• T-Eddy Awards 2020

    T-Eddy Awards 2020
    Last year was the worst, which means we’ve got an extra-stacked pack of T-Eddys for the skate world’s gaffes and god-awful moments. Plenty of praise in there, too! Don’t get pissed if you made the list.
  • Ryan Townley: The Thrasher Interview

    Ryan Townley: The Thrasher Interview
    Nora Vasconcellos chats with her fellow Welcome broom rider about art, being a dog dad and filming for his recent Layers part—from our Feb ’21 issue of the mag.
  • Ryan Townley's "Layers" Part

    Ryan Townley's "Layers" Part
    Ryan rings in the new year with his massive snaps, hellacious boardslides and some world-class wall crawls. Twenty-twenty-one is off to a helluva start.
  • Deathwish's "Uncrossed" Drive-In Premiere Photos

    Deathwish's "Uncrossed" Drive-In Premiere Photos
    A stacked caravan of A-listers and homies cruised to the drive-in for a late-night showing of Uncrossed. Scroll through to see the park-and-ride of a lifetime.
  • Independent's "Savoring the Struggle" Video

    Independent's "Savoring the Struggle" Video
    Fresh off the plane and straight to the face, Willms starts the struggle before Townley, Winkowski, Manchild, Ducky and the crew fight battles against the East Coast’s crust and concerned citizens. Savor every second.
  • Independent's "Savoring the Struggle" Article

    Independent's "Savoring the Struggle" Article
    Bondo, bangers and blood, the Indy dudes leave the rough ground red from Mass to NYC. See the savagery with this piece from our August '20 issue.
  • Rough Cut: Ryan Townley's "Seance" Part

    Rough Cut: Ryan Townley's "Seance" Part
    Townley yanks his board less than you’d think, but we’d be pulling your chain if we said he’s going easy. Take a trip behind the scenes to fully experience his one-of-a-kind wizardry. 
  • Stomped! Ryan Townley

    Stomped! Ryan Townley
    Few rank higher in the pantheon of modern fast planters than Townley. This clip from Independent shows the work it takes to reach that glory. Keep it green. 
  • Ryan Townley Slappy Session

    Ryan Townley Slappy Session
    Ryan Townley hits the lot and conjures up curb combos we bet you haven't ever hardly seen. Peep the sesh and then get yourself to your local curb.
  • Bust or Bail "Trouble at the Double" Video

    Bust or Bail "Trouble at the Double" Video
    Famous for Arto's back lip over a decade ago, the spot has seen only over-the-rail action in recent years after the kinker was knobbed. The school granted us permission to hack off the skate-stoppers for just one day, and the rest is history. Big ups to everyone who BUSTED, especially Alex Midler and his game-changing kicky back lip. Boom!
  • ROUGH CUT: John Shanahan's "Cargo Sneaker" Part

    ROUGH CUT: John Shanahan's "Cargo Sneaker" Part
    When motivation runs low, make a bet to eat some cat food to reignite the spark. Shanahan gets the clips without chomping on the Meow Mix.
  • "Phelper's 9 Lives" Comix by Neckface

    "Phelper's 9 Lives" Comix by Neckface
    Jake Phelps swerved the Grim Reaper for decades. His near-death experiences only made him stronger. In a twisted tribute that Jake would have loved, Neckface celebrates some of Phelper's brushes with death.
  • Creature's "25 Years of the Vertical Vampire" Trailer

    Creature's "25 Years of the Vertical Vampire" Trailer
    Lance, Lucero, Burnett and a heavy cast tee up Nav’s new documentary. Peep the preview and set your alarm for the full vid hitting the CreachTube on Thursday.
  • Pretty's "ATL to SF" Video

    Pretty's "ATL to SF" Video
    Shareef Grady and ATL’s Pretty squad bounce from the South to get some at Clipper. Come for the stoke—stay for the roasts.
  • Krooked's "En Cuidad De México" Video

    Krooked's "En Cuidad De México" Video
    Bobby Worrest, Ronnie Sandoval, Manderson and company level bank-filled plazas, blast down spillways and mark up a mega pool in CDMX. Get it straight, watch Krooked.
  • Events
    In The Mag
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    Almost 20 years after Darrell Stanton’s cover, Carlos Ribeiro pays homage and hits Clipper with a switch backside noseblunt, landing square on the front of the February 2021 issue. Crack the back and find another history maker—Alex Midler’s Illegal Civ ender, a backside 270 ollie into the Sunset Carwash. WTF? More IC inside as we chat with Davonte Jolly about his new full-length vid GODSPEED. If the new year’s got you feeling nostalgic, look no further—we dip back into the ‘90s for a photo feature including The Phelper, Carroll, Stranger, Speyer, Hensley, Jovontae, Muska and more legends. Interview-wise, Dominick Walker gets grilled about living in Nyjah’s park, his push to turn pro and teaching the stars (or at least their kids) how to skate. Nick Michel, Henry Gartland and John Worthington all get the Heads treatment and Nora Vasconcellos chats with Ryan Townley about art, being a dog dad and filming for his new Layers part. Need a laugh? Check the Darren Navarrette People I’ve Known feature—the Vertical Vampire’s history goes deep. Finally, for all you music fanatics we’ve got interviews with Mogwai, Thurston Moore, Baptists and more. Start your year off right and plant your face into this issue.