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 Dylan Rieder graces the August cover with a tall order back Smith. Austyn Gillette joins the party inside with a ten-page article documenting his and Dylan's spot-destruction mission to Berlin. Eswic jumps in the van for the best road trip ever; Vans goes nuts to butts in Greece; TJ Rogers and Boo Johnson get the Heads treatment and Torey Pudwill's 20-page interview leaves no doubt that he's gunnin' for SOTY this year. Add this one to your collection.