Real Life Renegade, Andy Leyba

Real Life Renegade, Andy Leyba
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“I’m a cutter, that’s why they call me Scratch,” Leyba let me know. Andy has a rich history of violent, aggressive, drunk behavior that has kept him in jail for the better part of the past decade. 
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Snug Life: The Jared Smith Story

Snug Life: The Jared Smith Story
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“He’s a swindler, a shyster, a cynical bastard.” “I would be fucked without him.” 28-year-old Jared Smith, more commonly known by the nickname Snuggles, has been pushing around the skate scene for more than 15 years. It all started for him back in Lawrenceville, Georgia. By the time he was 13, his mind was made––he ­would either fulfill a career as a skateboarder or produce the artwork on the bottom of the boards. … read more

Hyrum Summerhays

Hyrum Summerhays
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SLUG: What is Audio Space setup like? 
Summerhays: You know the scene on Back to the Future with the giant guitar amp?  It’s kind of like that. … read more

Jud Powell

Jud Powell
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When an average person walks into a room, they don’t think about how it could potentially be set up for proper sound diffusion, if the space has adequate reverberation time for the size of the ambient and/or if it is provided with low levels of reflection. Jud Powell can’t help but think about all of these factors and more. … read more

Damn Hell Ass Kings

Damn Hell Ass Kings
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We wallowed in gluttony, consuming everything we desired. For the night, this was our kingdom, this was our land. We lived like kings: damn hell-ass kings.  … read more

Product Reviews – October 2009

Product Reviews – October 2009

Reviews of products from FRESH, Bacon, Zagg, Keen Footwear, Tagur and The Shred Sled. Check It! … read more

Gaza: Shouting from Soapbox Tops

Gaza: Shouting from Soapbox Tops
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Gaza is not an “anti-“ band. Anti-religion or anti-Mormon, anti-meat or anti-you, Gaza is more about things than against them. … read more