Bones Brigade was a very successful skateboarding team that rode for Powell Peralta and later Powell. Stacy Peralta created the team in 1979, picking most of the riders. Bones Brigade was very successful in competitions at the time. Many of the members helped shape skateboarding with their innovative new tricks on both vert and street skating. Members included Tony Hawk, Bucky Lasek, Mike Vallely, and Rodney Mullen.
Powell Peralta developed a signature art style using a skeleton motif which stood out in the market. One of the most popular skateboarding companies of the 1980s, producing the Tony Hawk Iron Cross deck, as well as the McGill Skull and Snake, and Caballero Dragon.
Powell Peralta went on to produce a series of very influential Bones Brigade skateboarding videos.