Style For Miles
Old photos bring back many memories—some good, some sad. Here's some random shots to remember and never forget. Skating is like forever.Posted: January 7th, 2008
Frankie Fuckin' Hill goin' Rambo at Embarco while Big Dirt talks a little shit: "Niggas need beat, get beat." Photo: Mofo
This is in 1990—Tommy "Chicken" Guerrero styles for miles at the San Jose super mini fest. Powell was on the way out, Real was up soon after… Heavy atmosphere at the comp. Photo: Kevin Thatcher
The vertical plane gets destroyed frontside by Satan himself… Nope! Sorry— Natas Kaupas, 1985. Hands are cool when you make it up. Photo: Mofo
Buena Vista pool in the mountains near Santa Cruz was running for a very long time. I heard one night they dug it out with plastic spoons! Gnar! Finally tomb stoned for eternity, Hugh Boyle hurricanes as world champ in 1990. Photo: Kevin Thatcher
Smith grind? Fuck no, Losi grind. Big Al lays into some concrete cope at Del Mar. Right hand rollin' up the window, pushin' from the back into this grind—first hit. Fuckin' awesome; I can still hear it if I close my eyes and dream. "Allen Losi is gnarlitude." Photo: Mofo
9/16/2016Check out part 2 of Tommy Guerrero's show BS with TG featuring special guest Matt Hensley.
9/09/2016A native son of San Francisco, Tommy revolutionized skateboarding in the '80s, and he remains a major presence to this day. Thanks for everything, TG, here’s to 50 more!
9/02/2016Tommy Guerrero tracked down Matt Hensley backstage at a recent Flogging Molly show for the latest episode of BS with TG.
8/25/2016Guitars crafted out of old skateboards, played by Tommy G. What’s not to love?
8/12/2016Tommy and Natas return for interview Part 2 and they take it back to the beginning when they first met. They also talk about working for Larry Flynt and the skaters of today like Grant Taylor and Elijah Berle.