The Woodward / Playstation Am Jam Tour will hit The Block April 14. The contest will be open to skateboard, bmx and inline ams ages 7 - 18. Registration will be held the day of the contest and the cost is $10 per rider. Winners from each 11 stops of the tour will compete in the finals for $5,000 cash! Go here for more detailed information. The street course will be closed all day April 14.
The pre-sale has begun and more bands have been announced with Killswitch Engage and Chiodos playing the entire tour, Sum 41 playing 8/14-15 and 8/23-25 and Desperation Squad playing the Pomona Show. As a refresher on the bands playing this summer, check out the full band page on warpedtour.com and if your market is not on sale yet you can still register on the Music Today site and purchase your tix once the pre-sale begins for your local show.
AVE, Johnny, Dylan and Angel are back from Austin,Texas where the signing at the Vans store at Barton Creek Mall raised more that $7,000 for local spots to be built. Thanks to all the kids at the signing and at the demo at Mable Davis. Check out the photos of the day off and check back for the video from the trip.
Airing Thursday, March 29, at 9:00 pm Eastern Time (6:00 pm Pacific Time) and telecast three additional times, the newest pro surfer of the Gudauskas lineage, making a run up the WQS, Oâ€™Neill team surfer Tanner Gudauskas is on the show. Adjusting to his first year after turning pro, Tanner has plenty to fill us in on. And, weâ€™ll see how well Tanner really knows his brothers, pro surfers Pat and Dane Gudauskas.
Bucky Lasek is spending the week in Baltimore, MD doing press for the upcoming AST Dew Tour. Baltimore, Bucky's hometown, will host the first stop of this year's AST Dew Tour. In a phone conversation last night Bucky stated that he is ready to defend his 2 year stint at the top of the Dew tours ranks.
The Vans Warped Tour Kick Off Party at the Key Club in West Hollywood is on April 13th and features The Briggs, Meg & Dia, K-OS, The Almost and special guest host Jimmy Mar. This is an all ageâ€™s show and tickets are on sale now for only $10 bucks at ticketmaster.com and at the Key Club box office. If you are going to the show, to RSVP to the show.
UNTITLED features limited edition skateboard decks by Chris Yormick, Shepard Fairley, J Strickland and many others. The show curated by Cey Adam is co-sponsored by Consolidated skateboards. The show kicks off on April 12, check out their site for more info.