Skateboarding News

France wants SOMA

Did you have to read George Orwell’s Brave New World when you were a teenager?

Well, if you did, you might remember a key element – Soma: the political drug that kept everyone happy and unaware of reality.

Now, you might remember Crossfire mentioning how the French Skate magazine market needed a reality check when two of it’s top titles, Chill and Freestyler got knocked the f*** out of the biz.

Rumours were running rampant about any chance of a come-uppance for the fallen, and today confirmation has arrived that a new magazine is on its way! Fred Demard and David Tura, renowned skate journalists and overall top blokes, have put their heads together to bring the French scene some much needed Soma. Watch this space.