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Bro Style: BROTO Show

Good times and good vibes are exactly what you would expect from a Bro Style photo show and they provided plenty of that, along with free beer from Lagunitas. The gallery walls were filled with photos from team riders and their bros and as the clock struck 6 o’clock the gallery was flooded with people eager to take in the music. Girl Tears got the crowd going and even though Leo Romero was slightly handicap’d he and the rest of Travesura put on a great performance as always. Frontman Josh Harmony alongside Grant Hatfield ended the night with a bang letting you know how awesome their band Freckles really is.

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ABC Hat Co Now at Active

ABC Hat Co is a new offering from Andrew Reynolds, Marc Johnson, and Atiba Jefferson. These legends have finally created hats that are as comfortable as they are aesthetically pleasing. ABC has a lot of heavy hitters repping their hats so you know they must be good! We are proud to now be carrying this rad brand.

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RECAP: Tino Razo’s Party In The Back Book Launch & Exhibition

It was LAABF weekend so lots of art shows were going on at night. Tino Razo had a book launch & photo show one of the nights, a gallery filled tons of epic photos of backyard pools & skateboarding. Here are a couple photos I took on my film camera from that night. Make sure to get yourself a copy of his book!

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RECAP: Atiba & Ako’s Last Night

Last Night was a secret show that the Jefferson bro’s Atiba & Ako were putting together. I didn’t know who was playing and found out the day of that it was Explosions In the Sky, Future Islands, & Animal Collective headlining among other cult acts. Last Night Ruled! Shout out to Bucky & Katie for the invite :)

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JENKEM: Lucas Beaufort’s “Devoted” Documentary Teaser

Is print really dead? The question we’ve been asking since the digital age takeover. Lucas Beaufort digs real deep in this documentary called “Devoted” bringing in all the OG skateboarding heads with their take on the issue. Watch this teaser for the film scheduled to release in June 2017. Be sure to also check out his interview on Jenkem’s website.

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Jacob Messex “JUST SKATING” Photo Show @ Kingswell

My homie Jacob Messex had a photo show held at KINGSWELL in Los Feliz. A good formula for a good skateboarding photo is having the right lighting + angle + skateboarder + photographer. Jacob nails it all. Peep his photos and some photos from the opening night.

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