Surfing, Skateboarding, Music, Photography, Travel, Culture and general antics of the youth on the run.

what youth recommends shana cleveland and the sandcastles

WY Premiere: Watch “Butter & Eggs” A new single by Shana Cleveland & The Sandcastles

Monday blues are a real thing, especially when it’s past noon and your caffeine high’s worn off and all you wanna do is crawl back in bed. To that I say, go ahead and crawl. And while you’re there in the warmth of your blankets, watch Shana Cleveland & The Sandcastles’ new video for their…

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Watch Jeremy Leabres and Jon Dickson Couple quick clips to push shoes

Jon Dickson blew us all away with his opening part for Emerica’s Made. So whenever we get a few new clips we’re pretty happy to take a look. And check out Made’s B-Sides below:

what youth recommends craig anderson former

Craig Anderson’s Former Part One of those rare edits you need to watch over and over

When Dane, Craig and Austyn’s new brand Former launched last week, it came with this new Craig part, and all signs point to Austyn and Dane following suit with parts of their own. Craig reiterates that he is not afraid of slabs. At all. The wave at the end should win an award for how…

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The Quik shoot Back Den 117 with Tyler Newton, Mark Healey, Danny Fuller and Ola Eleogram

“i had to shoot the retro shorts campaign for quiksilver way back. this is when trunks were long as fuck so these shores were super short. i had an idea of taking them into the cane fields and shooting them the OG way back when the quik boys were hard as fuck. circa back den,…

what youth recommends derick disney

Watch this wave of Derrick Disney Seriously, this is so sick.

We just flew on the Red Eye to New York City and landed at 6:00 am. I was sitting in a real deal, non-Uber Technologies NYC taxi cab, deliriously listening to Migos at dawn and saw this wave of Derrick Disney come by on my Instagram feed and I seriously fucking hooted. Right there in…

what youth surfing film hello sea

Coming Soon: Hello, Sea Trailer for our new short starring Craig Anderson, Chippa Wilson, Yago Dora, Lee Wilson, Dillon Perillo and Eric Geiselman

Another boat trip, another tale to tell. This one wasn’t a serene dream by any means and it started with a poorly timed typhoon blowing through the harbor we left from, but we did it. We ripped. With some of our favorite dudes in the world. Watch the trailer for “Hello, Sea” here and come…

what youth dapl

Can’t Surf This Pipeline Water, Oil, and Standing Rock: Why the fuck do we wanna destroy the earth?

Editor’s Note: When it comes to water and the environment, we’re all in. We have to be. It goes far beyond politics. It’s life. Unfortunately, it wasn’t a good week for either. Once again, we called our political consultant in SF, Heleanor S. Thompson to get some clarity on why anyone would want to put an oil pipe through someone’s drinking…

Listen to NE-HI Their new album Offers is out today on Grand Jury

Chicago is and always has been one of the greatest cities for music. So it’s no wonder NE-HI, my favorite new jangly garage paisley four-piece, live and breathe that windy city. “We think it’s the best place to be in a band in America.” Opinions aside, these seasoned DIY hustlers spent the majority of their…

what youth recommends former dane reynolds craig anderson austyn gillette

Former is here Dane Reynolds, Craig Anderson and Austyn Gillette’s new clothing line is live (and it looks good)

Yesterday I went on a rant. I do that. Wine at night and all. I said things felt alarmingly stale in...
what youth surfing nate lawrence

Nate’s Back where the water is warm Collected Thoughts 123: After a stint in CA, Nate’s back in the tropics

“Man, it’s nice being back in the tropics…” —Nate Lawrence
what youth recommends froth sensitive girl

Watch Froth’s New Video “Sensitive Girl” off upcoming album Outside (briefly)

A music video can say a lot about a band, especially when the band takes creative control and shoots and...
what youth dane reynolds trapped in portugal jail

Dane Reynolds has been released After being harbored for two days in Portugal for a lost passport, he’s good

Because of the sensationalist potential of this story, it was kinda hard to tell how serious it was. We talked...
what youth chippa wilson surfing

Dear Surfing, Anyone out there? What I’d do to watch a surf vid that mattered right now

I’m still awake, watching music videos, trying to recreate the nostalgia that late night MTV2 once provided. Right now it’s Radiohead’s...
what youth recommends tashaki miyaki

