To build a little momentum around the release we had No_4mat pick some of his favorite lofi / electronic tracks from skate videos that have shaped his sound as a producer over the years and mix ’em together.
And so you aren’t just staring at a black screen while the 40 minute mix plays, we overlaid some footage from early Tampa Pro contests – courtesy of 411VM – for you to play in the “mellow” room of a party or sink into your couch to. Consider this mix dedicated to simpler times.
If you like any of the shit mentioned above peep his new album on via Spotify or whatever other streaming service you use, and if you’re a vinyl nerd, secure a copy of the physical release here while they last.
WILL TIKTOK BE THE NEW HOME FOR SKATEBOARDING ON THE INTERNET?
We called up some "skate TikTokers" to find out what they've learned and seen so far.
PLOTTING THE LIFECYCLE OF A TRENDY TRICK
"Pressure flips are cool again. Actually, their second act has lasted longer than their first did."
CHECKING OUT A HIDDEN DIY FINGERBOARD PARK IN QUEENS
When we heard about a mysterious concrete fingerboard park hiding in Brooklyn, we knew we had to go find it.
WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON WITH ILLEGAL CIV?
The Illegal Civ stuff feels like an ongoing soap opera, so to air out any confusion we talked to a few key characters.
INSIDE THE 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY OF EMERICA’S “THIS IS SKATEBOARDING”
We stopped by to pay our respects and see if we could squeeze a few stories out of the crew.