Search Results For: "Skater"
Q & A With Paul Rodriguez Jr.
There is a “Paul Rodriguez” Venn diagram. One circle represents people ages 44 to 104 who hear the name Paul Rodriguez and think of the actor and stand-up comedian; the other represents those under 31 who hear the same name… [ read more ]03/30/11
Not to be overshadowed by a client list that includes Helena Christensen, Orlando Bloom, and Courtney Love, Scott Campbell has become a star in his own right. Campbell forged his own path in the tattoo world; instead of studying under… [ read more ]03/05/11
Q & A With Kyle Turley
Offensive linemen are typically anonymous hunks of muscle and pads who only get recognized for a fleeting moment when they commit a penalty. Kyle Turley was not your typical lineman. By appearance alone he stood out from the rest of… [ read more ]10/11/10
Suddenly, the petite blonde with long, flowing locks bounces up off the couch to proudly display the two star tattoos on her hip. Then, unexpectedly, she lifts up the side of her tank top all the way to the middle… [ read more ]06/07/10
Q & A With Ville Valo
When HIM frontman Ville Valo asked LA Ink’s Kat Von D to tattoo three hedonistic writers on his right forearm—American author Charles Bukowski, French poet Charles Baudelaire, and Finnish novelist Timo K. Mukka—the characters were supposed to represent role models… [ read more ]01/28/10
The Summer X Games are a Roman circus of skateboarding, BMX, and motocross—a four-day orgy of sports that don’t require teams or uniforms. Balls, however, are a must. Deep into the parking lot of L.A.’s Home Depot Center sits Carey… [ read more ]09/29/09
King Of The Road – Mike Vallely
“A lot of pro skaters make a living by shooting a few photos and videos, then sitting on their couches collecting paychecks,” waxes Mike Vallely, one of skateboarding’s most influential and enduring figures. “I was never comfortable with that. I… [ read more ]08/25/09