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Radical Class, What Youth Eats

What Youth Eats: Huevos Rancheros Your weekend mornings are now better

Huevos Rancheros hold a special place down deep in my gut. Growing up, when dad wasn’t at work on weekend...
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Conversation With: Entrance On his new album Book of Changes

Entrance, the musical force that is Guy Blakeslee, first crept into my life on a mixed CD in 2003. Blakeslee’s...
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Photo Credit: Paul Coutherut Portfolio 034: Paul was told he couldn’t skate again, but they didn’t say he couldn’t shoot it.

Paul Coutherut started submitting photos to us one at a time a few months back. They would make there way...
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Girl We Adore: Amanda Davis Black Sheep, Sports Cars and In N Out

What’s your full name? Amanda Josephine Davis. Where were you born and where are you living? I was born in...
Harry Bryant, Surfing, Off Beat, What Youth, Hunter Martinez

Off Beat: Harry Bryant Episode 041: Beer, Mexican food and fidget spinners with your new favorite Australian

There’s a new blonde bowl cut in town and his name is Harry Bryant. Classic Australian in every sense of...
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WHAT YOUTH EATS: WITHOUT RECIPES Try this, then go rip into it

Learning to cook and make cocktails is a funny process. We read cookbooks, we watch TV shows, maybe we try...
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New issue is at the printer, now what? Well, hit the road. And have a party of course.

“Do you know how many times I clicked my fucking mouse to make this thing?” We’ll chalk this up to...
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Afternoon Interview: Tanner Gudauskas Episode 056: Dark bar, sunny guy and lots of magic at the Red Fox Lounge

Red Fox Lounge is a bar in San Clemente. It’s dark inside. Really dark in fact. We went there with...
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WHAT YOUTH EATS: OUR VEGGIES Skip the Meat with Grilled Mushroom Risotto

You’re eating your veggies, right? For those of you who just need meat with your meals, may I offer mushrooms instead. Here,...
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Deserted Deserts Nate Lawrence checks in from the road with Ian Crane and Evan Geiselman

There’s no shortage of swell. And there’s no shortage of hype. People love to talk about the next swell….But how’s...
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Afternoon Interview: Ryan Spencer Episode 055: A day spent doing it all: a skate, a surf and a photo dig

Ryan Spencer was born and raised in Maui, skating it’s unique and irregular island streetscapes and through that molded himself into a...

Why would anyone wanna leave Paris? Donald Trump is making it harder to be a youth on the run

The great Gloria Steinem put it best: In response to Trump’s attempt at pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement: “Too...
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Afternoon Interview: Louie Lopez Episode 054: A day out with Louie followed by a BBQ with Curren Caples, Jake Anderson and Mike Anderson

Louie Lopez is soft spoken. Especially when he’s surrounded by the antics of Jake Anderson and Curren Caples. But that...
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Radical Class: On Memorial Day Celebrating and Remembering in Equal Parts

These days, Memorial Day is all about burgers and beers, beach days and maybe some deeply discounted retail shopping. But,...
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More of the Same Same Collected Thoughts 130: Year of the fucking drone.

“So here we are. 2017. Year of the fucking drone. We’re pretty far behind schedule, according to Marty McFly. But...
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What’d you do this weekend? We threw ourselves into the pit with The Murder City Devils

“A lot of our songs early on were about romanticizing places we weren’t. Other places, other towns, things we couldn’t...

What Youth Eats: On a Trip Bridging the disconnect between great waves and crappy food on surf trips

I haven’t been lucky enough to be on a fancy boat trip with a private chef, but I have been...
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Ty Segall and Assman An interview with Ty Segall and his new comic strip featuring the character of Assman

Ty Segall is 10 minutes late to our interview at Footsies in Highland Park. I’m sipping on a whiskey in...
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This is Absurd An old note comes back to haunt and hype us

Editor’s note: This was originally published in What Youth Issue 1 (which is now sold out) as an intro to...
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How we met Yago Dora Yago’s success at the Rio Pro is validating something we’ve known for a long time. Let’s recall.

Long before the WSL started with the weird warrior techno hype video things, we were watching Yago Dora. His surfing caught...

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Watch “BS with TG: Ed Templeton” Always good to hear from Ed

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Watch Alejandro Moreda in “Mó Ale” Bali arcs and backside threading presented by Sanuk

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Emerica and Explosions in the Sky Get together for a shoe collab we’re very into

I remember someone once said that Explosions in the Sky is good to have sex to. That’s fun.  In other...
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Local dreampop band Winter make ethereal bedroom songs that’ll make you think you’ve slipped back into the ’90s. In a...
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Watch “Sessions, Keramas” With Taj Burrow, Jack Robinson, Mikey Wright, Sebastian Zietz & more

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Greyson Fletcher skating some fun transition and rough street spots during a month long trip in Bali. Never hurts to...
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Snapt 3 is Coming soon Behind the scenes in Indo with Mason Ho, Bruce Irons, Asher Pacey, Ian Crane, Betet and more

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WY Premiere: Triathalon Watch their new video for “Come Thru”

Triathalon, a Savannah-based indie band itching to ditch genre specifications, have reemerged with their latest EP Cold Shower as a full-fledged...
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Music To Do Europe To A playlist from the Mediterranean

Packing for a trip to Europe, or anywhere really, can be daunting. But the only thing you absolutely need, besides...
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WY Premiere: Watch “Someday” A new music video from HALFNOISE

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Help Save a Wave this weekend I promise one day you will want to go to this Caribbean spot

I recently did a one week vanishing act to Bocas Del Toro in Panama. A friend has a spot there,...
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Wanna do Whatever you want? Like, professionally? Volcom wants to make that happen for you

What would your life look like if you could do what you wanted with your time? And if didn’t have to worry...
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Dumb: The Story of Big Brother Magazine A movie you must watch. Get a Hulu account now.

Hulu released a movie worthy of pirating a password, or signing up for the free 30-day trial. “Dumb: The Story of...
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Okay, so they’re not dead dead. But the band formerly known as Thee Oh Sees have pulled a phoenix move on...
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WY Premiere: The Memories “Okay, Cupid” will make you believe in love songs again

The Memories have a wonderful way with words, and their new single, “Okay, Cupid” will take a tight tug on...
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Watch Kevin Morby’s New Video For title track “City Music”

Kevin Morby released a new video today for the title track off his latest album, City Music. The video, directed...
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Friday night soul singer Durand Jones played a private show at a house in Long Beach. After seeing them perform...