April 2004

Inside This Mag: Thrasher's Skater of the Year Mark Appleyard, Tony Trujillo passes the torch, the year in review and skating in Puerto Rico with Reynolds, Greco, Hernandez, Spanky, Beagle, Lenoce, Angel and more

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Cover: Mark Appleyard – Torqued-Out Lien. Photo: Burnett

Also In This Issue: Anti-Hero in Australia

Music Articles:
The Shins, Party of Helicopters, Karen Black, Slab City Slit Wrists,
Mclusky, Elephant Man and Crooked Fingers
  • Burnout: Cinco de Slammo

    Burnout: Cinco de Slammo
    The video is coming soon, but for now feast your eyes on photos from yesterday's skating-con-carnage!
  • Sneak Peek: May 2016

    Sneak Peek: May 2016
    Jerry Hsu returns to the cover of the mag with a tech-gnar masterpiece–nollie backside 180 to fakie 5-0. Welcome back, Jer!
  • Handrail Hell

    Handrail Hell
    Dudes have been jumpin' on them bars for over 25 years. Here's a look at some of the groundbreaking rail tricks from 1989 to 2016.
  • Classic Covers: Mark Appleyard

    Classic Covers: Mark Appleyard
    The year was 2001 and Mark Appleyard was in The ZONE, pushing the envelope every time he stepped on his board. Hell, we even gave him two covers in the same month! 
  • Evan Smith Interview

    Evan Smith Interview
    You seen that part yet? Unreal. Evan is a one of a kind skate wizard. He’s a bit of a mystery, so here you get to know the guy behind the magic.