Highlining the Record Books in Yosemite: Steve Griggs

I knew Steve Griggs was ripe for adventure when I met him onsite at Lightning in a Bottle 2018. It was my first time working a music festival of that size and it was our job to herd 10,000 cats (people) into their camping spots for the weekend. Mini-bikes are the cavalry and scouts in… Continue reading Highlining the Record Books in Yosemite: Steve Griggs

Q&A: Spencer Rugland of Singletrack Trails

The newest, grandest and gnarliest mountain bike trail in Colorado is the Palisade Plunge. It ribbons along the Grand Mesa and cuts into the Grand Valley near Palisade, CO like barbed wire, taking mountain bike thrill seekers on a 33.8-mile semi-perilous journey through the desert in some of the most remote and exposed terrain one… Continue reading Q&A: Spencer Rugland of Singletrack Trails

Q & A: Damion Estrada

Climber Damion Estrada heard the mountains calling all the way down in the limestone flats of Texas. An architecture major, he knew he’d never follow down such a path after he spent most of his time in class daydreaming about mountains out west or climbing at the climbing gym that his college had built, which… Continue reading Q & A: Damion Estrada

Q & A: King Dream

A black hole is a region of spacetime whose weight is so massive and dense that particles of matter cannot escape its gravitational pull, not even light particles. It grows in density as it absorbs passing particles, planets and celestial systems, all of it condensing into a single point known as singularity. Quantum mechanics and… Continue reading Q & A: King Dream

Rig to Flip: A Conversation with Cody Perry

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Cody Perry is pulling off a shooting site in his truck when he calls me on the phone. The sunset is bleeding behind him. It was a last minute change to film today, but they got the shot they were looking for. Plans are fluid and you’re already in the water, the only way to… Continue reading Rig to Flip: A Conversation with Cody Perry


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DLZMKSBTS' shit is comfy. It's the first thing I think as the Denver beat maker and ushers me onto his couch, offering up a small menu of weed to enjoy and commiserate over. The couch is plush and inviting, presiding over a serene apartment lush with greens, browns and blues. Seinfeld plays on low, his… Continue reading DLZMKSBTS Is Layered AF