While much of REBEL8′s fame seems to come from Mike Giant’s loved tattoo style designs, Hypebeast turn our focus to Joshy D, the CEO of the brand. Joshy D talks about how the brand came up, what happens day to day and where they plan on taking the brand.
Here’s a sneek peek of the intro to Hallelujah featuring Tyler Bledsoe, Taylor Bingaman, Pete Eldridge, Ryan Decenzo, and Torey Pudwill.
The full-length DVD with tons of bonus footage (and includes a one-year subscription to TransWorld) is on sale now. Pick one up here.
With this clever way to promote a new song, Riot !n Paris have made their new film clip an interactive series of YouTube videos. The first video tells a short story, then let’s you decide what you want to happen next. This is an awesome 2010 version of those choose your own adventure books I read as a young buck. Watch the video below and try it out for yourself.
Shock Mansion: We wanted to start off by talking about a passion that we both share…fast cars! You have your foot on all sorts of pedals these days can you fill us in on some of the driving you currently do?
Tanner Foust: I’m competing in the US Formula DRIFT series in a NASCAR-V8 powered Scion TC that puts out about 650 hp. I’m also competing in the European Rallycross series, at X Games and the US Rallycross series driving a 600 hp Ford Fiesta that’s one of the most high-strung cars I’ve ever been in.
For the TV show Battle of the Supercars, I’m behind the wheel of something new every week. Among other things this year, I’ve been in a 500 hp Porsche GT3 RS, a 1000 hp Shelby GT 500 Mustang. I’m not allowed to talk much about Top Gear USA, which we’re filming right now, but as you can imagine on that show I’ll be in everything from a Ferrari to a tricycle.
And then there’s the stunt work which is play time in random everything… it’s not a bad gig!
Shock Mansion: Have you ever been to Australia? If you haven’t, is there a possibility you might come and check out the scene here?
Tanner Foust: I have yet to venture down there but have wanted to visit since I saw my first V-8 Super cars race on TV. Between that, jet boat racing and rally I know it would be hard to leave!
Watch Tanner win gold at X-Games 16 below:
I got sent this link this morning and I must admit, I found myself messing around with tattoo ideas and placements for ages. Such a fun idea and so addictive!
You can check it out by clicking HERE or clicking the images on this post.
Jeremy Geddes, a Melbourne based artist, is the creator of these amazing realistic paintings. Often taking a surreal and anarchist theme, Jeremy’s thought provoking art can require a very close look to catch the attention to detail. See more and buy prints at JeremyGeddesArt.com. More after the jump.
As you may or may not have heard, large chunks of Russia are presently being consumed by wildfires. Here’s footage of what wildfires looks like from the backseat of a car bolting for dear life from the Nizhny Novgorod Oblast village of Tamboles.
Several regions in western and central Russia have declared a state of emergency as forest fires are sweeping over 500 miles of land. More than 1,000 homes have been destroyed and 30 people have tragically lost their lives as Russian authorities scramble to contain the spread.