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The Duality of Kanoa Igarashi An American Samurai

The average 20-year old’s mind may be going in a million directions, however, Kanoa’s Igarashi’s is focused on the path to the Olympics.  We explored the origin of his samurai blood that runs through his veins like a hit of wasabi. While he is American by birth but Japanese by heritage, he may have a…

Watch Obsolette with Kale Walsh A New Short

“Obsolette” featuring Kale Walsh is the newest edit from the 18 year old who is the on the verge of being the next Jay Davies. Charging heavy slabs and stomping massive airs looks too easy for Kale. The West Oz native is no stranger to the point breaks and ramps his home has to offer. Providing…

Watch Matt Meola in “Mango on the Ments” Killing Anything He Touches

You may remember Matt Meola as that freaky, skinny kid hurling himself into the flats for a chance at 50k in Taylor Steele’s InnerSection contest. Not a lot has changed since then. He still has knees made of rubber and his tube riding skills are only getting better. However the jury is still out with…

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday Music Roundup with Maya Eslami

Listen to Kikagaku Moyo Masana Temples by Kikagaku Moyo/幾何学模様 Kikagaku Moyo, an experimental psychedelic band based in Tokyo, blend elements of jazz, blues, proto, and, of course, psych, to achieve a robust, atmospheric sound filled with kaleidoscope vibrations, so pleasing and warm and somehow also heavy, sludgy, like a classic Flower Travellin’ Band track, that…

Q&A WITH EVAN MOCK Balancing skating, surfing, California, Hawaii and Paris Fashion Week

Born and bred on the North Shore of Oahu, Evan Mock draws unique lines from water to concrete. Evan recently cruised by What Youth HQ for a roll on the ramp and some coffee. We dove into the roots of his first legit deck, Paris Fashion Week, and living on the mainland.   Everyone is…

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday Music Roundup with Maya Eslami

Listen to Ty Segall’s Cover of “I’m A Man” Ty Segall is a fan of music. That’s the intro to the press release for his new cover of The Spencer David Group’s “I’m A Man,” one of my all-time favorite soul smash bangers. Ty Segall is also a fan of covering classic songs, which he’s…

LISTEN TO DUNBARROW Their new album “Dunbarrow II” is pure proto-doom pleasure

Scandinavia is no stranger to the doom-laden, sludged-out, proto metal machinations that keep our brains bursting with sound and our ears aching with sweet, effervescent pain. So it’s no surprise that Dunbarrow – Haugesund, Norway’s quintet that’s best filed next to Graveyard and Witchcraft – shred with that same proto doom flavor. On their latest…

WHAT YOUTH PREMIERE Watch Easy’s New Music Video “Nothing New”

Ever feel like getting in your car and just driving, wheels on the road, no destination, to get free, even if it’s only for a day? That’s the vibe in Easy’s latest video for “Nothing New,” starring Camille Rowe strapped in a ’64 Oldsmobile Starfire, windows down, destination unknown. Shot entirely on 16mm film by…

Chippa on Waco The Q&A

After our recent blowout of the BSR Cable Park in Waco, Texas, we caught up with Chippa Wilson and what...

Newsstand Concrete Girls by Charlotte Thomas

Concrete Girls is a photo collective of UK’s skate culture.Often understated, the United Kingdom has brought out some of the...

4 Cities: Cole Sandman Episode 6: Venturing Around Santa Cruz Presented by Volcom

Cole Sandman is that one kid in your town that everyone loves. His personality is contagious. He’s an old soul...

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday Music Roundup with Maya Eslami

Editor’s Note: This week’s Hump Club features one video, and one video only. Because sometimes one is all you need....

Watch Indonesian Strike With Ryder Guest Kauai’s Newest Export

The abandoned fishing boat going over the falls at Nias broke the internet last month. But that ghost rider wasn’t...

Watch Namibia ’18 John Mel and Skeleton Bay Are a Match Made in Heaven

Can you ever get sick of watching the world’s best left-hander? We think not. John Mel gives his dad a...

Watch: Stefan Janoski’s Short Film “God I Need a Girlfriend” Skater flexs his sculpting/singing/song writing/producing skills alongside Foster Huntington

Stefan Janoski is not only a talented skater, but also a renowned artistic “slashy.”  He put his “/” abilities to...

Cult of Freedom Prepare to be Recruited

 Three of Globes finest dive into New Zealand for some action. Coming to a screen near you, get ready to be...

Watch “Tyler” A Hint of Nostalgia

  Tyler Gunter has been on the grind lately. Between getting ready for the contest on East Coast, wedge and...

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday Music Roundup with Maya Eslami

Listen to Tony Molina Kill The Lights by Tony Molina West Bay Native Tony Molina sounds like something you’d discover...

WATCH MAURO DIAZ IN “PIECE OF MIND” Metal Neck Keeps it Metal

Mauro Diaz has been on a tear lately. Opting for the empty beach break slabs in Nicaragua over your a...

Watch Beach Goth See The Growlers Take Back What’s Theirs

Where can you expect to find GWAR, Doug E. Fresh, and The Growlers all on one fine Sunday you ask?...

Watch Gonz Re-create Skate Art History 20 years on Mark Gonzales gives performance art skateboarding another go

Performance art skateboarding in a German fine art gallery? Only Mark Gonzales could do this proper justice. Well that was...

THE DANNY CLINCH INTERVIEW As Seen In Issue #20

One of the most iconic music photographers of our generation, Danny Clinch was generous enough to open his archives to...

WATCH THE HUNT FOR THE 7 SEAS WETSUIT Vissla Loses Their Minds in the Desert

As fall approaches here in the Northern Hemi, Vissla just dropped it’s new Season 7 wetsuit trailer. We’d never blindly...

LISTEN TO MYSTIC BRAVES A What Youth Exclusive Premiere

The mellowest michelada sunshine surprise ending to summer is Mystic Braves’ new LP The Great Unknown and we’re premiering it...

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday Music Roundup with Maya Eslami

Listen to SAVAK’s New Single “Dead Dick” Beg Your Pardon by SAVAK SAVAK, the Brooklyn-based trio consisting of members from...

Watch “Misery Loves Company” Trade in Your Boardies For a 6Mil

On our recent adventure to Ireland with Ian Crane and Soli Bailey, the boys were lucky to be taken under...

Watch Parker Coffin and Bobby Martinez in Inspire Non Tour Life Never Felt So Good

Parker Coffin has been tearing up computer screens as of late. In his new series, Inspire, Parker and Bobby light...

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday Music Roundup with Maya Eslami

We are a day late on our Wednesday Hump Club. But we have an excuse. We’ve been in Waco, Texas...

Watch “Vacancy” And Pack Your Bags for the East Coast

Never heard of Seth Conboy? Well you should. There’s a new crop of young East Coasters blowing up and making...

Watch Head Noise Noa Deane’s 15 Minute Magnum Opus

Over six months in the the making, we were overly excited to see Noa raise the bar once again. He...

Watch The Young Guns Final Slater’s Wave Finally Got an Air Section

Sammy Pupo takes out a solid cast of “young guns” in a Wild West shootout. His full rotator at the...

Hump Club Your Wednesday Music Roundup with Maya Eslami

GØGGS Announce New Album Ready? GØGGS, the heavy shredding project of Chris Shaw, Ty Segall, Michael Anderson and Charles Moothart,...

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