Spotlight: Good Songs, Good Shred

Skateboarding and music have been pals for decades, introducing both riders and bands to rest of us and probably each other as well. Things have gotten a lot fancier since the VHS days for both industries, but skate videos will never die. Here are some recent combinations of good song and good shred.

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Al Lover: Austin Psych Fest 2012 Mixtape

The line up for 2012′s Austin Psych Fest makes their way onto a mixtape from Al Lover. Brian Jonestown, The Black Angels, Wooden Shjips, Moon Duo and all manner of other psychedelic, droned-out, reverbed goodness.

Austin Psych Fest 2012 Lineup

The fifth annual Austin Psych Fest is on it’s way. April 27th – 29th, this year features The Black Angels, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Black Lips, Wooden Shjips, Lotus Plaza, Pure X, Ringo Deathstarr, Moon Duo, Woods, Prince Rama and the list keeps growing.

Spotlight: The Art of Live Footage

A couple weeks ago we looked at videos made of found footage collages. Now, let’s look at videos where the band is live; front and center, and the videographers are producing so much more than the grainy concert footage you occasionally screen, wincing all the while.