Virtual Career Day with Pro Skater & Musician Chuck Treece
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About the Event
Join us for a virtual carer day. Meet Pro Skateboarder and Musician Chuck Treece and learn about his career and tips for working n the skate and music industries. ABOUT CHUCK: Chuck Treece is a session musician and professional skateboarder from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1984 he became famous for being the first African-American skateboarder to be featured on the cover of Thrasher Magazine. His musical credits include starting the 1980s skate punk band McRad, remixing songs for Amy Grant and Sting, playing the bass line on "The River of Dreams" by Billy Joel, filling in on drums at a Pearl Jam concert, and touring with Urge Overkill and Bad Brains. In 2010, he was awarded a Pew Fellowships in the Arts.