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
|Skatestock III Houston, TX Oct 18|
|King VI: Bowl Bash Jamestown, NY Oct 18|
|Fallen Team Signing San Diego, CA Oct 18|
|Lifeblood's "Service for the Sick" Premiere Portland, OR Oct 18|
|CONS Project: Filming Skate Videos North America Oct 18|
|Toy Machine Halloween Demo Long Beach, CA Oct 25|
|Rheumatic Hard Core Session Brazil Oct 25|
|A Skatemare on 7th Street Wilmington, DE Oct 25|
|Day of the Shred Santa Ana, CA Nov 01|
|Skate for the Goat Hartford, CT Nov 02|