Alex and Eddie wanted to name the band Mammoth but Diamond Dave said, "Fuck that, Van Halen!" Here are some classics to hype any rip ride. –Jake Phelps
When shit hits the fan, P-Stone is there to capture the action with beer in hand. This is a heavy edit. Buckle up.
Super friendly Daniel Lutheran stopped by the mag at the end of filming for the Vans video to chat about Toy, Vans, and the kids.
The end of the world is in San Francisco, CA. Here are some tunes for the Golden Gate Bridge south tower survivors. –Jake Phelps
Darby Crash killed himself in 1980 and left behind some amazing songs. The Germs, Fear, TSOL, Angry Samoans... Here's to LA. Fuck the Dodgers. –Jake Phelps
The SOTY party went off Saturday night. Birdhouse was crowned KOTR champs and Wes Kremer took top honors. Check out some photos of the madness here.
Winter days means no pros in town. Here are some of Phelpers faves for the road. Get in the car, slam the radio and see what you get.
King Diamond is a survivor. Frozen in arctic tundra for over 500 years, the father of black metal talks Nascar, his name and the return of the eight-octave range.
Kevin Long takes time to play and slay. Spanky talks about skating forever and what makes him tick—Skate Rock alumni.
As it is written, it shall be done. I yap about ten killer Motörhead tracks from our Skate and Destroy book. "You know the rules, you all know the game. Try and do what's right."
It could be considered skating's first real "make" and to this day the ancient art of hill-bombing is a timeless tradition. Take a spin with us: straight down.
I lived in Boston when hardcore ruled the suburban wasteland. I saw history weekly. Gotta stick together like glue. I'm in this photo, top left 1981. –Jake Phelps
From a ponytail Make-A-Wish brat to full time 18 gnarzone. Raney Beres talks Skate Rock, slams, and well... it's on.
Long time SF (ESDC) local, Chico Brenes, lets us see his Latino side of music while talking about his lengthy journey through pro skatehood.
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