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March 13, 2012 | 20 comment(s)

BAKE AND DESTROY TOUR: NOR CAL, DAY 5

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Wake up in the good old Travel Lodge parking lot of SF.

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Don't know how we managed it but for the first time in Baker tour history i think, we catch the free complementary breakfast!

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We got Thrasher and NHS dist to hit up today. Lets hit the roads fools and go raid!

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Roll over to Thrasher and begin to raid. Figgy finds the only sweater he's gonna be rockin this year!

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Hermans a veteran and knows where the classic goods are stashed in the warehouse.

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Nuge makes sure to grab some goods for Baca's newborn baby.

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Dickson hates making decisions and freaks out walking away with only one Thrasher sticker. Blowing it

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This picture was later taken of Dickson from Slash in the van. Blowing it!

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Sorry for raiding while you're stockin homie.

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Looking good so far

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Slash upgraded his raid with a duffel bag.

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The good homie Mike Hubert stopped in from the offices across the street to say what up.

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Tony helps Shane find some very fine coffee table readings.

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Had to

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Beagle can't find too many xxl so its a light raid for him.

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DAMN! Thrasher gear for days!

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Thanks to this G for always smiling and being a rad dude as we kept throwing more product on the table.

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THRASHER KEEPS IT REAL!!! BIg thanks to all the people from Thrasher!

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Its hard for Herm Dogg not to look like a G. We try and round up the crew and bounce to NHS. Way easier idea than said and done.

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Its gonna be a min.

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The homies catch up on Skate Rock tour stories

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Had to do it. Family picture shoot in front of High Speed Productions. Hit the road for Santa Cruz NHS

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NHS front doors.

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Figgy and Herman bout to give Spanky an engraved "BAKE AND DESTROY" on his throat piece.

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Roll into the office of NHS we all pile into Keiths office. You got visitors, 15 of them.

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We start trippin on all the sick stuff hanging on every inch of their offices. Memories for days! Tonys been here a couple times and is stoked on how happy we are.

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Jake tells a few stories of the boards on the walls

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G in the game, Rhino holdin it down with Shane

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This place is sick and we only been to one office so far.

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Braydon doesn't apparently want a check this month as he flips off the Bowse.

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Classics

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Mad shit gets made in here

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The walls are lined with boards from back in the day.

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Shane finds one of his favorites stashed up high

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Everyone is blown away at the wheel printing machine

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Glad to see it back

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Dickson just had his mind blown seeing heat transfers.

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Damn. Rest in peace

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Dicksons new OJ wheels ad. Suck it up!

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Bob walks us through every part of the spot.

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Workers lunch gambling zone.

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Jake was saying that back in the day they had to pay Marvel Comics mad duckies for this Jim Thiebaud graphic.

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Slash cloggin the insta feed with a post about every 5 mins.

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The tripple OG Legend of NHS, Richard Novak stopped by the van while we was taking a smoke break and told us some knowledge about the skate game. Dudes a G!

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I guess they stopped doing walk throughs awhile back but Bob blesses us with the green light to raid, shopping carts and all! Neck ain't holding back one bit, watch the fuck out!

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The check out line became a lil hectic. Every time someone got in line to check out, you'd see something someone else had grabbed and drop everything and go grab that!

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Simpsons boards wow!

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Slash wasn't about to let Dickson walk away with just one sticker again. He pulls him out the van and sticks him with a shopping cart and says " Grab shit fool" Shane comes in for some assistance.

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Jake, Bob, and Drew check out some limited edition Indy trucks.

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Bob breaks down what makes them different, some next level shit not ready for the world just the Bowse for right now.

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Andrew approved, Indy's are the best! Thanks to all the homies that helped us along the way on our first "Bake And Destroy" impromptu tour/trip! Video coming out this year exclusively in every Thrasher and shortly after online for you to tweak on! This all being made possible by THRASHER and INDEPENDENT TRUCKS with help from ALTAMONT & EMERICA as well. VIDEO GONNA MELT YOUR MIND!!!


20 Comments

  1. So sick.
    NHS warehouse looks insane to say the least.
    Gotta miss bootleg as well, great company while it lasted.

    Gotta add one thing though... That Jim T graphic is a Mock Joker graphic which is licensed until DC comics, not Marvel.

    /end nerd moment.

  2. *Under*

    not until.

    FUCK.

  3. WoW
    sick shit yo

  4. Damn The simpsons Deck looked sick Drew & Herman are Sick Shane also hes Funny Cant wait for dat Video To come out Let my Mind Melt "Bake and Destroy"

  5. the boss is wearing a deathwish hat

  6. Neck Face looks like a bear!!!!1

  7. Bring Back BOOTLEG!! The BEST Videos, the Stricks/ Plain team needs to be re-united.

    Philly Shreds
  8. damn what shirt is tony wearing???

  9. ive got that same santa monica airlines board that phelps is pointing at

  10. Luvin' the BootlegSkateboards pic ! I'm having college piss drunx flashackz !!

    Charles Rodney Lines II
  11. if the baker/deathwish team ever gets to big just resurrect bootleg. that shit would sell like crazy. it would be so sick

  12. Bake and Destroy cant wait!

  13. I want dat dope shake junt jacket that shane rockin

  14. whattabout spanky?? he s freak out

  15. this video's gonna be dope AF!!!!!!!

  16. sick decks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SHAKE JUNT! is the best!!!

    Evan Yazan!
  17. MIKE WHITE! SICK!

  18. MORE PHOTOS NEED TO BE UP LOADED!!!

  19. riley on BAKER OUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUU......Thats sickkkkkk........good job guys

  20. holy shit, bootleg was so sick. what ever happened to trainwreck? scott kane fucked up his ankle and got fat, everybody else is still skating fo sho