Skateboarder

Black Label / Jokers Go Skate Day video



Black Label Skateboards along with Jokers Skate Shop put on a Go Skateboarding Day Junk Jam in Huntington Beach, Ca. There were tons of kids skating whatever they could bring and John Lucero manned the grill for free hotdogs all day! Featuring Chris Troy, Jake Reuter, Franky Villani, the Rip N’ Drip crew, Jim Gagne, and Josh Mattson. With appearances by Tyler Mumma, Ed Templeton, Per Welinder, and Wee Man.

Tuesday 25 with Peter Watkins



Here is a quick interview with Pete from Skateboarder Magazine.

Frontside 5-0 Through the Corner
Photo: Garric Ray

1. Go-to-trick:
Maybe a powerslide if i’m lucky. I fall a lot.

2. Warm up spot: 
Slappy curb & some good flatground

3. John Lucero memory:
On a Back in Black premier trip in Portland, Lucero, Mumford & myself had just landed & were in search of a bar. We were waiting for Chet to show up & were all pretty unfamiliar with the area. We stopped by a pizza joint & asked were we could get some beverages, they told us to head two blocks down the street. Stark St… . John ordered a margerita & Matt made a joke about the photo’s on the wall (all half nude men). After a quick sip & a brief look around John light heartedly stated, “Uh, think this is a dude bar.” We finished our drinks on the patio noticing the name of the place was Starky’s.  I’m sure the pizza shop employees had a good laugh about that one. Continue reading

Peter Watkins in the new Skateboarder

Peter Watkins with a big board slide on a 2 page spread.

Vince Del Valle 2 Page Adidas ad

Opened up my new Skateboarder to find a 2 page spread by Adidas featuring Vinny. Nice!

Lucero Raiders of the Archives 4


The man, the legend and Black Label owner John Lucero lets us dig around his office and warehouse for this Raiders of the Archives part 4 of 4.

@patrick_ryan 🔥Losi Action! Photo @chrisclicksdigital @blacklabelskates
🔥Vince DelValle, Backside Boneless off the diving board, while Mumma goes full Hippie Burnout! This Great photo was shot, by The Great Joe Hammeke🖤 @ham_n_cheese @instavinnie @cowboywithlazerbeams  Phoenix Am Flashback @blacklabelskates