• January 1992

    January 1992
    Cover: Wade Speyer – Frontside Air Photo: Kanights Inside This Mag: An interview with Danny Sargent and skating in VancouverAlso In This Issue: Step by step tricks and a one act play about the devilMusic Articles: Screamin' Jay Hawkins and the greatest shows on earth featuring Fishbone, Sick Of It All, Circle Jerks, Fugazi, Mudhoney, the Damned, Public Enemy, Sonic Youth, Guns N Roses, the Mummies, Nine Inch Nails and more
  • December 1991

    December 1991
    Cover: Danny Way – Mute To Fakie Photo: Ortiz Inside This Mag: The NSA's am contest in Atlanta, GA, interviews with Mike Crum and Chris Gentry and NSA's Back to the City II at the San Francisco Fair Also in This Issue: Step by step tricks, skating in Ljubljana in Slovenia, a shindig at the Sign-In Bowl and a toys pulloutMusic Articles: Fugazi and Public Enemy
  • November 1991

    November 1991
    Cover: Eric Dressen – Ollie Nose Bonk Photo: Sleeper Inside This Mag: Skating in Brazil, Aqua Jam in Minneapolis and a skater's journal of European travels Also In This Issue: Step by step tricks, the Burnside Project in Portland and tons of photosMusic Articles: G.G. Allin, L.A. Guns, Napalm Death, Godflesh, Urge Overkill and Cows
  • October 1991

    October 1991
    Cover: Ray Barbee – Frontside Flip Photo: Sleeper Inside This Mag: Raw meat Bill Atkinson, Morgan Tunney, Ricky Higgins, Kien Lieu "Donger," Willy M. Santos, Todd Parker, Erik Nolte and Stacey Gibo and an interview with Cara-Beth Burnside, the only female skater in the pro ranks in 1991 Also In This Issue: The Skatepark Chronicle, how to ollie step by step and the zine zoneMusic Articles: Smashing Pumpkins, Pigface, Silverfish, Birdland and Big Chief
  • September 1991

    September 1991
    Cover: Brandon Chapman – Backside Disaster Photo: Starr Inside This Mag: Capitol Burnout #2 in Sacramento and tricks that have changed the course of historyAlso In This Issue: Step by step tricks, a course in the manufacturing and fabrication of skateboard decks, trucks and wheels and some skate fiction Music Articles: Sonic Youth, the Sisters of Mercy, Buglamp, the Hellbillys and Bad Brains
  • July 1991

    July 1991
    Cover: Steve Caballero – Frontside Rock And Roll Slide Photo: Mofo Inside This Mag: The NSA Backyard Pow Wow at Powell Peralta's Skatezone in Santa Barbara, CA, the Vision crew goes to Mexico and interviews with Josh Swindell and J.J. RogersAlso In This Issue: Step by step tricks, skating in Reno, NV and tons of photosMusic Articles: Ted Nugent, Primus, Firehose, Bad Mutha Goose
  • January 1991

    January 1991
    Cover: Tony Hawk – Melon Fakie Photo: Starr Inside This Mag: Thrasher's 10th Anniversary Issue featuring a look back on the past decade of skating in photos and a sample of skateboarding's modern heroes including Tony Hawk, Eric Dressen, Danny Way, Tommy Guerrero, Noah Salasnek, Andy Howell, Steve Caballero, Mark Gonzales, Chris Miller, Jason Rogers, Tom Knox, Frankie Hill, Wade Speyer, Natas Kaupas, Mike McGill, Al Losi, Jeff Phillips, Bucky Lasek, Reese Simpson, Alan Peterson, Jason Lee, Bob Boyle, Omar Hassan, Jeff Kendall, Mike Vallely, Lance Mountain, Ed Templeton and Justin Girard 
  • July 1989

    July 1989
    Cover: Ron Allen – Frontside Boardslide Photo: Kanights Inside This Mag: Skating in Hawaii and San Francisco and a road trip with Kevin Thatcher, Blackhart, Tom Guerrero, Keith Cochrane and TumbleweedAlso In This Issue: Three very untypical skaters Laura Pederson, Bill Dorr and Sky LopezMusic Articles: Wrecking Crew, Igor's record collection, the Vandals and Gwar
  • August 1988

    August 1988
    Cover: “Make Your Obsession Palatable…” Artwork By: Robert Williams Inside This Mag: Interviews with Eric Dressen, Duncan Kennedy and Bert Lamar, a spotlight on the Denver skating scene and curb skatingAlso In This Issue: Artist Robert Williams, mini shredders, U.S.B.A. Ramp Jam in Leucadia, CA, Bank On It in Ahwatukee, AZ, Skate For Fun Spring Series '88 in Dallas, TX and N.S.A. Regional Ams in Redding, CAMusic Articles: Stupids and Gaye Bykers on Acid
  • January 1988

    January 1988
    Cover: Eric Dressen – Tail Tap Photo: Katz Inside This Mag: The Raging Waters' Boomer Ramp Contest in San Jose, CA, the Olympic Velodrome NSA street and freestyle show in Carson, CA and a survey of skaters known for their lippy maneuversAlso In This Issue: Skaters over 30 who are still on a roll Tony Alva and Stacy Peralta, hot ams Mike Conroy, Mike Cresini, Dan Brown, Sergie Ventura, Rob Mertz, Dave Lemieux and Clint Deaton and the Hell Tour with John Lucero, Marty Jimenez, John Grigley, Steve Rocco, Joe Johnson, Mike Vallely and Johnee KopMusic Articles: Dee Dee Ramone and Uniform Choice