Its focus has always been to cover skateboarding with an authentic voice, but it also covers music, shows, and other art-forms surrounding the skateboard community.
The magazine also maintains a website, which includes segments with names such as "Firing Line" and "Hall of Meat", an online store, a video collection, a radio show, and a forum for registered users. Thrasher was founded in by Fausto Vitello and Eric Swenson , primarily as a way to promote Independent Truck Company , their skateboard truck company. In , Jake Phelps was named editor of the magazine. With him, he brought the punk-skater ethic to the world thru his photojournalism, changing the essence of Thrasher, and in turn changing the sub-culture of skateboarding forever. The magazine's website features regularly updated episodes of segments and hosts a forum in which registered users can engage in online discussion. The title of "Skater of the Year" is awarded annually by Thrasher magazine. The tradition was started in , and the accolade remains one of the most respected awards in global skateboarding culture. The title is bestowed to one skater annually and announced by Thrasher's editor. Chris Cole and Danny Way are the only double recipients. Milton Martinez was nominated for and won Skater of the Year for
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Its focus has always been to cover skateboarding with an authentic voice, but it also covers music, shows, and other art-forms surrounding the skateboard community. Like any good publication should, Thrasher became an integral part of the community it served through its unique approach and brand of journalism. While the magazine is the backbone of the company, Thrasher apparel is often what the majority of the population associates with the brand.
Items 1 to 60 of total 1 2. Thrasher Skate Mag. Thrasher Skate and Destroy. Among others, Skate and Destroy is an old adage in the skateboarding lexicon.
Thrasher Skate Goat. Say what you will about Satan, but the pentagram, the Goat, and the numbers are all big sellers in skateboarding. Someone on the Thrasher staff is living large thanks to putting together this design. Turning a pentagram into a skate truck by adding wheels and throwing in a satanic goat style graphic in the background is money in the bank. All Rights Reserved. Go to Mobile Site.