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

“Hey I like you” by Julian Klincewicz Runway show and exhibition in San Diego tomorrow evening

We initially admired Julian on a skateboard and the music he put out in his first bands, LUBE and Christy, which...
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Watch “Créme Caramel” Nowness and Canada collaborate to make Episode 3 of #definebeauty

We love Nowness, it’s one of the sites that prompted the creation of What Youth. And we also love the...
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And the Lomography camera goes to… Ally Flake won herself a brand new film camera from Lomography

Congratulations Ally Flake, you won yourself a new instant film camera from Lomography for your submission of this purple thigh...
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Enter to win a new film camera Get the new Lomo’Instant Film Camera by entering here

We have one of these at the office and it gets used nearly daily. Whoever comes in we snap. It’s...

Ed Templeton | Inspired By A short conversation with Ed on his inspirations in this series from RVCA

It’s always good to hear from Ed. Especially after the US Open has come and gone and all eyes have...
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Finnegan on the sounds of surfing Pulitzer Prize winner William Finnegan speaks to Pitchfork about music and surfing

“The soundtrack for surfing, especially since shortboards in ’68, is rock n roll. That’s what it is.” William Finnegan wrote...
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Jerry Hsu on his photography Great insight from interview with Solo Skateboard Magazine in support of photo show: A Love Like Mine is Hard to Find

Jerry Hsu’s solo show A Love Like Mine is Hard to Find is currently in Berlin. He recently chatted to...
Brixton Broadcast, Chicago, Music, Natural Child, The Half Rats,

En-Route to Brixton Broadcast Chicago The windy city is about to get blown away by Natural Child and The Half Rats and Us

I have been to Chicago before. And I surfed. Sorta. I tried to do tow-ats on one-foot wind waves in...
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Meet Dan Climan From band posters to Tattoos

Dan Climan is an artist from Montreal with a timeless aesthetic. We’ve known him for a while and are always...

Watch Cate Le Bon’s New Trailer for “Crab Day” It just might be the weirdest thing you’ll see all week

Cate Le Bon, the ethereal, angel-voiced Welsh singer/songwriter who’s worked with Tim Presley, White Fence and the Chemical Brothers, is...

D’Blanc Release Issue 2 of “Perspective” And in a world of shitty zines, this isn’t one

It seems as though everyone has their own zine these days. I’ve been to zine fests, zine carnivals, zine swap...
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Portraiture from “Stuck to Me” Ryan Allan and Kristina Patterson shoot the who’s who of Mark Oblow’s solo show

As we said before, the opening reception at Mark Oblow’s “Stuck to Me” show was incredible. From the art, to...
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What Youth X Christian Fletcher Shirt On Sale Now

This is a very Limited Edition What Youth X Christian Fletcher T-shirt. Featuring a 4-year-old Christian Fletcher photographed by Herbie Fletcher...
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Photos from Mark Oblow’s Solo Show Back Den on display for “Stuck to Me” in Los Angeles

We’ve been to our share of art shows. Generally they’re stuffy, deflating (art is expensive) and pretentious. But last week...
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Mark Oblow’s “Stuck to Me” His first solo show at Factory 413 Thursday Night

I swung by Oblow’s house today to check in on the madness happening around his first solo art show —...
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The 2015 What Youth Slideshow All the fun that we had, set to Lou Reed

New Year’s would have to be our favorite holiday. It’s the only one with little to no religious associations, and...
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The Stores that Carry What Youth Tell ’em Santa sent ya

We’re a week away from Christmas, two weeks away from New Years and three weeks from the release of What...
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The What Youth 2015 Our Top 5 Interviews of the Year

We spend most of the year talking to people. Record. Talk Talk Talk. And then we show you. That’s one thing...
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Want to Write for What Youth? We’re (still) looking for contributing writers and interns for 2016

[Update: If you already sent through your work for our previous callout, we’re still in the process of going through...
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The What Youth Holiday Wish List The rad stuff you need to buy (or have someone buy for you)

Well, we’re here. The holiday season. The scent of consumerism and dead birds is wafting through the crisp air. There...
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Wy Recommends: Slowtide Towels An often overlooked piece of gear gets a makeover

An oft overlooked item we use every single damn day is getting some color thanks to Slowtide, a new towel...
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Rights Refused: Sketchy Tank Artist, illustrator, designer, beer drinker, pot smoker and Swamp Wizard

Raw, uninhibited and unapologetic. Kr3w Denim recently caught up with artist Sketchy Tank for an episode in their very diverse...
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Watch Keith Richards: Under The Influence Tonight’s Netflix and chill

Keith Richards. The legend, the human riff. He’s responsible for some of the best guitar writing in musical history. Not...

Hi-Shredability: Craig Stecyk Artist, writer, filmmaker and photographer

Craig Stecyk is an artist, a writer, a filmmaker, a photographer, and by default a historian on everything that is cool...
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Gutterdust: Island of the Gods Cut in two but not always equal

Gutterdust has been contributing photos to What Youth since we came across his work early last year. He is currently...
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Dekka Vol. II Gallery and Zine Launch Derek Dunfee’s new photo zine and really good music by Tracy Bryant of Corners

A lot of what we see these days is very doctored up to make it look better. Travel magazines, surf...
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Dekka Vol. II: Water Tried to Kill Me Derek Dunfee’s new Zine Release and Photo Show in Costa Mesa

If you’re in Costa Mesa tomorrow night, swing by Open House Creative and check out Derek Dunfee’s new zine release...
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Mark Oblow launches his new site And there’s stuff for sale

Lord of all things photography, skate, painting and all around sick shit, Mark Oblow has relaunched his website MOBLOW today....

Vundabar tour photos by Caitlin McCann To celebrate the release of their new album Gawk

Vundabar is a rockband from Boston. And Caitlin McCann is an extremely talented photographer based in New York (imagine Mike Brodie...

WY Guide: An art-filled weekend in LA It’s a bad time to be lazy

Are you in Los Angeles this weekend? Well, if so, it’s supposed to rain. And be hot. All at the same...
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Sign Painter Steve Powers Graphic and Colorful and We Want More

Steve Powers is a sign painting legend. And as fans of typography, he’s been a hero of ours since before...
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Down by the Sea Fall 2015 from Amuse Society

Since the Roxy girl left her smile in Waikiki in the ’90s, girls and their salty-inspired fashions have been transitioning...

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