Alex Irvine

Alex Irvine

Editor of Kingpin Magazine

Recent Articles By Alex

News

Vans Warped Tour Hits London (Again)

It’s been thirteen years since the Warped Tour graced London with it’s music fuelled skate-a-thon and this weekend it’s back! From pop-punk to ska-punk, from Lostprophets...

Vans Warped Tour Hits London (Again)
Videos

The Drive Teaser

Sweet, Perus, Radio, Crv Wkd and Superdead teaser from The Drive

The Drive Teaser
Videos

Crv Wkd: A New World Order

http://vimeo.com/52499362 Well… at least a new t-shirt design and a website.  

Crv Wkd: A New World Order
Magazine

Inside 107

Kingpin 107: The Drive Issue On Sale Now

Inside 107
Videos

The Sam Beckett Diaries Episode 1

Sidewalk and Monster just dropped the first of series of videos looking at what Sam Beckett is getting up to in the run up to...

The Sam Beckett Diaries Episode 1
Videos

Louie Lopez Volcom Road Tested Part

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Ei6-2wZiqg Gnarly: Check. Fast: Check. Tech: Check. Louie Lopez samshes it for Volcom.

Louie Lopez Volcom Road Tested Part
Videos

Gypsy Life Part 3

Part 3 of Gypsy Life.  

Gypsy Life Part 3
Videos

Gypsy Life Part 2

Part 2 of Troy West's awesome Gypsy Life.

Gypsy Life Part 2
Videos

Ordos: Coming Like A Ghost Town

This insane clip directed, filmed & edited by Charles Lanceplaine (with additional filming by Patrik Wallner & Tommy Zhao) showcases just how fucking rad Ordos...

Ordos: Coming Like A Ghost Town
Videos

Daryl Dominguez Step Up From Vans

Double D gets heavy tech in this clip from Vans UK. Savage!

Daryl Dominguez Step Up From Vans
Videos

Gypsy Life Part 1

^Part 1 of Troy West’s awesome Gypsy Life, is now live & exclusive.

Gypsy Life Part 1
Interviews

Troy West Gypsy Life Interview

Troy West talks about his latest video Gypsy Life

Troy West Gypsy Life Interview
News

Converse X Slam City Skates

Slam City Skates and Converse have teamed up to drop a good old shoe colab and there is an exhibition featuring the work of Lev...

Converse X Slam City Skates
Events

The Drive: Day 8, Helsinki

Sweet make it to the finish, open a can of rotten fish, puke and party.

The Drive: Day 8, Helsinki
Events

The Drive: Day 8, Deathstar

Quick trip back to London before the crew split in half. Some to France for some unimportant bullshit or something and the other half flew...

The Drive: Day 8, Deathstar
Events

The Drive: Day 8, Donezo

Superdead, well most of them, made it to Helsinki for some shitty burgers, good craic  and free beers.

The Drive: Day 8, Donezo
Events

The Drive: Day 8, P.A.R.T. Y-the-fuck-not

Well, there can only ever be one winner. And this year it was undisputed that this van of underdogs absolutely smashed it. Well done dudes!...

The Drive: Day 8, P.A.R.T. Y-the-fuck-not
Events

The Drive: Day 7,

So despite being 6 hours behind schedule The Carve battered on to within 1 hour of Mechelen ready to spend our last full day skating.

The Drive: Day 7,
Events

The Drive: Day 7, Magnetic Personalities

Radio picked up a random for the last 2 days and fitted in a little partying, obviously.

The Drive: Day 7, Magnetic Personalities
Events

The Drive: Day 7, Boats, Booze & Biscuits

Alan Glass dropped his latest episode of Pixels the other day and I’ve only just got round to posting it now! Slacker! This episode features...

The Drive: Day 7, Boats, Booze & Biscuits
Videos

Meet The Stans Trailer From Patrick Wallner

http://vimeo.com/51042503 Visualtraveling – ‘Meet The Stans’ (Trailer) from Patrik Wallner on Vimeo. Patrick Wallner of VisualTraveling.com just dropped his vertigo inducing trailer for his edit Meet The...

Meet The Stans Trailer From Patrick Wallner
Events

The Drive: Day 7, Wrong. Just Wrong

Fat boys, lady boys and creepy boys.

The Drive: Day 7, Wrong. Just Wrong
Videos

Paradise Wheels UK Team Edit

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3QEWpBQuv0 Snowy, Jerome Campbell, Will Harmon & Joe Marks killing it for Paradise Wheels.

Paradise Wheels UK Team Edit
Events

The Drive: Day 6, 'Dam

Superdead make their way to Amsterdam no doubt in search of the devil’s daffodils and cold Heinekens.

The Drive: Day 6, 'Dam