December 2008

Inside This Mag: Thrasher celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Independent trucks with Cab, Rowley, Baca, Lance, Hosoi, Gross, Haslam, Hewitt, Childress, Omar, Salba and more

This back issue is still available (note: The Independent Trucks 30th Anniversary Tour DVD is only included in newsstand issues, not issues bought from the webstore)

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Cover: Christian Hosoi - Tailgrab. Photo: Dawes

Also In This Issue: Interviews with Lamare Hemmings and Brian Delatorre

Music Articles: Sizzla and Kowloon Walled City
  • “Grindland – Red, Monk and the Birth of DIY” Full Movie

    “Grindland – Red, Monk and the Birth of DIY” Full Movie
    From the early days of Burnside to 2019’s Rip Ride Rally, this film explores the friendship, struggle, triumph and tragedy of DIY pioneers Mark Scott and Mark Hubbard –– true iconoclasts hellbent on building the skateparks of their dreams. Watch this with your friends.
  • The Houston Vert Ramp "Banger In The Hanger" Contest

    The Houston Vert Ramp "Banger In The Hanger" Contest
    Tony, Bucky, Jimmy, Bryce, Mami and a huge array of vets and new blood bring world-class vert to Houston.
  • Belco Bowl Jam: 20 Years

    Belco Bowl Jam: 20 Years
    Tony, Bucky, Hosoi, Lance and more throw some shade to celebrate 20 years of the infamous Belco Bowl Jam. Catch up on two decades of highlights before the next one hits.
  • Burnside 4 Life: 30 Years Under The Bridge Video

    Burnside 4 Life: 30 Years Under The Bridge Video
    Three decades of destruction smashed into six minutes. Big ups to everyone who’s chipped in or got broke off under the bridge. Fuel the stoke and build your own. 
  • 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.