Reciprocal Skateboards

Skater Pinball Hang Reciprocal Skateboards is Now Closed for Good

Posted March 25, 2015 at 9:13 am

Shitty news from the skateboard front. EV Grieve reports that Reciprocal Skateboards at 402 East 11th Street has shut down shop, after five-going-on-six years of residing in the East Village. The business closed over the weekend. It’s a fatality move on skaters and pinballers alike. Favorite haunts like this are an endangered species, becoming fewer and farther (read: Brooklyn) between, in a neighborhood going the way […]

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Duane Park on the Bowery to Host The Who’s ‘Tommy’ Tribute Concert

Posted January 6, 2014 at 11:18 am

Damn the Light Promotions and director Steve Barikian are honoring Pete Townshend’s award winning rock musical, Tommy, by way of a tribute concert at Bowery burlesque joint, Duane Park. The cast, comprised of members from the NYC theater community and local rock-n-roll purveyors, promise to put on a performance that “has been carefully sculpted to capture the […]

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Reciprocal Skateboards Opening ‘Jackbar’ Pinball Spot in Williamsburg

Posted September 13, 2013 at 5:13 am

Pinball nerds around the city still mourn the loss of Satellite Lounge in Williamsburg, which served its last drunken game sesh in mid-July. The silver-lining here is that an East Village favorite is actually taking over. The beloved skateshop that doubles as a pinball haven. That’s right. Reciprocal Skateboards – presently located at 402 East Eleventh […]

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Riverside Skatepark Now Named After Andy Kessler

Posted July 3, 2013 at 6:03 am

There’s a big streetside push to promote Riverside Skatepark on the Upper West Side. A team of neighborhood skate shops – Labor, Shut, Reciprocal, Blades, Paragon – have been doling postcards around the city to help get the word out. Riverside Skatepark – located at 108th Street – opened for the season on May 16. […]

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