Illuminated Chronicles: Skateboarding in India Episode 2 (by Levi’s)

Sammy Younan

Girth Radio Presents…

Skateboarding in India Episode 2…go here to check out Episode 1.

So the basic facts: the setting is Bangalore, India. The location is the country’s first free public skatepark.

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Host Haiku In Session With…K.I.D

As inspired by listening to K.I.D’s K.I.D (Kids In Despair) – EP

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Host Haiku In Session With Girth…K.I.D

As inspired by listening to K.I.D’s K.I.D (Kids In Despair) – EP

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Hidden Gem: Freedom Or Death “This Crowded Room”

Still getting personal with the Someone Not There soundtrack, this time Episode #4 “Best Friends.” (You know, I’ve haven’t had a proper best friend, like a proper together taking selfie BFF. Is that strange or normal or hopefully both?)

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Smell Ya Later!

Prologue:
This tale occurred in June 2006 while I was working at a University. You see every graduation, would be held on immaculate grass, with ice cream sandwiches for the happy educated families following the diploma ceremony. Not one to let a sweet Summer day pass–especially with free ice cream, yo–I’d leave my desk to join the festivities. Hey your company has perks these were my perks.

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Illuminated Chronicles: Skateboarding in India Episode 1 (by Levi’s)

Sammy Younan

Girth Radio Presents…

First of all I didn’t know Levi’s did this whole skateboarding thing. Did you? If so you are wiser and cooler than I.

Directed and filmed by Simon Weyhe & Mathias Nyholm…this is inspirational work. I found myself fist pumping often! Everybody involved from the filmmakers to the skaters to Levi’s should get a high five.

To inject a diverse and infectious culture like skateboarding into the rich Indian civilization is powerful. A whole group of youth will discover a unique voice equipped with a liberating perspective. These are the humble building blocks to dissent…not careless teenagers rebel without a cause that anger is fleeting. Rather a genuine and authentic questioning of the dominate culture’s values.

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Host Haiku In Session With Girth…Robyn Dell’Unto

As inspired by listening to Robyn Dell’Unto’s Little Lines

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Host Haiku In Session With…Robyn Dell’Unto

As inspired by listening to Robyn Dell’Unto’s Little Lines

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Hidden Gem: Young Beautiful In A Hurry “Flirting with Disaster”

Young Beautiful In A Hurry have a spectacularly solid track on the Defiance soundtrack. (I’ve never watched the show…or Fallen Skies either of them any good?) Feed your ears some yummy sonic candy…

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Illuminated Chronicles: Drake ~ Jungle

Drake’s short film, Jungle, is now online…directed by Swiss newcomer Karim Huu Do and scored by Drake’s regular producer, 40. Clearly the best way to influence your mythology is clearly to create it:

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