As of Monday, I’m spending a few weeks living my personal dream and travelling around the USA. Starting in Seattle and heading down as far as Los Angeles before making my way back east to visit Austin and Brooklyn amongst other places – it’s safe to say I’m very excited to get out on the… Read More What’s In Your Bag?
It’s no secret thus far in the blog that skateboarding played a huge part in who I am today. It’s not just actually riding around on those four wheels and that plank of wood that has influenced me though, it’s the people in the industry. It’s also not just about what these people do on… Read More Speed Reed: 5 Inspirations from Skateboarding
Decay is defined as the state of decomposition or rotting. In a literal sense, this is undeniably true. But more than just a fading colouration and off-putting stench, decay can also offer us moments of beauty. In the suburbs of my hometown, the mundane and the decaying allow you to find an alluring site. Explore… Read More Suburban Decay
We live in a highly commercial world, everything driven by sales and end results. Outside of the cities, without the flashy electronic billboards exists suburbia – drained and mundane. In its own worn-out and outdated way, there is a level of beauty in the advertising boards and street signs of small towns like Northwich.
It should come as no surprise by now that skateboarding has had a large influencing in shaping me (both metaphorically and literally) into the person I am today. My taste in music, fashion sense, passion for photography and cinema, and my general outlook on life are just a handful of things that have been hugely… Read More Speed Reed: 5 Skate Video Parts That Influenced Me
So I’ve been posting (fairly irregularly) for a little while now and thought it was probably time to introduce myself a little bit. Although I try my best to come across as myself in the way I write the blog posts, doing one of these quizzes never really hurt anyone. So here are 25 questions (including… Read More Reed Between the Lines: An Intro to Oscar
I was going to drop the themes this month and just start drip-feeding the songs I’ve discovered instead. But then I thought “it’s a bit late for that, you’re two months into a themed feature – you can’t go back. Just imagine how fragile you’d look if all two people that read your blog posts… Read More Set The Record Straight: March