Everybody has a soundtrack for life. Mine is the background for exploring and getting outside in this mountain paradise we live in. I spend most of my days at Eaglecrest, with other locals dedicated to searching for turns, having fun in the mountains and shredding. This series focuses on those locals and the tunes they listen to while shredding.
What are you shredding? A snowboard!
Years Shredding: 16
What 3 tunes have you guys been shredding to lately?
What are you shredding? Skis
Years Shredding: 35
What 3 tunes have you been shredding to lately?
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