December 2009

Inside This Mag: Emmanuel Guzman, interview with Gravette, Burnett, the Emerica crew shack up on a houseboat in Paris and the making of Creature's "Blood Shed"

This back issue is still available

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Cover: Emmanuel Guzman - Backside Smith. Photo: Rhino

Also In This Issue: Navarrette TMS and interviews with Collin Provost, Dane Burman and Truman Hooker

Music Articles: Megadeth, Total Abuse and AM Magic
  • Seacliff Skatepark Opening Photos

    Seacliff Skatepark Opening Photos
    The skaters of Seacliff, California, finally have a park of their own thanks to Santa Cruz and Dreamland Skateparks. Nora, Eman, Braun and a bunch of the NHS family went down for the opening. Peep the pics to check the new 'crete.
  • E-Man 15 Years Pro for Santa Cruz Skateboards

    E-Man 15 Years Pro for Santa Cruz Skateboards
    Celebrating 15 years on Santa Cruz, Emanuel Guzman and artist Jimbo Phillips discuss their history and process creating the Dining with the Dead graphic. Some vintage Eman clips spice up the cut. 
  • SOTY Party 2019 Photos

    SOTY Party 2019 Photos
    Unless you’ve been living underneath a rotting mini ramp in the woods, you undoubtedly already know that Milton Martinez is our 2019 Skater of the Year. We celebrated his win this past Friday with a bangin'-ass party in The City by the Bay.
  • Skatepark Round-Up: Santa Cruz

    Skatepark Round-Up: Santa Cruz
    From the young bloods to the OGs Dressen and Salba, the Santa Cruz squad shows up in full force. Giddy Up!
  • Independent’s “2019 Rip Ride Rally” Video

    Independent’s “2019 Rip Ride Rally” Video
    Skateboarding’s top concrete crushers slug it out on the insane terrain of Red’s Lincoln City, Oregon – parks, pits, dirt and destruction. Grindline the Band, Arctic, Bad Shit and many more provide the soundtrack as the crew pushes the limits for those who can’t. Pure mayhem and good times! Where were you?!