Great times with everyone who decided to party on a school night (and probably call in sick the next day for work?). Thanks to A Broken Line (Long Beach) and PLAN A (San Pedro), and huge thanks to The Prospector for the hospitality!
We're throwing a tooth chipping Birthday Party for some of our best friends on January 19th at Harold's Place USA! (that's San Pedro, CA.) The Real VINNIE VEGAS turns the Big 50!!!! We're also celebrating Jessica's and Rene's (of Helmet Division) Birthday's too!!! I'm not sure who's baking cakes, but there'll be some frosting to be sure!
btw, does anyone have a giant dick sized cake pan I can borrow? ...it's gotta be huuuuuge.
It's been 8 years since we started producing our own "annual" books!
That's a solid DIY footprint by any measure. No advertisements. No sponsors. Just our own amateur photography collected and assembled in book form.... you remember print don't you? Let me introduce you to this years book; 100 pages, full color, perfect binding, photography from Nov/Dec 2016 all the way through Dec 2017.
This year we decided to call the book what it is, THE DIY'CLINE because over those 8 years, we've seen a lot of grassroots simply disappear or die. That, sadly is a negative... which in turn makes us value and cherish the positive all the much more. Why we carry a torch, and a camera, to the small events, shows, parties, runs, and rides. Why we build giant Brobots to burn in the desert and spend the time cooking and donating free chili dinners to events. Why we skip the bigger stuff that's covered enough elsewhere. Why we sing songs about Kool Aid. Why we keep keeping on!
Quick rundown on where we took pictures this year; The Alien Run 2017, Run To The Hills, The Beaver Moon Campout, Giant Rock Run No.6, El Diablo Run, Kitmas 2016 and 2017, bands, gigs, halloween parties, weddings, birthdays, Taco Moto Tuesdays (and there was a lot of them) and the musically infused Taco Moto Saturdays... and throw in some drag queens too. Imagine all of our blog and social media accounts throwing up on your face in your sleep. That's this years book. Sounds Yummy right?
And, there's been more than a few people asking for us to reprint the BOBBY shirt, so here's your wish come true!!! (remember, we only screen super small runs of stuff, so see it now, you might not see it tomorrow...)