March 1999

Inside This Mag: Frankie Hill's story, skating in Miami and an interview with Jon West

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Cover: Rick Howard – Crooked Grind. Photo: Ogden

Also In This Issue: Plywood Paradise II in Ventura

Music Articles:
Meshuggah, Prince Paul and Archers of Loaf
  • Classics: Rick Howard's "Virtual Reality" Part

    Classics: Rick Howard's "Virtual Reality" Part
    Rick's tech contribution to street skating throughout the 90s gave him legendary status. A whole bunch of these moves were NBD. Here’s a classic part from Plan B's 1993 video.
  • Sam Chao's "All Damn Day" Video

    Sam Chao's "All Damn Day" Video
    From established pros to the young bucks making waves, filmer Sam Chao documents heavy hammer drops throughout the Bay Area. This montage goes hard.
  • GX1000 Premiere Photos

    GX1000 Premiere Photos
    The world premiere of “The GX1000 Video” went off last night at The Chapel in San Francisco. Call us biased, but it’s one of the best videos you’ll ever see. Nothing but raw Skate and Destroy street shredding. Thank you to everyone that made it out for the celebration. 
  • 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.