Industry News 6/16/2007

This week on The Daily Habit

This week on The Daily Habit

ZERED BASSETT  Monday :: 06/18

You’ve seen him tearing it up in the Zoo York videos and in his featured episode of “Firsthand” right here on FUEL TV, street skater Zered Bassett is in the studio. He’ll tell us how he made the jump from life in a small town in Cape Cod, Massachusetts to flying off on the DVS “European Vacation.” Plus, Chef on a Budget, Sven Barth whips up a new batch of snacks. And, we take a trip to the biggest skate museum in the world, Skatelab. Zered is sponsored by Zoo York, DVS, Hubba Wheels, Red Bull, Rival Skateshop, Swiss, and Force.

Clyde Singleton Tuesday :: 06/19

One of skateboarding’s most charismatic, outspoken and just plain smooth riders out there – Clyde Singleton is in the studio. Clyde talks about this year’s Tampa Pro and how no one there is safe when he’s on the microphone. He’ll also scoop us on what’s going on in his acclaimed skate-blog “The Chronicles of Piff Huxtable.” Make sure to keep watching until the last minute of the show and you’ll find out why Clyde is such a “Big Wheel” in the industry. Also on the show, pro skater Mike Rogers stops in to talk about his inspiring project, the “Grind for Life Foundation.” Plus, Brayden Szafranski takes the Baker skate team to shred one of California’s oldest and largest indoor skate parks. Clyde Singleton’s sponsors are Strand Mfg, Diamond Supply Company, DVS, Carter, Grape Drink, Gold Wheels, Venture Trucks, FTC, and Vestal Watches.

Pierre Luc Gagnon  Wednesday :: 06/20

A master of vert who finished in the top ten of the ’06 Dew Tour despite injuries. Pierre Luc Gagnon returns to the Habit direct from his win at the 2007 Tampa Pro. We also check in from the “Tampa Pro” to give skate correspondent Sven Barth “drop-in” coaching on the vert ramp. Plus, Rob Brink, journalist for the Skateboard Mag; is here to break down PLG’s competition at the AST Dew Tour this summer. And, a couple of great performances by musical guest, “Piebald.” PLG is sponsored by Echo, Osiris, Darkstar, Monster Energy Drink, Electric, Boost Mobile, and West 49 Skate Shop.

Karma Tsocheff  Thursday :: 06/21

It’s “Go Skateboarding Day” so we dug deep for this show! Former Dogtown team rider and co-founder of Consolidated Skateboards, NorCal legend, Karma Tsocheff is here to talk about his two decade career in skate. Plus, Rene Rene brings his not-so-legendary team out of retirement for “Go Skateboarding Day.” And, we are graced with legendary funk, punk, reggae fusion band, Fishbone for one of our most memorable musical performances. Karma’s sponsors are Vans, Consolidated Skateboards, Spitfire Wheels, Ace Trucks, Saber-Vision Sunglasses.

Ted Newsome and Laban Pheidias  Friday :: 06/22

Fresh off Season Two of “American Misfits,” FUEL TV’s own Ted Newsome and Laban Pheidias are here to share their madness. Skate fans are in for a real treat as we hit you with never-before-seen clips from season two of “American Misfits” and their new show here on FUEL TV; “Stupidface.” Plus, “Built to Shred” creator and star, Jeff King builds a dirt ramp that’s going to make you very, very jealous you don’t live in that neighborhood. And, the new star of the “American Misfits”, Slam hits our studio’s set from 20+ feet – don’t miss this one!

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