May 1986


Inside This Mag: Edge skating and shredding in Alabama

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Cover: Lester Kasai – Frontside Ollie. Photo: Mofo

Also In This Issue:
Zines and tons of photos

Music Articles:
Bad Brains, The Damned and Johnny Thunders


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Micke Alba Santa Cruz ad, Madrid ad

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Bones Swiss Bearings, Rector ad


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Hawaiian Island Creations, Tony Magnusson Gullwing ad


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Hosoi ad, Contents page


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OP, Vision ad


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Blockhead Skates ad, Bennetts ad


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Deluxe ad, Mail Drop, Walker ad


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Brand-X, Superbird, Mail Drop, Venture ad


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Subscribe page, Christian Hosoi OJ ad


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Skarfing Material, Aaron Murray Dogtown Skates ad


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Ask the Doctor with Rick Blackheart, The Bones Brigade Video, Alva Skates ad


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Skater's Edge, Rob Roskopp Designs


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Team Losi, Jimmy'z


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Tales From The Street


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Tales From The Street

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Paramount Mail Order, Bullet ad, Monty Nolder Thunder Trucks ad


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Edge!, Mike Black, Jeff Thompson


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Joel Chavez, Sam Dorsey


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Curtis Ick, Steve Thatcher, Keith Meek


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California Skate Express, Skate Rock Vol. 3, Wild Riders of Boards


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Alamaba Oh-Don't Ask Why, Tony Hawk


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Al Losi, Tony Magnusson


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Cal Skate & Sport, Fogtown ad


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Jeff Philips


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Neil Blender, Jeff Kendall, Gator


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Zine Thing


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Orang Cycle Works, National Skateboard Association


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Cheap Skates, Skates On Haight


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Terror Reign, Dave Duncan, Jesse Martinez, Keith Meek


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Christian Hosoi, Steve Caballero


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Gluehead, Frank Lennon


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Natas Kaupas, Spidey


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Notes From The Underground, Metal Church


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Bad Brains


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The Connection, Placebo Products


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Half-Pipe Plans, Thrasher Back Issues, Igor's Record Collection, City Street Wheels


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Vision Old Ghosts Series, Thrasher Products


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Pus-Zone, Seaflex ad


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Skate Videos, Rant & Reel, Roller Wheels, Naked Boards


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Skateboard Specialists, Town & Country Skate Designs


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On Board, Trash, Coming Events


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Quicksilver ad, Hackin Off, Baja South, Z-Rollers


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Go Skate Mail Order, German Speed Bearings


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Kryptonics ad, Step by Step


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Schmitt Stix, Jeff Grosso, John Lucero, Joe Lopes, Monty Nolder


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Avenue Skates, Product Patrol, Welcome To Venice


May 1986

Summer Sessions, TSOL, Skates ad


May 1986

Zorlac Skateboards ad, Somethin' Else


May 1986

Jeff Grosso Independent ad, Powell Peralta ad


May 1986

  • Born Free Motorcycle Show 9 Video

    Born Free Motorcycle Show 9 Video
    Those two-wheeled machines on display commanded attention, but the heavy action was the four-wheeled assault on the vert ramp. From young bucks like Ronnie to the OGs Cab and Bucky, this session was revved all the way up.
  • Born Free Motorcycle Show 9 Photos

    Born Free Motorcycle Show 9 Photos
    The Born Free Motorcycle Show asked Jeff Grosso and Vans to round up a vert ramp and a crew of rippers to session throughout the weekend. Check out some photos here.
  • 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!
  • 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.
  • Anthony Van Engelen Interview

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