Cover: John Cardiel – Hoop Of Fire Photo: Kanights
Inside This Mag:Thrasher's 1992 Skater of the Year John Cardiel Also In This Issue: An interview with Eric Ricks and how to get laid Music Articles: Paris, Skatenigs, the Mermen meet the Voodoo Chile, Lords of the Underground and Steel Pole Bathtub
Inside This Mag: Interviews with Wade Speyer and Mike Vallely and 25 skaters who are killing it Also In This Issue: Skating in Vancouver Music Articles: Tool, Da Lench Mob, Green Magnet School, Mule and RKL
Inside This Mag: The history of skateboarding and other crimes part four and an interview with Josh Beagle Also In This Issue: How to take a good skate photo Music Articles: Mudhoney, Jesus Lizard, Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E. and Rocket From The Crypt
Cover: Mike Carroll – Crooked Grind Photo: Kanights
Inside This Mag: 50 unknowns tearing it up and the NSA Back to the City 4 contest featuring Agah, Senn, Carroll, Santos, Ricks, Duffy and more Also In This Issue: Tricks on the edge of insanity, the PSL Junkfest at Grover Beach and the NSA Airwalk Amateur Finals in Houston Music Articles: Pantera, Carcass, M.C. Re and Motorhead
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.