May 2003

Inside This Mag: Thrasher's 2002 Skater of the Year Tony Trujillo, Arto Saari passes the torch, the year in review and this year's hot ams

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Cover: Tony Trujillo – Stale. Photo: Ogden

Also In This Issue: 2003 Tampa Am Contest and the 2002 T-Eddy Awards

Music Articles:
Sam Jones makes a film about Wilco, Hot Hot Heat, Retisonic and Living Legends
  • 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. 
  • Spitfire's "Forever Fire" Phelper's Last Ride

    Spitfire's "Forever Fire" Phelper's Last Ride
    Phelper took an all-time crew of heavy hitters to Chile in January 2019 for what turned out to be his final HELLRIDE. As he fired up the session, legends like Koston, GT, and Ishod took things to the next level. It’s been a year since his physical form moved on, but the Old Man is STILL WATCHIN.
  • Treasure Island DIY Turns Three

    Treasure Island DIY Turns Three
    The Bay Area scene lets loose on Treasure Island’s new concrete walls to ring in another year of the survival and growth for the DIY oasis. TNT, a bunch of young transition terrors, some bands and a pit turn the event into a full blown bash. Here’s to an even bigger fourth.
  • 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.
  • "Baker 4" Premiere Photos

    "Baker 4" Premiere Photos
    Los Angeles is a Baker town and the fans and the stars swarmed for a chance to peep the new flick. What riot?