January 2009

Inside This Mag: The Rumble in Ramona, interviews with Garrett Hill and former Skater of the Year Tony Trujillo

This back issue is still available

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Cover: Tony Trujillo - Indie to fakie. Photo: Hammeke

Also In This Issue: The Lizard King, The Nuge and Gerwer trick out a short bus and Kewday comes to America

Music Articles: Motorhead, Chuck Ragan and Skin Horse
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