Eswic hosted a photo show featuring the unseen work of Hagop Najarian, a local at the Skate City skatepark during skateboarding's golden age. And Blender was there!
It's a bit easier to strong-arm interviews with today's younger pros, but here's Jimmy Arrighi at the Vans Pool Party tangling with some legends who can hold their own including Cab, Hosoi, Grosso, Lucero, Agah, and many others.
NHS opened their museum to a select group of family, friends, and rippers. From Steve Olson to Eric Koston, we all gathered to revisit history and share skateboarding stories in all its glory. Great job Novak and congrats on 40 plus years!
Cover: Sean Sheffey – 50-50
Inside This Mag: Concrete vampires skate Portland, John Lucero's scrapbook and Goodtimes Skateboard's Midwest Summer Tour
Also In This Issue: Astrology for skaters
Music Articles: Top 15 skate bands of all time, the X-Rays, Avail, Face to Face and House of Pain
Cover: Andy Roy - Lien
Inset: Grant Minor – Down-shifty Off Rock Face
Inside This Mag: Interviews with Ray Barbee and Shawn Mandoli
Also In This Issue: Rad ams Ben Sanchez, Chad Knight, Bam Margera and Ryan Aningalan and a skate celebrity scrapbook
Music Articles: House of Pain, Into Another, Quinton, Red Aunts, Raw Fusion and a column by Mike Watt
|The Shrine Japan Tour Japan Aug 27|
|Etnies Scout It Out Tour East Coast Aug 27|
|DJ Skatemaster Tate San Diego, CA Aug 29|
|Battle at Hastings V Vancouver BC Aug 30|
|Johnny Rad Show Long Beach, CA Aug 31|
|Noise For The Needy Long Beach, CA Aug 31|
|Hightower SF, CA Aug 31|
|Meltasia Music Fest LaFayette, GA Sep 05|