Our special guest, Elbert, was kind enough to compile a list of links and further reading on the topics mentioned during our Skateboarding in Japan episode (click here to listen). Keep skating wherever you are in the world!
Madars Apse sk8 video (the song is “Strange Dream” from the album “Lazy Bones!!” by Witch–a psychedelic rock band from Zambia, 1975): https://youtu.be/lyBpMrpBrfw
Check out the line that starts at 3:12.
Miki Skateboard Park (Japanese language only)
Minato no Mori Park’s New Sports Square:
Good Skates Park (g Skates):
Bahne Skateboard ad (my first board was almost identical; my board was lime green and my Cadillac wheels were a skinnier model): http://www.calstreets.com/site/images/oct2006/Vintage_Skateboard_Adverts/pages/skateboarder_mag_vol2_num2_collectable_new_bahne_denis_schufeldt.htm
Gou Miyagi in the “Overground Broadcasting” skate video (Far East Skate Network, 2008):