In April of 2011 CCS announced that Kr3w and Deathwish pro LIZARD KING had officially been added to the CCS team. To say Lizard King is entertaining would be biggest understatement of your life. Lizard is a ceaseless ball of energy. Tap into his stream of consciousness and you’ll walk away either dumbfounded or with the answers to the meaning of life and the origin of the universe. In honor of Kr3w week here at CCS we decided to offer up a few of Lizard’s most memorable words from previous interview sessions. Read and learn from the the one and only Lizard King.
Lizard On torturing people. I just love torturing people. It’s so much fun. What’s life without a little torture, man! I just like to be entertained so if there’s nothing going on I’ll just start f#%&ing with people…just poking them….slapping them in the face.
On the Greenroom. Greenroom or Die!
On calling skateboarding a sport and refering to skateboarders as athletes: If they hung out with me and saw how many cigarettes I smoke and what I do on a nightly basis…if you call chain smoking and drinking beer working out, then yeah it’s a sport. Maybe it’s like the rest and relaxation at the bar is good for your legs. I think it’s a joke when people say it’s a sport. Like I’m an athlete or a professional athlete. Yeah right. The best is when they say skateboarding’s an art. Skateboarding’s not art, dude. You can’t paint a kickflip down a set of stairs, unless your painting it on a canvas….and then you’re just some idiot painting a dude doing a kickflip down some stairs.
On being a good example I don’t give a f*#k about sh#t really besides RIPPING IN LIFE!
Watch Lizard’s Kr3w Commercial
Lizard On the Future Passion baby!! Lots of passion! Shred till your dead!
On the name Lizard King And this guy Pumpkin King just walked up and goes, “What’s up Lizard?” I’m like, What? He goes, “That’s your name…Lizard King….you’re the Lizard King.” I’m like, Alright. And next thing I know….It’s been like 8 or 9 years of nobody ever calling me Mike again.
On being a productive member of society I’m just a rebel with a good cause, having a great time.
On Keeping The Passion alive Sh*t dude, you just got to put it in the air and let it loose and it’ll come back to you. It’s like a never ending cycle. When you hold it in and don’t show it to anybody, that’s why you don’t get any passion back and then that’s when it blows.
On CCS Catalogs growing up Yeah, Dude! Oh, man…I used to read it like a magazine, just circling things that I wanted and secretly leave the page open with it circled so my Mom could see me swoop in on trying to get her to buy me some sh*t [laughs]. CCS, that was my first introduction to like a magazine or anything like that. But it was pure torture. I got to see all this cool sh*t that I never got to buy.
Scroll through Lizard's Signature Kr3w gear and treat yourself right.
CCS recently brought hip-hop megastar Lil Wayne together with Torey Pudwill, Theotis Beasley, Shane O’Neill and Paul Rodriguez for a historic pairing of skateboarding and hip-hop for the May issue magalog cover. It ended up being much more...
They Came. They Lurked. They Ripped! And they left with loads of free stuff! March 2nd was a big day for indoor skateboarding. And one thing is for sure, these indoor skateparks are a breeding ground for the next generation of Gnar....
In conjunction with Odd Future’s momentous mixtape release this week, we rang up OF photo correspondent Sagan Lockhart for a quick interview about his experiences working with Tyler, Left Brain, Taco, Jasper, Frank and the rest of the OF...
CCS teamed up with Odd Future for the cover of the Fall Magalog. Everything was shot and directed by Tyler, The Creator and Brick Stowell. The cover features Odd Future members Errol, Robert, Legohead and Nakel. Video features Odd Future memebers...
We know he's Dyrdek's cousin. We know he hangs out at the Fantasy Factory every day. But can Drama actually skate? It's been the subject of high profile debate amongst message board goers and celebrity gossip circles for years, but CCS and Young &...
A few weeks ago Globe released a pretty spicy commerical online promoting its popular Bantam Cruiser boards. The commercial was shot by Globe videographer Joe G who enlisted the help of some very talented skaters who came through with some pretty...
LRG recently held a video shoot for its latest Summer Lookbook aptly titled, Beast Out. We’ve got to admit that it’s one of the more interesting shoots we’ve seen in recent months. First of all, it features three beautiful adult...
Lil Wayne’s New Found Love For The Ride The Hip-hop superstar has an addiciton to skateboarding that goes deeper than you might think. Skateboarding and hip-hop have been crossing paths for decades, but only recently have high profile...
We need to verify your recently placed order. Please call our Payment Verification Dept at 1-800-991-6828 or 1-715-261-9402 International, and refer to your customer ID number in the lower left hand corner of this notification. For rush deliveries,...