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NEW YEARS DAY PIPELINE HANGOVER Belligerently Ripping

It’s oh so refreshing to see these adolescents keeping the underground lit. In episode five of Raw Cut, Barron, Noah, Kalani, and Makana provide a look into yet another day of salty fun on the North Shore. The future is their playground to run on their terms alone and as always, we are psyching to…

Listen to Lauren Ruth Ward’s Blue Collar Sex Kitten Meow

Lauren Ruth Ward’s sound is one that plays with fire as her voice ignites a deep passion that sends you purring into a harmonious hypnosis. Looking to hear more? You’re in luck as she’s performing at the Observatory on January 25th in Costa Mesa, CA., to promote her new single “Blue Collar Sex Kitten”. Guaranteed…

adidas Skateboarding Debuts “Heitor”

adidas Skateboarding releases “Heitor,” the first full-length part from Heitor da Silva for the brand. Shot primarily in Los Angeles, Taiwan, Philadelphia, and Buenos Aires, the three-minute video features one of the team’s newest and most exciting additions skating a variety of spots both traditional and obscure. Originally hailing from Brazil, and now living between…

Salina Cruz Outtakes A Trip to Mainland Mex

Into Salina Cruz. Sometimes we find ourselves traveling upon planes, trains, and automobiles, racing across borders, over datelines, and into new cultures. This was certain the case for Kai Hing, Dylan Graves, Shane Borland, Simon Hetrick, and Matt Tromberg who sought out some desolate lines in the deep south of mainland Mexico. We already shared some…

The Vault: Afternoon Interview With Geoff Rowley The Next Wave of Destruction

We’ve reached into our Vault for yet another classic of when Geoff rolled by the office for a convo in this version of Afternoon Interview.   Geoff Rowley walked into What Youth with a skateboard under his arm, standing in the center of our warehouse — declining the need to sit down — and proceeded…

Flashbacks From Waco There and Back Again

There and back again. Around the New Year it’s hard not to reflect on life’s experiences, but now we face a new 12 months to once again find something different in our effort to entertain you. Creating something original from something that has been played to death ain’t easy in today’s world of throw-away media,…

Watch Sababa A Tale of Two Skateboarders from Israel and Palestine

In the film featured below, Sababa, two skateboarders are featured from two very different cultures. This video was blindly sent to us but once we looked at it we felt like it was something that should be shared. Among the physical dividers, well as the spiritual partitions that define these cultures, lies a simply wooden connection…

Ty Segall and The Traditional Fools Stormy Nights at the Sandpiper

Before Ty Segall. There was The Traditional Fools. Growing up in Laguna with friends Andrew, and Dave formed a trio that captured their early adolescent amusements. So we cruised to a late night show at the Sandpiper in Laguna Beach to see what they had in store before they kicked off their mini-tour across the map….

WY Recommends Josh Kern’s Book From Deutschland with Love

Dear What Youthers, From time-to-time various submissions arrive at the What Youth office. Yesterday, a random delivery showed up in the...

Whacked out in WACO Southern Antics

One of our very talented men behind the lens, James Lugo, was with us on a trip to Waco a...

Sir Jack in his Element We love us some fresh Robbo.

We love us some fresh Robbo. Especially in and around his home environs. Our opinion, this is what a clip should...

Kai Hing Loves Beach Breaks A Metal Neck Jaunt to Central America

Here’s a quick hit vid shot by Metal Neck’s Matt Tromberg titled: Kai Hing Loves Beach Breaks. Yes, he does and this...

Listen to Sky Ferreira’s “Voice’s Carry” The New Album is Finally Official

It’s official. Sky Ferreira’s long awaited album is set to drop any day now. Since her self-funded sophomore release of Night Time,...

FORMER HITS BALI

From the looks of things, Dane, Craig and their new pick-up, Benny Howard, turned a trip to Bali into a...

HOW CAN WE HELP KEEP SKATE SHOPS ALIVE?

Our friends at Jenkem Magazine recently posted a great piece about the slow but steady closure of some of the...

The Moniz Family Family, Respect, & Aloha

Big things often have humble beginnings. You could say the Moniz family truly fits this bill Beginning many years ago...

Flip Skateboards Roams Through Europe Never Mind the Escargot

Arto Saari is a fucking legend. This we know. His long association with skateboarding, as both as a skater as...

What’s in William Strobeck’s Coffee? A Parisian Excursion

Entrenched into the surroundings of his reality.  Enriched with the raw. William Strobeck’s most recent work, Supreme’s “BLESSED”, is a...

Watch Orb Harry Bryant v. United States

Orb, featuring Harry Bryant. A tribute to the West, wave pools, and America. All in one. Harry Bryant puts on a...

Mozes and the Firstborn They’re coming in hot

Mozes and the Firstborn’s sound is like melded grunge met power pop met on a blind date. Opposites do attract. The...

Watch Blackout Control by Spendtime Palace All Inclusive Romantic Getaway

Hailing from Newport Beach, this five-man-brotherhood is one of the reasons why your little siblings can’t get off their insta. Where...

Nike SB x Stüssy Lance Mountain and Friends Get Wild in the Streets

“Whether it’s in the terrain, riding something new or in a different way, or in the maneuvers, the story of...

Michael February Vans

Vans announced over the weekend that South African surf stylist, Michael February, is now head to toe. Although already a long...

Watch Daytona Tijuana Ventura A Hockey Short

Starring: Andrew Allen, John Fitzgerald, Donovon Piscopo, and Diego Todd. These guys turn some spots into rubble in a Hockey...

Watch Blastoid Featuring Shaun Manners

13 minutes of pure froth. A soundtrack that makes our eyes jonesing for the next clip. More to come from this...

O Waco Where Art Thou? The 35mm Outtakes

We dug through the archives. These shots brought us back to the laughs. The late nights. The early mornings. Plus, all...

Craig. by Respondek Get One Now

Craig is the third installment of a book series shot by John Respondek. The pages are dressed in mustard ink and feature stunning photos of...

Watch Oscar Langburne in “Elegia” A Hayden Shapes Flick

We found this quote on the Hayden  Shapes site and thought it was appropriate “Give the people what they want,...

The Vault 03 Na-kel Smith Afternoon Interview

Na-kel is probably on a screen near you whether that be in “Blessed” or Mid 90’s. All of that is making...

Adelio Presents: A Collection of Rob Rob Rickard in OZ to NZ

Watch Rob Rickard as he tears along the puzzled coasts of OZ and NZ, finding shade in their waters. With so...

Waco, Texas

  We had a clever story idea tee’d up that played off a creepy old horror movie, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre....

WY Premiere: Grave Flowers Bongo Band Listen to the exclusive album premiere of Flower Pot 

Gabe Flores works at Walt’s Bar on Eagle Rock Blvd, the pinball beer and wine spot on the corner of...

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