Not a lot of skate companies last 20 years, much less keep it consistently awesome. The stars came out to celebrate two decades of the best skaters, graphics and videos in the biz.
How do you make one of the best skate videos of all time? Have every part be timeless and epic like this Sheffey rawness. Kevin Romar introduces a classic Plan B part from 1992.
Ben Karpinski went to the Blind premiere over the weekend and sent in some photos of the festivities.
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: Ron Whaley – JR Frontside
Inside This Mag: Thrasher's 1995 Skater of the Year Chris Senn and the SOTY bash
Also In This Issue: Rad ams Tim Wells, Judd Hertzler and Charlie Watts, skating in Arizona and New Zealand, Sean Young and an East Coast skate sesh
Music Articles: Fugazi, Meatmen and Sister Machine Gun
Cover: CR Stecyk III – Toes On The Nose
Inside This Mag: Lance Mountain then and now, skating in Puerto Rico, the Cult of the Longboard and an interview with Frank Hirata
Also In This Issue: Awesome ams Gabe Angemi, Mikey Chin and Barry Walsh, a memorium for Sean Miller and skating in Las Vegas and Socal
Music Articles: Bouncing Souls, New Bomb Turks, Wax and Urban Dance Squad
Cover: “Hey, Do I Look Like A Street Skater?”
Artwork By: Mark Gonzales
Inside This Mag: The legacy of Laura Thornhill and interviews with Sean Sheffey and Matt Rodriguez
Also In This Issue: Rad ams Matt Field, Nada Zipp and Doug Saenz
Music Articles: George Clinton, Sleep, De La Soul, Alcohol Funnycar, Galliano and Rancid
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