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

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Watch “Homeland” A Sardinian surf trip with Leo Fioravanti

Fun fact, one of the best days of surfing I ever had actually went down in Barcelona. Seriously, I’m not kidding. It was right after an impressive summer storm and there were warm-water, six foot peaks up and down Barceloneta Beach for two days straight. Paired with the beautiful people, culture, and countless toes-in-the-sand bars it…

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“Charred Remains: Arson Department II” The raw footage we’ve been waiting for

Arson Department II had us psyched, and the raw footage is even better. All the spills and thrills we’ve been waiting for. Featuring Grant Taylor, Ronnie Sandoval, Raney Beres, Jamie Foy, Taylor Kirby, Ishod Wair, Zion Wright, Evan Smith, Daan Van Der Linden, Hermann Stene, Harry Lintell, Simon Jensen, Dennis Busenitz, Bobby Worrest, Peter Ramondetta, Matt Gottwig,…

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Stream “Listen Now, Misty Dawn” Hopefully you’ve seen it live, downloaded and now you can stream it

I used to watch surf videos over and over and over again, until they crackled in the VCR, or the DVD scratched itself to death. And in today’s day and age, it gets trickier and trickier to do this. One because there is so much out there, and two pulling up websites or opening your…

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WY Premiere: MammaBear Watch their new video for “My House”

Atlanta-based three-piece MammaBear have something to say about the current state of society, and you better open your ears and listen. On their new single “My House,” off their upcoming album SAY, frontman Kyle Gordon takes aim at the self-absorbed quality embedded in social media, and media in general, with a pulsing, high-energy, rampage of a…

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Watch “Elijah & Evan” Late afternoon skates around LA

Brothers spending an afternoon skating around Venice. An old school look set to some new school, lo-fo house soundtrack. Filmed and put together by one of our favorites Hunter Martinez.

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Watch “Chapter 2: Homegrown” The Billabong family cracks open the Gold Coast

Jack Freestone, Creed McTaggart, Kai Hing, Parko, Mick, and the rest of team Billabong rip into the Gold Coast before it gets flooded with out of towners for the Quiky Pro. Shots of warm, blue water, tanned locals, mind-bending point breaks, and Ryan Callinan toting a Gold Coast briefcase within. Oh, and lots of really good…

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Watch “Converse CONS x Kevin Rodrigues” Kevin and friends skating around Paris in his new CTAS Pro Colorway’s

Kevin Rodrigues put together this little edit of he and some friends skating around Paris in his new CTAS Pro Colorway’s. Featuring Paul Grund, Luidgi Gaydu, Roman Gonzales, William Monneris, Benjamin Chadourne, Vincent Touzery, Mathias Sauvageon Cannizzaro, and Antoine Lambert.

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Listen to Haley Heynderickx Some soothing hump day recovery music

Portland-based Haley Heynderickx may have a complicated last name, but her music is as easy and soothing and palatable as a glass of warm whiskey to get you through this hump day. Her debut album I Need To Start A Garden reflects that ease with songs of discovery, healing, and an unabating lust for life. Regarding…

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Watch “Fancy Lad’s Newest Freak” Bizarro tricks with Matt Tomasello

According to video provider Jenkem, Matt Tomasello skates, “Like Rodney Mullen on bath salts.” So that’s something. No wonder Fancy Lad decided...
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Want To Help Direct The Next Girl Skate Flick? Spike Jonze will lend you a few pointers

Girl and Chocolate have always been companies that, well, “get it.” And they’ve hung around for the better part of the...
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Watch King Tuff’s New Video For funky, soul-tinged single “Psycho Star”

Last week, King Tuff emerged from his hiatus spaceship with the reflective, somber, tug on your heartstrings single “The Other,”...
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Watch “Quivered” Rasta shows off what he’s got underneath his feet these days

A brief chat with Dave Rastovich about what he’s putting under his feet. It’s a neat lesson about what helps one...

