Founded in 1992, Millencolin have risen to global repute since first signing with Burning Heart Records and releasing their debut album in 1995, Life on a Plate. Their own annual skate contest in their Swedish hometown of Orebro, the Millencolin Open, represents just one facet of Millencolin’s continuous devotion to their roots in skateboarding.
Millencolin’s first foray into the world of Vans took place in 2000, marking the first signature band shoe in history. Their Old Skool was well received is featured in the upcoming book “Birth Of Icons” about the history of Vans. This time around, Millencolin reworked the Chukka Boot in charcoal grey and red, with an embroidered Skull logo on the heel. The shoe also feature a Millencolin tongue logo, insole and rubber heel patch. The Millencolin x Vans Chukka Boot will first hit stores in Europe mid-July 2009.
Another look at the Millencolin x Vans Chukka Boot after the jump.