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Kader Sylla Welcomed to the RVCA Family What’s next for the WY cover boy?

In the shady underworld of organized crime only The Boss can initiate an associate into the family, allowing them to become a made man.  In the concrete world of the skateboard industry, much the same, The Boss aka Andrew Reynolds can also help initiate a trusted associate into their extended families.  Kader Sylla – fresh…

“Distant Sky” Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Live in Copenhagen A VISUAL AUDIO EXPERIENCE

Last night folks wearing mostly black were treated to a glimpse into the soul of the most prolific Prince of Darkness himself… Nick Cave. Back in the fall, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds played an intimate show in Copenhagen’s Royal Arena and the project finally screened at select threatres around the world for one-night…

PORTRAIT 001 Griffin Loop

Our friend and filmmaker Jeff Alper recently collaborated with artist Griffin Loop on an awesome short film. The film, shot half on Super 8mm, serves as an artist bio on Loop and his journey working with metal, his new studio in Venice, and the perspective he has gained through his life. We’re stoked on the…

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 beauté.

Go Big or Go Sit in The Car A LOOK THROUGH THE LENS WITH THE LEGENDARY GRANT BRITTAIN

Grant Brittain is a pioneer. A legendary skate photog who showed us how to look through the lens at a genre he essentially created. Grant’s work has influenced generations of shooters as well as skaters all over the world, for many decades…and he’s still going strong. Grant Brittain is also a total bro’, and What…

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, a forward-thinking philosophy, and a generation of creators and innovators. It’s no wonder these two would make a great collaboration of unique artistic expression. Check out what this self-taught painter, sculptor, photographer, and filmmaker created…

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 cool breeze on a warm drive down the coast, the waves crispy on the horizon and the sun partially blinding the road. His second album You, Forever, drops June 1st on Saddle Creek Records, and…

The Entire Universe And Catch Them Live at Zebulon Tonight

Watch The Entire Universe’s New Video And catch them live at Zebulon tonight LA-based three-piece The Entire Universe have a new video out for single “Just Don’t,” a song bursting with energy and electrifying guitar licks and the kind of psych-inspired, garage tinged ear candy you need on a Friday. The video, directed by Gilbert…

Photo: Target Demographic

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday music round-up with Maya Eslami

Listen to Target Demographic   Target Demo by Target Demographic Kentucky-based shredders Target Demographic are heavy, scuzzy, and everything you...
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HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday music round-up with Maya Eslami

Listen to Iceage’s “Pain Killer” ft. Sky Ferreira I am completely obsessed with Copenhagen’s Iceage, and their new track “Pain...
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Exclusive Stream: Never Betters Listen to their new EP “Guns + Roses’ Roses”

Never Betters are fast, dirty, and filled with the kind of angst and pulsating energy and spirit we can’t help...

Volcom’s Road Rager at What Youth With Ryan Burch, Ozzie Wright, live performance by Manipulator and so many of you eating tacos and drinking beer

This is seriously what makes us tick. Days and nights like this. At or place. After spending the morning and early...
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WY Premiere: Lime Cordiale Watch their video for “What Is Growing Up”

Australian-based duo Lime Cordiale, formed by brothers Louis and Oli Leimbach while in high school, sound like the soundtrack to...
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Watch “Today’s Harvest” There goes Clay Marzo blowing our minds again

Clay surfs like a damn cat stuck on a hot tin room in the best possible way. He just jumps...
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Listen to Mom and the Mailman Watch “Lizard” and catch his show Saturday at the Wayfarer

Mom and the Mailman is the brainchild of Long Beach native Malcolm Bennett, but something tells me Malcolm is really...
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Watch Harry Bryant go soft on us And still surf better than me, you, and the rest of our lot

It appears the soft top takeover is inevitable. We’ve seen Noa and Chippa on them. And now Harry’s joining the cult....

Right, so the WSL starts again next week And hello, yes, we have some questions and concerns. Five exactly.

It is 6:30 am, picture the scene. It is 6:30 am and the crack of dawn in San Diego and...
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Volcom Road Rager at our place! Ryan Burch, Ozzie Wright and the whole band of Volcom pranksters are coming over Friday, March 9th from 3-7pm

Ryan Burch, Ozzie Wright and the Volcom band of Merry Pranksters have been Road Raging and zig-zagging their way across...
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HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday music round-up with Maya Eslami

Editor’s Note: We’ve taken note that most of us are relying on Maya’s music suggestions to expand our Spotify playlists, and...
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Watch Creed McTaggart’s “Bong Edit” Plus, everything else he just dumped out of his iMovie archives

Creed is just being the kindest by giving us all these goods over the past 24-hours. First there was his...

WY Premiere: Shark Toys Listen to their new single “Maze”

Shark Toys, maybe the most underrated band oozing out of Los Angeles these days, just signed with In The Red...
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Watch “Downhill From Here” Creed, Beau, Ellis and friends…no irony.

How lucky is Billabong to have Creed? This little vid chronicles the Wash boys from their Oz practice space…to the...

Watch “Pedro’s Bay B-Sides” Return to that tropical blue wedge with Eric Geiselman, Brendon Gibbens, Bryce Young, and Cam Richards

Vissla released Pedro’s Bay sometime around July last year. It’s one of those films about a band of hopeless romantics searching...
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Music to make you “Spread” A new playlist to butter your toast

Remember the scene in Pulp Fiction where Jules and Vincent Vega debate the severity and sexual implications of a foot...
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WY Premiere: Kip Nelson Watch his video for new single “Mexico”

Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Kip Nelson sounds like a psychedelic trip down a salty wave with the sun high in the...

A quick ode to Uncle Gav Please buy this legend a cold beer. He is a surfing treasure.

Yesterday you heard we went to Samoa and got hit by a cyclone before finding blue tubes and cold beers...
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“Where ya been?” A little update on our recent movements

Don’t you just love when people ask you that? Well, we do. And people been asking us – especially our mailman,...
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Watch “Bloom” Keep your eye on Frederico Morais

It’s no secret that Frederico Morais is pretty electric on his forehand. And this video emphasizes that point. I’m also...
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Watch Nyjah Huston in “Til Death” This is above the hate and a cultural event worth seeing

Hate on his clothes. Hate on his music. Hate on his style. Hate on him. Whatever you wanna do (we...
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Wand Drops New Single Listen to “The Gift”

If you thought you knew the direction Wand was embarking upon with last year’s impressive Plum, hold on to your socks....

Youth against the machine I’m so proud of you

Editor’s Note: Last Friday night I got emotional. I was watching recaps of what happened in the world that week and...

Let’s help Brayden Belden Laguna grom had a near fatal snowboarding accident and needs our help

It’s a scary reality of all the stuff we do: getting really hurt. And Laguna ripper Brayden Belden recently had...

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