Skinnie Magazine Issue 128 - April/May 2013

  • View

  • Download

Embed Size (px)



Text of Skinnie Magazine Issue 128 - April/May 2013


  • THErundown

  • p.018


  • p.014



    CONSUMABLESTax Season Can be Great!

    AMERICAN HARDCOREThe Rise and Fall of SoCal Punk


    SHE & HIMDo It Again

    SKINNIE GIRLSuzanne Stokes


    SKINNIESCENEThe Rundown On What You Missed








    THErundown ISSUE128 APRIL/MAY2013

  • p.044


    THErundown ISSUE128 APRIL/MAY2013



  • APR/MAY 2013 J ISSUE NUMbER 128


    PUBLISHERSJimmy Clinton and George Giordano


    EDITORIALEditor-in-ChiEf Jimmy Clinton

    Contributing WritErs Jasen T. Davis, Alex Mendoza, Eric Bonholtzer, Katie Evans, Kristie Bertucci, Patrick Douglas,

    Lacy Ottenson, Elysia McMahan, MM Zonoozy

    For editorial submissions, email


    ART & DESIGNart dEpartmEnt Morgan Desmond


    PHOTOGRAPHYContributing photographErs Michael Vincent, Alan Rivera,

    Sean Myers, Joanna Miriam, Wil Marques,Damian Tsutsumida, Genevieve Davis,

    Karen Curley, Harmony Gerber,Edison Graff, Timothy Sheppard, Erik Faiivae,

    Christian Sosa, Cody BlackTammy Rapp, Todd Scheuerell


    SALES & MARkETINGmarkEting dirECtor Jason Zahler

    advErtising Matt Lee, Jose Lanza, Julius Lopez and Ariel Mendoza

    For all sales inquiries email


    ADMINISTRATIvEWEbmastEr House Of Designs

    onlinE Editor Morgan DesmondContributing staff Angela Jugon

    Raquel Lopez, Cynthia De Los Santosand Ryan Mercer


    FASHIONfashion dirECtor Michelle Ngo

    fashion Coordinators Linh Duong


    SUBSCRIBERS If the post office alerts us that your magazine is

    undeliverable, we have no further obligation unless we receive a corrected address within two years.

    LEGAL DISCLAIMERThe content in this magazine is for entertainment andintended for mature audiences only. Advertisers are responsible for their ads placed in the magazine. Skinnie Magazine is not responsible for any actions taken by their readers. We may occasionally use images placed in public domain. Sometimes, it is not possible to identify and/or contact the copyright holder, if you claim ownership of something weve published, we will gladly make a proper acknowledgement. Skinnie Magazine does not share opinions and/ or views stated by the writers and or photographers. Some of the content published may be of a mature nature; we do not, in any way, condone underage drinking or any other illegal activity. All submissions become property of Skinnie Magazine, be it text, photos, art, etc.

    Skinnie Entertainment MagazineAll Rights Reserved. 0




  • CONSUMables

    dC x se PK ripper Fixed Gear bikeDC teamed up with SE Bikes to launch a collaborative bike that will only see 2,500 roll off the assembly line worldwide. The new fixed gear bike design details are directly inspired from the classic PK Ripper BMX bike, complete with Floval tubing, Landing Gear fork and Looptail rear end it does have a very vintage look and feel which will resonate with the pedal snobs. The bike marks the companies first joint venture since their 30 Years of Radness effort in 2007. $$$

    IGGY PoP ThrobbleheadThe latest from Aggronautix in a line of punk themed bobbleheads that follow the likes of Keith Morris (Circle Jerks), Milo (Descendents), GG Allin, and even Wendy O. Williams (Plasmatics) comes the one and only IGGY POP. There were only 1000 of these 7 inch plastic masterpieces crafted so if you happen to get your hands on one, its golden. Check it out today! $25

    beaCon audIo - PhoenixThere are a ton of Bluetooth speakers on the market but there are very few that knock like this. Boasting a range of some 35 plus feet and the easiest push button pairing with your smartphone or other Bluetooth enabled device, the sheer volume of the Phoenix is impressive enough, but the range of highs, mids, and lows make this one stand out head and shoulders above the rest. With strong battery life and killer colorways, this is a must have. $99

    iPhone Pocket ProJeCTorRmemeber those big clunky, expensive projectors people used to set up in their living rooms and backyards? Not anymore. Brookstone has a rad product that you literally dock your iPhone onto and boom instant projector onto any surface. Boastina 15 lumen projector lamp and native display resolution at 640x360 means you can project an image 50 with clarity. Perfect for on the go presentations or boredom. $229

    MIsHKa X sPraYGround backpackDesigned by frequent Mishka collaborator Lamour Supreme, there are a few features to this backpack that make it additionally cool. You have your standard 17 laptop compartment and the water resistant shell, but you also have a killer velour compartment for your sunglasses and a hidden stash compartment for other things you may need to throw in the bag from time to time. Plus, the shit looks rad, Cmon. $60

    oPTIC reMIX eYewearFor Southern California based Optic Remix, the aim is simple. Fresh lenses, for every budget. Cool collabs and limited edition junk are all just ways to get you to come out the pocket more. The guys at OR have hundreds on stylish eyewear designs that cost a FRACTION of the price of their competitors. From the Run DMC signature series to the timeless Wayfarers, a $20 spot might get you two pair. That is down right unheard of. $

    Iron MaIden The First 8 albumsAll eight of these masterpieces of heavy metal were released in the 1980s. To commemorate Iron Maiden being fucking rad, the band is releasing limited edition picture vinyl of each IRON MAIDEN / KILLERS / THE NUMBER OF THE BEAST / PIECE OF MIND / POWERSLAVE / LIVE AFTER DEATH / SOMEWHERE IN TIME / SEVENTH SON OF A SEVENTH SON. Its important we teach the kids of this earth what good music is. $$$

    8 evernote smart notebook by MoleskinAre we talking about a notebook here? Like papper and pens notebook? Kinda. Moleskin teamed up with Evernote to create a custom notebook that works with Evernote IOS software to turn your notes into digital, searchable text. Yup, your sociology notes or doodles can now be scanned with the Evernote software on these special pages that work hand in hand with the smartphone your applocation is on. $

    Tax Season Can Be A Great Thing...



  • 8

  • 0


    aMerICan HardCoreAn Interview with Author Steven Blush Words By Jasen T. Davis

    Stanley Blush is the author of American Hardcore, a book that chronicles the rise and fall of the hardcore punk scene in Southern California from 1980-1986. The books was used as a basis for a documentary of the same name directed by Paul Rachman, featuring interviews and live concert

    footage of legendary punk bands like Black Flag, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bad Brains, Circle Jerks and Minor Threat.

    70s punk hit America, splattering itself all over the place, energizing the youth and leaving the rest of the country with the feeling that something awful had just happened. When punk came back for another infection, SoCal youth was ready, creating a genre that scared the mainstream me