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

what youth recommends stussy skateboarding

Watch Jake Anderson for Stussy As psyched as you can get to rip in 51 fucking seconds

I watched this just now and now want to terrorize streets. Jake Anderson’s skating, this song and edit by Jared...
what youth recommends flat worms

WY Premiere: Flat Worms “Sovereignty” ’90s Batman birthday party footage and a really sick song

“I was listening to Swell Maps one day and realized I wanted to play rock and roll again,” says Will...
what youth recommends flying hair

Listen to Flying Hair And catch them live Monday with Acid Mothers Temple

Do you like heavy riffs and demented jams and the image of hair flying wildly all in the name of...
what youth recommends peter ramondetta

Watch Peter Ramondetta’s new Huf part “Fuck yeah, Pete.”

Peter Ramondetta is one of our favorite skaters and people ever. And today he dropped this new part with Huf...
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What Youth x Slowtide Towel Come trip with us all summer

In What Youth Issue 9 we politely urged you to come trip with us. And now we urge you again....
what youth recommends tanner hendrickson

Watch No Rest This Winter With Tanner Hendrickson

Maui was full of swell this past season, and Tanner took full advantage while being home. Whether it was pumping...
what youth recommends zig zags

Listen to Zig Zags’ New Single The ear crushing “They Came For Us”

After a year or so of reinventing themselves, Los Angeles trio Zig Zags are ready to crush your eardrums with...
what youth recommends summer intern

Intern at What Youth We’re looking for spring and summer interns

Hey guys and girls, Are you looking for an internship this Spring/Summer? Well, we are looking for help in our...
what youth recommends fletcher c johnson

Video Premiere: “Wilder Than Me” Fletcher C. Johnson’s new one shot by John Dougherty & Matt Johnson around NYC

Fletcher C. Johnson, of Burger family flare, released this third album last week, titled Lesson In Tenderness. Recorded in a...
what youth recommends dillon p

Watch Dillon Perillo’s A+ B-sides Outtakes from The Dill and Beeg Project

Kelly Slater once commented on our Insta saying that he thought Dillon Perillo’s surfing was very underrated. We rate his...
Vissla, Costa Rica

Time for Costa Rica Vissla heads south to launch their new line and now we’re on Kayak

Costa Rica is a rad trip. And apparently, even in the heart of the winter it’s still gets fun. And warm....
what youth recommends thomas cohen

Thomas Cohen’s Video for “Hazy Shades” But really listen to the song because it’s great

Thomas Cohen may not sound familiar because, well, he’s not. Search for his name on the Internet and you’ll mostly...
what youth recommends the parrots

Listen to the Parrots Salty new music from Madrid

Madrid three-piece The Parrots stormed through this years’ SXSW with heavy buzz, and with good reason. These dudes ooze a...
what youth recommends pet sounds

Listen to A Tribute to Pet Sounds Featuring Holy Wave, Shannon and the Clams, and more

If you live under a rock, you may have missed hearing that Brian Wilson – thee Brian Wilson of the...
what youth recommends monster youth

Listen to Monster Youth New music from Sint-Niklaas, Belgium

There is, as you’ve probably noticed, a plethora of indie sounding psych garage punk rock infiltrating our ears. And, for...
what youth recommends andy shauf music

Watch Andy Shauf’s “The Magician” Please stop what you’re doing and watch this stunning collage work by Winston Hacking

It’s not often that something stops you in your tracks these days. And we’re stopped. Right in our tracks because of...
Noa Deane, Pulp

“Noa won’t stop jumping off things.” “Pulp”: a new Noa Deane edit and a note home to mom

“Weird heroes and mould-breaking champions exist as living proof to those who need it that the tyranny of ‘the rat...
what youth recommends gear guide 2016

Wy Recommends: South Swell edition Your first summer shopping list

We’re on the eve of the first collision between north and south swells of the year. A great time to...
what youth recommends nude party

Listen to The Nude Party “Boner Pop” from Boone, NC

“Boner pop”? That’s right. The Nude Party from Boone, North Carolina describe themselves as such, and they may have invented...
what youth recommends creed mctaggart beau foster

Listen to Wash’s new EP “Point of View” Creed McTaggart, Beau Foster and Ellis Ericson’s band is pretty damn good

We love their surfing because they don’t seem to give a fuck, and now they’ve released an EP with the same...
what youth recommends lee wilson

Watch Brixton’s Lee Wilson in Bali Underground Lord gets new stickers

Lee Wilson has always been one of our favorite surfers. The long-time Bali resident has been an underground delight for...
what youth recommends weezer

Weezer Has a New Album And I somehow almost missed it

Okay. So sometimes I live in my underground Burger infused bubble of local rock ‘n’ roll and forget that the...
what youth recommends rvca montage

Watch “RVCAloha Montage” With Bruce Irons, Danny Fuller, Jay Davies, Makua Rothman, and More

The North Shore’s El Niño season is coming to a close and here’s what you’re left with: a packed montage of...
Music, Mia, Girls, What Youth Recommends, World Premiere, Asal Shahindoust

Premiere: Music Video for “Girls” by Mia Girls in underwear by a pool set to bedroom pop

Teen lust and teen angst will always go hand in hand. And if dissociation has made you forget what that’s...

Mikey Wright joins Traktor Sick

Mikey joins Traktor, which is really JS Surfboards. But you should already know that. It’s the best logo we have. He...
what youth shirts

New What Youth tees, jackets and more Now available in the What Youth Shop

We’ve been hinting at it for a while, but we finally made some new tees, jackets and sweatshirts. Which you’ll...
what youth recommends night beats power child

Night Beats’ Video for “Power Child” Directed by Riley Blakeway & Jeremy Asher Lynch

Night Beats premiered a new video yesterday for “Power Child”, the latest single off their soul drenched, heavy hitting album...
what youth recommends kai barger

Watch “Kai Bagah No Wundah” Kai Barger and his Maui boys love to be way above water, and aren’t afraid to be way underwater either

Kai Barger is an interesting member of the Maui crew. When he was younger, he was probably the most well-known...
what youth recommends yeasayer

Listen to a Preview of Yeasayer’s New Album Amen & Goodbye drops April 1st on Mute Records

Yeasayer, the once indie, then psychedelic pop, now experimental band from Brooklyn, have been slowly leaking new tracks since January...
Music, Tracy Bryant,

Watch “Hey Spaceman!” A new video by Tracy Bryant

We can’t stop listening to Tracy Bryant’s solo album Subterranean, and even more stoked to share his video for “Hey Spaceman!”,...
what youth recommends nat young

Watch Nat Young in “Commute” A rare edit from a World Tour surfer

We just don’t get them. Edits from World Tour guys. Not proper ones at least. It’s very refreshing to watch Nat hone...
what youth 4 years dane reynolds surfing

4 Years Ago Today We Released This The first visions of What Youth

Maybe the wine is making us feel extra nostalgic tonight (what else is new), but it presents a nice moment...

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