Monthly Archives: May 2012

Emerica Westgate

The Emerica Westgate is a mid-top skateboard shoe with some serious skate heft for serious east-coast style ripping! The spring 2012 season has a vegan colorway! The all canvas upper has lots of layering and a triple stitched toe cap … Continue reading

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Vegan Zombie visits Strong Heart Cafe

The Vegan Zombie hides out at Strong Heart Cafe in Syracuse. I have wanted to visit Strong Heart since it opened but have yet to make it back to Syracuse since Hell-Fest 99′. For an ethical Vegan (from the hardcore … Continue reading

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Fallen Rambler

The Rambler is James Hardy’s new signature skateboard shoe from Fallen. Deceptively clever features make the Rambler look like a low-cut chill out shoe while maintaing some serious board performance. Vegan Skate Blog’s first look review gets up close before … Continue reading

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Brick by Brick

Brick by Brick, block by block taking it all back! The youth immersed in poison… uh…wait no, sorry wrong post. Brick by Brick is a fundraising project that the city of Bethlehem Pennsylvania is currently running to expand the Bethlehem skate … Continue reading

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Snow Crash

Neal Stephenson’s cyberpunk thriller Snow Crash is at the front of my mind every time I head to Los Angeles. The dystopic future where L.A. is its own city state, full of company owned enclaves reminds me of a faster … Continue reading

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Vans La Cripta Dos

Vans La Cripta Dos is a mean skate shoe from none other then Omar Hassan, and like its name suggests this is a dark shoe. The Vegan color way of La Cripta Dos is black canvas with iron colored foxing … Continue reading

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Skateboard Stickers Book

I just picked this book up at Quimby’s Bookstore, here in Chicago. Everyone loves a good sticker collection and this book was a little walk down memory lane for me. The majority of the stickers that I had are long … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Adam Yauch

If you haven’t heard, Adam “MCA” Yauch passed away earlier today. I can’t think of many other groups that had such a long and evolving career with the kind of influence and magic possessed as the, Beastie Boys.  Ill Communication … Continue reading

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DC Spartan Hi TX

DC Spartan Hi TX comes in two exclusive colorways at Zumiez and both are Vegan! You can go with Red, Black, or both. Dust off your Anarchist Flag and your ready for a skateboard revolution against the fascist police. The … Continue reading

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Alien Workshop Jake Johnson Pro Deck

Alien Workshop’s Jake Johnson recently became pro. This his first pro model deck and I am super excited to pickup one up for several reasons. AWS $54.99 First of which, is the art. The futurist geometric style of AWS have … Continue reading

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