Cover: Chico Brenes – Gap To Back Tail Photo: Ogden
Inside This Mag: Tampa Pro Contest and an interview with Carl Shipman Also In This Issue: Santa Rosa Skatepark and skating in Atlanta Music Articles: The Descendents, Shudder to Think, the Promise Ring and Helmet
Cover: Mike Frazier – Kickflip Mute Photo: Kanights
Inside This Mag: Interviews with Matt Hoffman and Ron Chatman and skating in Indianapolis Also In This Issue: Rad ams Justin Strubing, Noah Rector, Stevie Williams and Craig De Nolf Music Articles: The Fugees, Super Natural, an ode to John Coltrane by Page Hamilton of Helmet and Casual
Inside This Mag: The history of street style and the Long Beach junkyard rumble Also In This Issue: Step by step tricks and contest at the Skatepark of Houston Music Articles: Meat Puppets, Helmet, Nitzer Ebb and Didjits
In This Issue Four collector covers on the Jan. 15 issue: Blake Carpenter, Torey Pudwill, Ishod Wair and Brandon Westgate all grace the front ensuring the new year starts off gnar. Inside: Ishod is gunning for a second SOTY term; Plan B's (not so) secret weapon, Chris Joslin, falls from the skies; Ryan Sheckler talks True; T-Puds strolls down memory lane; We peek behind the scenes of Dekline's True Blue video and Brandon Westgate has a 16-page interview. Heavy. Add this one to your collection.