Thrasher Magazine Archive

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 56: Tony Trujillo

Father of two, husband of one, and skaterock survivor of many; Tony talks growing up in Santa Rosa, riding for Anti-Hero, winning Marseille and Thrasher Skater of the Year, meeting Phelper and Mickey, starting Bad Shit, marrying Trixie and much more—I wanna thank Tony for coming down from Santa Rosa, this one’s special for the old man—Cheers!


40 large at Boost Mobile in Vegas 2003… WINNING


San Diego end of the King of the Road in 2007—some real Bad Shit


Lots of blunts have been smoked inside that pipe…


Front board down undah…


Covers baby…


Parlez vous Marseille…


PStone running the ground and I had the other angle right behind this Burndog classic photo…


Favorite skate park? Has to be Burnside…


Ever played live at a Strip Club in Portland? Yup


How about the Chili Bowl? Check


This is so gnarly—ask Chico Brenes


Married in Reno on the first Skate Rock trip with Hubbard as Best Man…


After math…


Ever throw out the first pitch at a MLB baseball game? Yup


Waylon been skating Potrero almost since day one…


Sargent frontside KOTR 2011


Skate Rock Allentown, PA…

Niners on the big screen in Paris France opening up for Dinosaur Jr—does it get any better?


I filmed this one in Paris France…


SOTY party staples…


Vans World Championship Weekend at the ballpark—this photo says it all…


Boosta mate…


66 6th street

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 55: Fabiana Delfino


I sat down with Fabiana at her hotel in SF early morning style and talked about Am Scramble, turning pro at Bust or Bail, the Olympics, a female SOTY and more.



Photo courtesy of GirlSkateNetwork

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 54: Ronnie Sandoval

Happy New Years and welcome back to work for all you lucky enough to have the two week break. This week I catch up with 2019 Skater of the Year heavy contender, Mr. Ronnie Sandoval. We discuss early days gettin’ flowed by Almost, getting on Krooked, meeting the Gonz and Jason Jessee, San Pedro skatepark and of course, Robbie Russo. That and a lot more got me hyped to kick things back into gear for 2020-lets come out swinging!


Shark bite…


Indy at Pedro…


Crackin’ eggs on the fence at Potrero…


Weekend at Jessee boys…


That hat doe…

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 53: 2019 Year In Review

I called up my old pal, Tim McKenney and we shot the shit, talking about the ones and giving out some awards. It was one hell of a rollercoaster ride, but we got through yet another year. Big love to all you that support and listen. Happy new years everyone, stay safe out there!


Tim McKenney in the dungeon talkin’ Peace, Love, and Empathy reigning supreme—SHOUT OUT!


Your picture is still on my wall… Amy Caron’s board is still on Tim’s wall…

It was a lot of fun, thanks to all that participated in the first ever Talkin’ Schmit SOTY brackets…

Big love to the homie and winner, Mr. Sammy Baca—Cheers! Let’s keep in rollin in 2020…

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 52: Silas Baxter Neal

Talkin’ Schmit gets their first SOTY on the show this week in SBN from the great Northwest. We discuss that epic SOTY party with Too Short, getting the call from Phelper, skating for Adidas and much more…

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 51: Satva Leung

From plush heated editing suite to the cold attic in Burlingame, Satva tells how editing Thrasher video #8 RAW gave him hives. Also hear about Welcome To Hell, Judah, skating for Maple, adventures in DJ land and much more.

Picturesque bs lip


Toy ad…


El Nino…


Oakland front board…


The camera crew: Diego and Satva


DJ skills for days…

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 50: Schmitty

The host sits down for episode 50 on his 50th birthday in the hot seat on the other side of the mic and gets grilled by his fiance and executive director of the program. Loads of texts and phone calls from the likes of Elissa Steamer, Jason Jessee, Toad, the fro’s, Oskar and Felix and a lot more. Prepare to listen to this one on a long drive or in segments, it’s got a total run time of 2:31 but we hope you enjoy it.


Begging to be rad in San Carlos…


The waves have always been double over head…


Crail in St. Helena…


Life hammers with Jane Goodall, should have tasted the whiskey…


Schmitty to fakie for you Burndog…


Dinner with pops under the Bay bridge baby…


J Mascis and Sweetapple stopped by the plant for a tour and interview…


New pocket tees are perfect for feeding…


Skate Rock day 1 in the ATL…


CPH with Big Dog, the Bod and Danger…


Vans hooked up a championship weekend at Giants game, this is minutes after Omar flew into McCovey Cove off a miniramp on a barge…


Pstone has more photos like this, I promise…


That beanie might currently be a collectors item…


Peninsula pride, with Eric J and McKenney…


Old fashioned and Glazed!!!


Me and the O dogg out in Lincoln City, Oregon…


SHOUT OUT!!!


Opening Day Giants with my brother, haven’t missed on since the new park opened…


Ever been to Lanai on Ellison’s private jet with your soon to be fiancé???


Teaching my bro, Jason Jessee how to film…


On the field, no bigs…


Damn it felt good to be a gangsta with Scarface and Willie D…


Speaking of gangstas…


The rowdy one, Roddy Piper-huge day for me back when…


Early date with the Exec. Director…


Never forget the fro’s!



BMX action at Dave Englands…


Last niners game at Candlestick with Sweet Sal…


No Phelper at SOTY parties anymore, things done changed—miss you blood!


Bromantic dinner at the ol’ Blue Plate…

Freaks and Geeks fan-out waish…


Probably my favorite skate photo of me…


Hood River for Danny Sargent…


#FUCKYEAH


Engaged…

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 49: Pete “the Ox” Colpitts

Over two hours of Peninsula pride wrapped up into an array of topics varying from the early days at Spillway to the later days at Gazeebo banks. Tampa Pro qualifier? Yup! Lost passport day of trip to Japan? Hairy like monkey, this is no hoax, this is Loudmouths and Young Offenders drummer boy, Mr. Pete the Ox Colpitts. Thanks so much for spending the time Pete, Im pretty sure everyone else thanks you too. Cheers!


Glory…


Best beanies in the biz…


Eggs aren’t just on Sundays for the Ox…


BS air deep in Japan, passport included…


Sneath Lane coverage…


Greer skatepark in Palo Alto looks really fun when Pete’s skating it…


Covers baby…

Talkin’ Schmit Ep. 48: ARCO

Triple OG born and raised in the SFC, I was honored to get some time to talk Sick Boys, discovering China Banks, meeting Phelper, Day On the Green and beyond with the legendary Mike Archimedes. Concrete Jungle is forever—Thanks Arco!


First photo ever published of Arco was here in February 1985, Neil Blender cover… Thrasher of course