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

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Listen to CFM’s New Single And go to their record release show tonight

CFM, the creation of Charles Francis Moothart II, runs on pure momentum and full blown rock ‘n’ roll. In the two years that they’ve existed as a band, Moothart’s solo separation from Fuzz and other Ty Segall collaborations has released two albums. That’s a pretty quick turnaround considering all their other commitments. Their latest, Dichotomy…

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Watch “RVCAustralia” Late summer sessions with Alex Knost & Ellis Ericson

A groovy little vid from RVCA down on the East Coast of Oz towards the end of summer. Exactly what we hope happens when summer arrives here.

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One Roll 023: Steve Rowe When We Were Young Show at The Observatory

A couple different generations collided in Costa Mesa, CA over the weekend. With a lineup that included ’90s and noughties emo-ish bands like AFI, Morrissey, Descendants, Taking Back Sunday, Saves the Day, Alkaline Trio and The Get Up Kids, as well as modern acts like Sheer Mag, Sunflower Bean, Beach Fossils and tons more, several…

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If it could all be so simple Evan Geiselman, Mitch Crews and Mikala Jones find shade in Mexico

The song and the idea of going down to Mexico to do step offs for an ad campaign isn’t exactly an adventure, but the mini pipes these guys get towed into will make you forget you’re being sold trunks. Also, rather impressed with the filming in this: someone can hold a camera off the back…

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Listen to Michael Nau And chill on his new single, “Light That Ever”

Need something sweet and soothing to soundtrack your way through the weekend? Michael Nau’s new single, “Light That Ever”, off his forthcoming album Some Twist on Suicide Squeeze, is the perfect jam to get you there, wherever there may be. Nau’s impressively stripped down approach to what can only be described as a combination of…

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Watch Radical Times on the Gold Coast The boardriders series makes a stop on the Gold Coast

There is a voice over in this. That might make you cringe. But there is also some surfing that will make you amped. So, meet us in the middle. The Gold Coast is that fucking fun. Some reasons why here.  

Watch “Trunki” New clip from the Blobys in Paris

Hadrien Buhannic’s latest edit from the streets of Paris. Featuring Kevin Rodrigues, Greg Cuadrado, Hjalte Halberg, Vincent Touzery, Paul Grund, Gauthier Rouger, Oscar Candon, Roman Gonzalez and William Moneris.

WY Premiere: Listen to Cat Signs And stream their new track, “New Colour”

I first saw Cat Signs play back in 2013 at the Wayfarer, when it was still called the Detroit Bar, and Anthony Perry was still the bassist of the Growlers. “That was one of our first shows,” Perry told me, reminiscing fondly over what started out as a side project.  Although the band had been hatched nearly four…

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What Youth Eats: Turkish Kebabs Now that we’ve graduated from our tour through Europe, let’s cook what we ate the whole time at home

Now that we finished up our three city tour through Berlin, Cologne and Amsterdam, its time to shine a light on the...
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Girl We Adore: Rachel Tabb Singing, No Regrets and Making good choices

What is your full name? Rachel Leigh Tabb Do you have any nicknames? Rae, Roo Where were you born and...
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Watch the Trailer for “Proximity” A new film from Taylor Steele (Wow, it’s nice to write that)

Unless you’re like a crusty old bitter guy, there’s a good chance you’ve been a fan or know Taylor Steele’s...
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My Fondest Memory: Airport Beers After a week in paradise, it’s the anticipation in those pre-flight bubbles I remember

I just got home from five days in absolute “paradise.” Clear water, boat rides, adventure, diving, nurse shark sightings, couple fun...
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HUF PRESENTS 45° NORTH, 122 ° WEST Skating in the Pacific Northwest

Really sick vid of the Huf team tearing up the Pacific Northwest set to a lovely Cocteau Twins jam. Featuring...
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AVE in “Devil on Horseback” I don’t know what else to say: AVE for FA is fucking sick

Anthony Van Engelen is an in-house favorite. Always has been, always will be. Nice to get a quick clip like...
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Jake Anderson is now on Former Well, well well!

Look who just jumped in the tub with Dane, Austyn and Craig! It’s Jake Anderson. Jake is clearly one of our...
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Johan Stuckey is a WKND Professional Is anyone having more fun than WKND right now?

The dudes at WKND have a really good time roasting and ripping on Johan Stuckey. Now he’s having the last...
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What’s a “Surf Journalist”? Chas Smith analyzes the most absurd thing in surfing for What Youth Issue 17

The surf journalist. The surf. Journalist. Is there anything in this world more absurd? Any two words that belong together less...
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FORD’S BACK! (Although he never went anywhere): Happy Birthday Ford Archbold!

Ford Archbold surfing the way he surfs because thats the way he wants to surf on his Madhouse Kustomz shape...
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WHAT YOUTH DRINKS: BUILD A BAR Home bars made easy. Let’s get the drinks flowing.

Don Draper would approve. Bar carts with gold rails, hand carved mixing gadgets, illuminated backlighting — home bars these days...

We got our hearing back Photos From What Youth Issue 17 Release Party Presented by Brixton

Our Issue 17 release party is over — and has been for a few days now, but there is still a...
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WY Premiere: Listen to the Buttertones And stream their album Gravedigging

The Buttertones are one of those rare bands that sound almost exactly like their name. They’re smooth, buttery if you...
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Watch Cory Hanson’s New Video For wistful, hypnotic single “Garden of Delight”

Cory Hanson, best known for his skull crushing band Wand, released his debut album The Unborn Capitalist From Limbo late last year...

Listen to the Regrettes In case you haven’t heard

The Regrettes will scare the shit out of you (in a good way). They’re already hitting the road at sixteen,...
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Huf City Japan Tour Austyn Gillette, Josh Matthews, Brad Cromer, Matt Gottwig, Dick Rizzo and Jake Anderson tear up Tokyo

It was fun watching the Huf team takeover Monster Children’s Instagram account while they were in Japan, (I’m sure a...
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Quotes From Issue 17 A small glimpse inside the new issue

“Waves are crashing over the boat. It’s a strong boat though. One of the strongest. It rocks and rolls but stays steady. Plates...

Watch Fries Taillieu’s new Globe part Skating all around Europe

Introducing Fries’ new guest colorway of David Gonzalez Eagle SG. Globe’s Shogun cupsole adds greater support and flexibility with an...
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What Youth Issue 17 Release Party This Thursday Night at The Wayfarer in Costa Mesa Presented by Brixton

What Youth Issue 17 is out and shipping now, and this Thursday you can join us at The Wayfarer in...
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Watch “Jump” Featuring Ronnie Sandoval, Raven Tershy, Grant Taylor, Ishod Wair & more

Rye Beres compiled some of his recent footage and put out an edit with Grant Taylor, Rick Fabro, Ronnie Sandoval,...
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Pat Gudauskas in “Fever Island” Upbeat in the right way

An array of retro visuals to go along with fierce surfing. Pat puts it all together in this latest clip,...
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Dion. by Respondek Photographer John Respondek released part one of a new photographic essay series featuring Dion Agius. You should grab one.

Spon and Dion travel the world together a lot. And they end up with a lot of material worthy of...
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Black Lips Announce New Album Release killer track “Can’t Hold On”

Black Lips have a new album coming out, wonderfully titled Satan’s graffiti or God’s art?, their official eighth studio release....
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Bryce Young’s Part in “The Zone” More of this please

Thanks to Vissla we are getting some of the best clips from Jack Coleman’s The Zone. Earlier this year it was Derrick...