January 2005

Inside This Mag: Black Pear Skatepark on Grand Cayman Island, El Beardo's Summer 2004 wrap up, Barcelona trip with Spanky, Bryan Herman and more and interviews with JT Aultz, Jason Adams and Vanessa Torres

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Cover: Jon Allie – Kickflip Frontside Tailslide. Photo: Morf

Also In This Issue: Nine-year-old Nyjah Huston and Thrasher's Class of 2004 

Music Articles: Duff McKagan of Guns 'N' Roses, Of Montreal, Maritime, Hirax, the Explosion, Court and Spark and Tyrades
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Classics: Jon Allie's "New Blood" Part

    Classics: Jon Allie's "New Blood" Part
    Jon fearlessly attacked spots, taking his tricks to the gnarliest terrain. Chris Wimer introduces a classic part from the 2005 Zero vid.
  • Anthony Van Engelen Interview

    Anthony Van Engelen Interview
    AVE is a true skateboard warrior. Check out this interview from our March '15 issue.