways of life. DVNO is a one man band crooner, flirting with pop and electronic music, rap, punk and many more styles. He's the man behind the international Justice's eponym single, remember the psychedelic music video. Skater from the 90's, he knows about the golden age, DVNO will launch beats and breaks during an exclusive shocking editing from the young guns from Toulouse city. Hugo is able to skate, got a crazy Tumblr, can take pictures and edit videos of his crew. He's the king of bling bling gif and he rules trap music. Reda is one of the infamous twins, his bro Amine always got his back, he can rips spots or doing some jerk tricks. a$treetgang$tavi$ion the name of their click. Crazy ass mix for an epileptic montage, even Aztecs couldn't imagine that…
The Nozbone Benchmark Contest is the rendez-vous of the parisians skaterboaders, and will happen sunday, september 23rd, around noon, at Diderot University (a.k.a esplanade Pierre Vidal-Nacquet). Like every year, competitors should do tricks on benches and four specials obstacles, in front of a terrible jury, which is Jon Monié, Franck Barattiero and Fabrice 'Bamak' Delanous. The place to be for skate, music, chill and friendship…
Screenings of the winning films and introduction of the Parisii project
The Parisii teaser video project will be released at the awards ceremony in the presence of the jury (Benjamin Deberdt, DVNO, Patrick O'Dell, Dan Magee, and Lance Mountain), after the screening of the winning films. Parisii, it's first two videographers with a common idea: show spots of Paris through its 20 districts. Each month a district will be highlighted on the website Live Skateboard Media. A new point of view on the capital, thought, filmed and edited by Olivier Fanchon and Greg Dezecot. Parisii is produced by Live Skateboard Media and supported by Nike.
10 YEARS NIKE SB CELEBRATING HERITAGE, INNOVATION, CREATIVITY AND A UNIQUE TEAM.
An exclusive exhibition going through 10 years of Nike SB will feature saturday, september 22nd, from 3 pm to 7 pm, at Nike Stadium Paris. You should find out dedicated and charismatics skateboarders, lots of photographs, movies, ads, technologies and, of course, mythic shoes : from the first Jordan to the last Eric Koston promodel, they definitely had a strong influence in its time. The exhibition is a collaboration with Made For Skate and the Museum of skateboard history and culture of Stuttgart. A unique event, come to The Video Days to see it!