• Skateboard Hieroglyphics

    Skateboard Hieroglyphics
    Ancient Egypt is known for Pyramids, Pharaohs, and mummies. Our research of their mysterious written language also indicates they had a ripping skate scene with unique hazards. Here we revisit some sacred wall scrawls.
  • Michael Christie: The Novelist Who Rips

    Michael Christie: The Novelist Who Rips
    Michael Christie had a good run through the mid-2000s as a globe-trotting sponsored skater. It's not uncommon for skaters to transition into other creative fields, but Michael made the rare leap into novel writing. His published work is getting wide recognition and we wanted to ask about his journey.
  • Thrasher Valentine's Day Cards 2020

    Thrasher Valentine's Day Cards 2020
    For centuries, the ancient art of seduction has involved romantic gifts. Some classics include roses, love letters, and crappy Photoshop JPEGS. Forget a fancy dinner for V-Day. Just send your loved one a screenshot of a card from this feature! Or don't. It doesn't really matter.
  • Tara Layer — Art Behind Bars

    Tara Layer — Art Behind Bars
    The Thrasher Mail Drop book features over 1,200 artists. A significant percentage of the envelopes are sent from jail or prison. We interviewed an ultra-talented, frequent contributor named Tara who is currently incarcerated. She shared her inspiring, heart-breaking tale of drugs, mental illness and, ultimately, hope.
  • Thrasher Mail Drop: 38 Years of Envelope Art

    Thrasher Mail Drop: 38 Years of Envelope Art
    It is one of the most extraordinary traditions in publishing history. For four decades, thousands of Thrasher readers from all over the world have been drawing on envelopes and sending them to the magazine. For the first time ever, they have been collected together in this coffee-table book. Take a sneak peek at an epic project.
  • Slashers' "5 Mile Grind" Skate Art Video

    Slashers' "5 Mile Grind" Skate Art Video
    Many music videos have incorporated skating. No big deal. But the band Slashers and the artist Dylan Goldberger combined forces for a truly psycho skate trip. This blend is so complete that it's tough to spot any divisions between skating, music, and art.
  • Curb Appeal: Ryan Maddox Photo Collection

    Curb Appeal: Ryan Maddox Photo Collection
    Curb skating is a blast but it's rarely the subject of a photo essay. Ryan Maddox documents the art of colliding with curbs and shows that, if you're up close enough, every slappy is a lightning strike.
  • Skate Valentine's Day Cards 2019

    Skate Valentine's Day Cards 2019
    Valentine's Day is a trap! We're here to set you free. If you give the wrong gift on V-Day, you'll be in the doghouse. So, forget roses and love letters. Just DM your sweetheart a screenshot of one of these crappy Photoshop files instead.
  • Hall Of Meat: Gonzalo Huertas

    Hall Of Meat: Gonzalo Huertas
    Graphic Content! This shocking clip of survival could actully help save a life. After seeing Gonzalo's harrowing experience, hopefully skaters will be scared straight into having a spotter system at all times.
  • Sporting Chance: Skate Team Logos

    Sporting Chance: Skate Team Logos
    Heaven help us if skating ever becomes a conventional sport with rules and regulations. That would be a living hell. At least the team logos might be interesting. Here's our first crack at them.