Old Skool UK Mags

I was just looking through my “library” of magazines this evening, when it struck me that I now have a new scanner on my desk. The result is a little education for the masses. A bit of rolling history if you will. There have been a number of UK magazines that have come and (mostly) gone over the past decade, but here are the cover shots from the 6 biggest mags since 1996:

Of course there’s going to be a lot of skaters that haven’t even heard of most of these. The reason for that is that most of them started up around ’96 and didn’t last too long. For those who do remember, well done on being as stupid as me and spending the best part of your life on wheels…

Livi Jam

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It’s been a couple of weeks now since the Livi Jam, but I’ve finally got around to sorting the photos. I’m not as happy with this year’s collection but check them out anyway.

Well, Livi Jam was a sick weekend as always. It had a bit of a downer when I found that some of the local chavs (or Scots equivalent) had decided it would be fun to destroy my not-exactly-cheap tent. The fights were interesting for a short time though. Still it was for the most part a good humoured and well attended event. The usual sessions went down with things going a little mental as the drinking started.

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