Started From the T.F. Now We (Still) Here

April 29th, 2013 | 5:02 am | Daily News | 8 Comments

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QS shirts have been spotted in some odd locations: “Holi Thirteen” by Brandon Kuzma. (P.S. If you’re still trying to get an early order in, e-mail quartersnacks [at] gmail, though quantities remain limited. Otherwise, our webstore will re-open in June with new product. Supreme New York and Exit Skateshop in Philadelphia also have them in stock.)

Don’t you guys miss when the Green Diamond was more #street? :(

These guys are still mad street.

The French blog, Café Créme, has a new interview with Quim Cardona. His 2011 Chrome Ball interview goes deeper on some of the topics they discuss though.

The Wall Street Velvet Rope Bail. Worth watching two or ten times.

NY Skateboarding rounded up New York-related bits from recent magazines, which include the photo side of Adidas’ New York barge last year and Walker Ryan’s insane trick at the Courthouse.

Black Dave has a “First Try Fridays” segment with Eric Koston over on the Berrics.

The new Cliché video, Bon Voyage, is out on iTunes today, and most shops have the DVD in stock. The video is what you expect (though a bit less European given some recent roster additions), including a solid part from every grown-up’s favorite skateboarder, Lucas Puig. The line he does at Pulaski Park is likely the best line you’ll see all year (seeing pros just do a simple, not-Torey-Pudwills-long backside tailslide on a ledge is awesome, especially in 2013.) Also, “Best Line of 2012” title holder, Pete Eldridge, continues to skate with cigarettes and has a solid shared part with J.B. Gillet. If anyone at Cliché is interested in producing an American rap re-edit of Puig’s part, we’re all ears.

#Art Updates: 1) Jeremy Elkin put together a video of Jahmal Williams’ recent Hopps installation at Labor Skateshop. 2) “Eastern Suns,” an art thing which features Jahmal, Dan Drehobl, Bosco, 30 Pack Pat, and others will have an opening reception at Da Fish on Sunday, May 5th at 7 P.M. Flyer here.

Trife Moronic Look of the Week: They actually knobbed this “sculpture” on Houston and Broadway.

QS Sports Desk Play of the Week: Nate Robinson (yes, Nate Robinson) came one point shy of Michael Jordan’s record for post points in a playoff quarter in a triple overtime win over the Nets on Saturday. Is Nets gear 80% off everywhere yet?

Quote of the Week: “We went to Tompkins but they had that dumb sport going on.” — Kadeem, referring to street hockey

How insane is it that the President of the United States walked out to DJ Khaled as intro music?

8 Comments

Comment by Where My Killa Tape At?
  • Cotton Candy Snackman tees are a must.

    April 29, 2013 @ 8:58 am
  • Comment by clem
  • Jeremy Elkin actually did that Jahmal/Hopps install clip

    April 29, 2013 @ 11:52 am
  • Comment by Snack
  • Fixed.

    April 29, 2013 @ 1:52 pm
  • Comment by the trapper keeper
  • Nate Robinson.

    April 29, 2013 @ 2:00 pm
  • Comment by callyougayonhot97
  • man, that Cliché video has some horendous music in it. JB might have trick of the year with that backside feeble backside exit the akward way though. #spoileralert

    April 29, 2013 @ 3:54 pm
  • Comment by jeff
  • should be talking about the deathwish video.

    April 30, 2013 @ 12:05 am
  • Comment by Philosopher
  • Maybe Zoo York has a chance with those Ams and Westgate; not sure why they can’t make smart moves in general; they’ve kept RB that’s good, but isn’t this the second time around where the dudes who made the team ill got laterd?

    April 30, 2013 @ 2:38 pm
  • Comment by Fade
  • CLINT WALKER……..

    May 1, 2013 @ 3:13 am
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