Favourites: Matthew ‘Nev’ Nevitt

‘Favourites’ is back this week and pays a visit to Manchester as we question Note worker, Pumpcage regular, Science rider and member of the Vans UK flow roster, Matthew ‘Nev’ Nevitt!

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Way to start the day: Bacon butty, brown sauce. Don’t get be shy with bacon!

Skatespot: Elephant and Castle ledges.

Skatepark: Pumpcage!

Song to listen to when skating: ‘Columbia’ – Oasis.

Skate video: Bon Appetite or Mosiac. Can’t decide.

Skate section: Ave in Photosynthesis or Pops in Mosiac – have to watch them both.

Movie: ‘Unglorious bastards’ = Amazing!

Band: Oasis

Album: ‘Definitely Maybe’ – Oasis.

Person: John Lennon

Material Possession: iPod.

Thing about working in Note: Better than working in a pub or building site. Good money, taking fresh product from Splodge, and it’s obviously the best shop ever!

Manchester skater: Dan Jones.

Comedy Tony D story: I bought for my first proper skateboard off him in Note at Bones Bolton just over 8 Years ago, and watched him hit it with a hammer to put my bearings in. Or bolts? Can’t really remember…

None skating pass-time: Guitar, friends, pub.

Skate trip to date: Newquay ’09.

Time in your life: New York ’08

Special move in a game of SKATE: Bigspin revert.

YouTube clip: Santa!

Board, ever: Joe Gavin – the 1st Harmony one.

Memory from this years Newquay: A really nice grown up meal for Tez’s Birthday, or Powley’s tunes!

Quote from this years Newquay: “We have to go to earth to get some fanny butter”

Disturbing experience: Powley thrusting in mine and Churchill’s face followed by a worm race – wait for the footage!

Tip to the reader: Go to Note, buy a Note t-shirt, buy a Science deck, buy some Vans, buy a copy of Sidewalk and then go Bread and Butter for your dinner!

Nev, alongside Gorgeous Dave, Tom Knox and Kris Vile, in the street ‘Vans Brodown’ edit: vans Skateboarding >>

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