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Damon Franklin: The Tehachapi Beast Interview

Posted in Exclusive Interviews, Hear It From..., Support Rollerblading, Up & Coming All-Star with tags , , , , on April 5, 2015 by lordbrian

(All screenshots taken from Damon Franklin’s 2015 Edit by Erick Rodriguez)
Since the time Damon Franklin and I began drafting up this interview late last year things have changed for the better. He went from Xsjado to USD…he just dropped a great edit with Erick Rodriguez showcasing his street skills…and he is traveling much more to blade as much as possible thus increasing his exposure. Instead of scrapping the interview and starting over we decided to keep some of the old and mix it with the new. The result is a look into the mind of a young blader with a hunger for progression.
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Up & Coming All-Star: Pablo Munoz

Posted in Up & Coming All-Star with tags , on February 3, 2013 by lordbrian

Photo by Anthony Soto
Full Name: Pablo Munoz
Representing: Washington Heights
Age: 17
Years Skating: Almost 4 (started January 30 2009)
Skates:Razor Aragon 4’s
Frames: Kizer frames
Sponsors: My mom … just kidding NO SPONSORS.

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Sam DeAngelis: The SLDean Interview

Posted in Exclusive Interviews, Hear It From..., RESPECT, Respect Due, Up & Coming All-Star with tags , , , , , , on September 2, 2012 by lordbrian

At a time when I was going through a personal dark period without a pair of blades to call my own, Sam reached out to me offering me blades not even knowing me all that well. That is a testimony to his generous character. While working on this interview I learned a lot about Sam DeAngelis through his detailed answers making this one of my favorite interviews that I have ever done for ShutupandSKATE. He definitely deserves all the exposure that is coming his way and I would like to wish him the best on his current trip to Africa with the Spine Africa Project.

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Lil Brian’s Day Of Play: Coleman Skatepark

Posted in LB-CAM Pics, My Ramblings, Sessions, Skate Spots, Support Rollerblading, Up & Coming All-Star with tags , , , on July 22, 2012 by lordbrian

I woke up to a beautiful NYC day filled with sunshine, light clouds and most importantly no humidity! So, once my son woke up I took him out for a day of play with his skates. We ended up going to Coleman Skatepark and here are a baker’s dozen worth of pics chronicling our day.

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Forget Blading…Here’s Some Dating Advice From My Son Brian Jr.

Posted in Exclusive Interviews, Hear It From..., My Ramblings, Up & Coming All-Star with tags , , , , on February 16, 2012 by lordbrian

My son made his Youtube debut on the Dave & Ethan Online Comedy Show. They asked him advice about women and he gave answers that only a 4 year old can. He started a movement with a simple suggestion…”The Slide” haha. The whole video is pretty funny so enjoy.

Dating Advice From Kids With Dave & Ethan
My son’s mini segment starts at 1:44

Inspirational 10 Year Old Kamonluck Kanisthanon

Posted in Support Rollerblading, Up & Coming All-Star with tags on December 6, 2010 by lordbrian

          This is her October 2010 Practice Edit. This is the feel good edit of the year I swear.

Up & Coming All-Star: RAY GERENA

Posted in Up & Coming All-Star with tags on November 12, 2010 by lordbrian

Raymond Gerena
Representing: Perth Amboy, New Jersey (AMboys)
Age: 17
Years Skating: 4
Skates: Xsjado Basic 2’s
Frames: Featherlite 2’s
Wheels: 4×4 Brian Shima
Sponsors: None

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