Cover: Brian Brannon – Backside Kickturn
Photo: Kanights

Inside This Mag: Tall tales and expressions between the sessions

Also In This Issue:
Shopkeeps who skate

Music Articles:
Cro-Mags, Poison Idea and Lovedolls Superstar

Cover: Jeff Phillips – Frontside Ollie
Photo: Mofo

Inside This Mag: The skate scene in Knoxville, TN, S.U.A.S. Houston and the tale of two cities featuring Wallos, HI and San Diego, CA

Also In This Issue:
Step by step skate tricks, San Francisco 49ers halftime skate sesh, 1986 NSA Pro/Am Finals and behind the scenes of Atari's new skate video game

Music Articles:
Butthole Surfers and the Adolescents

Cover: Chris Doherty – Gang Green
Photo: Mofo

Inside This Mag: The NSA/Bare Cover Pro/Am ramp/street jam in Tempe, AZ and 72 hours of continuous skating at the Trash-A-Thon in San Luis Obispo, CA

Also In This Issue:
13-year-old ripper Lance Benson

Music Articles:
The sound that roared featuring Samhain, the Jesus and Mary Chain, Cro-Mags, Septic Death, Accused, Echo and the Bunnymen, Metallica and Slayer

Cover: Jim Thiebaud – Frontside Grind
Photo: Mofo


Inside This Mag: NSA Pro/Am Series in Chicago, the European Championships in Warrington, England and skating in the rain with Tony Guerrero, Marty Jiminez, Chuck Treece, John Lucero, Mark Gonzales and more

Also In This Issue:
Rad sequences, the artist Squeal, the stats on Ken McGuire and the story of skate nomad Rick Ashley

Music Articles:
Anthrax, Rudimentary Peni and more


Cover: Chris Miller – Frontside Air
Photo: Mofo

Inside This Mag: An interview with Rob Roskopp, skating banks and the Transworld Skate Championships in Vancouver

Also In This Issue:
Thrifting, a summer of rad contests and some skimboarding action

Music Articles:
The Boneless Ones, Chuck Treece and more

Cover: Tony Hawk – Frontside Grind
Photo: Mofo

Inside This Mag: Skating in Venice in the summer, an interview with New Zealand skater Geoff Wright and Rodney Mullen shows you how to do some tricks

Also In This Issue:
Skate camp in Reedley, CA, pool skating, the New England Freestyle Summer Skateboard Titles and some snowboarding action

Music Articles:
Beastie Boys, Attitude Adjustment, Corrosion of Conformity and the Descendents

Cover: Mark Gonzales – Beanplant
Photo: Mofo

Inside This Mag: The St. Louis VP Fair Independence Day Celebration, an interview with Mark Gonzales and the Summerfest Ramp Contest in Milwaukee

Also In This Issue:
Step by step skate tricks and an interview with Frank Hawk from the N.S.A.

Music Articles:
Skaterock with Septic Death, Drunk Injuns, Christ on Parade, Slapshot, Target Video and the Adolescents

Cover: Mike Vallely – Sad Plant
Insert: James Hetfield Of Metallica
Photos: Mofo

Inside This Mag: The NSA pro/am half-pipe contest, demo dogs and interviews with skater and filmmaker Jon Malvino and the editor of Perfect Transition skate zine David Ross

Also In This Issue:
Step by step skate tricks and 48 hours in Tokyo

Music Articles:
Metallica and Blast!

Cover: Jesse Martinez – Judo
Photo: Keenan

Inside This Mag: Del Mar Ranch Roust, wall skating with Mark Gonzales, Natas Kaupas and more and the Sacramento Streetstyle event

Also In This Issue:
The Cedar Crest Country Club ramp, Sacramento vert and an interview with some special effects masters

Music Articles:
Dag Nasty

Cover: Glenn Danzig – Portrait
Photo: Burns

Inside This Mag: Skating in Houston, alternative vehicles and skating, rain or shine, in Eugene, OR

Also In This Issue:
The third death of skateboarding

Music Articles:
Danzig

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Tankcrimes Brainsqueeze II Oakland, CA Apr 18
Tommy Guerrero Eindhoven, The Netherlands Apr 18
Kanis Bash Little Rock, Arkansas May 03
5.9 Death Flowers Providence, RI May 10
Born-Free x Loser Machine Builders Invite Irvine, CA Jun 28
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Jaws dump-truck dives into the May issue and invites you to his 14-page freak show of an interview; Pappalardo talks cherry and Danny Way talks shotguns; Volcom searches for the truth in Hong Kong and Central America; Bones hits Spain; Powell unites the East Coast and a free Louie Lopez poster seals the deal. Add this one to your collection.