Listen to Tashaki Miyaki And watch “Girls on TV” directed by James Franco

Don’t be fooled by the name of LA-based band Tashaki Miyaki. What may sound like an unearthed Japanese proto band...
what youth olivia brower girl we adore

Girl We Adore: Olivia Brower Former Encinitas, CA Whole Foods shopper (it closed)

What Youth: Do you have any nicknames? Olivia Brower: Liviey Girl, Olive, Oli. Where are you from and where are you...
what youth recommends grant brittain skateboarding

In the Streets w/ J. Grant Brittain Fact and Arkitip team up to bring you wearable history notes

FACT. & Arkitip have partnered to bring a six part teeshirt capsule collection of 80’s based, street focused skateboard photography...
what youth recommends dream bars kolohe andino and nat young

Watch “Dream Bars” Up North with Kolohe Andino and Nat Young

Here’s a handful of days that Kolohe Andino and Nat Young got “up north.” I think anyone who’s ever attempted...
what youth recommends cfm rise and fall

Listen to CFM’s New Single “Rise and Fall,” off upcoming album

CFM, the solo project of Charles Mootheart (of Fuzz and Ty Segall’s band), has a new album dropping April 4th...
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Jake Johnson and Arto Saari, Australia, 2009 Back Den 116

“march 2009, gravis australia tour. jake johnson and arto saari on a spot check at the train station. hunting for...

WHAT YOUTH DRINKS: THE BROWN DERBY Three ingredients to make a perfect blend of sweet and sour.

It’s a drink that throws back to LA’s golden age (though, as we showed you in issue 2, LA is...
what youth recommends la witch

LA Witch Needs Our Help Their Gear was Stolen in freezing England

Our favorite legends L.A. Witch know how to live like road dogs. And that’s no easy feat, especially in the dead...
what youth recommends quiksilver radical times

Radical Times in Spain Quiksilver dudes drive across Spain and surf, skate and snow all the way

Quiksilver used to produce a show called Boarding Pass. I remember seeing it on an airplane’s entertainment channel once. It was narrated...
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Radical Class: Wandering in Berlin Eat, drink and be blown away by the countries that like it cold (Pt. 1 of 3)

Travis told me to tell people about all of the cool shit we get to do (Editor’s Note: Yes, I did)....
what youth yago dora surfing indonesia

Yago Dora, Indonesia, 2016 Collected Thoughts 122

“There was a time in my life that I could do nothing except think about Macaroni’s. Like every day I...
what youth recommends skateboarding huf japan

The HUF team skating in Japan Shot entirely on iPhone by Brad Cromer

The modern condition: The HUF team skating in Japan, shot entirely on iPhone by Brad Cromer.
what youth recommends raw kolohe andino

Brother in Mexican Right Points Kolohe knows how to make a pointbreak look good

We tried to get this footage to use in Kolohe’s movie Brother but we didn’t get it. So here it is....
what youth recommends zig zags

4 New Bands for you Spring has (almost) sprung and that means lots of new music

Spring doesn’t officially start for another month, but here in Southern California, everything is in full fucking bloom. Including the...
Mick Fanning, Lineup

What’s a Dream Tour? Mick Fanning just beat the game

The Search used to discover shit like this every weekend it seemed like. Those were better times, maybe. But don’t...
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Lanna Lyon, Studio 35 in Costa Mesa, 2013 Back Den 115

“hands down lanna was my main muse of the studio 35 days. she inspired me to create so much art...
what youth recommends left for shred harry bryant beau foster shaun manners

Watch “Left for Shred” With Harry Bryant, Beau Foster and Shaun Manners

A fun little jam session with three fun surfers. Beau Foster’s settled nicely into a shortboarding alternative, moving interestingly modern...
what youth recommends skateboarding

Sage Elsesser skating NYC Shot all on super 8 for his latest colorway for Converse

Sage Elsesser cruising around NYC in his latest colorway of the Converse Cons One Star Pro CC.
what youth recommends music

Listen to: Brian Hill and The Noh Starrs Their new song “The New Yorker” is about to find its way into your life and you’re going to like it

Brian Hill has a spark. It’s in his style. The way he talks. And it’s definitely in the music he makes....