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ROARK PRESENTS: CAMINO ABIERTO

The fine gentleman at Roark Revival have always put an emphasis on travel and the spirit of adventure. If this video doesn’t make you want to do a 360 in your chair and book the next ticket out of here, I don’t know what will. Rights for days. Who goes left anymore? Roark’s preferred mode…

Alex Olson + Caleb Barnett Battle For Skateboard Supremacy A snake run “contest” for NYC glory

Over the weekend in Brooklyn the first-ever Quartersnacks Cup went down. After taking over a local BMX pump track sixteen friends went head-to-head in bracket style elimination format until only Alex Olson, representing NineOneSeven, and Hockey’s Caleb Barnett were left standing. The resulting final was more laughs than stress, exactly what a skateboarding contest should…

Dusty Payne: Back From the Dead Catching Up with Maui’s Favorite Son

In between doctors and dentist visits, we had the chance to catch up with Dusty after his near-death wipeout at Backdoor. Have you ever heard the expression, “kick a man when he’s down?” God sure hadn’t. Dusty’s been through the ringer but the warrior in him keeps getting back on that horse. We’re lucky to…

Watch: ‘No Idea’ Full-length Alltimers team video from a years’ worth of filming

  The first full-length from New York’s Alltimers features full parts from Etienne Gagne, Dustin Henry, and a Tyler Warren / Ben Blundell shared part. Then we got cameos from the rest of the crew: Adrian Vega, Will Marshall, Dan Ericson, Brian Delaney, Zered Bassett, Conor Prunty, Adam Zhu, and Charles Rivard. This 27-minute ‘celebration of freedom…

Ear Candy: The Priests Because Iggy Says So

      I’m writing this while listening to the debut album Nothing Feels Natural by D.C. professional badasses Priests, and it’s taking everything in me to not get up and dance like everyone in this cafe isn’t watching. Catchy but complex powerful punk melodies serve as the perfect soundtrack for not giving a shit….

“The F*&cking Catalina Wave Mixer” Novelty Waves and Buffalo Milk

This is Catalina. Between Buffalo country, the casino and legendary wine mixers (think Will Ferrell) the island has been known for many things, surf not being one of them. While most of the boats flee the harbor during Santa Ana winds, Kevin Schulz and Aaron Checkwood were there to capture the novelty waves. The most…

WASTED TALENT PRESENTS THROUGH THE PINES A SHORT FILM BY GUILLEM CRUELLS

    Our friends over at Wasted Talent produced this beautiful feature on three things we love: Brendon Gibbens, Chippa Wilson and France. Grab a glass of vino and enjoy.  

Kader Sylla Welcomed to the RVCA Family What’s next for the WY cover boy?

In the shady underworld of organized crime only The Boss can initiate an associate into the family, allowing them to become a made man.  In the concrete world of the skateboard industry, much the same, The Boss aka Andrew Reynolds can also help initiate a trusted associate into their extended families.  Kader Sylla – fresh…

“Distant Sky” Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Live in Copenhagen A VISUAL AUDIO EXPERIENCE

Last night folks wearing mostly black were treated to a glimpse into the soul of the most prolific Prince of...

PORTRAIT 001 Griffin Loop

Our friend and filmmaker Jeff Alper recently collaborated with artist Griffin Loop on an awesome short film. The film, shot...

Leo Valls Roaming Paris in “The Ocean” by Blake Myers

When Blake Myers isn’t dropping the next big surf flick, he’s working on passion projects in France, like this little...

Go Big or Go Sit in The Car A LOOK THROUGH THE LENS WITH THE LEGENDARY GRANT BRITTAIN

Grant Brittain is a pioneer. A legendary skate photog who showed us how to look through the lens at a...

The Thomas Campbell Collection by Vissla

Board-building, art and apparel? That’s what iconic artist Thomas Campbell is doing with Vissla, a brand that promotes creative freedom,...

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday Music Round-up with Maya Eslami

Watch Sam Evian’s Video for “Health Machine” Sam Evian, the project of New York-based musician Sam Owens, sounds like a...

The Entire Universe And Catch Them Live at Zebulon Tonight

Watch The Entire Universe’s New Video And catch them live at Zebulon tonight LA-based three-piece The Entire Universe have a...
Photo: Target Demographic

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday music round-up with Maya Eslami

Listen to Target Demographic   Target Demo by Target Demographic Kentucky-based shredders Target Demographic are heavy, scuzzy, and everything you...
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HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday music round-up with Maya Eslami

Listen to Iceage’s “Pain Killer” ft. Sky Ferreira I am completely obsessed with Copenhagen’s Iceage, and their new track “Pain...
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Exclusive Stream: Never Betters Listen to their new EP “Guns + Roses’ Roses”

Never Betters are fast, dirty, and filled with the kind of angst and pulsating energy and spirit we can’t help...

Volcom’s Road Rager at What Youth With Ryan Burch, Ozzie Wright, live performance by Manipulator and so many of you eating tacos and drinking beer

This is seriously what makes us tick. Days and nights like this. At or place. After spending the morning and early...
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WY Premiere: Lime Cordiale Watch their video for “What Is Growing Up”

Australian-based duo Lime Cordiale, formed by brothers Louis and Oli Leimbach while in high school, sound like the soundtrack to...
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Watch “Today’s Harvest” There goes Clay Marzo blowing our minds again

Clay surfs like a damn cat stuck on a hot tin room in the best possible way. He just jumps...
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Listen to Mom and the Mailman Watch “Lizard” and catch his show Saturday at the Wayfarer

Mom and the Mailman is the brainchild of Long Beach native Malcolm Bennett, but something tells me Malcolm is really...
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Watch Harry Bryant go soft on us And still surf better than me, you, and the rest of our lot

It appears the soft top takeover is inevitable. We’ve seen Noa and Chippa on them. And now Harry’s joining the cult....

Right, so the WSL starts again next week And hello, yes, we have some questions and concerns. Five exactly.

It is 6:30 am, picture the scene. It is 6:30 am and the crack of dawn in San Diego and...
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Volcom Road Rager at our place! Ryan Burch, Ozzie Wright and the whole band of Volcom pranksters are coming over Friday, March 9th from 3-7pm

Ryan Burch, Ozzie Wright and the Volcom band of Merry Pranksters have been Road Raging and zig-zagging their way across...
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HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday music round-up with Maya Eslami

Editor’s Note: We’ve taken note that most of us are relying on Maya’s music suggestions to expand our Spotify playlists, and...
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Watch Creed McTaggart’s “Bong Edit” Plus, everything else he just dumped out of his iMovie archives

Creed is just being the kindest by giving us all these goods over the past 24-hours. First there was his...

WY Premiere: Shark Toys Listen to their new single “Maze”

Shark Toys, maybe the most underrated band oozing out of Los Angeles these days, just signed with In The Red...
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Watch “Downhill From Here” Creed, Beau, Ellis and friends…no irony.

How lucky is Billabong to have Creed? This little vid chronicles the Wash boys from their Oz practice space…to the...

Watch “Pedro’s Bay B-Sides” Return to that tropical blue wedge with Eric Geiselman, Brendon Gibbens, Bryce Young, and Cam Richards

Vissla released Pedro’s Bay sometime around July last year. It’s one of those films about a band of hopeless romantics searching...
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Music to make you “Spread” A new playlist to butter your toast

Remember the scene in Pulp Fiction where Jules and Vincent Vega debate the severity and sexual implications of a foot...
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WY Premiere: Kip Nelson Watch his video for new single “Mexico”

Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Kip Nelson sounds like a psychedelic trip down a salty wave with the sun high in the...

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