April 1984


Inside This Mag: A skater's guide to getting air

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Cover: Bryce Kanights – Frontside Air Photo: Etheridge

Also In This Issue: Adventures of urban skate hero, Eddy Boy, reader submitted photograffiti and modern skate comics

Music Articles:
TSOL and McRAD


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Steve Olson Santa Cruz ad, Variflex ad


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Contents page,Rocco Tracker Trucks ad


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Mail Drop, Gator Vision ad


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Madrid ad, Kryptonics ad


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Schmitt Stix ad, Go Skate, Val Surf


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Ask The Doctor with Dr. Rick Blackheart, Brand-X ad


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Skarfing Material, Agent Orange


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The Skater's Edge, Skates on Haight, Ugly Stix


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Rodney's Corner, Subscribe page


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Photograffiti; Oregon, Pennsylvania


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New Mexico, San Francisco, Arizona, Connecticut


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Occupational Hazards, Street Scott


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Ebb Shred


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Lance Mountain, Jeff Jones, Little Louis


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Danny Webster, Rob Roskopp, Steve Herring, Steve Caballero, Neil Blender


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MIcke Alba, G.B.H.


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Ramps and Accessories, Mike McGill, Walker ad


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Modern Skate Comix


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Modern Skate Comix, Atlantic Skates, Zorlac Skateboards


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T.S.O.L.


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McRad, Back Issues


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Notes From The Underground, Poison Girls


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Pus-Zone, Black Flag, Igor's Record Collection


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On Board, Trash


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Skateboard Specialists, Product Patrol


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Kryptonics, Thrasher Products


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Paramount Mail Order, Somethin' Else


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Rodney Mullen Indpendent ad, Powell Peralta ad


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  • Talking Ed: Kevin Thatcher Interview

    Talking Ed: Kevin Thatcher Interview
    Thrasher founding editor Kevin Thatcher set the stage for everything that has come since. This 40-year ride we have all been a part of could never have happened without him. We caught up with the humble, elusive legend. As seen in the Jan. 2021 issue.
  • Burnside 4 Life: 30 Years Under The Bridge Article

    Burnside 4 Life: 30 Years Under The Bridge Article
    Burnside’s birthday marks 30 years of spills and thrills at the first renegade DIY. Read how the founders took it from vagrant hideaway to Northwest proving ground in our December ‘20 mag piece.
  • Jake Phelps Lifetime Retrospective

    Jake Phelps Lifetime Retrospective
    It’s been a year but the love keeps flowing. We’ve added new testimonials to this retrospective page. Take a few moments and soak up more stories from the life and times of Jake Phelps. 
  • Why So Sad? x Actions REALized Premiere Photos

    Why So Sad? x Actions REALized Premiere Photos
    Some of the best people in skating descended on Portland to rally behind Rattray and the fight against mental illness. Check the photos here.
  • Grotto Lotto 2019 Photos

    Grotto Lotto 2019 Photos
    This was the final Grotto Lotto and nobody held back—Joe Brook got the flicks and everybody got the tricks. Farewell, Rev park! Nothing gold can stay.