1986 HIGHLIGHTS

1986 HIGHLIGHTS


THRASHER MAGAZINE

1986 HIGHLIGHTS


Thrasher's five-year anniversary started off with a bang when the Challenger space shuttle exploded off the Coast of Florida. Claus Grabke clashed cultures behind the Iron Curtain, Tommy G ripped Wallos, Danzig's face immortalized one of our all-time classic fronts, we spelled Mike V's name wrong, and three already-legends—Gonz, Hawk, and Miller—closed out the year. Click here for the complete year.

May 1986: EDGE!


EDGE!, Mike Black, Jeff Thompson, Randy Katen. Click here to view the May 1986 issue.

September 1986: Trik Stik & Step By Step


Trik Stik ad, Step By Step, The Heliflip by Frank Messman. Click here to view the September 1986 issue.

July 1986: Sacto Street

Sacto Street by Kurt Carlson, Neil Blender, Steve Caballero, John Grigley, Mark Gonzales. Click here to view the July 1986 issue.

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    Palace's "Palasonic" Premiere Photos
    Check out some photos from the Palace Palasonic video premiere at MWADLANDS in London.
  • Hall of Meat: Ben Raybourn

    Hall of Meat: Ben Raybourn
    This boardslide is low to get on but packs a fat drop as well. Ben catches a savage lower back adjustment.
  • SKATELINE: 10.17.2017

    SKATELINE: 10.17.2017
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  • Charred Remains: Thrash and Burn Stuttgart Demo

    Charred Remains: Thrash and Burn Stuttgart Demo
    Not the biggest spot but the crew came in hot. Thrash N Burn hit Stuttgart and the park felt the spark!
  • Rough Cut: Tiago Lemos' "DC Promo" Part

    Rough Cut: Tiago Lemos' "DC Promo" Part
    Tiago overpowers spots with massive pop and ample speed. He makes it look easy, but rest assured, he puts in work. Here’s a view behind the scenes of his incredible DC Promo part.
  • Wax the Coping: Foster Huntington Interview

    Wax the Coping: Foster Huntington Interview
    Seen Pool Scum yet? It's a stop-motion animation backyard-bowl-skating masterpiece! Sieben chats with Foster Huntington, the creator of the cartoon. Dude lives in a treehouse. He's got it figured out.
  • Aaron 'Jaws' Homoki's "Raves and Weed Credit" Interview

    Aaron 'Jaws' Homoki's "Raves and Weed Credit" Interview
    From doing handstands in police custody to getting a weed sponsor to his love for techno and raving, Jaws is absolutely as entertaining off his board as he is on it. Chomp on this interview!
  • Eyehategod Interview

    Eyehategod Interview
    Given a new lease on life late last year with a brand new liver, we caught up with Mike IX and the boys before a recent Eyehategod gig at Brick By Brick in San Diego.
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    BRAAAAD Teaser
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  • Rough Cut: Ducky Kovac's "Am Scramble" Footage

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    Ducky is a human wrecking ball, slamming into massive rails and Hubbas until they bend to his will and crumble. This Rough Cut is savage.