Digging through the old crates, you find the craziest images of the strangest things… —Jake Phelps
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Slob fastplants are hard tricks—and when done by Lee Ralph, they're classics. The facial alone says it all: "Eeeeaaagh!" Photo: Kevin Thatcher
Indoor pools: Two words that go great together. They called Rob Roskopp "The Barn" because he was built like one and he was from Ohio. Knee pads didn't help much at San Jose's Sanitarium pool circa 1986. Photo: Stecyk
Classic spots keep coming back into our lives. Buena Vista's seen four decades of ripping; last I heard they'd dug it out with rusty spoons. Non-local Al Losi jams a quick backside air, 1988.
Bill Ruff tuck-knees a proper invert above SF at Sam Finger's ramp in Hunter's Point. Check the skyline—when I see photos like this, I think they could've been covers.
This is a shot of Gator before vert died (yes, it did). These guys were rock stars one minute, and then next thing you know… Shit happens. This is an outtake of the famous Gonz Supercush ad shoot on the rooftop pool n Melbourne, OZ, catchin' some rays before the Torquay Ramp Riot in 1987. In jail for life. Sucks. Photo: Kevin Thatcher
Overview of Joe's Ramp Jam. The Barn jumps the onion while all 40 people gaze on in astonishment. Was the suitcase for Miami Vice, or for the $250 in prize money? Ridiculous. Twenty-feet wide, Masonite, and the sun. Slam time.
9/21/2017Even when the pro videographers shut down their cameras, Fatback keeps the red button lit, capturing all the action and adventure from a road trip with one of the heaviest crews ever.
9/20/2017Name a gnarlier roadtrip posse. We’ll wait… You’ve seen the vid, now here’s the story, accompanied by photos from Joe Brook.
9/18/2017It’s damn near impossible to assemble a greater cast of characters for road trip around Europe. The crew razed the streets and torched every park in their path. This one's dedicated to P-Stone. We’ll keep the fire burning for you, Big Dog!
9/15/2017We joined forces with the Spitfire armada to bring you another Thrash and Burn odyssey. The video premieres this coming Monday.
8/14/2017Bad Sh!t, Slashers and DJ Cardiel helped celebrate Burnett's 20 year show at the Brooklyn House of Vans while the locals got loose! Check the flicks!