• Curtis Hsiang: 18 Years Ago Today

    Curtis Hsiang: 18 Years Ago Today
    If you read this, understand: the person who you are today is because of the people you grew up with—simple fact. When someone passes on to the next, take a knee and remember that today is a gift and tomorrow is not a promise. Curtis Hsiang was as raw a skater as I have ever known. He gone now, but I can still feel him in my heart. Eighteen years ago today we lost an angel. —Jake Phelps 1/8/18
  • The Descent: Hill-Bomb Photo Feature

    The Descent: Hill-Bomb Photo Feature
    It could be considered skating's first real "make" and to this day the ancient art of hill-bombing is a timeless tradition. Take a spin with us: straight down.
  • April 2000

    April 2000
     Cover: Brain Anderson – Portrait Photo: Morf. Ogden Inside This Mag: Thrasher's 1999 Skater of the Year Brian Anderson, 1999 T-Eddy Awards and 1999 SOTY runner up Mitch FrydrickAlso In This Issue: 2000 Tampa Am and the top ten reasons to quit skatingMusic Articles: Jazz June, Man or Astroman? and Blackalicious  
  • October 1999

    October 1999
    Cover: Kerry Getz – Kickflip Lien Air Photo: Burnett Inside This Mag: Blind goes to Europe, the Globe World Championships in Germany, the Radlands 99 Contest in England and Consolidated's American summer tour Also In This Issue: The science of skateboarding, Rick Oyola's story and skating in Livingston, ScotlandMusic Articles: Krazy Fest Too 1999 with Kill Your Idols, Snapcase and more, Quadrajets and Common Rider
  • September 1999

    September 1999
    Cover: Royce Nelson – Transfer Photo: Ogden Inside This Mag: Interviews with Brian Sumner and Geoff Rowley, Skatopia in Ohio and Marseille Also In This Issue: Urban Phenomena and a Thrasher glossaryMusic Articles: Hot Water Music, Thee Headcoats, and Pete the Ox goes to Europe with his band
  • May 1999

    May 1999
    Cover: Jerry Hsu – Switch Heelflip Photo: Morf Inside This Mag: An interview with Rob Gonzalez, a spotlight on Japan with skaters Yuichi Oha Ra, Daisuke Hayakawa, Hisashi Nakamura, Karl Brutsaert, Alexander Lee Chang, Junichi (Ishiko) Arahata, Junichi Gonsho and more and a look back on EMBAlso In This Issue: 22 pools in one day with Dave Ruel, Toby Burger, Chris Rooner, Preston Maigetter and Alan Ausburg and an interview with Dayne BrummetMusic Articles: Long Beach Dub All Stars, Agnostic Front and Famous Monsters
  • December 1998

    December 1998
    Cover: Cairo Foster – Crooked Grind Photo: Ogden Inside This Mag: Warner Avenue Mob featuring Dustin Dollin, Brian Sumner, Andrew Reynolds, Erik Ellington, Ali Boulala and Alex Moul, indoor pool skating and an interview with Adrian LopezAlso In This Issue: Road trip with Joe Barnes, John Griffin, Ben Krahn and Nik FreitasMusic Articles: Brand Nubian
  • January 1997

    January 1997
    Cover: Danny Gonzales – Blaster Photo: Morf Inside This Mag: Interviews with Gino Perez, James Qua, and Nanda Zipp, the Texas Death Match and skating in Oakland Also In This Issue: Pier 7 localsMusic Articles: Unwritten Law, Ignite, Neurosis and Five Year Plan
  • March 1996

    March 1996
    Cover: Ron Whaley – JR Frontside Photo: Kanights Inside This Mag: Thrasher's 1995 Skater of the Year Chris Senn and the SOTY bash Also In This Issue: Rad ams Tim Wells, Judd Hertzler and Charlie Watts, skating in Arizona and New Zealand, Sean Young and an East Coast skate seshMusic Articles: Fugazi, Meatmen and Sister Machine Gun
  • April 1992

    April 1992
    Cover: Ronnie Bertino – Noseblunt Photo: Dawes Inside This Mag: The best skate spots in EuropeAlso In This Issue: Step by step tricksMusic Articles: AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, Aerosmith, Hole, Corrosion of Conformity and Tom Hazelmeyer
  • STILL WATCHIN: Baca

    STILL WATCHIN: Baca
    Back in ’09, Jake and P-Stone hopped on a CONS trip with Baca and the gang to fuel the fire for a killer cover and some iconic clips. Sammy and team leader Dave Hoang recount the epic ride.
  • Pass~Port's Range #41 Gear

    Pass~Port's Range #41 Gear
    Pass~Port's got a huge new drop of gear ready to go for your next skate or spaghetti session. Hit up your shop or grab some here. 
  • “Art of the Wedit” Video

    “Art of the Wedit” Video
    Real Bay shit! Squang Skateboards puts it down from SF to Vallejo to Oakland and everywhere in between. Big Love.
  • ROUGH CUT: Pedro Delfino's "Road to Nowhere" Part

    ROUGH CUT: Pedro Delfino's "Road to Nowhere" Part
    Pedro's end-of-the-year part was packed with unreal bombs and bangers, but you know it wasn't without serious sacrifice. Go behind the missions to see every slam and safe getaway on the Road to Nowhere
  • Jake Yanko's "Behind the Ad" OJ Video

    Jake Yanko's "Behind the Ad" OJ Video
    No landing? No problem. Jake Yanko charges the soil and surfs it out straight into the mag for OJ. 
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    Chris Russell floats an Eggplant in OZ for the cover of July 2024, an issue packed from start to finish. GX hits Japan, Bannerot crawls walls, Lou bombs elephants, and Jhancarlos humbles the heaviest rails. Secure 200 pages of stoke before it’s too late.