Thursday, June 18, 2015

FOUNDATION SKATEBOARDS - LIMITED EDITION COREY DUFFEL X ROWLAND S HOWARD PRO DECK


FOUNDATION SKATEBOARDS - LIMITED EDITION
COREY DUFFEL X ROWLAND S HOWARD PRO DECK


When I first saw this deck I thought, what was Corey Duffel thinking, well that has to be the most obscure tribute deck ever. I mean really, who the hell knows who 
Rowland S Howard is?

If you are a Boys Next Door or Birthday Party fan you might. If you are Nick Cave you certainly would, I mean after all Rowland was the guy that made Nick sound great and maybe it was what made people take notice. If you are a musician I'm sure you would, as Rowland is one of the most enigmatic, celebrated and influential guitarists and songwriters Australia has ever produced.

The more I thought about it the more I liked what Corey is doing here, introducing a new bunch of kids to some great music.  And it's always great when the seppo's tip their hat to a creative Aussie.

Here's a Foundation Skateboards micro site if you want to check out a bit more of the background of this very interesting collaboration. 

http://foskco.com/micro/rowland/deck.html

And if you would like to find out a little more of what made Rowland S Howard so unique and inspiring check out the 2011 documentary

Autoluminescent: Rowland S. Howard

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2015298/

This deck is 8.50" x 32.375" and ready for immediate delivery while stocks last.

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