Stream Terri Terri’s New Album His self-titled debut drops tomorrow

It’s Monday. Back to that daily grind. Whether it’s on your board, in the waves or on the concrete, or...
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What A Weird Feeling Or, how I learned to stop complaining and love the Volcom Pipe Pro

Alright, I’d hate to chew your patience away with some 3000-word contest breakdown here. Besides, there’s no need for that. That’s...
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Music to Make You “Bang” A playlist of heavy jams that’ll hopefully get you ready for a war cry

In Steven Spielberg’s classic Peter Pan remake “Hook,” the Lost Boys do this incredible war cry thing during an insult...
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The Volcom Pipe Pro Wasn’t Terrible Yesterday And that’s coming from us.

You ever fallen out of bed, kicked the bed post, spilt the toothpaste on your work shirt, then died in...
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Watch “FOCUS: Jon Dickson Part 1” Emerica tells the story of how Jon became the person & skater he is today

We are always big fans when we get to see our favorite personalities documented. Jon has a fascinating story and...
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Listen to Slaughterhouse Raw, unadulterated punk that’ll do your body good

Slaughterhouse is a new punk band from Los Angeles, and their self-titled debut EP is so good I’ve been humming...
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Nike SB Welcomes Daan Van Der Linden Daan and friends skate around Gran Canaria with ease

Anything with Daan Van Der Linden is worth a watch. Congrats to Daan and Nike SB for snagging yet another...
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Listen to Pearl Charles And catch her record release show tonight at the Echo

Pearl Charles has been playing music since before most of us could even read a book. Those years of fine-tuning...
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Watch “An Ode To The Queen” Another day at Rincon with Luke Davis, Yadin Nicol, Curren Caples, and more

Just another day at the Queen of The Coast. Rincon with Luke Davis, Yadin Nicol, Curren Caples, Griffin Colapinto, and more....
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A Collab with meaning Union and Thee Teen-Aged present “Trust the Process” a powerful message and really sick clothing. And we see you, Ishod!

For a while, “collab” was a dirty word here. They got ridiculous and seemed to take advantage of our very human...

Outside the Comfort Zone San Francisco to Florida to the North Shore to “The Other Guys.”

It’s been one of those days. Weeks. Years. Hell, six years. I haven’t used my own soap in three weeks....
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King Tuff Is Back With beautiful new song “The Other”

Four years is a long ass time, especially in the world of music so readily available we forget to stop...
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Ultimate Painting Drops New Album And shares new video for “Not Gonna Burn Myself Anymore”

Songwriting can really take it out of you. And for Ultimate Painting, my favorite band coming out of London right...
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Watch “Eel Boy” Mason Ho doing Mason Ho things

Look, I love Mason Ho. You love Mason Ho. We all love Mason Ho. No one seems to have any gripes...
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Watch “Always More” “Just For Kicks” B-Sides with Noah Wegrich, Mitch Coleborn, and Nate Tyler

Remember Noah Wegrich’s “Just For Kicks” that came out on the start of January? No worries if you don’t because that...
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Watch “Arson Department II” Featuring Grant Taylor, Ronnie Sandoval, Raney Beres, Jamie Foy, Ishod Wair, and more

Grant Taylor, Ronnie Sandoval, Raney Beres, Jamie Foy, Taylor Kirby, Ishod Wair, and Zion Wright keep burning through the Bay...

Our night out in Florida We partied with Vissla and Jacuzzi Boys while world premiering the new Cam Richards part in Florida

No one does it quite like Florida. And we had that reiterated Friday night when we rallied up all our...
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Watch Cam Richards new part “22” This is why we partied with Cam and the Vissla crew Friday night

After we went and hung with Cam in South Carolina — fishing and riding motorcycles and catching sharks and the like...
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Watch “Rusty So Fresh” Team Rusty plays the hits

Would you look at that it’s another 2017 compilation video being shared in, well… late January 2018. But this is a...
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Watch Nike SB’s “True to Form” With Ishod Wair, Alex Olson, Donovon Piscopo, Antonio Durao and Zion Wright

Nike SB’s team headed up to the Bay Area. And wow. Just watch. Ishod Wair, Alex Olson, Donovon Piscopo, Antonio Durao...

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