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

ROARK PRESENTS: CAMINO ABIERTO

The fine gentleman at Roark Revival have always put an emphasis on travel and the spirit of adventure. If this...

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...

“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...

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...

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...

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...
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Listen to: LUKAS IONESCO Watch his video (shot by Zack Spiger and edited by Blake Myers) for his first single “Sold My Life”

One of our own had a hand in this beautifully shot vid and new song, and it being love day and...
what youth recommends holiday gift guide 2017

The What Youth Wish List Here are all the things we want this holiday season, which is probably stuff you or the youth on the run in your life will want

Being a youth on the run requires a significant amount of equipment. And I don’t mean useless consumer goods (well,...
Brett Barley, Surfing, Super Surfboards, Outer Banks

Watch “Super Strike: Outer Banks” The brighter side of the hurricane onslaught on the East Coast with Super Surfboards

Super Surfboards has some friends in high places on the east coast and took advantage of that the last few...
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Crap presents: Family Matters Watch the Crap Eyewear team rip to The Paranoyds

This is a collision of a lot of things we dig: some of our favorite skaters — including Kevin Bradley, Chris Gregson, Truman...

Listen to Peeling Sweet and salty jams from Toronto

Money. Roses. And a black leather glove. These images induce all sorts of titillating references in my brain, and the...
Albee Layer, 540

Albee Layer’s backside 7 (with revert) A first on film

I mean, he spins 900, flies above 700. Either way, big congrats to Maui boy Albee Layer, and thanks for committing...

WY Premiere: Howardian’s “Box Turtle” An animated voyage with an environmental plea 

Ian Vanek’s new project Howardian has been floating under the radar for some time now, and today, we’re happy to...

Welcome Rivers launch “Fracture” Prints, tees, art and more in limited quantities

Warren Smith and Grady Archbold are always dabbling in interesting things. Their creative outlet Welcome Rivers regularly release prints, shirts, art, rings,...

Watch “Oh Yes” Skating in Italy with the Converse Team

Italy with the Converse Team Featuring Ben Kadow, Kenny Anderson, Sean Pablo, Sage Elsesser and more.
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“Couch Tour Two” the Teaser Featuring Balaram Stack, Ryan Carlson, and TJ Gumiela

There’s an ocean on the East Coast. Sometimes we might forget, we are easily distracted by clear warm waters and perfect...
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Submit Lizard Clips, Win a new Hex Bag If we run your clips in our grand finale summer episode, you’re getting a new backpack

Summer is coming to a close somewhat soon. And while that doesn’t change how we operate much, we know it means...
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Radical Times in South Africa Quiksilver takes a crew that includes Matt Banting, Zach Miller, Bryan Fox, Le-Ann Curren, Mikey February and Javier Mendizabal to SA

A new look Quiksilver team. A Curren. Some skaters. A very large continent. And one of our favorite people ever...

Opening of the Poler Store in Laguna A classic mid-summer’s night in Laguna Beach to celebrate the opening of the new Poler store

It was once an ancient and overgrown nursery on PCH in Laguna Beach. Now it houses all the functional quirk...
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‘Twelve’ with John John Florence Episode 1 of the 7-part series

Draaaaamaaaaa.

Welcome To Converse: Bobby De Keyzer Filmed over the course of 4 weeks in Barcelona and Toronto

Bobby De Keyzer is officially on Converse. Filmed over the course of four weeks between Barcelona, Spain and Bobby’s home town of...

Listen to Slow Hollows We chat with this band of high schoolers on their new song “Again,” and playing on a bill with Skrillex

Slow Hollows are a band based in LA. They are still in grade school – most in high school. They...
Dane Reynolds, Surfing, Quiver

Go inside Dane Reynolds’ Garage A close look at Sealtooth’s quiver

Here is a 15-minute tour of Dane’s garage and the dozens and dozens of surfboards he houses in that garage....
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Give Yago Dora 8 Minutes The next step in Yago’s progression: Lots of Flow

We’ve come to expect a lot from Yago Dora. From his Adolescents part, to coming along to the frozen beaches...
Willian Finnegan, surfing, music, Kirra

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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Watch Soli Bailey at Cloudbreak Riding all sorts of sleds and drawing really rad lines

Soli Bailey is another guy we’re taking on the road next month. And boy are we glad we are. His...
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On Middle East Skateboarding Palestine has a Skate Scene

Documentary filmmaker and skater Maen Hammed recently dropped out of law school to pursue the making of a film about...
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Watch Andrew Allen’s C Roll “Leftover Leftover’s” from Boys of Summer

Leftover leftover’s of Andrew Allen from Boys of Summer.
Mikey Wright, Surfing, West Oz

Radical Times in Western Australia Mikey Wright, Kanoa Igarashi, Leo Fioravanti and more sending it in the West

A lot can happen during a few days in the desert. Sharks, ankle bends, dirt flings, tons of ripping, and...
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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...
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...

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